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Melanie has been a Qualified Professional Makeup Artist for the past 15 years and is based in Brisbane's northside. Melanie has trained with many established Makeup Artists since first acquiring her Diploma in Professional Film & Television Makeup in 2002 and then going onto training with Napoleon Perdis Makeup Academy in 2006. Mel continues to train along with industry professionals as she feels it is important to continue ongoing training within the Makeup Industry to be fresh and up to date with current makeup trends.
Melanie has been commissioned overseas before to tropical Vanuatu where she displayed her Makeup skills and also provided Makeup lessons. She offers Professional Makeup application, Airbrush Makeup, Hairstyling, Mobile ( on location) and also an Air Conditioned Studio location. Melanie's Experience ranges from ;- Photographic Work, Black and White Photography, Weddings, Special Occassions, Model Portfolios and Events. Mel has also forged many long standing working relationships with Industry Photographers and Professionals throughout Australia.
Feature CREDITS include : Makeup & Hairstyling for L'Espoir Bridal Website Catalogue shot by Andrew Portyir Brisbane, Corporate Commercial shoots for Cridland Lawyers NT , Red Cross Association, NAB Territory Credit Union Corporate promotional material. Designer AYLOR Designs Fashion Catalogue feat. Darwin Signature Magazine and Website. Top Makeup Artist @ DFW Darwin Fashion Weeks . Print Newspaper Features ;- The Australian "Weekend" Magazine - Photographer Peter Eve, The Gold Coast Sun Newspaper, North Quest Brisbane Newspaper & The NT News.Magazine Features - That's Life! Darwin Signature Living Magazine . Calendars ;- Bikini & The Beast Alcohol Awareness 2012, Miss VIC Hotel 2010, Star Models 2006. Portraiture. Glamour. Film & Television. Stage shows. Hairstyling. Model Competitions. Magazines / Catalogues & Makeup Tuition and Lessons.
To keep up with current seasonal fashion makeup trends, Melanie uses only the best in MAC, NARS, Urban Decay, ElementTwo & Napoleon Perdis cosmetics. She has also been trained in NU - Colour products. Melanie also has an industry background as a Model/Actress & Dancer for the past 15 years and has an eye for what looks complimentary in front of the camera.
~ Melanie MUA Professional Makeup Artist ~