Whether you’re struggling with your makeup techniques or just after some fun new inspiration for your next look, following a makeup artist on Instagram can have multiple benefits. But, with all of the Instagram artists out there, it can be difficult to find the right one for you. Worry no more, here at Fragrance Direct, we’ve handpicked our round up of the most popular MUA’s to follow right now.

Charlotte Tilbury @ctilburymakeup

First off, we have the mother of makeup, Charlotte Tilbury. As many of you know, her brand is extremely successful and is known for luxurious makeup and skincare but what you may not know is that she is an extremely talented makeup artist. Hit the follow button and you will find yourself anticipating the arrival of her new looks on Instagram. 

Abby Artistry @abbyroberts

The famous face behind the U.Ks biggest TikTok account, Abby Roberts is known for her glam tutorials and imaginative makeup looks. Her TikTok is a great place for all things fun and creative. If you’re feeling like you want to spruce up your look and try out some unique colours then head to her page for some fresh new creations!

Priscilla Ono @priscillaono

Meet Priscilla Ono, the woman behind Rihanna’s flawless makeup looks and one of the faces of Fenty Beauty. Priscilla recommends that if you want to get the perfect match for your skin colour, then use your shoulder colour as a guide, sounds strange, right? She’s also a big advocate of the soap brow trend. A technique where you set your brows with soap to stick them down. If this sounds like a little bit of you then head over to @priscillaono on Instagram.

Ellie Rogan @makeupartistryby_elle

Always wondered how models achieve that gorgeous glowy look? Us too. That’s why we found @makeupartistryby_elle on Instagram. She’s an ecommerce makeup artist who creates natural looks for the likes of Boohoo, PLT and inthestyle. Her Instagram is a makeup haven for easy tutorials and amazing tips and tricks.

Makeup by Mario @makeupbymario

Contouring, creativity and the Kardashians… Makeup by Mario is KKW’s very own makeup artist. Go to his Instagram page for iconic bronzed looks, high cheekbones and nude lips. Don’t forget to check out his new makeup line too! You won’t regret it.

Nikkietutorials @nikkietutorials

Youtube sensation and Beauty Guru, Nikkitutorials has a following of 13.5 million subscribers online. Her bold and beautiful looks will inspire you to delve deep into the world of bright eyeshadow and experimentation. If you’re into celebrity collaboration videos, she’s worked with the likes of Selena Gomez, Lady Gaga and Jessie J, so be sure to check her makeup empire out.

Pat Mcgrath @patmcgrathreal

Pat Mcgrath, a British makeup artist that was named by Vogue Magazine as the most influential MUA in the world. Mcgrath has used successful supermodels as her muse since the mid-1990s. In her world, more is more. If you want to see some of her work, just take a look at iconic runway shows with the likes of Naomi Campbell and Bella Hadid. Recently, she created a lipstick with street-wear brand Supreme, in a matter of just 8 seconds the lipstick sold out! That shows just how influential she is. Follow her on Instagram to get a real feel for her popular makeup looks.

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