There are so many beauty products on the market that it becomes completely overwhelming when trying to find not only which brands stock the best products, but which of those products is good, bad or just mediocre – cue Adelaide’s top makeup artists! Instead of scouring the internet and watching countless Youtube beauty channels, we would go straight to the source and find our what summer beauty produces our local beauty gurus can’t live without…
A veteran of the industry, Michelle MacDonald is a co-owner of M&Co. Style Bar and an expert of all things hair and beauty. known for her vibrant personality and insane skillset, Michelle can be found working on set for a film, and in the pink sanctuary of M&Co.
“MAC Fix + Spray to hydrate the skin and keep makeup in place for the long hot summer days. My top new product is the Becca x Khloe Kardashian & Malika Haqq Bronze, Blush & Glow Palette. You get a beautiful bronzer, highlighter and blush all in one for just $44.”
Georgia has spent half a decade in the beauty industry. Working in fashion, commercial and bridal, Georgia has a love of glowing skin and specialises in enhancing natural beauty.
“Benefit Chacha tint is my favourite product during summer. It’s a coral lip and cheek tint that adds a flush of colour that needs no touching up for hours. Perfect for hot days when powdery products just don’t cut it!”
Makeup artist to the stars, Ali has painted the face of beauties including Belle Lucia, Bel Sloane and Lana Wilkinson. Working across events, bridal and fashion, Ali’s knowledge and experience as a freelance MUA is second-to-none.
“A new product I’m loving right now is By Terry’s CC Serum set. The set comes with three shades of the amazing By Terry cellularose liquid formula in rose elixir, a beautiful pearlescent sheer highlight, apricot glow for a gorgeous glow from within and sunny flash, to instantly bronze up your complexion. I actually can’t do a makeup without them! Each shade serves a purpose, and is complimentary to all skin tones whether you’re pale, tan or dark, they’re so versatile!”
For Cassandra, makeup is about painting a story by combining elements of colour, texture and beauty. Cassandra has over seven years experience and is now the resident makeup artist at Mister Morris Salon.
“One of my long time favourite products is Fix + from MAC Cosmetics. It is my most used product when I am prepping my clients faces and not only is it amazing for hydrating skin, but, it also intensifies eye shadow pigment, giving an even better colour pay off!”