• 24-25 August 2024
  • ICC Sydney Darling Harbour


Let your creativity run wild! An annual highlight of the Australian makeup industry, the Face2Face Makeup Awards reward extraordinary makeup artists for their craft, creativity and passion. This is the must-enter competition for any makeup artist serious about their career.

Created to be embraced by artists as a supportive and inclusive space to put their skills under the pressure of a competition, the Awards provide a platform to grow as an artist at any level.

All categories except Beauty Editorial are to be judged live at the event in front of our judges with exciting prizes to be won.


Isabelle De Vries 

Creative Director of 2023 Face2Face awards

Internationally recognised, multi-award-winning makeup artist & Isabelle De Vries challenges trends and stereotypes of beauty and has gained recognition from the industry’s elite.

Isabelle specialises in editorial makeup, as well as makeup for; beauty, runway, bridal, and advertising, and has established herself as the “Gloss Queen” and started the trend “Buttery Skin” as seen in Allure & Glamour Magazine to name a few. As an educator, Isabelle is fun, hands-on, and down-to-earth. Her Signature Masterclass has taken her to L.A., NYC, London, France, and Croatia as well as presenting as a guest artist in Lithuania for “The Makeup Lovers Festival” and in NY for “The Makeup Show”.

Isabelle is excited to be the New Creative Director of the 2023 Face2Face Awards. 

 A true creator & innovator of her art, Isabelle De Vries has become a household name in the industry.


"Your Signature Look"

We want to know what makes you stand apart. What is your most asked for/signature bridal look? Create a look that best represents you as a bridal artist in 2023. This is your chance to exhibit your skills and techniques as a bridal artist and do what you do best!

Saturday 26 August | 10:00am - 11:00am

Application deadline: Tuesday 22 August


"Fashion Week"

It's New York fashion week and you are the Key artist for your favourite designer’s next runway show. It’s time to design and create a look for the runway. Think about your designer and what colours and trends you think you will see at this year’s New York Fashion Week.

Saturday 26 August | 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Application deadline: Tuesday 22 August


"Inspired by Nature"

What better place to find inspiration than this beautiful earth we live on. Maybe it’s the ocean, your favourite flower, or the colours of an exotic butterfly that inspire you. Design a look (from the shoulders up) Let your imagination and creativity go wild as you explore the colours and textures of the world around you.

Sunday 27 August | 8:00am - 11:30am

Application deadline: Tuesday 22 August


"Beauty Campaign"

Imagine you have been chosen as the Creative Director of your favourite cosmetic brands next beauty campaign! Design two beauty images you feel best to portray your chosen cosmetic brand.  Whether it be clean beauty or something more colourful, demonstrate your style and skills in your very own beauty campaign.

Photographic submission

Registration- Monday 14th August 

Submission Deadline: Friday 18th August

*Someone will be in touch with all registrants with further details on how to submit your images



You might only be new to the industry or even still training, but that doesn’t mean you can’t be an amazing artist, right? Its time to show the industry what your are capable of and what better way to launch your new career then to showcase your work alongside artists from across the country. Design a beauty look that best displays your skills as a new artist and embodies your personal style.

Sunday 27 August | 9:30am - 10:30am

Application deadline: Tuesday 22 August


Clare Mac

Beauty photographer

Clare Mac Makeup Artist

Merton Muaremi

Makeup Artist

Merton Muaremi Artistry

Bonnie Corban

Creative Makeup Artist\Body Painter

Jahleshia Flavell

Makeup Artist

JAH Makeup Artist

Martha Mok

Mulit-Award Winning Hair & Makeup Artist,

Trainer & Super Confidence Coach.

Chereine Waddell

Makeup Artist / Educator / Author

Pearlin McCarthy

Makeup Artist

Perth Hair + Makeup


Enter Online Now!
Complete your details and then select F2F Make-up Awards from the Ticket Options

Early Bird: $50
Standard: $60

Prize Providers


Isabelle De Vries
Creative Director
[email protected]


Georgia Burridge
Event Production Executive
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