Nikki started her make-up career with the BBC, where she trained in all aspects of hair and make-up, becoming skilled in many different areas including fashion, historical, prosthetics, fantasy/body art and airbrushing.

After working as an assistant at the BBC on several productions, she now works on a freelance basis covering commercial, editorial, fasion shows and promotions.

Working alongside some top freelance photographers her clients have included: Absolute Radio, Britain's Top Model, Camera Press, Channel 4, Davidoff, ES Magazine, Michael Barnes, PlayStation, Samantha Sage Swimwear, Sky TV, Trevor Sorbie and Virgin mobile,

Personalities have included: Armstrong & Miller, Fearn Cotton, Jeremy Irons, Joanna Lumley, Melanie Sykes, Rachel Stevens, Robbie Williams, Samantha Janus, Sean Bean, Sir Roger Moore, Victoria Silvstedt.