Let's showcase your rich talents in the human decorative sector.

How To Enter

1 Application Phase

  • Create one of your own make-up looks on yourself or a model
  • Post it on instagram, tag it with #Africanextmakeupartist.
  • Click compete now to begin registration
  • Grant us access to your instagram account
  • Pay the registration fee
  • Attention: your Instagram profile must be public. To do this, slide ‘Private account’ left to make your photo visible.

    The photo will appear under Entries.

The Challenge now begins

Our Jury will select the most suitable 500 entries from all the photos received during registration with the hashtag #Africanextmakeupartist.
The top 500 will receive instructions on further tasks to be in contention for selection to the next stage


Voting for the top 50

At this stage, it is up to the online voting community to decide who makes it into the top 50 of the Competition. Inform your family, friends and well-wishers about your participation. The more votes you get the better your chances of proceeding to the next stage and prospect of winning the Competition.


Voting also comes with its own benefit. Every voter will automatically be eligible to participate in a prize draw for gifts


The Finalist (top 5)

Our online voting community will decide the 10 contesttants that will proceed to the grand finale


The Final Showdown

The 10 finalists will compete live in front of our Jury and invited audience at a time and venue to be announced.

Each of the finalist will be required to perform two Make-up looks (themes will be unveiled at the event) on a model.

Our jury will then select the top 3 winners

5 Winner

You Made It

With hard work, creativity, passion and a little bit of luck, you could be crowned the African Next Makup Artist