Meet The Team

Our team experience is endless. From working on Films, TV, Fashion, Photoshoots and Weddings, a number of our team are Qualified Makeup training experts who tutor at the Makeup Academies in NZ.

Our team work not only in NZ but Internationally as well, whether it is a wedding in Fiji, a photoshoot in Bora Bora, or a Fashion show in Australia.

We  have very high standards and handpick only highly trained, skilled and experienced Artists to deliver what you need. Our focus is on quality not quantity.

The team are here to solve, educate and beautify, to get results, and most importantly we love what we do!

Nicki Collett

Director, The Beauty Hub Ltd

The Admin Team

NICKI COLLETT

Founder & CEO

Nicky Collett
About

Originally from an entertainment background, Nicki has worked all over the world including Asia, the Greek Islands, Europe and Australia.

After returning to NZ, Nicki worked for one of New Zealand’s top Music Promoters – touring with both local and International bands and artists such as Blondie, Norah Jones, Hayley Westenra, and Billy Connolly.

Nicki’s experience spans over 15 years, working in all aspects of the industry. Not only on the tools, Nick’s expertise is now predominantly as an adviser to the Industry, she works with the NZQA to establish the correct industry standard and teaching qualifications for Government Bodies, Makeup Schools in NZ, Beauty Brands and Industry leaders.

Her goal is to ensure today’s Artists reach the industry with the highest standard and are leading the way in current International Trends and Techniques.

CHRISTIE

Weddings Bookings Manager

Christie
About

Christie is based in Queenstown and is our Weddings Bookings Manager for all our Auckland and Queenstown Weddings. She is also available for general Hair/Makeup bookings in Queenstown.

Christie completed her training at The Film and Television Academy of Makeup and has worked in the makeup and fashion industry for over 15 years. With a huge passion for anything beauty and fashion related she has worked with some of New Zealand’s best-known designers and brands such as WORLD, Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent.

Christie is also a personal stylist and image consultant. As well as working with personal style clients, Christie has provided grooming, hair, makeup and styling training to several businesses and networking groups such as ASB, Kiwibank, Barfoot and Thompson, Auckland City Council, Global Women.

Christie’s professionalism and calm nature shines through every experience, she really listens to what is important to the client, and understands the value of personal presentation and first impressions. Brilliantly organised, Christie ensures the highest attention to detail and professionalism for seamless partnerships with our clients.

RACHEL

Accounts & Admin

About

Rachel manages our Accounts and Invoices. She works Mon/Wed/Fri mornings.

Our Artist Team

Our artists are grouped into coverage areas below.

NOTE: If you wish to book an artist outside of this area, a travel cost will apply.

CENTRAL/CBD AUCKLAND

LISETTE

Lead Makeup Tutor / Hair Stylist

About

Lisette has over 16 years experience in all aspects of the Makeup Industry. She began her career in television working for the TV3 makeup department, later going on to freelance for Shortland Street both in studio and on location.

She has worked in media for Fashion Quarterly, Girlfriend, New Idea, Pulp and Cleo magazine, and freelanced with photographers on both commercial advertising and domestic assignments.
Lisette’s passion for tutoring began at Yves Saint Laurent, as the National Education Manager for YSL and was responsible for training the retail channel in product information, makeup artistry and sales techniques. In 2015 she began tutoring at The Samala Robinson Makeup Academy as a Senior Tutor.

As a Senior Tutor, Lisette has acquired her adult teaching and assessment qualifications supported by NZQA, and is responsible for delivering tutoring at a corporate level on Hair and Makeup and personal/company branding to our larger clients such as Air New Zealand.

ANAMARIA

Senior Hair & Makeup Artist

About

Profile coming soon

CHEYENNE

Makeup Artist & Hair Down Stylist

Cheyenne
About

Cheyenne is our newest member to joint The Beauty Hub Team, and has over 5
years experience. We knew she was a must have on our Team when we learnt her
career had started by graduating from one of Auckland’s elite Makeup Academy’s
with Excellence.  Plus being awarded the Revlon Scholarship Prize for Best Makeup Artist.

She’s a passionate makeup artist with a natural skill in beauty and fashion makeup.
Having high standards of understanding the art of enhancing natural features and
beauty, and working comfortably with every type of skin tone, shade, age and gender
in her career.

Some of her experience includes the Revlon YMCA Walk-the Line Fashion Show,
music videos, headshots, photoshoots, fashion shows including NZFW, weddings,
school ball makeup and hair, production shows and special occasion clients.

