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About Julia

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Julia is an experienced and professional Auckland based freelance hair and makeup artist with a passion for beautiful hair and makeup. 

Her work has featured in Cleo, M2, Little Treasures, Australian Women's Weekly and NZ Weddings Planner Magazine. She has worked on shoots for Air New Zealand, Les Mills International  and fashion labels Storm, OBI, Ballentynes, Glassons and Hallensteins amongst others. 

She enjoys doing makeup for balls and special occasions, live events such as Christmas in the Park and loves working one-on -one with brides to make their hair and makeup look truly sensational. 

She has worked at the Vodafone Music Awards for Smashbox cosmetics and has worked on behalf of Maybelline providing expert makeup commentary and advice that has been published in numerous magazines, newspapers and online media.

Also experienced in TV and Film, Julia was a Key Hair and Makeup Artist for the NZ feature film "Eternity" and has worked on set at Yesshop. 

Julia's makeup kit is stocked with only the best products that have been researched and thoroughly tested by her, including favourites from MAC, Nars, Bobbi Brown, and various pro brands.


Above Left: Vodafone Music Award - Presenter Makeup 2011
Above Right: Behind the scenes, Air New Zealand International Brand Campaign 2012

Above Left: Key Hair and Makeup Artist for NZ feature film Eternity
Above Right: Christmas in the Park 2010

Julia O'Neil | Makeup Artist
phone: 021 244 1978 | julia@juliaoneil.co.nz