The Beauty Business | Kay Montano - Celebrity Makeup Artist

The Beauty Business | Kay Montano – Celebrity Makeup Artist

Few makeup artists are as cool Kay Montano; started off in the industry at the age of 16, has worked with an enviable list of publications, names and photographers including Nicole Kidman, Jennifer Lawrence, Bruce Weber, ID Magazine, Kate Moss and Thandie Newton, is social media…

The Beauty Business | Karim Sattar - International Dr. Hauschka Makeup Artist

The Beauty Business | Karim Sattar – International Dr. Hauschka Makeup Artist

Karim Sattar is the international makeup artist for cosmetics brand Dr. Hauschka and has worked as a makeup artist for more than 15 years. Some of his past clients include Jane Fonda, Princess Charlene of Monaco, Annie Lennox and Anita Roddick. I recently…

The Beauty Business | Mary Greenwell - Celebrity Makeup Artist and Founder of Plum & Lemon Fragrances

The Beauty Business | Mary Greenwell – Celebrity Makeup Artist and Founder of Plum & Lemon Fragrances

It’s not often that you get to chat with a celebrity makeup artist so when I had the chance to talk to Mary Greenwell I was sure to make the most of it. We talked tips, trends and top models. Quite…

The Beauty Business | Bassam Fattouh - Founder of Bassam Fattouh Cosmetics and Make-Up Artist to the Middle East's Stars

The Beauty Business | Bassam Fattouh – Founder of Bassam Fattouh Cosmetics and Make-Up Artist to the Middle East’s Stars

In this instalment of The Beauty Business, I bring you world-renowned make-up artist Bassam Fattouh. If you’re a beauty obsessive living in the Middle East or are fans of singers Elissa, Najwa Karam and Haifa Wehbe you’d know all about Bassam as he’s arguably the best make-up…

The Beauty Business | Errol Douglas - Celebrity Hair Stylist

The Beauty Business | Errol Douglas – Celebrity Hair Stylist

I recently visited the Errol Douglas salon in Belgravia for a treatment (more on that soon!) and whilst I was there I had a lovely chat with owner and celebrity hairstylist Errol Douglas. Errol is a very well established hair stylist with an impressive CV that spans…

The Beauty Business | Nigma Talib – Naturopathic Doctor

The Beauty Business | Nigma Talib – Naturopathic Doctor

Whenever I come across an expert, I make sure I pick their brain a little! They know so much more than us mere mortals about the actual science of beauty. Their expertise is invaluable and reliable unlike biased brands, so that’s…

The Beauty Business | Jemma Kidd - Celebrity Makeup Artist

The Beauty Business | Jemma Kidd – Celebrity Makeup Artist

I like to think I’m great at makeup application, but a makeup artist especially a celebrity makeup artist like Jemma Kidd would certainly put me to shame! Jemma Kidd is an incredibly talented lady with a cosmetics brand, makeup schooll,…

Weekend Reads | The Beauty Industry

Weekend Reads | The Beauty Industry

The beauty industry is a fascinating one, many people just look at it as make-up, hair and nails but there’s a lot more to it. Beauty industry is a billion dollar industry thanks to the minds, passion and innovation that’s…

The Beauty Business | Zarra Celik - The Celebrity Nail Technician

The Beauty Business | Zarra Celik – The Celebrity Nail Technician

In the third installment of The Beauty Business, I’m interviewing celebrity nail technician Zarra Celik who not only has an impressive list of celebrity clientele including Jessie J and Rihanna but is also Max Factor’s Nail Ambassador. I’ve had the pleasure of getting my nails…