Hair and Makeup

The AB Hair & Makeup Team

Lia Jacobs – Hairdresser and Qualified Makeup Artist

Lia has been a part of the AB Hair & Makeup team as a qualified makeup artist for 3 years and in that time had decided to further her career as a hairdresser. Even though she’s an amazing hair stylist she wanted to learn all aspects of hairdressing. She is building her clientele and is excelling in the areas of styling, Colouring and keratin treatments.

Huw James – Freelance Hair & Makeup Artist

With 10 years experience in the industry, Huw has found his way to AB Hair & Makeup.

Huw graduated from the Australian college of Makeup & Special Effects in 2007, upon graduating he gain work experience with celebrity hair and makeup artist Dale Dorning allowing him to work on magazines such as GQ, Cleo, Cosmopolitan as well as Sunsilk and Sanitarium editorials & TV commercials.

In 2008 Huw was asked to jump on board Delta Goodrem’s Australian national tour of ‘Believe again’ beginning his year and a half engagement as her personal and professional assistant.

As of 2010 Huw has had an extensive career within the freelance and theatre industry credits include:

Melbourne Virgin Fashion Week (Bella Heathcote & New York Fashion week creator Fern Mallis)
Comedy Festival
Lion King
Book of Mormon
Hugh Jackman’s Broadway to Oz
Cindy Lauper’s Kinky Boots
Follies in Concert with Lisa McCune

Huw has recently moved over to Sydney to work on Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Evita starring Tina Arena.

We look forward to his return!

Jordana Hansen– Freelance Hair & Makeup Artist

After have a short break from the hair dressing industry Jordana has joined the AB team more passionate than ever.

Jordana completed a Diploma of Specialist Makeup Services from the school of Media Makeup and has received numerous industry awards. She’s also spent many years working as a Colour Specialist for globally recognized brand, Mecca Cosmetica and has worked alongside some of the world’s leading makeup artists, assisting them at makeup events for major brands such as Stila, By Terry and Hourglass.
Specialising in Bridal and editorial Makeup, Jordana had the desire to make woman feel beautiful in there own skin and the ability to show of there best features so you feel confident and gorgeous for any event.