The Belfast make-up honours the Shaz Awards returned for their sixth consecutive last month seeing make up artists, models and photographers among the winners at the glamorous ceremony.
Created by make up artist Ciara Daly, who has been working in the make up industry for over a decade, owns a make up academy as well as a globally successful brush range, the awards aim to celebrate and encourage creative talent within the make up industry by celebrating excellence and creativity.
Ciara’s make up academy, based on the Lisburn Road, is one of the country’s most sought after training facilities, offering courses for beginners to more experienced artists; and it has created and nurtured some of Ireland’s freshest creative talent.
Here’s a snapshot of who could be seen at the recent awards and the winners.
Michelle McMakin, Sinead O’Hanol
Student of the Year – Heather Cromie
Creative Award – Eimear Scullion – Tribal Princess
Face of CiaraDaly – Claire Gunn
Arlene Gormley, Lisa Thomson
Photographer of the Year – Tony Webster
Retailer of the Year – Janette Aiken
Photoshoot of the year nominee Ailin Traynor
Lisa Dempsey, Gillian Kerr
Creative Award – Eimear Scullion
Catherine Courtney, Emma Courtney
Vicki Bell, Alison Bolan
Reem Hasaballah, Glenn Norwood
Ryisha Smyth, Janette Aiken, Nicola Hamill
Sarah Busby, Susan-Louise Gaham
Lady Portia de Monte
Rachel Blond, Amy Clarke
Phoenix Award – Andrea Kirwan
Lee Stinton, Seamus Clancy
Team Member of the Year – Ashley Daly
Aileen, Donna McKeown
Ciara Copeland, Shonagh Nelson, Catherine Mcgrillen
Hairdresser of the Year – James Wallace
Lee-ann McKee, Nicki Kalsande