5 creative Thai makeup artists to follow on Instagram
These creative Thai makeup artists do makeup beyond glamor.
Makeup isn’t just the perfect winged eyeliner or bright red lipstick, although we love it. It goes way beyond. For decades now, makeup has been an eloquent medium used by creative people all over the world. From special effects makeup to social media trends, prosthetics, period makeup, drag queen makeup, the ingenuity of makeup is endless. The ingenuity of these Thai makeup artists is just as much.
Here, we’ve compiled a list of local makeup artists who do makeup that goes beyond glamor. Prepare for breathtaking works of art. We released our own cast of Shine right here in Thailand.
International makeup artist, makeup educator and producer, Swanti Suwanne aims to push the boundaries of generic makeup, as shown by the sensational art she produces. In addition to creating authentic and unforgettable looks and winning makeup contests, Swanti also uses her creativity to campaign for political and social change. The gifted MUA also does glamour for the ‘gram.
A full-time student, part-time makeup artist, Aasis Chularatnaphol specializes in bloody and spooky looks. The skillful artist’s special effects makeup will make you look twice and ask you what’s real and what’s not. Additionally, Aasis also keeps their feed up to date by hopping on social media makeup trends on platforms like Instagram and TikTok.
Guaranteed to add a touch of creativity to your flow, this makeup artist creates all kinds of looks, and all looks are showstoppers. Taking inspiration from other famous Insta MUAs like Mady Kennedy and Katie Butt, the artist adds her own touch to each look. Grocery store makeup, illusion makeup, politically inspired makeup – follow these looks and more.
Makeup artist Atipp creates looks that are one for the books. Known for his iconic bat ear prostheses, individualist MUA’s Instagram feed is filled with pioneering artwork. Atipp gives us the most breathtaking #RBF we have ever seen. The artist also reviews the makeup of different brands.
Besides the glam makeup for which MUA is best known for, @homeless_makeup also creates some intriguing and eye-catching looks. Scroll through their feed for futuristic makeup, activism makeup, abstract makeup, and more.