about us

Sharon and Monica are a professional and friendly team, who have had a varied amount of experience in their industry. The Madeup Team have over 18 years of working together or individually at fashion shows, on adverts, tv and most importantly weddings.

When you book them both together they work intuitively knowing what will work and why. They love to create a look that appears effortless.

The dream team as they’ve been called worked at Live 8 in Edinburgh and did makeups on Nenah Cherry, Ronan Keating, Davina McCall, The Sugar Babes as well as meeting Mr George Clooney!    #highlightofcareer


Sharon Irving

Trained at Mary Reid school of beauty and qualified with distinction. She then worked in Edinburgh as a freelance MUA doing TV commercials, editorial shoots and built up her contacts in the wedding industry. She has worked & continues to work with makeup brands from MAC, Bobbi Brown, Benefit and Chanel so you can guarantee she has the latest and very best products in her makeup kit!

Sharon’s passion is to make you look like the best version of you, skin should appear natural with your best features shining through. She closely follows beauty bloggers so remains up-to-date with makeup looks and she has a passion for skincare. (You can see skincare products she recommends on The Madeup teams Facebook page).

Monica Emily George

Trained at award winning Charlie millers salon, Monica then worked for Paterson SA for a number of years, working closely with the late George Paterson as part of his artistic team. She then went on to work for top fashion agency in Cape Town, working numerous fashion shows, editorial shoots TV Shows such as Americas Next Top Model.

One booking with The Madeup team and you’ve got yourself a top hair and makeup artist who will do your wedding trial together, work with you to discover. hair and makeup style that works compliments each other and finally as you’ve booked 2 of them everyone in your wedding party will be finished in half the time..



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Studio 142, 36 Dalmeny Street, Edinburgh, EH6 8RG