With her obvious creative flair, award winning hair and makeup artist Olivia Muldoon, extended her skills by training at prestigious makeup schools Paddy McGurgan Make Up Academy, Illamasqua and The Makeup Dept. More recently, Olivia travelled to the US on two occasions, where she trained for a week at a time with world class makeup artists such as Pati Dubroff, Val Garland, Sam Fine, Gregory Arlt and Kristofer Buckle to name but a few. She also travels regularly to London where she has trained with celebrity makeup artists Mario Dedivanovic, famous for creating the Kim Kardashian signature look, and Danessa Myricks. Olivia believes in the importance of continuing with education, which is essential to keep at the top of her game.
Olivia has worked on various campaigns in UK and Ireland, TV commercials and talk shows, as well as backstage at major fashion events including Belfast Fashion Week, Miss N.Ireland, Miss Ireland and is currently working exclusively with popular NI blogger and former Miss Northern Ireland Tiffany Brien.
Olivia was awarded ‘Makeup artist of the year 2016’ at the Northern Ireland Hair and Beauty awards held in the Europa hotel, Belfast, was finalist in 2017 and has just been announced as finalist of the 2018 Northern Ireland Wedding awards in the Bridal Hair and Makeup category. She has also recently been named in the Top 50 bridal makeup artists in the UK and top 5 in N.Ireland, by GoHen.com
Olivia’s skills for hair perfection and flawless skin are ideal in front of the camera, even if it’s just for a selfie! The talented hair and makeup artist has worked on high profile advertising campaigns and events for clients Castlecourt, Sprucefield Shopping Centre, Rushmere Shopping Centre, The Merchant Hotel and Aer Lingus, as well as on various TV commercials including Stenaline and Just4women.ie. Olivia has also worked in TV & Film on the set of Cupcake, Game of Thrones and ‘Halo: Nightfall’ by Ridley Scott.
Whether working at the bride’s home, in the studio with clients, or as a teacher and mentor to her Hair Academy students, Olivia’s approachable manner, calming influence and infectious laugh make her a joy to be around – even in the most stressful situations!
The demand for Olivia’s skill for creating that ‘fresh, youthful, glowy look’ that every woman craves is what led her to create the Olivia Muldoon Hair & Makeup Studio – a complete beauty experience! From hair styling to makeup applications and lessons – her mission is to make every woman feel as amazing on the inside as they look on the outside.