Teen Makeup Workshop

Over the school holidays, the Tamarua Beauty Academy has designed a makeup lesson workshop that teaches teenage girls how to learn the basics of makeup and all the fun stuff behind it.   The workshop covers: – basic skin care – matching foundation –...

Congratulations Elesha!

Our hair trainer Elesha recently came fourth in the ABIA Hair Stylist Victorian Bridal Awards 2019 with a score of 99.27. This was determined by ratings provided by real wedding couples who previously used her services. We are so very proud of Elesha and wish her...

Painting Faces: An unexpected side to makeup.

What do you do when faced with the reality of domestic violence? This is an article that I never thought that I would write, yet I feel it has a very important message. I recently had a dream client. You know the ones, she was bubbly, went with whatever the Bride...

Red Carpet Makeup – Nitro Athletics Gala

Hey beauty fans! As you know I’m one of the trainers at the Tamarua Beauty Academy and I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to do makeup for the stunning Australian Olympian and Melbourne native Morgan Mitchell for the Nitro Athletics Gala. Morgan is a track...

Tamarua Beauty Academy Product # 1 – The Makeup Brush Cleaner

What makes it better than the rest? By Chantelle Taylor If you are a current or past student of the TBA you will know that founder Maggie Tamarua is pretty much a ‘one stop shop’ when it comes to all things makeup. Having been in the industry for over 10 years, Maggie...