Asare Prince Owusu
Asare Prince Owusu
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I am a beauty therapist by profession but really specialized in makeup artistry. Have been in the makeup industry for five years now and really specializes in editorial even though I do bridal and all due to my versatility.
I have worked as the head omakeup for various fashion shows including the acclaimed Kumas fashion week which has brought forth several designers .
I have worked with several makeup brands including Maybelline New York Ghana , Colleen Makeup and So Aesthetics Makeup
I have with some renowned fashion houses here in Africa :Christie Brown, Bello Edu, True Fond
I am a good listener, a good team player and naturally creative
Our readers would love to get to know you more Asare . Tell us about yourself, what is unique about you?
Due to my creative, I am able to work with clients to their satisfaction cos I always believe in clients satisfaction
Asare , what are your passion and aspiration in life? How did you start as a Make-up Artist?
I love to create unique styles that are different from the norm but yet pleasant and impactful
My aspiration is to be creative and unique
My mother is a beautician so beauty and art has become part of me since childhood but I really decided to be a makeup artist at a point when the passion grew and my mother always supported me through
Who is your inspiration in life Asare ? How do you keep inspired?
My inspiration always comes from nature because I love nature a lot
Aside that, I always take ideas and inspirations from renowned and highly acclaimed and sought after makeup makeup artist
I go through thei Instagram pages, buy their books and attend to their seminars if possible
We all make mistakes Asare , we wish we could take back. Please tell us about a time being a Make-up Artist , you wish you’d handled a situation differently with a colleague.
A day I recommended a colleague to a client and they couldn't deliver
I wish I had gone myself
Asare ,when you’re working with a large number of clients, it’s tricky to deliver excellent service to them all. As a Make-up Artist, how do you go about prioritizing your clients’ needs?
With time being a most necessary factor, prioritize your clients need according to your time and schedules so your can attend to them equally, efficiently and effectively
Besides, a well trusted assistants are always necessary
Please tell us Asare , about a time you had to be very strategic in order to meet all your top priorities as a Make-up Artist?
Those times are during fashion weeks, bridal trains and when there is a red carpet appearances
Asare , please give us an example of a time when you were able to successfully persuade someone to see things your way at work.
There was an incident where a client needed to appear on a red carpet but had got several clothes and accessories at her disposal that she didn't know what to wear
First we considered the theme for the occasion, the various lighting available so she doesn't look all flashy and lastly her comfortability with the selected options
Asare please tell us about your proudest professional accomplishment as a Make-up Artist. There might be many, but there is always this proudest moment that you just want to share to everyone. What is it and why?
My proudest was when I was selected as the head of makeup artist for a makeup brand
Because it came with so much responsibilities and obligations which was tough initially but eventually I was able to push through and I left a legacy as the best so far
Asare , please give us an example of a time you were able to be creative with your work. What was exciting or difficult about it?
It was during fashion week and I had to create makeup looks that would flatter with all the various designs from the designers
It was exciting and difficult at the same time because I had to bring for all my creativities and at the end it was successful and exciting
What advice would you give to the people who wants to be successful as a Make-up Artist?
Firstly, they should never stop learning and should always keep researching and must be willing to learn from the known
Again, client satisfaction must always be guaranteed
Lastly, we must adhere to time
Are you looking for collaboration with fashion talents, brands and creatives? If yes, please state below what type of collaboration you are looking for?
Now for the best part Asare ! Please upload 5-10 photos so we can get to see your work.
1. Elliot Granberry @1grandberry
2. Selasie @pixilrate
Photo1 Selasie @pixilrate
Photo2. Asephua @vineimagery
Photo3. Elliot granberry @1grandberry
Photo7. Asephua @vineimagery
Photo9. Asephua @vineimagery