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New Zealand Fashion Week: Walk the Line 2018

Walk the Line is the largest event of its kind in the country and NZ Fashion Week’s only event run…

Miss Universe Grand Final 2018

Another year for 20 beautiful women to grace Miss Universe New Zealand 2018. SRA annually supports the organisation in empowering…

Kiwi Classic Dance Competition

Kiwi Classic dance competition held at the Langham Hotel Auckland. SRA emerging artists teamed up with hairstylist Debbie…

Miss Universe Grand Final 2017

Miss Universe New Zealand is more than just the quest for True Beauty. It is the gateway to many meaningful…

Adrienne Whitewood for New Zealand Fashion Week

Having shown in previous years as part of the Miromoda Show, designer Adrienne Whitewood struck out on her own this…

Mature Makeup Class

Link to video: Red Carpet New Zealand In this Red Carpet’s episode, they visited Samala Robinson Makeup Academy and learned…

Sarah Price

Choosing makeup wasn’t an instant thing for Sarah. For years, she was undecided and only does it as a hobby.…

Loreal Hettig

Started off as a hobby, Loreal didn’t realise that playing with makeup can take her to a career she really…

Paige Travis

Paige has always been interested in all things beauty. When she reached the end of secondary school, she had no…

Sirat Sodhi

Sirat longed for a career that would never become too predictable and would allow her to express her creativity, so…

Sarah Harmer

Sarah Harmer is passionate about helping people look and feel extraordinary. It is this passion that has driven her successful…

Jodie Russell

Jodie Russell has always had a love of makeup. "When I left school, I was on the first available SRA…

Heather Vette

Heather Vette has makeup in her blood and was literally born in to the industry. With a grandmother who was…

Jaime Richardson

Jaime Richardson, one of SRA's graduates now a highly successful professional makeup artist. Jaime Richardson loves the way that a…

Aaron Richards

To be able to makeup people feel and look beautiful both inside and out is the reason Aaron pursued makeup…

Elise Wilson

When Elise Wilson scored a job as an editorial assistant at a top women's magazine a seven years ago, she…

Referral Programme

Get $200 cash for every bestie you refer and enrol in our full time or part time makeup courses. Start…

Miss Rotorua 2017

Miss Rotorua is a platform for women to aspire towards a positive goal. An opportunity for young people and the…