Emma Welsh

After nearly 20 years in the industry, Emma is still excited by her job everyday. Starting her career at Toni & Guy her talents were quickly noticed and she was asked to set up the first Toni & Guy nail bar in Topshop’s flagship store in Oxford Circus.

She moved into session work when Jenny Frost asked her to do her nails for her then upcoming music video ‘Crash Landing’. Since then she has worked with a number of high profile clients, including 10 months touring with Lady Gaga for her Born This Way tour.

You can see her latest work in editorials for Elle and Tatler featuring Keira Knightley, Emma Watson and Kim Kardashian.


Agent Provocateur, Britain’s Next Top Model, Elle, Harpers Bazaar, Hunger Mag, I-D, Leighton Denny, Longchamp, M&S, Red or dead, Revlon, RSA Films and Tatler.

Celebrity Clients

Amber Anderson, Cindy Crawford, Dame Edna, Daniel Craig, Denis Lewis, Donna Air, Emma Watson, Eva Herzigova, Helena Christenson, Jenny Frost, Kate Beckinsale, Kate Moss, Keira Knightley, Kim Kardashian, Kimberly Stewart, Lady Gaga, Naomi Campbell, Pasty Kensit, Pixie Geldof, Sadie Frost, Suki Waterhouse, Thandie Newton and Yasmin Le Bon.


Alasdair McLellan, Bert Stern, Cuneyt Akeroglu, Damon Heath, David Vasiljevic, Jeff Hahn, Jonas Akerlund, Jorgen Ahlstrom, Kal Griffing, Kerry Hallihan, Mariano Vivanco, Peter Lindbergh, Rankin, Richard Bush and Terry Richardson.