Between Spring racing, Christmas parties, NYE celebrations, and Summer weddings, the social season is upon us. With every event comes the perfect excuse to get a professional on your side to nail your makeup look. Whether you want an everyday glam or are ready to give a new trend a go, these are the best places (and the best Sydney makeup artists) to get your makeup done.
#1 Edwards and Co
Where: 20-28 Maddox St, Alexandria and 586 Crown St Surry Hills
Edwards and Co might be famous for their team of hair magicians but did you know that some of Sydney’s best makeup artists are available to paint your face? Its team includes Insta famous Emma Chen amongst others who have worked in editorial and special event makeup both across Australia and the world.
Prices range from $120 to $150
#2 The Parlour Room
Where: 216 Clovelly Rd, Randwick
The Parlour Room is quickly becoming an Eastern Suburbs Institution thanks to its beautiful interiors and great range of services. Using a variety of high-end makeup brands, The Parlour Room can do all ranges of makeup from nights out to special event and wedding makeup.
Full makeup application is $95
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#3 Dior Perfume and Beauty Boutique
Where: Westfield Level 4, 500 Oxford St, Bondi Junction
You can get everything from a quick touch up to single area application to a complete makeover with the beauty experts in Dior’s Perfume and Beauty Boutique. Using its own luxury products, the talented Sydney makeup artists have been trained to create a range of look including event glamour, natural day-to-day looks and editorial.
Service prices vary.
#4 Esstudio Galleria
Where: 5 Queen St, Chippendale
If you love quirk and want to feel like you’ve taken a dive down Alice’s rabbit hole, Esstudio Galleria in Chippendale will not disappoint. Your entire beauty routine is taken care of in the one place with facials, nails and hair services all available on top of makeup application.
Makeup and blow dry packages start at $150
#5 Barney Martin
Where: 399 Riley St, Surry Hills
By popular demand famous hair salon, Barney Martin has welcomed professional Sydney makeup artist, Katrina Raftery to their team. Katrina has worked for fashion publications across the globe so it’s safe to say your face will be in good hands. She has a unique ability to tailor trends to individual faces creating makeup looks that really suit each individual client.
Full face application is $175
#6 Gemma Nichols Hair and Makeup Artistry
Where: Throughout Sydney
Roll out of bed before your event and have a professional waiting in your living room to get you ready while you sip coffee. Gemma Nichols Hair and Makeup Artistry offers just that with their mobile makeup services. Its team is made up of highly qualified and experienced artists with a range of talents including editorial, TV, wedding and special makeup.
Hair and makeup experiences start from $360
Have you tried one of these places or one of these Sydney makeup artists? From Edwards and Co to Barney Martin, let us know what you think in the comments.