If you’re looking for a brand-new hairdo or bridal makeup, the first place to start is your local salon. Finding one can be a bit daunting, though, as there are hundreds of salons in Melbourne alone. To make things easier for you, we’ve put together a list of some of the best salons in the city.
Amy Bysouth is one of Melbourne’s leading Hair and Makeup Artists. Her attention to detail and work ethic is second to none. Amy believes in enhancing one’s natural beauty. She will provide you with a transformative and memorable experience. You’ll be glowing from the inside out. working in this industry for 8+ years.
When I’m not glamming you beautiful people, I’m busy getting creative on photoshoots. I love working with models, photographers and stylists to create works of art. In my line of work it’s super important to make sure that every look translates onto film.
I take a lot of pride in my work ethic and consider myself to be a die-hard perfectionist. I can use my experience and knowledge to help you look amazing! You’ll feel comfortable and have a few laughs along the way.
Tamie has been working in the beauty industry for over 13 years.Tamie has taken countless advanced cut, color & styling courses with Wella, Loréal, TIGI, Kérastase, & Shu Uemera to name a few. Most recently certified in corrective color. She has attended the Bumble & Bumble academy in NYC and the TIGI Academy in Santa Monica,
Professional Hair Stylist located in Fitzroy, VIC. Specializing in Balayage Highlights, Babylights, Teasy Lights, Grey Coverage, & Custom Cuts. Professional Wedding/Bridal Hair serving all of Melbourne.
Zoe has spent over 18 years working in the makeup industry across Film, Fashion, Television and Bridal both here in Australia and overseas.
Very much in high demand, Zoe’s philosophy is to “bring out a client’s own natural beauty to a higher level”, a quality that is hard to find in many professional makeup artists.
Zoe is against heavy application of ‘caked on’ makeup and prefers not to make a bride look like a different person but to make her clients look like a perfected version of themselves. Extremely passionate about healthy skin, Zoe only uses the best makeup and skin care products. Her toolkit is regularly replenished with an array of premium products to suit all different skin types and concerns. Zoe’s favourite makeup brands to work with are Bobbi Brown and Jane Iredale.
Farnoosh is a Melbourne based professional make-up artist, hairstylist & beauty therapist. Specialising in Film/Television, Bridal, Commercial and Event makeup. Through completing her Diploma of Specialist Makeup at Victoria University and her Diploma of Beauty Therapy at the Aveda Institute she has gained a lot of knowledge within the industry.
Farnoosh tailors to her clients by identifying each individual’s uniqueness. Through thorough client consultation and a high standard of professionalism, Farnoosh achieves desired results, leaving clients exuding confidence and beauty. She uses only the highest quality and luxurious products. Her mobile service allows her to come to you, allowing you to enjoy your event stress-free!
In addition to her bridal and event clients, Farnoosh works at Channel 9 and has worked with respected industry professionals on numerous award-winning short/feature films, TV commercials and music videos.
Simone is a qualified makeup artist whose passion is to make every person feel their best on their big day or a special occasion. Simone’s style focuses on accentuating natural features to ensure you look and feel like the best version of yourself. She has extensive experience in the wedding industry, and places high importance on getting the consultation process right. This means you can sit back, relax and enjoy the moment on your big day.
Simone Lyons has devoted herself to her passion as a makeup artist by completing a 12-month diploma in Specialised Makeup Services, and continual development through additional makeup courses. She is dedicated to ensuring she is equipped with the latest education, new techniques and trends within the industry. Simone has crafted her passion for makeup and her love for others into a career as a Melbourne bridal makeup artist, and would be honoured to be a part of your dream day, to help ensure that it is absolutely unforgettable.
It all started when Leanza Tang was 4 years old giving her mum braids and ponytails before she would go to sleep. After graduating with a Bachelor of Arts (Textile Design) at RMIT in Melbourne Australia, she wanted to take her hair career seriously.
Having accomplished two Certificates in Hairdressing and Makeup, she learnt so much along the way. She worked in various salons and in luxury retail at Bulgari and Chanel. She learnt how to engage with her clients, understand their needs, make them feel welcomed and comfortable and most importantly to have an enjoyable experience.
Daniel Movrin has over 12 years of industry experience within Australia and Europe. His career has spread across weddings, Fashion runways, Editorial and Television.
Daniel Movrin’s makeup philosophy is to ensure you feel and look your best, especially on your special day. You will discuss and collaborate on the look you are after together, ensuring you are comfortable each step of the way.
Mobile Makeovers is perfect if you are wanting to relax in your own home or chosen location while you are getting all glammed up for your special day. You are able to sit back with a glass of bubbly and chat at your bridal party.
The good thing about Mobile Makeovers is because they come to you, you don’t have to sit in a salon with strangers while you get ready and then you don’t have to brave the outside elements to get to where you need to go.
