“Manuao gave me the opportunity to attend many work experiences while he was my lecturer including assisting with channel sevens annual Telethon event, He fully prepared me for the makeup world. He kept a calm but fun atmosphere in the classroom and was always approachable, he taught me how to present myself professionally, how to execute a look requested, and most importantly how to ensure the client is comfortable and safe through out the experience. Manuao has the extensive industry knowledge and has a nurturing approach. I always felt support and since graduating, on occasion, I still look to Manuao for inspiration and advice.” – Jessica

“Manuao gave me the opportunity to attend many work experiences while he was my lecturer including assisting with channel sevens annual Telethon event, He fully prepared me for the makeup world. He kept a calm but fun atmosphere in the classroom and was always approachable, he taught me how to present myself professionally, how to execute a look requested, and most importantly how to ensure the client is comfortable and safe through out the experience. Manuao has the extensive industry knowledge and has a nurturing approach. I always felt support and since graduating, on occasion, I still look to Manuao for inspiration and advice.” – Jessica

“Professional with an eye for detail. Manuao has incredible experience in the make up industry, he did exactly what I had dreamt of and so much more. His knowledge and techniques are impeccable. He is a perfectionist who will ensure you feel the best version of yourself. He has a presence that makes you feel comfortable and relaxed.” – Jemma

“I have engaged the services of Manuao Makeup on many occasions for hair, wigs and makeup creation and he has always added depth and creativity to many of our corporate and ticketed events over the years. He’s always professional, personable and engaging and has the skill to change actors and performers from our fantasy into a reality! He never fails to give me peace of mind that I can rely on him during the busy processes of event creation. I cannot recommend Manuao and his makeup brush enough!” – Bronte Wilson, Kate Wilson Events

“Not only is Manuao a beautiful soul, he also makes you feel the most beautiful on the outside. I couldn’t have asked for anyone better for my wedding day” – Zoe

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“Manuao worked with us on our first major musical, We Will Rock You at His Majesty’s Theatre 2018, and has since been a firm supporter and confidante with networking us with artists, appropriate suppliers, and products to enhance the look of all of our productions. A professional, talented, dedicated, and passionate human, it would be a pleasure to work alongside Manuao in any of our future projects” – Katrina Patient, Platinum Entertainment

“I am very particular about my makeup, so I was a bit hesitant about having someone do my makeup for my wedding day.

However I needed worry as Manuao made me feel like the most beautiful bride! I looked in the mirror and didn’t want a single thing changed, it was just what I had envisaged.” – Shelley

“MSWA Events has had the pleasure of working with Manuao and his team. We would describe his services as 5 stars and would recommend him highly.

Manuao brings a special quality to any event with his passion and enthusiasm, this is backed up by his professionalism and execution.

You can expect to have that something special added to your event!”

Arnya Tait, MSWA Events

“I cannot recommend Manuao enough. He truly is an expert in his field. His professional relaxed approach was wonderful on what can be a stressful day. Would highly recommend Manuao to anyone”. – Stephanie

“I cannot recommend Manuao enough. He truly is an expert in his field. His professional relaxed approach was wonderful on what can be a stressful day. Would highly recommend Manuao to anyone”. – Stephanie

“Manuao collaborated with our fashion brand Mauricio Alpizar Fashion creating a make-up look for men and women for our collection Beautiful World SS2021. Manuao’s creativity and professionalism were fantastic! He and his team managed over 20 models in a short period of time making them look flawless and ready for the runway. Thank you. we are looking forward to working with him again in the near future” –
Mauricio Alpizar Fashion

“Thank you for the most amazing makeup on my wedding day….
You were truly a magician” – Mimma