Maria Rivera is a professional make-up artist and hair stylist for editorial, runway, advertising, production, lifestyle, weddings, corporate and more. Maria has 10 years experience and trained at Sydney’s The Make Up Technician’s, graduated Dux and in same year awarded First Place in the Glamour Category at The Sydney International Make-up Expo” in Glamour.
Having been privileged to assist and learn from some incredibly talented international and national artists, Maria has been able to learn from the best and refine her art.
Maria’s work can be followed in media such as The Today Show, The Biggest Loser Australia, Australia’s Next Top Model among other TV series’s and TV commercials. Having also worked with some popular Australian and International TV and entertainment personalities such as Dami Im, Jillian Michaels, Bob Harper, Aaron Pedersen and labels including Black Milk Clothing, Gucci, HAN, Universal, Maiocchi, Rachel Hunter’s Lola, Dotti, Zimmerman, to name a few.
Experience in fashion shows including Australian Fashion Week & Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival’s.
Maria is a self confessed makeup addict and is continuously on the search for the latest in makeup and skincare trends, and is always happy to impart with insider tips enthusiastically. Taking great pride in her strong work ethic Maria ensures all who sit in her chair receive the highest quality products and service.
Based in Brisbane and Sydney available for assignment both locally and nationally.