BJ Batterman

“A consummate professional,” “true artist,” and “intensely passionate about her craft,” are just three of the phrases people often use to describe Barbra Jo Batterman, Las Vegas-based makeup artist and stylist to the stars. Batterman brings these terms to life every day, leading one of the most successful Las Vegas makeup businesses in the southwest. Just ask anyone who has watched her work her magic.

Barbra Jo’s skills land her a multitude of jobs in print, film, television and stage. Recent projects include the Billboard Music Awards, the Academy of Country Music Awards (CMA’s) and iHeart Radio.

Barbra Jo is known for her upbeat personality in addition to her incredible makeup artistry. Her expertise includes enhancing faces such as celebrities President Barack Obama, Paul McCartney, President Bill Clinton, Pitbull, Heidi Klum, Toby Keith and thousands of others. In addition, she is hired by corporations such as Caesars Entertainment and Hewlett Packard.

Barbra Jo Batterman began her journey in Philadelphia. Following in her mother’s footsteps, she began working at her mother’s cosmetic boutique and eventually took over the business after she retired. Soon after, she started getting hired as a freelance makeup artist and hair stylist for magazines, TV productions, weddings and working with top-notch photographers. Then in 1990, she packed up and moved to Las Vegas where she was courted by Chanel.

While at Chanel, Barbra Jo started to build a freelance makeup business and eventually moved out on her own doing the makeup and styling for various Las Vegas photo shoots, commercials and live productions.

In addition to her work on the grand stage, Barbra Jo has also built a large segment of her business specializing in makeup for Las Vegas weddings. Not a week goes by where she isn’t called by a soon-to-be-bride, referred by either one of their friends or the concierge at the hotel. Her Las Vegas wedding work has helped her become an expert in airbrushing, a common technique used among many brides, in addition to her celebrity clientele. Barbra Jo enjoys doing makeup for Las Vegas brides as she states she enjoys being part of their fairy tale moment.


 

TELEVISION

ABC Sports

Academy Awards

American Country Awards

American Music Awards

BET Awards

Billboard Music Awards

Bravo

CBS

CNN/2011 Republican Debate

CMT

David Letterman Show

E! Entertainment

Food Network/Iron Chef USA

Good Morning America

HGTV

Home Shopping Network

Miss America Pageant

MSNBC

MTV

Muscular Dystrophy Telethon

NBC

NHL Awards

PBS

Playboy TV

Spike TV

The George Strait Special

The View

TNT

Today Show

Top Chef

VH-1

World Poker Tour

World Series of Poker

PRINT

Allstate Insurance

Bellagio Hotel & Casino

Caesars Palace

Caesars Player

Cigar Aficionado

Cosmopolitan Hotel & Casino

Defending the Caveman

ESPN Magazine

First Magazine

Getty Images

Glenfiddich Scotch

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

Harrah’s Entertainment

Hyatt Hotel

Las Vegas Bride

Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority

Las Vegas Magazine

Longines

Los Angeles Times

Luxury Magazine

MGM Grand Hotel & Casino

MGM Resorts International

Nevada State Bank

New York-New York Hotel & Casino

Nike

OK Magazine

Pinnacle Entertainment

Rolling Stone Magazine

Southern Comfort

Southwest Airlines

Sprint Cellular

Studio 54

Turnberry Place

Vegas Magazine

Venetian Resort Hotel Casino

World Market Center

Wynn Resorts

CELEBRITIES

Alain Ducasse

Alex Stratta

Andre Agassi

Appolo Ohno

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Bill Maher

Bonnie Hunt

Brad Garrett

Brett Michaels

Chelsea Handler

Cloris Leachman

Chris Connelly

Dane Cook

Daniel Bouloud

Dave Navarro

David Cook

Donna Karan

Donny Osmond

Emeril Lagasse

Eric Stonestreet

Garth Brooks

Heidi Klum

Hot Tamales

Jay Leno

Joan Rivers

Joe Nichols

John Travolta

Julianne Hough

Kaley Cuoco

Kelly Clarkson

Ken Jeonj

Lauren Bacall

LeBron James

Maria Shriver

Martin Scorsese

Michael Jordan

Natalie Gulbis

Natasha Bedingfield

Paul McCartney

Piers Morgan

Plain White T’s

President Bill Clinton

Randy Jackson

Rebecca Romijn

Ringo Starr

Senator Harry Reid

Shania Twain

Siegfried & Roy

Steffi Graf

Taio Cruz

The Frey

Tiger Woods

Tim Allen

Tina Fey

Toby Keith

Tom Colicchio

Tom Hanks

Wayne Brady

Wolfgang Puck

Wynonna Judd

INDUSTRIALS

Cisco

Hewlett Packard

Hilton

Intel

JC Penney

Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health

Marriott

Midas

Shufflemaster

Sketchers

The Limited

COMMERCIAL

Adidas

America West Airlines

Bud Light

Burger King

Cantor Gaming

Cash Cab

Delta Airlines

Dockers

Green Valley Ranch

HBO Boxing

Hyundai

Kim Vo

Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority

Longines watches

MGM Resorts International

Miller Genuine Draft

Nike

Nutrisystem

Penn & Teller

Silverton Casino

Subway

Target

Top Chef

UFC

Wal-Mart

Wynn Resorts

CORPORATE

Acura

Arbonne

Bacardi

Burger King

Ford

Fuji Film

General Motors

Harley Davidson

Herbalife

Hewlett Packard

Home Depot

Honda

Levian jewelry

McDonald’s

National Association of Broadcasters

Nissan

Showest

Toshiba

Volkswagon

World Council of Gold