- Irene Sy - Professional makeup artist from Toronto, Ontario
Passion, talent and dedication are the top three words which best describes Toronto makeup artist Irene Sy. Irene started out as an aspiring, self-taught makeup artist, initially applying makeup on her family and friends, pouring many hours into the pursuit of mastering professional makeup in many industries: beauty, fashion, commercial, print, bridal / wedding, corporate events and film. After demonstrating her top quality skills online, Irene began collaborating with talented photographers, stylists, models, creative management and other industry professionals on photo shoots to create project oriented, goal driven, stunning visuals with her makeup. Irene's great passion for makeup art drives all aspects of her work from beautifying brides on their wedding day, to creating the hottest, most elegant looks on models in fashion shows, magazines and shoots with her intricate makeup applications. Irene establishes organic, real-life connections with advertising & marketing professionals and maintains relationships with clients.
Irene attended Gina’s College of Aesthetics in the Greater Toronto Area and worked for a few years in the spa industry. Afterwards, Irene decided to pursue a makeup artist career by working and gaining valuable experience with industry professionals in the beauty, bridal and fashion community. From there on, Irene quickly evolved and grew into a professional and highly sought after makeup artist in Toronto.
Irene is committed to continuing education. She attended several hair workshops and seminars to perfect and polish her hairstyling skills at Sheridan College, Creatively Beautiful and most recently a “volume and texture” workshop focusing on editorial campaign styles at Dat Salon located in Toronto.
TV APPEARANCES —————- Torricelumn Girl – Featured Make-up Artist online interview for Fall/Winter 2012 Rogers Daytime TV – Demonstrating the makeup trends for 2012 Canadian Living magazine - Expert contribution for online article "How to manage oily skin", 2015
AWARDS —————— WINNER – 2011 1st place for best makeup application “Red carpet glam” and “Fantasy”, Contest held by Modern Basics cosmetics at the Toronto ABA show, TOP 10 FINALIST - 2014 Elle Canada Fashion Film, "Temptation" Film by Philippe Maurice
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