Joyce Ademasa is the founder, top make-up artist and trainer of the Academy of Make-up & Beauty. With over twenty years in the industry, she has worked with a number of highly desirable brands, including launching Benefit for Selfridges, and Giorgio Armani for Harvey Nichols.
A recognised expert in her field, Joyce has worked with celebrities and royalty, and has been featured in such publications as Marie Claire, ID magazine, and The Independent.
With over 12 years of experience working with MAC Cosmetics, Joyce was part of their Retail Artist Product Testing Panel for 2013/14, and participated in Gatwick Fashion Week 2009 and 2010. Joyce has also been MAC Cosmetic’s product specialist and face chart ambassador. Always at the forefront, she is a lead make-up artist for promotions, website launches, and fashion shows, including Face of Bassbuds, Fashion Finest, and Art and Design Graduation show.
As the lead tutor and senior make-up artist for MiNK: award winning makeup school, London, Joyce was asked to speak at IMATS London 2014, teaching and demonstrating her specialist skill of highlighting and contouring to a room full of other industry professionals.
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Brands that Joyce has worked with:
• MAC Cosmetics
• Giorgio Armani Cosmetics
• Vincent Longo
• La Prairie
Titi is the gatekeeper of The Academy of Make-up & Beauty, and the first port of call for many of those who contact us, she’s one of the friendliest people that you could ever speak to! She is energetic and resourceful in her job and is BABTAC trained under Joyce’s tutelage in basic make-up and nails.
Titi handles requests for information and data, answers and responds to your calls, resolves administrative issues and enquiries, plus she prepares and modifies documents including correspondence, reports, drafts, memos and emails.
Our blogger, Zee, is a lover of make-up and self-styled eyebrow enthusiast! Fully qualified as a make-up artist herself, she writes passionately about all aspects of our work.
Zee plans to start her own make-up business in the future and has already began her journey, placing as a runner-up as MiNK’s make-up artist of the year 2014.
Hardworking and enthusiastic with experience as a sales advisor for a number of the cosmetics brands that we use, Ajara’s skills are a welcome addition to our team. She informs our clients and students about the services that we offer, directing them to the courses that will best suit them.
Ajara also assists with organising events and courses, plus she can be contacted for any general enquiries about the courses themselves.