From aesthetic style to travel expectations, liability insurance to portfolio usage, the complexities of teaming up with a hair and makeup artist can be intimidating.
At the same time, this partnership can be valuable to your success as a photographer. Collaborating with an artist—who is an expert at making someone over for the camera—can lead to confident clients and ultimately, better photography.
If you (the photographer) plan to hire (or be hired as) a Hair and Makeup Artist for a photo shoot, it is essential to establish clear expectations.
Whether you're starting out, shooting for free, or an experienced professional, this type of legal protection is extremely important.
That's why we offer an affordable Hair and Makeup Artist Contract tailored to professionals just like you. Our team of lawyers and photographers at TheLawTog® developed, reviewed, and approved this contract.
We think this is a pretty awesome combo—legal expertise and photographer know-how.
This contract outlines responsibilities and duties between the photographer and the hair and makeup artist to prevent issues in the working relationship. It gives you peace of mind by eliminating the unknowns.
This contract includes provisions such as independent contractor status, no partnership relationship, duration, supplies, confidentiality, liability, contractor state licensing (if required by law), liability insurance, prohibition of artist selling makeup and other materials to client, cancellation, indemnification of liability, attorney's fees, and legal miscellany.
Not only does our Hair and Makeup Artist Contract provide legal protection, it positions you as a credible business owner. Hair and makeup artists will respect your clear rules, detailed expectations, and you!
As an affordable way to protect your business, this lawyer-drafted, photographer-approved contract is a must-have investment for your long-term success.