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Hayley McGowan is one of Ireland’s most renowned, in demand freelance makeup artists. She is a unique talent on the Irish beauty scene, with a constantly evolving but identifiable creative flair. Hayley has studied a wide variety of areas within art and design including photography, lighting, fine art, painting and sculpting as well as receiving the highest qualification for makeup artistry in Ireland from Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art and Design.

She now channels these skills into creating beautiful, tailored high fashion, bridal or beauty makeup looks. Hayley worked internationally with MAC cosmetics for over ten years before setting up her own freelance business, in that time she has worked on everything from TV to fashion shows to celebrity clientele.

Hayley regularly works with brands like Sony, Universal and Brown Thomas and her work has been published both at home and internationally appearing in Vox, Submission and The Make-up Artist magazines in Los Angeles and London, Stellar, Social and Personal and Image Magazine to list but a few.