Milani Joy

Melanie - the founder and creator of Milani Joy Makeup and Cosmetics is a Sydney based bridal/editorial makeup artist with over 18 years experience in the industry. Established in 2000, Milani Joy is an innovative service powered by an industry professional, who is inspired by ensuring each and every client feels beautiful and confident.

Renowned for using a technique that perfects the basics of application, Melanie brings a high standard of practical skill that is light and fresh with a cutting edge approach. More specifically, she is best known for her signature MJ GLOW. Women, both nationally and internationally are embracing the MJ Glow through the Milani Joy cosmetic range which focuses on glowing, healthy skin. 

Milani Joy cosmetics has expanded over recent years, with a skin care range as well as mineral products made in Australia to help promote beautiful, ageless skin. Milani Joy cosmetics will benefit your skin and enhance your natural beauty. 

Years of relentless hard work, early mornings and late nights has established Melanie as a leading bridal and editorial artist in Sydney and Australia. Her creative flair and ability to understand photographic makeup has set her apart within the industry, with not many being able to master both bridal and editorial makeup. This has allowed to her travel internationally for editorial campaigns, as well as bridal bookings. 

Passion is what drove Melanie’s career to an all time high, and has kept her within the industry doing what she loves for so long. In 2013, Milani Joy Education was introduced, and has grown rapidly since, with multiple courses run per year, as well as workshops and masterclasses being held nation-wide. Through her passion and love for makeup, Melanie has taught a countless number of students and helped them achieve the best possible start in the industry as she could. Many have gone onto a successful career in makeup and blogging. 

Melanie is constantly learning and evolving in her artistry, her cosmetic range and teaching abilities. She strives for perfection and is relentless in ensuring that every Milani Joy service is of the highest standard, and no client receives less than what is expected of a Milani Joy experience.