Genn Shaughnessy is a Commercial MakeUp Artist, Licensed Hair Stylist and Beauty Expert in Albany, NY who provides camera ready makeup, hair and wardrobe services for HD, TV, Photo and Film.
Genn’s ability to produce various types of Styling for HDTV, Photo and mixed media demonstrates her amazing eye for detail and her ability to think outside the lines of conventional thinking. Genn's vast knowledge of cosmetics & beauty tools shines in writing and producing beauty segments, blog posts and educational tutorials.
Genn Shaughnessy has numerous film, print and web credits to her name that include FOX, People Magazine, Teen People Magazine American Idols Live and Trading Spaces. She combines tremendous talent and make-up savvy with a plethora of experience and the ability to deliver uncompromising quality of work to every professional work setting.
Genn has trained under various accredited Directors and Department Heads and can boast working with celebrity clients such as; Mark Ruffalo, Ron Perlman, Judy Greer, Michael Shannon, Thomas Lennon, Christina Hendricks, Michael Torpey, Carrie Underwood, Alessandro Nivola, Alicia "Lecy" Goranson, Julianne Nicholson, David Cassidy, NY Giants Brandon Jacobs, and even former New York State Governor Elliot Spitzer.
Genn is also available for public speaking engagements, corporate training & seminars.
We are a small business, with limited staff. Please keep in mind we close early and open late for holidays, inclement weather and family emergencies. We will post on our FB Page if we close early or open late.
Monday 10am - 6pm
Tuesday 10am - 6pm
Wednesday 10am - 6pm
Thursday 10am - 6pm
Friday 10am - 6pm
Saturday 10am - 4pm
THE GOWN ROOM CLOSES
30 MINUTES EARLIER
PLEASE NOTE WE WILL NOT STAY OPEN LATER THEN OUR POSTED HOURS. Give yourself enough time to shop and have your purchases ready for checkout at closing time or before.
*Hours are subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances. Please check back prior to your visit especially if you are visiting us from out of town. We also always post notices to our Facebook Page if we have to close.
INDUSTRY APPRECIATION MONDAYS
SPA, SALON & Restaurant
MONDAYS 10am to 4pm
INDUSTRY APPRECIATION MONDAYS @FifisAlbany
SHOP MONDAYS AND RECEIVE AN EXTRA 20% off your total purchase.*
Just bring proof of employment with you.
*excludes LUXURY BRAND ITEMS LIKE LOUIS VUITTON, GUCCI, PRADA, FENDI, etc..
WARDROBE STYLIST PROGRAM
We are in the process of developing a Stylist program for all of our Wardrobe Stylist friends. The MakeUp and Hair room is being reformatted to include a wardrobe consultation office and fitting room so that Stylists can meet their clients in private and shop right in store with them at no charge.
For additional information on what the room includes, please visit our TV & Film Program page.
Please make an appointment in advance to use the Stylist Room.
Wardrobe Stylist Recommendations
WARDROBE & COSTUME DEPT. PROGRAM
Our new owner Genn Shaughnessy is no stranger to Film and Television and understands the dynamic of the Industry. We are able to meet with Wardrobe and Costume Department Heads and Designers to discuss your needs as well as provide direction for character development and continuing support throughout your entire production.
What our wardrobe & character development room has to offer;
Office station; computer desk stocked with supplies, chairs, and work spaces.
Cafe table with chairs for meeting or eating.
Free Wifi and Use of Printers and Fax Machines
Stocked coffee & Tea station, cold & hot water machine
Rolling racks available (please let us know how many, we have 4 extra)
MakeUp & Hair Counter with lighted mirror, adjustable hair chair and directors chair, ample power for hot tools & rolling metal hair cart.
Bathroom and kitchen available nearby in the store.
Our store is 2,400 square feet in total. We also have a lot more to offer please ask if you don't see what you need listed.