The Madeup Team
The Madeup Team are Sharon Irving and Monica George, professional freelance hair and makeup artists based in Edinburgh.
With 20 years of experience in the Scottish beauty industry tucked into their make-up bags, their portfolio spans TV, commercial, advertising, fashion, live shows to events and weddings.
Having been nicknamed “The Dream Team” for good reason, The Madeup Team will help you discover the best look for you – whether your wedding is a glamorous black tie event or vintage theme…they enjoy the challenge!
Working as a duo, Monica and Sharon are effervescent, great friends who compliment each other’s skills, work intuitively with clients’ needs, and create a warm, friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
The Made-up Team’s skills are some of the most in-demand in the bridal business, with recommendations from some of the most beautiful wedding venues in and around Edinburgh who have worked with them.
For weddings in and around Edinburgh, The Madeup Team is the one to book!
Trained at Mary Reid School of Beauty and qualifying with a distinction, Sharon went on to work in Edinburgh as a freelance MUA doing: TV commercials and editorial shoots whilst building her contacts in the wedding industry.
Sharon’s ethos is to make you look the “… best version of you”. Sharon believes your skin should appear natural, with your best features shining through.
Sharon’s great passion is skincare, closely following beauty bloggers to keep up-to-date with the latest makeup looks/trends and product releases. You can see her recommended skincare products on The Madeup Team’s Blog and Pinterest.
Monica Emily George
Trained at award-winning salon Charlie Miller, before moving on to Paterson SA working closely with the late, great George Paterson as part of his artistic team. Monica then went on to work for a leading fashion agency in Cape Town, working on numerous fashion shows, editorial shoots and TV shows such as America's Next Top Model.
Why Book The Madeup Team?
One booking means you get two of the very best hair and makeup artists in Scotland. Sharon and Monica will do your wedding trial together, working with you to create your ideal look. The Madeup Team can also finish making up your wedding party in the half the time.