Makeup Artist



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Makeup Box

philbeauty Makeup Box, inspired by the Cosmobeauté Make Up Box, is an avenue for the Philippine's leading make-up gurus and artists to demonstrate their skills and raise their profile within the beauty industry. Launched in 2019, live on-stage demonstrations led by real life beauty experts is a learning platform for beauty professionals to share the latest trends and beauty tips in the beauty industry helping them to see the opportunity for growth and development in method used. 




Mila Gulfan was a student at the Fleurimon Paris Ecole de Maquillage in 2018. Her career as a professional makeup artist never stopped evolving since then.

From an early age, Mila has been passionate about visual arts and makeup. In 2017, she realised her dream by taking professional make up courses in Maquillage Professionnel (MP) school of makeup artistry and School of Fashion and the arts (SoFA) Design Institute in Manila.

Today, Mila’s creative works can be found in social media, television, and magazine. 

Kristel Yap studied beauty, fashion, TV, movie, theater, and art makeup back in 2016 during a six-month course in Make Up For Ever Academy in Seoul, South Korea. There, she was able to delve into Western artistry through the French brand’s curriculum, with an Eastern appreciation, as interpreted by her Korean instructors.

Since coming back to Manila, she has applied this uniquely Asian interpretation of beauty through various opportunities such as corporate imaging workshops, brand workshop demonstrations, beauty pageants, fashion shows, magazine editorials, and brand marketing campaigns.


Erica’s career as a professional MUA began in 2016, after completing her formal training at Cosmoprof Singapore & Maquillage Professionnel. She was taught by experienced makeup artists whose expertise is sought after by international magazines and global brands.

Erica’s skill and versatility make her the ideal makeup artist for all your momentous life events. Her breadth of experience ensures you present the most beautiful version of yourself whatever the occasion—her past clients’ even.

She carefully curates her kit, researching and testing makeup products so that she only uses those that offer vibrant colors and lasting power. Erica finds fulfillment in expressing her love for art through beautifying her clients. 

Brought up around musicals and the ballet, Martina’s interest in makeup went hand in hand with her love for theater. Having pursued various academic and career interests, including law school and the hospitality industry, Martina finally decided it was time to chase her creative dreams.

So a few days shy of her 31st birthday, she took the plunge and enrolled herself in a Professional Makeup Course. So after a few months of juggling her corporate job during the week and makeup classes at the Maquillage Professionnel on the weekends, Martina finally became a certified professional makeup artist.

She has since proceeded to take further courses in hairstyling, bridal makeup for professional makeup artists and airbrush makeup. Her Makeup philosophy is to accentuate the beauty that is already there and to have fun and get creative while doing it.


Paoie Minerales has been gracing people’s faces since 2011. She study makeup artistry at Makeup Design Academy. She then became a PR and Marketing Girl for makeup brands Etude House and Glamourbox (Pixi, Pop Beauty, Eye of Horus and Ofra) for almost 3 years while pursuing makeup artistry part-time.

Now three years in the business as a freelancer, she has already worked with huge luxury and top-tier brands like Nars, Lancome, Inglot and MAC as a Guest Makeup Artist. She loves collaborating with makeup brands to help and educate their clients first-hand in finding the best products for them.

She also usually does makeup work for editorials, fashion shoots, TV and advertising.


Jules is a Freelance Professional Makeup Artist based in the south. She studied Makeup Artistry at the Center for Aesthetic Studies, Makati in 2012.

She used to work as a supervisor in a BPO company for 5 years but went to pursue her love for makeup as a career in 2016 and worked as a store Makeup Artist for NARS cosmetics.

She is a member of the Unified Makeup Artists of the Philippines---- the first non-profit makeup organization in the Philippines. She has done several pageants, theater and fashion shows in affiliation with makeup brands such as Inglot and Makeup Forever Philippines.

She also enjoys working with brides and aims to become one of the most sought-after bridal makeup artist in the Philippines.

Katherine Rose Pimentel-Bautista is a freelance makeup artist since 2012 and soon enrolled herself in HD Makeup Academy to have a formal training in Airbrush Makeup application in February 2017.

A proud member of the Unified Makeup Artists of the Philippines in May 2017-PRESENT after obtaining her Professional Makeup Artist certificate from HD Makeup Academy and has been a Full-time Professional Makeup Artist since then (Bridal, special occasions, print Ads, etc).

A Certified Professional Microblading, Micropigmentation, Dermopigmentation Artist and Aesthetician in 2018-PRESENT. Became a proud member of the Jim Ryan Ros Glam Team and is humbled to be one of the makeup artists to some of the JRR Glam Team's projects. Some of which are as follows: Miss Asia Pacific International 2017, World's Best Model Philippines 2017 and 2018, Philippine Fashion Week Spring-Summer Collection 2018 and the recent Miss Intercontinental 2018.

Onin Bolos is a Manila Based Professional Makeup Artist. He began doing Makeup in the year 2015 because he wants to inspire confidence in his clients.

Onin has worked in a number of settings within the creative industries, such as
Theater/ Musical Theater
Fashion (fashion shows and editorial)
Beauty Pageants


Amy Villatuya is a freelance makeup artist with 9 years industry experience doing bridal, editorial, fashion, theatre and pageant makeup. She has worked as a guest makeup artist with some of the major makeup brands such as NARS, MAC, Loreal, Inglot and Make Up Forever where she got the best exposure and experience. This enabled her to work with different faces, giving them bespoke and more personal approach in enhancing their beauty.

She is also trained in advanced airbrush techniques and hairstyling. She has a passion for teaching as well, sharing valuable tips and tricks learned from working with models, photographers and other makeup artists. Recently, she provided expertise and staff training to a local organic cosmetic company prior to their product launch.

She believes in the power of makeup. It's weapon that can help people be more confident, empowered, better versions of themselves.

Keishley a professional Teacher major in Mathematics. She pursued her passion in makeup when she left her teaching profession. She had her training in HD makeup Studio and Academy last April 2013. She finished the HD beauty And Fashion Makeup, Airbrush Makeup and Hairstyling courses.

She is doing bridal and debut makeup for most of her clients. She is currently an active member of Unified Makeup Artists of the Philippines. She enjoys joining bridal fairs as well as collaboration from makeup companies for Mr. and Ms. Chinatown and Ms. Asia Pacific.

She had the opportunity to work in the following Musical plays SideShow, Godspell and musical show “Off the Broadway in Manila”. She also had the chance to give a talk about basic makeup in Sm Novaliches during the Serene Celebration.