MEET THE TEAM
Samantha Chidiac is a beauty specialist who prides herself on her outstanding talent in both makeup artistry and beauty care providing a unique service for every individual woman. The resident beauty specialist has over 13 years of experience in the industry and is highly recognised in Sydney.
Beauty is about understanding every woman as an individual. By examining skin types, face structures, as well as different looks and styles, Samantha dedicates herself to listening to clients’ needs and providing her professional opinion making sure every woman is highly satisfied with her transformation.
Samantha has an incredible industry experience of 13 years as well as a successfully established business of 7 years. She has had the chance to work on several TV shows such as Four Weddings (episode 7, Michelle Deeb), Australia’s Next Top Model Series 1 and The Biggest Loser Australia Makeover Series 2, Don’t Tell The Bride and Extravagant Weddings Australia. Samantha has also experienced working freelance with Catwalk Fashion, Gorgeous Cosmetics, and Vogue Studios as well as numerous editorial photo-shoots.
Samantha’s makeup career began in 2004 Managing Napoleon Perdis in Sydney for over 3 years, which expanded her onto bigger and better things. Samantha also managed Napoleon Perdis in Los Angeles and was part of the Blue Tattoo Midnight Fashion Show in LA (2007).
With a Diploma in Makeup Artistry, Certificate IV Beauty Therapy and studies abroad, Samantha ventured out on her own in 2010. She has since been running her own business , with her team of 4 creative specialists currently based at her head quarters in Sydney’s South West specialising in Makeup Artistry, Eyebrow Sculpting, Spray Tanning and Lash Lifts. Samantha is one of Sydney’s top Beauty Specialists, lending her and her teams picture perfect skills to service over 250 Brides each year and an average of 150 clients per week for Eyebrows, Lash lifts and Spray Tans.
Further Industry Experience:
- Travelled to Fiji Bali Lebanon and Inster-State for bridal parties
- Continues to travel internationally to further her knowledge to places such as LA Dubai Lebanon and inter state
- Work Experience/Management Century City Concept Store Los Angeles, C.A
- Creative Events Team Member Napoleon Perdis 2yrs
- Editorial Photo shoots OK! Magazine Tiffany Wood, Neil Cummins Welcoming of New Baby
- Editorial OK! Magazine Tiffany Woods Weddings
- Makeup for Tiffany Wood Nickelodeon Awards
- Makeup For Tiffany Wood MTV Awards
- Editorial Photo-shoot Spring Launch Sanna Shoes
- Exclusive Photography Makeup Artist
Started doing make up in 2011 in Wollongong (NSW). Worked freelance for 5 years having fine tuned her skills and built a strong reputation for some amazing transformations.
Monica has experience working fashion photo shoots i.e. Beyond Eve, Frolic Girls, White Fox Boutique. She has become a specialist undertaking additional training and obtaining tips from high profile proffesionals. She had also published several tutorials through Youtube showcasing her work.
Monica progressed through to Bridal make up in 2013 where she has been head artist for many large bridal parties.
She was discovered in 2016 and has since been working with Samantha Chidiac in Sydney where she is continuing her career.
Since working with Samantha, Monica has worked on over 100 bridal parties whether this be assisting Samantha or representing as head artist.
As well as working with Bridal parties, you often find Monica working from the salon as the senior artist of Samantha Chidiac. Monica has performed her makeup skills on over 500 faces after just one year of starting her journey with
Monica is our makeup training specialist at Samantha Chidiac, offering either one on one personal lessons or group workshops, teaching students on how to enhance their makeup skills. Some other services Monica now specialises in are Eyebrow sculpting and tinting, Eyelash Lifting and Spray Tanning.Since starting out in all these services over the last year, M