Australian born and internationally renowned makeup artist Merton Muaremi is as iconic as the brands and clients he has worked with. Ranging from Chanel, Gucci, Versace, Harpers Bazaar and with the likes of Andrej Pejic, Ashley Hart and The Veronicas under the helm of his makeup brush, the list of big name clients reads like the who’s who of big name celebrities, fashion houses, magazines and photographers.
Muaremi has travelled the world captivating his clients with his unique ability to understand and analyse facial structure. With his background in Visual Arts, it is understandable why he has become one of Australia’s most revered makeup artists. Directional, captivating and with the ability to understand the brands he works with, makes him technically and artistically a forced to be reckoned with.
We sat down with Merton for our very first MUA Spotlight session.
Using only one word, name your makeup style?
Versatile. I like to change my style up as much as I can to keep things interesting.
The big WHY? Why makeup for you?