Face2Face Makeup Awards

The Face2Face Makeup Awards are a highlight of the industry rewarding extraordinary makeup artists for their craft, creativity and passion. It is the must enter competition for any artist serious about their career.

"The best platform for every kind of makeup artist to explore their craft, push their own personal limits and display excellence and creativity on a national competition level, unique to Australia."

-Becca Gilmartin, 2014 Makeup Artist of the Year,
International Editor of Laud Magazine,
Creative Director of the Face2Face Awards 2018

Judged by an impressive industry judging panel and with amazing prizes on offer, the awards are a launchpad to propel your career to the next level and get the recognition you deserve in a supportive environment.

For a full list of the 2018 competition categories, rules and regulations, please download and view the full 2018 brochure here

This year's winners: 

Niki Simpson - Bridal: The Real Modern Bride, this year’s category theme celebrated diversity and love in Australia

Natallie Tse
- Fashion Catwalk: Key Makeup Artist, where artists created a look inspired by a retrospective show from their favourite fashion designer

Heather Chalker
- Body Art: My Own Fairy-Tale, where entrants created a full body paint based on their own modern fairy-tale

Akoya Tamada
- Creative Makeup: The Category is: Drag, Darling!, where entrants took inspiration from the legacy created by “RuPaul’s Drag Race” to create their own drag entrant

Pearlin Bracewell
– Beauty Editorial - Photographic Category: Modern History; where entrants created two editorial images that took a 2018 spin on an inspiring look of the past

Prizes supported by:

If you have any queries regarding the competition, please contact Cassandra Kibble, whose details can be found below.

Contact Us

Cassandra Kibble | Content Coordinator
E: cassandra.kibble@reedexpo.com.au
P: 02 9422 2504 

Previous results

2017 Face2Face Makeup Awards and Gallery
2016 Face2Face Makeup Awards and Gallery
2015 Face2Face Makeup Awards and Gallery
2014 Face2Face Makeup Awards and Gallery
2013 Face2Face Makeup Awards and Gallery

Show dates:
Saturday 24 August 2019
Sunday 25 August 2019

International Convention Centre Sydney
(ICC Sydney)
Darling Harbour, Sydney NSW 2000

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