The #HKTatlerBall2017 is fast approaching and chances are you’ve already got the dress, the shoes and the jewels… but what about the perfect makeup to finish off your look? Forget fretting over your foundation and last-minute beauty splurges—hand the reins over to a makeup professional who knows exactly how to make you look your best for the big night.  Lead image: @gabbiemakeup/Instagram

1. Karen Yiu

Tatler Asia
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With her bob of bright pink hair, Karen is one make-up artist (MUA) who is not afraid to stand out from the crowd—and with her trademark makeup magic, you can be guaranteed to turn heads for all the right reasons too. With a flair for looks ranging from eye-catching avant-garde to more simple naturel palettes (she’s worked for Calvin Klein and Estée Lauder), you can rely on Karen to make you the belle of the ball—she can even create some one-of-a-kind body art if you fancy taking a walk on the wild side.

2. Stephen Harvey

Tatler Asia
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Having worked with the likes of Dior, Hermès, Chloé and Christian Louboutin, you can trust that Stephen knows a thing or two about making a person look their best. Originally from the UK, Stephen’s down-to-earth nature will instantly put you at ease—and with a versatile style that ranges from dazzling theatrics to pared-down minimalism, you can be certain that he will create a makeup look that gives you the X factor.



3. Ka Lam Chu

Tatler Asia
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Boasting over a decade of experience in professional makeup and hair styling, Ka Lam has helped over 700 brides look their best on their big day—not to mention client work with brands like Valentino, Gucci and Chanel and celebrities like Solange Knowles and Ricky Martin. With a studio in Central and her own expert team of fellow makeup artists and hair stylists, Ka Lam will ensure that you are selfie-ready in style.


4. Megumi Sekine

Tatler Asia