by - April 04, 2010

There is Beauty in Modesty.”
Anna de Leon
Make Up Artist/Fashion Stylist

Having started her Make Up Career in the Philippines in 1996 under the watchful eyes of Raul Francisco, Anna de Leon definitely knows how to make a woman look beautiful and feel empowered. Her genuine interest in her subjects enables her to bring out their natural beauty making them their most beautiful ever.

Her naturally glowing trademark look with an emphasis on perfecting the skin gained her a following among brides to be. During her stay in the Philippines her work on actresses and several socialites also graced the pages of numerous glossies.

As a sought after Make Up Artist, Anna decided to fully immerse herself in the industry that is Fashion and flew to Milan in July 2008 to study Fashion Styling at the prestigious Istituto Europeo di Design.

In 2009, Anna partnered with INGLOT cosmetics for her 1st Make Up Workshop aptly entitled FACES by Anna de Leon. It was a 2 day in depth Skin Care and Make Up workshop attended by over 40 women. FACES by Anna de Leon is now on its 9th year of teaching women on how to be their most beautiful.

Anna' s goal to help women achieve polished makeup led her to launch her Make Up Brush Set in 2013. what would be an artist without her tools, right? A 15 piece brush set using only the best materials that the market has to offer.

To remain up to date with trends, Anna constantly travels and learns from the best in the industry. She trained with Scott Barnes, Jennifer Lopez’ Make Up Artist in 2014 and with Mario Dedivanovic, Kim Kardashian’s Make Up Artist in 2013. She also holds a certificate in Hair Styling from Cinema Make Up School in Los Angeles.

Anna has partnered with top Make Up Brands like L’Oreal and INGLOT and Skin Care Brands like Dermalogica for Workshops, Mall Tours and Road Shows. Aside from the being a trusted ambassador of these brands, she has countless Magazine Editorials under her belt, groomed the Backstreet Boys during their world tour, worked with Fashion Icons like Farida Khelfa, Supermodel Eva Herzigova. And due to her passion to empower women through beauty, she was named as one of the most influential Filipinos in the Gulf in 2015 and 2017 and as one of Most Beautiful Filipinos in the Gulf for 2018.

It is not only Anna’s expertise in Make Up and Styling that is lauded by the people who know her and who have worked with her. It is also her degree of professionalism, sincerity and her willingness to share her knowledge that makes her more than just a Make Up Artist and Fashion Stylist. This makes her an educator.

Anna earned her blue belt in Brazilian Jujitsu, has competed at the World Masters Championships in Las Vegas, Nevada and won the Silver Medal at the Abu Dhabi World Pro Championship in April 2018.

Anna is currently based in Dubai.

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