They are experienced which is so important to look good on the day. They are a reliable proven service with a friendly approach. They use long-lasting waterproof makeup – so you are able to dance till your heart’s content without worrying your makeup will slide off your face. They also use Airbrush makeup which will help the makeup last longer and will look perfect in photos. They also have a backup for unforeseen circumstances or illness.
Paola Margarita is a Melbourne based makeup artist with 10 years experience in the industry. She completed my Diploma in Specialist Makeup at Victoria University. She continues to develop her skills and has worked on women and men of all ages, from different backgrounds.
She specialises in enhancing and balancing features, as well as corrective makeup. She ensures that she always delivers a high standard of work using only the best and professional products such as MAC, Kryolan, Ben Nye, Benefit, Napoleon and more. The products that she sources out are of the highest quality that ensures longevity for a flawless look.
So whether you are a Bride-to-Be looking for a makeup artist for your wedding day or you have a special event that requires a great look or would like to try trendy and eccentric looks, She will come to you and cater to your needs.
Since Rella (known to many as Narelle) was a little girl she always found her true passion in all things hair and makeup. With this, it was no wonder she became the successful Bridal Hair & Makeup Artist that she is today.
Rella has over a decade of experience in her industry, having started hairdressing in 2008, holding a Certificate 3 in Hairdressing Services and having learnt many specialised styling forms from many world-known industry professionals.
Creating beautiful Boho inspired hairstyles and pairing it with flawless and modern makeup is what she is known for.
Being a makeup artist that offers both Airbrush and Traditional makeup services, she knew that there was a demand to be able to do both.
Not only is she a creative hair and makeup artist, but also a passionate hairdresser by trade! She has a love of creating fresh blonde bombshells and lived in blondes with her balayage and foiling techniques. Being quite the package, for getting you already with your fresh hair colour and cut prior to your big day.
Shades by Sheryn is here to make you feel comfortable and beautiful on your special day.
She is happy to travel to your pre-wedding venue to get you and your party ready for your special day. To ensure everything is exactly how you’re wanting it on your big day, Shades by Sheryn will meet with you and your bridal party for any consultations and trials.
Any look, colour or brand of product you’re wanting – Shades by Sheryn will provide.
My name’s Sheryn. My passion is makeup and helping lovely ladies look their most beautiful. I only use good brands of makeup and always try them out on myself first. I generally do a first layer with foundation then I airbrush for a stunning flawless effect. I use model rock lashes using different styles and sizes to suit your needs. Makeup is a very personal thing, I feel blessed to have met so many funny and lovely chicks.
Rhonda began the Magical Makeovers team in 1994 after realising a real need for a mobile hair and makeup service in Melbourne. With a high standard of work being a prerequisite, they have a professional team of experts in their field. All artists are interviewed, their portfolios and resumes scrutinized and they are then chosen on their wedding service expertise before being “invited” to join the team.
They have worked extensively in many areas of the fashion industry, film, TV, theatre, catwalk, photoshoots for many magazines, glamour photography and many are teachers of their craft. They are highly recommended by their peers and other wedding industry professionals.
Their expertise in wedding hair and makeup and dedication to their Brides is second to none – you will be delighted with the results.
So, Sit Back, Relax & Enjoy!
Elly Liana is a professionally trained makeup artist and hair stylist based in Melbourne. With over 10 years of experience in bridal makeup and hair, I’ve had the pleasure to work with plenty of brides on their special day and I truly enjoyed what I do!
As an artist, I love making women feel good about themselves and use only the best products that are industry proven. I also have a great deal of knowledge on different application techniques and I love creating natural beauty looks to very glamorous looks, depends on your personal taste and style to create the best of you on your special day!
Elly Liana is best known for her natural, fresh and modern approach to makeup and hair. Elly Liana offers a mobile service to either your home or hotel for ease on your special day. She uses a wide range of makeup to achieve a natural long-lasting look.
Leonie always aims to capture the bride’s individual style and taste, whilst ensuring immaculate, natural and timeless makeup. She has 28 years of experience as a makeup artist and is still actively working in Beauty, Fashion, Editorial and Runway. Leonie is able to convert all the current beauty trends and adjust to each bride’s style and taste.
Leonie uses the highest quality makeup products and is highly skilled in airbrushing techniques to ensure makeup will be flawless throughout your special day.
Leonie Karagiannis is mobile to all areas of Victoria, including interstate and overseas. She will ensure you and your bridal party can relax and be pampered at the location of your choice.
Melbourne’s Premier Mobile Makeup Artist And Hairstylist servicing all of Melbourne Metro and surrounds. Helen Donchos is the co-founder of H M Allure and has 20 years of experience in the bridal hair and makeup industry. She is recognised by Australia’s wedding platform as an award winner.
Trained by the best in the wedding hair and makeup industry, her creativity and inspiration has developed her own brand of styling creating elegant bridal hair and makeup designs. Her philosophy is to
”create the most natural look that makes the bride look feminine”
Helen and her dedicated team of hair and makeup artists will work closely with you to assist in creating a look that brings out the most beautiful bride in you.