Stu­dent earns makeup award

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Porirua stu­dent Zyanne To­giatama has been named Wellington’s top makeup stu­dent for 2014.

To­giatama, a beauty and hair­dress­ing stu­dent at Whi­tireia Com­mu­nity Poly­tech’s Porirua cam­pus, won the lo­cal area sec­tion of the 2014 Wendy Hill Cos­met­ics na­tional stu­dent award for pro­fes­sional pho­to­graphic bridal makeup.

She was one of nearly 200 beauty ther­apy, cos­me­tol­ogy and beauty as­sis­tant stu­dents who took part in the com­pe­ti­tion, which is run through New Zealand’s ma­jor beauty train­ing in­sti­tu­tions.

The com­pe­ti­tion is staged by New Zealand makeup house Wendy Hill Cos­met­ics, in as­so­ci­a­tion with in­dus­try ed­u­ca­tors, to as­sist in the support of stu­dent stud­ies and the im­prove­ment of makeup skills in the beauty pro­fes­sion.

Tif­fany Pule, gen­eral man­ager of Wendy Hill Cos­met­ics, said that the high stan­dard of the en­tries showed the level of skill and un­der­stand­ing of the prin­ci­ples of makeup were con­tin­u­ing to im­prove in the ter­tiary train­ing sec­tor. ‘‘Zyanne cre­ated a very flat­ter­ing, nat­u­ral bridal makeup that suited her model well,’’ Pule said. ‘‘It showed she has real abil­ity as a makeup artist.’’

Win­ner: Zyanne To­giatama, left, of Whi­tireia Com­mu­nity

Poly­tech’s Porirua cam­pus, with model Mishayla Hen­der­son.

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