With her unique vision, innate abilities and passion for all things make-up Fatima has created an enduring legacy and has ensured her status as an internationally renowned make up artist. Her distinctive style, fusing her Arabic roots with global influences, as well as her extensive professional career and many qualifications, has resulted in her becoming a favourite make up artist amongst the Kuwaiti Royal Family and other high ranking members of the Kuwait elite.
Fatima’s years of experience began in the Al Johan Make-up Academy, this was quickly followed by other international diplomas from London based make up schools. These included Jemma Kidd and Beauty Base as well as the respected Spanish make up school Elite. Upon this creative journey she enjoyed many unique professional experiences working alongside international make up artists and sharing not only their passion for make-up but invaluable industry secrets acquired along the way. With such a high level of education, finely developed creative skills and a pioneering vision, Fatima has brought to Kuwait innovative methods of creating polished make up looks. One example was her being the first make-up artist to introduce to Kuwait the Airbrush technique as demonstrated on clients such as Ivanka Trump, giving a flawless Red Carpet finish.
The Fatima Naqi Make-Up Academy is the embodiment of all of Fatima’s years of training and experience, her successes and rewards and her own personal philosophy as she combines contrasting ideas about the creation of beauty, fusing influences from different cultures and lifestyles.Fatima’s professional career has resulted in her working with high end commercial and advertisement brands such as Revolution and November who are among extremely satisfied clients along with innumerable international A-list celebrities and personalities. Fatima’s highly respected work has also graced the pages of glossy magazine editorials, appearing in the highly prestigious Marie Claire Kuwait.
Fatima has developed this academy to share her high level of excellence and knowledge with any aspiring make-up artists together with anyone with a passion for this art form.
The academy is now set to become the creative force behind a new generation of up and coming industry talents and future stars of make-up artistry with Fatima’s contemporary practices, hard work ethic and unparalleled skills at its heart.