CO-FOUNDER AND OWNER OF KM MAKEUP STUDIOS, EAST BRISBANE. 

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ABOUT KARISSA MCLAREN

Karissa is a respected Australian make-up artist and hair stylist.  With over 15 years industry experience, her fresh, creative and versatile style has crafted polished looks for some of the biggest brands in the beauty business. 

Karissa spent a large part of her career working in Melbourne where she was represented by one of Australia’s top boutique talent agencies, Coco Productions. She was Head Trainer at the Academy of Make-up in South Yarra, and also worked with the Melbourne MAC Cosmetics pro team. She travels regularly for work as a consultant and key creative artist for runway looks, tvc’s, weddings, red carpet events and campaigns. Karissa is also a hair & makeup educator. 

Karissa is now located in central Brisbane where she runs a beautiful make-up studio, KM MAKEUP STUDIOS,  with international artist Michelle Gataric.