TORSTEN WITTE is one of the most sought after celebrity groomers, hair & makeup artists in the industry today. He began his career in Germany in print and commercials until he decided to move into high-fashion, where he mastered his craft on the couture runways of Paris, New York and Spain.
Torsten’s work ranges from celebrity personal appearances and press tours to music videos and film to editorials, where he can create a vision and look with each client. Although Torsten’s portfolio is diverse, he enjoys working with musicians to conceive and develop the artist’s brand through the look he creates.
Torsten’s A-list celebrity clientele includes Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Matt Damon, Jodi Foster, Michelle Monaghan, Christian Bale, Ellen Pompeo, Penelope Cruz, Sabrina Carpenter, Jamie Foxx, Salma Hayek, Brooke Shields, Josh Duhamel, Greg Kinnear, Zac Efron, Zooey Deschanel, Betty White, Rooney Mara and countless others.
His work has been featured in films The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Martian, Nice Guys, Little Miss Sunshine, and most recently Battle of the Sexes, Great Wall of China and LaLa Land. In addition, Torsten has worked on big-budget music videos with artists such as The Rolling Stones, Fergie, P.Diddy, Shirly Manson, Grace Potter, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Lionel Richie, Ashley Tisdale and Vanessa Hudgens.
His work has also graced the pages of magazines including W, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Rolling Stone and InStyle, as well as commercials for John Frieda, CoverGirl, Cotton, Candies, Guess, Mercedes, iPod, Target, Coca-Cola, US Bank and Lexus.
Torsten resides in Los Angeles, CA.