Unveiling Bridal Beauty
Indonesia’s makeup maestros, Gusnaldi and Ibam are dedicated to unveil the radiant and impeccable beauty of every bride they encounter. Any bride-to-be would be over-the-moon to have makeup artist duo Gusnaldi-ibam Maulana tell them “I do”. They have been at the frontier of Indonesia’s bridal makeup artistry, transcending Indonesian beauties, such as Nia Ramadhani and Indah Kalalo on their respective “special day”, to embrace flawless bridal beauty. Gusnaldi has always wanted to be a makeup artist. He moved from Bukit Panjang,
“For me, professionalism means taking responsibility for every single thing I do. I don’t like to waste my time, nor chances, and I am very professional in my relationships with others,” author and makeup artist, Gusnaldi
Sumatera to Jakarta, leaving his former profession as a banker behind to hone his artistry. He has attended courses of Martha Tilaar and through determination and professionalism achieved success. His excellence is known among many wellknown faces including Mrs. Liliana Tanoesodibjo - whom was among Gusnaldi’s first clientele. The makeup maestro has bestowed his makeup prowess on the faces of many international stars such as supermodel Kimora Lee Simons and classical violinist Daniel Hope. Gusnaldi is also generous enough to share his skills and knowledge of the makeup world. He offers makeup courses in Nias Raya, Kelapa Gading to aspiring makeup artists. The makeup guru’s artistry does not only grace the world of makeup; he is also a gifted writer. In 2008, he wrote the best-selling novel Pria Terakhir among a few other novels and makeup instruction books. A collection of his work is also published in “I Do Bridal Make-up Gusnaldi.” After meeting each other at a makeup talent show, Gusnaldi and Ibam became a solid team inspiring many new makeup trends, especially bridal makeup innovation. They also plan to release a new bridal makeup book in the near future. Together they aspire to impact the makeup world positively and to fill their lives with thoughts as beautiful as the brides they unveil on their wedding days.