When and how did you start your career in the world of beauty?
I started my career as the Beauty Consultant at Dior Cosmetics following my great passion for the beauty in 2001.
What does makeup mean to you?
It’s my life. In fact, I was born for that.
What are the main attributes of a Makeup Artist in your opinion?
As a matter of fact, all the Make up Artists are absolutely different and nobody can steal somebody’s original idea. In addition to, they are all individually creative due to a free spirit of the job. The Art of Beauty is created outside the box.
What do you love the most about your job?
The best thing is being a freelancer and arranging my own schedule around my clients.
How do you keep up with the latest beauty trends?
Following Masterclasses and attending them all over the world.
What’s the motto of your profession?
“Less is more”.
Who inspires you?
I’m inspired by each woman that I do makeup. My inspiration comes from makeup artists such as Danessa Myricks, admiring her work.
What are the must-have makeup products that every woman should have?
Brushes! Because without the correct brush, you cannot create a perfect look.
What’s your current favourite product/trend right now?
My favourite product is by Danessa Myrick and the “glow skin” look is my favourite trend right now.
Could you highlight a moment/collaboration that marked your career?
During my years of experience and collaboration with Dior, Givenchy, Mac Cosmetics, Kryolan, these have made a mark on my career but my biggest collaboration during my career will be announced soon.
If you weren’t a makeup artist, what would you be?
What are common mistakes women make while doing their makeup?
They use wrong products for their skin type. Our skin is a delicate base and needs the correct product to emphasise the correct look.
What are the makeup trends we’re about to be seen in 2020?
In 2020 we will see more Natural Radiant Glow without contouring, Glow Skin, Natural Eyebrows, and also the 90’s trend of an evening look consisting of more glitter around the eyes.
What are your future plans/goals?
To expand countries with my artistry.
Share some beauty tips that every woman should know.
Every woman should have a correct Primer, the right Foundation for her skin tone and a correct Highlighter to create the glow.
How did you decide to start your own makeup courses? Is there someone or something that influenced you?
Maturing into the makeup world for years of experience and collaboration with many brands and famous makeup artists, the next step was to pass on my knowledge and experience to the young thriving new generation of makeup artists.
Who are these courses for and what do they include?
These courses are for beginner makeup artists that want to get involved professionally in this field of work.
What is the mission of your courses?
The mission is so that professional make up artists go out in the world to experience, knowledge and appreciate the world of beauty.
What advice can you give to prospective students thinking about a makeup artist career?
It’s not an easy job, but if you love what you do, continue doing it. Every job has its sacrifices, but with passion and hard work it’s all worth it.
*What is your current favourite colour combination for makeup looks? *colours of the Earth
*Complete the phrase: – I can’t work without my *brushes
*What is the greatest lesson you have learned in your job? *patience