The very first edition of the Ghana Makeup Awards would take in August 2016 at the La Palm Royal Beach Hotel in Accra.
According to Makeup Ghana (organizers of the event)…
”The first Makeup Awards in Ghana is to reward trailblazers and budding talents in the makeup industry in Ghana to celebrate makeup artistes whose contribution to the beauty industry has not yet been recognized as well as the younger generation of makeup artistes who are breaking new grounds and pushing the boundaries in the Makeup profession.”
The call for nominations has already begun and would end on Thursday 30th June 2016.
The process is quite simple, nomination format will be Name of Nominee + Category + Short Description of nominee and nominee work.
After that, three finalists will be shortlisted for each category based on a pre-determined criteria done by the Board consisting of industry experts, patrons, and more.
The award categories include:
Makeup Artist of the year
- Most Glamorous Celebrity
- Best Beauty/ Makeup Blog
- Best Beauty/ Makeup Vlog
- Best TV Makeup
- Best Special Effects Makeup Artist (Movies/Theatre)
- Best Editorial Makeup Artist
- Best Bridal Makeup Artist
- Makeup/Beauty Brand of the year
- Best Beauty Retail Shop
- Best Celebrity Makeup Artist
- Most promising Makeup Artist
- Best Makeup /Beauty School
- Most Promising Ghanaian Owned Brand
To nominate yourself a budding makeup artist you know, click this link
Ps: The shortlisted nominees will be announced at the launch of the Ghana Makeup Awards in July 2016.