When it comes to attaining the perfect look, you can go it alone with the help of online videos or invest in the services of a professional makeup artist. The latter will not only ensure your makeup is flawless but that you look radiant in any light.

Honolulu is home to some of the top makeup artists in the Hawaiian Islands, many of whom travel throughout the gorgeous archipelago for work. Ready to start your search for makeup artists in Honolulu? Check out this list of some of the city's top talent to find the best match for your big day.

Face Art Beauty

Based in beautiful Honolulu, Face Art Beauty is a team of award-winning makeup artists and hairstylists who specialize in everything from weddings to proms, pageants, and military balls.

They take pride in really pampering all of their clients, whether they already have extensive beauty knowledge or are just getting their first taste of the industry. Over the past 10 years, Face Art Beauty has been committed to transforming the ideas of their clients into the perfect look for the occasion.

Remy Reed

Remy Reed is a Honolulu-based hair and makeup artist who can be hired for weddings, events, and photoshoots. Her motto is “less is more, except when it’s not”– which reflects the diverse desires of her clients.

Remy began her career in the beauty industry back in 2009 working at a makeup counter for Benefit Cosmetics and she went on to receive her esthetician’s license from the Cinta Aveda Institute of San Francisco. Since that time, she's won numerous awards and has partnered with TikTok to launch a beauty brand, Blasé.

Leslie Fair

With more than 20 years of experience working as a hairstylist and makeup artist, Leslie Fair knows a thing or two about the beauty industry. She's worked on e-sessions and weddings, as well as fashion shows, television series, and magazine shoots.

After training with Toni & Guy Academy in New York City, Leslie worked with Vidal Sassoon educator Joe Randazzo before going freelance. She is the first Oahu wedding stylist to be featured on the WE Network Show “Platinum Weddings” and has collaborated numerous times with Australia’s New Idea magazine.

Reveal Hair & Makeup

Revel Hair & Makeup is a Honolulu-based team of hairstylists and makeup artists who are “here to help you feel beautiful.” With a mobile setup, they can easily come to you to create a natural or glamorous look for your wedding, prom, photo shoot, or girls’ night out.

Reveal Hair & Makeup can travel wherever you need in the Hawaiian Islands and regularly do projects on Kauai, Maui, and the Big Island. Their work has been featured by prominent publications like The Knot, Carats & Cake, and Wedding Chicks.

Makeup by Bev

Beverly Kaneshige is the owner and creative behind Makeup by Bev and has more than 30 years of experience working in Hawaii. Born and raised on the island of Oahu, she is talented in recreating your favorite Hollywood look or bringing a fresh perspective to tried-and-tested trends.

Bev can do everything from bridal makeup at weddings to modeling shoots and runway shows, as well as having a background working in the TV and film industry.

Beauty Spell Hawaii

While based on the island of Oahu, the team at Beauty Spell Hawaii are happy to travel throughout the Hawaiian Islands for makeup application and hair styling. They work with clients of all ethnicities, including Caucasian, Asian, Latino, and African American, and have experience doing looks that range from Hollywood glam to natural beauty.

When you hire the team at Beauty Spell Hawaii, you can opt for airbrush makeup or mink lashes, as well as creative face painting for Halloween.

Whik’d Hair & Makeup

Sarah Obringer leads the team at Whik’d Hair & Makeup and is passionate about making women look and feel beautiful. She holds a qualification from the Hawaii Institute of Hair Design and was the hair and makeup artist for the winner of Miss Hawaii USA 2011, Angela Byrd.

Not only that but Sarah has collaborated with some of Hawaii’s biggest local celebrities, including Brian Yang, Mailani Makainai, and Kanoa Gibson. Whik’d Hair & Makeup has a fully mobile set up so they can come to you for bridal shoots and more.


Sassarella is owned by Racyne Sugai, an international hair and makeup artist who currently calls Honolulu home. She has loved all things creative since a young age and established her own jewelry line shortly after finishing high school.

Racyne’s passion for art and fashion inspired her to become a cosmetologist, with her specialty being airbrush makeup. She works with a diverse clientele that includes beauty queens, models, and professional bodybuilders.

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