Mary-Lynn Is from the UK where she graduated in Fashion Art and Make-up with BA (Hons) degree from London College of Fashion. Back in London, She also qualified as an IMA Make-up Artist and CIBTAC Beauty Therapist. Mary-Lynn’s passion for art led her to specialise in the Fashion and Creative facets of the Make-up industry 10 years ago.
Her artistic talents led her to work with some of the most prestigious magazines, brands and TV channels internationally for Editorial, Advertorial and Media work. In 2011, She was bestowed the MAC Award of Contemporary Make-up via LCF.
Her Clients include Creative Head Magazine, FaceOn Magazine, Hello UK, The English National Ballet, MAC, MBC Group, Goldwell and many more.
Kasia is from Poland where she started her make-up experience over 6 years ago as a freelancer. She has worked with celebrities, models, photographers, bridal groups and disadvantage individuals. Now, She is a multi-skilled artist; not only certified in make-up but also holds a Bachelors degree in photography and graphic design.
Most recently before joining London College Of Make-up in Dubai, Kasia has worked as the store manager of a MAC cosmetics shop in Poland. Her client portfolio also includes brands like The Make Up Store, Makeup Designory, Rouge Bunny Rouge, Vision Express, Phottix Europe, TVP Polish TV and many more.
Lilly Nouilati is from the US, where she began her career in make-up 5 years ago. It was at a young age when Lilly began her journey in the make-up alongside her university studies and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Legal aspects. She received her make-up training by Bobbi Brown’s leading makeup artists in New York , where her skill and passion grew for make-up. She then received her license in Makeup Art and has worked with clients in both the US and UAE for runway, magazines, Arab celebrities, commercials, press appearances and many more. Lilly is now a Make-Up Teacher at London College of Make-Up in Dubai, where she is able to influence her New York experience and inspire budding artists.
Hena is from London where she has been a professionally trained makeup artist and hair stylist with over 15 years’ experience. She has worked within the UK’s fashion industry to create a range of different looks for fashion shows, bridal, catwalks and editorials.
Her clients include companies such as the BBC and ITV television broadcasting companies, where she has provided services for TV personalities and many music artists as well as established modelling agencies.
Hena's work has also been published in magazines including Vogue India and Glamour UK and has been featured in many independent fashion house lookbooks and advertorials.
We have a large team of top international make-up artists who travel to the UAE from various countries, to hand-over advice and knowledge from their vast experience in fashion and celebrity make-up. These artists will bring their own portfolio and kit for the students to see how a professional make-up artist works. Our students will have the chance to attend seminars organized by cosmetic and skincare professionals from various brands, such as Dermalogica and many more. At the end of the courses, an external examiner will come from London to evaluate the students in practical and theory tests. The examiner will hand-over the qualifications to students once they pass their exam.
IMA International Examiners:
- Beryl Barnard (Senior Examiner _ Co-Founder)
With over forty years association within the fashion and beauty industry Beryl Barnard has become one of the matriarchs of make-up in the United Kingdom. Starting out firstly as a beauty therapist and then a make-up artist before moving on to becoming the founder and owner of the Beauty and Make-up school.
Beryl Barnard has now brought her expertise to overseeing the quality and control within the IMA and is a member of its examination board.
- Charlotte Isaacs :
- Eva Bogdalska : www.bogdalska.com
- Tina Young : www.tinayoung.co.uk
- Roo Mourice : www.roomaurice.co.uk
- Dominic Webb : www.filmmakeupartist.com
- Sam Walker : www.samwalkermakeup.com
- Cristina Iravedra : www.makeupbycristina.com