Born and raised in Sydney Australia Melanie displayed a strong creative flair for art and self-expression from a young age. First through dance and performing arts, which led to her discovering makeup and that’s where the love affair started. Working throughout Asia Pacific and inspired by all the wonder a day can provide, Melanie’s passion for her craft is effervescent.
Clients include – Asics, Telstra, David Jones, Head and Shoulders, Samsung, Vodafone, McDonald’s, Duracell, NAB, CBA, Camel, Bossini, Betts, Fudge haircare, De Lorenzo, Ford, Subaru, PETA, HSBC, Citibank, Nicola Finetti, Tommy Hilfiger, Wish, Volvo, St. George Bank.
Celebrities include: Jaimie Alexander, David Hasselhoff, Carly Rae Jepsen, Chris Evans, Michael Chiklis, Ben Harper, Jess Mauboy, Indiana Evans, Isabel Lucas, Sophie Monk, Ronan Keating, Princess Laurentien (the Netherlands), Kate Bell, Silver Chair, Guy Sebastien, Natalie Bassingthwaite.
Vodafone, Samsung galaxy, fostering NSW, nab, Duracell, HSBC, Woolworth’s, Telstra campaign for one direction, Betts, EFIC, central park, Citibank, Pol, Suboo rising tides campaign, Sheridan towel man, Masterfoods, Olympus, Australian power and gas, Asics, head and shoulders featuring john Aloisi (Socceroo’s), Samsung featuring the Sydney roosters, Nicola Finetti, Billion dollar babes, Samsung feat. Essendon bombers, MasterCard feat. Alan border, McDonalds Feat. Australian Olympians feat. Ford feat. ‘The Wallabies’, Commonwealth bank, Tara moss PR for siren, fudge campaign (national and international), bossini (international) 2004- 2011, Camel cigarettes (Italy), Palmolive feat. Chloe Maxwell, Sydney harbour foreshore campaign for the rocks and darling harbour, St. George bank, NRMA, Nicola Finetti, Quit smoking campaign, PETA – anti fur campaign, total girl, Laubman and Pank, Diadora featuring Jane Saville, Colorado, Isson eyewear, Telstra, Domayne, De Lorenzo, Wish denim, Accor hotels, Holiday Inn, The cotton store, IBM, McDonald’s, Volvo, Bonds/TG, Sydney convention & exhibition centre, Tommy Hilfiger, NRMA.
Jaimie Alexander, Indiana Evans, Chris Evans, Michael Chiklis, Craig David, Guy Sebastien, Princess Laurentien (Netherlands), Zoe Badwi, Tara moss, Jess Mauboy, Carly Rae Jepsen, Natalie Bassingthwaite, Pete Evans, Manu Fidel. Tim freedman, Isabelle Lucas, Ronan Keating, Amiel, Sophie monk, Silverchair, Mis-teeq (UK), Darren Hayes, 3 Doors Down, Danielle Spencer, Bond, Penny Dennison, Killing Heidi, Ben Harper, The Super Jesus, Sarah McLeod, Human Nature, Paul Mac, Dylan Lewis, Alyssa Sutherland, Christine Anu, Anieki, Vanessa Amorossi, Jebediah, Superhiest, Chloe Maxwell, Ben Lee, Ben Kweller, Lovinia Nixon, Peter Harvey, Kate Bell, Fiona Horne
TV COMMERCIALS, MUSIC VIDEO’S, & LIVE PERFORMANCE
David Jones, Citibank, Apia, Stockland, Zoë Badwi – freefallin’, David Hassellhoff – get into my car, AGL, Sydney water, Susie Demarchi with INXS –Factor, Flo rida – Logies, Guy sebastien Feat. Eve X-Factor, eBay, Subaru outback – streetlight films, citizen watches @ radical media – Asia, St. Vincent’s Christmas appeal, brain cancer donation appeal, pea beau, fox Symes, Shelley’s no more gaps, total girl magazine, that’s life magazine, Shannon Noll – lonely, Seany. B – just be good to me, Roxanne Lebrase – sexy, human nature – baby I need your loving, Ash Hansen – Silverspell Films, Westpac.
Fantastic four, Thor.
FILM, TV SHOWS, ONLINE
Fury road -2013 additional makeup team, Gods of Egypt -2014 additional makeup team, Fish Lips feat. Jessica Marais, Lucydia Hair n Makeup Creative Director 2011,Pepsi Live, Better Homes and Gardens, AWW, Cosmopolitan, Chop til you drop
Girlfriend, Girlfriend Summer special Estetica Portugal, UK hairstyles only, UK creative head, UK hair now, UK your hair, Total Girl feat. Indiana Evans, Total Girl feat. Isabel Lucas, M&B Magazine, Pregnancy & Birth
Aust. Women’s weekly, Culture, Cream, Cosmopolitan, Australia, Cosmopolitan China, Dolly, Girlfriend, Shop til you drop, Oyster, Black and White, InStyle, FHM, Ralph, Bride to Be, cosmopolitan bride, large, Shoplife, Disney Adventures, Cat magazine, Women’s Health, Men’s health, weight watcher’s, voyeur, Cosmopolitan Hair and Beauty, Cosmopolitan Pregnancy, Total Girl, notebook, Voyeur, Qantas Magazine, new woman
PARADES, LAUNCH’S & EVENTS
Schwarzkopf Ultime, Australia’s next top model 2013 press and media TV show launch, Culture mag hair expo 2009, romance was born Expo 2008, Mary Kate & Ashley parade, IHS show Melbourne, Fudge shows Sydney, Melbourne, new Zealand, Fudge hair expo, Juice hair expo, Next generation hair expo, total girl, Myer, Macquarie Bank Christmas Party, Volvo, Joico,
MBFW Sydney, David Jones, Bonds, Grace Bros., Chanel
Jens Bolt, Vivien Allendar, Stuart Miller, Neil Bailey, Adam Flipp, William Meppem, Danny Eastwood, Sean Izzard, Juliet Taylor, Murray Frederick’s, Ali Nasseri, Jonathon may, Harold David, Jason Ierace, Bec Parsons, Derek Henderson, Andrew O’Toole, Alana Landsberry, Fabrizio Lipari, Zachary Handley, Julian Wolkenstein, Steven Murray, Gavin O’Neill, Kane Skenner, Chris Ferguson, Rob Tuckwell, Corrie Bond, Anna Bertalli, Patrick jones, Suzie Mitchell, Luke Feltham, Helen White, Rodney Evans, Paul Suesse, Marco saachi, Anthony ong, David Woolley, Thom Rigney, Liz Ham, Zachary Handley.
2009 Olay – a touch of foundation
2011 Trend Vision Awards Judge