Meet the Artist
Antonio de la Cruz is a professional Makeup Artist and Hair Stylist working internationally in multiple aspects of the makeup industry. Including working on campaigns such as TONI & GUY, BLU, and even publications in British VOGUE and GQ Magazine.
Originally born in Venezuela, Antonio left and grew up on the Spanish island of Tenerife. Now living in Manchester, UK. Antonio works with Production Companies, Model Agencies, Celebrities and Brides.
For over a decade, Antonio was originally pursuing a different career, however, his real passion has always been makeup. Eventually, he took the plunge and decided to turn his passion into a career.
Intending to learn English, he decided to travel around the UK where he settled in Manchester. In 2016 Antonio trained at the prestigious CASSIE LOMAS Makeup Academy, where he learned about makeup in the Fashion Industry.
Antonio's passion and level of professionalism have enabled him to quickly establish himself and grow a strong clientele.
Antonio is a true believer that hard work and determination pay off. His real passion and professionalism has established him into the Makeup Artist he is today,
What he has to offer
He is very experienced within all skin tones and makeup styles, from "Glass Skin" to "Red Carpet" to "Drag".
He doesn't believe in specific products, he sees makeup as "Colours and Textures". Because of this, he developed a unique way of applying makeup.
Master of customising and personalising colours, he loves mixing products to achieve the desired look.
Antonio's ability to style hair separates him from other makeup artists. He is not afraid of taking on a challenge as he has proven himself time and time again.
Offering his services around Europe, his clientele consists of Production Companies, Model Agencies, Celebrities and Brides. He loves helping men and women of all races, backgrounds and nationalities to feel confident and look beautiful.