“I love the artistry and colour of makeup. I get absolute satisfaction in making a person look
and feel fantastic about themselves. Seeing how makeup has a large impact on others, is why I love my art”.

NORTH SHORE AUCKLAND

MEIGHAN

Senior Hair & Makeup Artist

About

Profile coming soon

MICHELLE

Senior Hair & Makeup Artist

About

Michelle graduated in 2003 from the Academy of Film and TV Makeup Artistry and
Special Effects. She then went onto extend her skills at Servilles Hairdressing
Academy not long after. Michelle’s extensive career includes working for South
Pacific pictures, Shortland Street tv series, Maori TV and then short films before
finding my true passion which is Weddings.

Over her career spanning more than 20+ years Michelle has been in management
positions for brands such as Yves Saint Laurent, Bobbi Brown, Mac, Smashbox,
Estee Lauder and for various designers for New Zealand Fashion week such as
Karen Walker.

National Salon Educator for GHD, travelling the country teaching our top salons how
to use and retail all things GHD, NZ Women’s Weekly Magazine, TVNZ, Look
Good Feel Good, Photography, Fashion and private/celebrity clients.

WEST AUCKLAND

NAEEMA

Senior Hair & Makeup Artist

About

Although originally from a design background, Naeema has always been passionate about makeup and beauty and finally entered into the industry a few years ago. After completing her training at The Makeup School, she has since been specialising in Bridal work.

Having lived in different countries around the world, Naeema has been able to use her cultural experiences and language skills (speaking fluent Spanish, Hindi and Gujarati)  to help international brides and their families create a traditional experience on their wedding day.

Naeema is proficient in the cultural aspects of bridal styling such as Dupatta setting and Hijaab styling and with a keen eye for detail she always ensures nothing is out of place.

LILY

Senior Hair & Makeup Artist

About

Profile coming soon

KAZ

Senior Hair & Makeup Artist

About

Profile coming soon

EAST AUCKLAND

DEEPIKA

Senior Makeup Artist & Hair Down Stylist

About

Deepika is a professional Makeup Artist and Hairstylist based in Auckland with an overall experience of 8 years in all aspects of beauty makeup including fashion makeup, bridal makeup, special occasion makeup and I specialise in Indian makeup.

Deepika has been associated with well known brand MAC Cosmetics for the past 7 years as a Makeup Consultant, and has been a part of various fashion shows such as Lakme Fashion Week, Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week and New Zealand Fashion Week.

Deepika’s depth of knowledge in fashion, makeup and hairstyling makes her a versatile beauty professional, who can adapt skills to every kind of job or occasion.

Brilliantly organised, Christie ensures the highest attention to detail and professionalism for seamless partnerships with our clients.

SILVIA

Senior Hair & Makeup Artist

About

Silvia is a creative and innovative Makeup Artist with 6+ years of international experience in Romania and New Zealand. Her skills lie in understanding every client’s unique requests, and her natural creative talent.

Silvia’s experience includes Makeup Training, Fashion & Beauty brands, Magazines, TV productions and Special Events and Weddings.

She is confident in all Makeup application, Hair down styles, Plaits and Braids, and simple relaxed ½ up and up styles.

JOANNA

Senior Hair & Makeup Artist

About

Joanna fell in love with the transformation power of makeup after discreetly using her
sisters makeup as a young teen girl, from that moment on Joanna aspired to become
a makeup artist.

After finishing her beauty studies at Cut Above Academy she moved into the retail
beauty space where she would continue building her make up artistry experience for
the past six years.

Joanna has always been able to adapt her professional techniques to a variety of
personal requests to achieve the look her clients are after.

Beyond doing makeup & hair for weddings and special occasions, she loves to
educate her clients on the “what, why, how” when doing makeup for themselves to suit their personal skills and techniques.

PUKEKOHE

SHARON

Senior Hair & Makeup Artist

About

Profile coming soon

TITIRANGI

JEN

Senior Hair & Makeup Artist

About

Profile coming soon

QUEENSTOWN

CHRISTIE

Senior Hair & Makeup Artist

Christie
About

Christie completed her training at The Film and Television Academy of Makeup and has worked in the makeup and fashion industry for over 15 years. With a huge passion for anything beauty and fashion related she has worked with some of New Zealand’s best-known designers and brands such as WORLD, Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent.

To book one of our professional hair and makeup artists, please get in touch!