Show-Stopping Bridal Beauty: the Best Makeup Artists in Sydney

Even for the non girly-girls amongst us, your wedding day is your one opportunity to be the star of the show and to dazzle from head to toe. A flawless face will guarantee that you look glowing in your wedding photographs and it will enhance that beaming smile which you will not be able to wipe off your face on your big day. Although a nude lip is the most popular option, bridal makeup can be whatever you want it to be: simple, classic, bold, vibrant, daring… whatever you choose. With our selection of Sydney’s best makeup artists, you will find a professional who is perfect to create your dream wedding makeup look. Let’s take a look!

Anna Poshè

Classy, simple, natural and flawless are what you can expect from a bridal makeup look by Anna Poshè. With passion at the core of everything that they do, founder Anna and her team pride themselves on providing the highest standard of service and ensuring that you get the wedding experience that you have always dreamed of.

Photo: Anna Poshè Bridal Services

Anna Poshè believes that makeup should enhance and accentuate your best features, strongly adopting the ‘less is more’ philosophy. Your bridal makeup should leave you feeling like yourself and looking radiant in front of the camera. To achieve this, this professional team use only the very best products to ensure that your glowing bridal makeup lasts perfectly from the morning of your wedding until the evening, when  you’re dancing the night away with your loved ones.  Some of the brands that they use on their brides include MAC, Chanel, Bobbi Brown, NARS, Anastasia Beverly Hills and Estée Lauder… quite an impressive selection! Not only that, Anna Poshè provides a stunning bridal hair service too. Quite simply, they have everything that you need to make you feel fabulous and let your natural beauty shine through on your special day.

Photo: Anna Poshè Bridal Services

Hilary Ho

If experience, expertise and professionalism are at the top of your list, Hilary Ho is the artist that you’re looking for. Based in Sydney, she has been working as a full-time professional makeup artist for over 6 years and has never failed to exceed her clients’ expectations, whatever the brief. Hilary is a big name in the industry, having done makeup for photography, fashion, editorial, advertising, corporate shoots, television, music videos and film, as well as bridal. It is this wide array of experience that allows her to bring a fresh approach to your wedding makeup look.

Makeup: Hilary Ho | Photo: Studio Impressions

Hilary’s passion for creating your perfect bridal look is represented perfectly in her client reviews, which are simply glowing. As well as her undeniable talent and skill, every bride commented on her friendliness and professional approach, with one bride stating, “On the day she turned up early, was so professional, warm, and super easy-going which was exactly what I needed that morning”. She forms relationships with each and every one of her clients and even model Olivia Arezzolo gave a sparkling review, saying that “Hilary’s work is not only incredible, her conduct is professional, she has a can-do attitude and is a complete perfectionist”. What more could you ask for?

Makeup: Hilary Ho | Photo: Walters Media

Blossom Hair and Makeup

Sydney based mobile makeup artist Sarah Young and her team at Blossom Hair & Makeup have been working in the industry for well over two decades. Through her stunning work, Sarah has developed a well-deserved reputation and she even launched her own luxury cosmetics line earlier this year. With the job becoming too big for just one person, Sarah started to build her own team of certified, highly skilled professionals who are all hand-picked by the lady herself. Blossom Hair & Makeup have had work published in countless magazines, editorials and advertising campaigns as well as working on TV show “Married At First Sight”. Sarah and her award winning team have hundreds of weddings under their belts and deliver exceptional service every single time.

Makeup: Blossom Hair & Makeup | Photo: Peter Karp

A strong advocate for immaculate, radiant, and balanced makeup Blossom Hair & Makeup strives to exceed each client’s vision with utmost care, dedication, and high attention to detail. With the belief that wedding hair and makeup needs to fit you as seamlessly as your wedding gown, their goal is to bring a new perspective to wedding makeup and hair by helping their brides dream up a wedding style that is completely unique! When it comes to bridal makeup and hair, longevity is crucial, so Blossom Hair & Makeup use only the finest, professional high-end makeup brands and even offer airbrush makeup!

Makeup: Blossom Hair & Makeup | Photo: Peter Karp

Pirinola Makeup

Paola has been in the industry for 17 years, specialising in make-up artistry for brides. With their mobile service, Paola and her team at Pirinola Makeup will help you to achieve a beautiful look for your special day. Not only will they create a stunning makeup look, they will also assist you in creating a perfect complimentary hairstyle, all in the comfort of your own home or at your chosen location.

Makeup: Pirinola | Photo: Samantha Heather Photography

Paola’s attention to detail, creative eye and ability to personalise trends has earned her a loyal following of clients, all of whom are left completely satisfied and thrilled with their results. One bride said, “You truly have an unbelievable talent, your makeup is flawless and you made me feel absolutely beautiful on my wedding day.” All that’s left to do now is to see for yourself!

Makeup: Pirinola | Photo: Matthew Sacco from The Evoque Company

There you have it: our selection of Sydney’s very best bridal makeup artists! Visit their websites, explore their portfolios and decide who you want to be in charge of making your face look better than ever on your special day.

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