MUA | Angie Ng

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Angie's client, Cathy described her work as simply delicate. She tried 8 hair-do's and 2 make-ups on her in 4 hours.

makeup trial run
mywedding.com/xilascathy: make-up trial. Nice make-up color contour with no piled up effect. Laid back yet pretty updo.
I reckon Angie's work is clean yet Label:modern and unique. I am intrigued by the aesthetic fresh faces she created. For the hair, I like some of the sophisticated up dos with a simple hairpiece or just some camouflaged bobby pins. If you are searching hard for a solid Label:makeup artist, try her. She gets booked fast. I inquired a quotation but she is not available on my wedding day. She has quite a impressive portfolio appearing on bridal magazines, collaborating with renown photographers and having a well-rounded experience. 

no waist, simple
Actual wedding day of Xilas and Cathy Dec 2010 | PG: Kevin Tan (kevintanphotography.com)

angie ang makeup different views
side spring curls Label:accessorized with a bird cage veil
dress strap with flower petal
soft flowing curls, off-white feather and flower hair-piece adept with a birdcage veil
amazing up soft
angiemakeup.com: Some bridal make-overs she performed. Amazing updo, slightly uneven face cover-up.

dressing hair in front of mirror bride looking down
edwintcg.com (2011)
Chen Fui and Siew Wei‘s Wedding
PG: Edwin Tan
MUA: Angie Ng


Glowing reviews about Angie:
http://www.malaysiabrides.com/forum/index.php/topic/22692-good-recommended-mua/
savanah @ Sep 2010 says:
"U can try Angie. She is very good and professional :) http://www.angiemakeup.com"

http://www.malaysiabrides.com/forum/index.php/topic/25191-angie-ng-as-mua/
savanah @ Feb 2011 says:
"Angie is a fabulous MUA. Very professional, punctual and i luv her style. not to mentioned she is a very pretty MUA too :) She will ask wht kinda style u like and discuss with u :)"

http://www.malaysiabrides.com/forum/index.php/topic/708-makeup-artist-mua-kl/page__st__2406
cherrystar @ Dec 2011 says:
"AD Morning and Church Ceremony: Angie Ng
- Price: Slightly above average
- Correspondences: Not that prompt
- Service: Excellent
- Punctuality: Good
- End result: Amazing
Angie really made me feel my best on my big day! I have a lot of acne scars and she managed to cover them up quite well without making me look cakey (most likely because she uses water-based foundation with the airbrush!). She doesn't really do much "correction make up" like creating illusions to downplay my big nose or wide face, but instead emphasized on bringing out my best feature - my eyes. Wow, I really loved how she put so much time and effort to make them stand out! She cut short the fake lashes so they didn't look fake on me at all. She added many coats of mascara and eye liner to perfect my eye make up but I didn't end up looking like I had a lot of eye make up on, which was amazing. My husband, like most men, always insist that I look better without make up. But he really loved her natural-looking make up on me!". More at the link above.

Aeron & Sharon - JSP Inside Out Workshop hosted by Jenny Sun from Jamie on Vimeo
Couple: Aeron Leong & Sharon Loke
Label:Flowers: Garrick Goh of Redcorner Floral Shop, Singapore. (+6598462599)
Dresses: Pretty In White (prettyinwhite.com.my)
Hair/makeup: Angie Ng Makeup (angiemakeup.com) 
Photos by: Jamie


Angie Make-up and Hair
website: http://www.angiemakeup.com/
Tel: 012-258 6500
Rates: 2 sessions: RM1500 (same day), RM1800 (different days)
1 session: RM1000

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Bridal Makeup Artist | Michelle Tan (Michelle Touche)

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Michelle Tan is a trained makeup artist and hair stylist as well as tatoo coverup, lash extension, eyebrow shaping, manicure beautician. She has been a makeup artist by trade since 1990 when she started her beauty salon, working on TV Commercial, Music Video, Fashion Show projects, and being a freelance makeup, hair beauty trainer. Having been actively involved in wedding makeup and beautification since 2000, Michelle Touche is now a well-established brand in Malaysia. Experience is the father of wisdom. Michelle knows a good wedding MUA comes in a package; technical skill and service delivery.

Her dedication means she will do whatever it takes for the bride to feel comfortable about herself on her wedding day. Sharing all her beauty tips, assisting her clients achieve the most desirable look on their big days and the ability to unleash that beauty when they look at themselves in the mirror give her joy. What is greater than excelling and expanding a career in something you enjoy doing! Makeup to her is a form of art which is not confined by clich├ęs or general format. She uses products such as Estee Lauder, MAC and Bobbi Brown in giving you a long-lasting and flawless look.

princess tiara, v shape necklace spring curls
michelletouche.com

nice eye brow shape, pearl earrings, sexy dress
delicate hair updo
facebook.com/michelletanmakeover

 Actual comments and discussions:
http://www.malaysiabrides.com/forum/topic/19877-make-up-artist-michelle-tan/

dlviera in Mar 14 2010:
"I just had my wedding in Dec09 and i've nothing but praises for my MUA. She did a fantastic job - i received countless compliments from my guest all nite! What set her apart from other MUA is her versatility in changing my style for the whole day while maintaing a very natural look (i had three session in a day - morning, ROM, dinner registration). Most importantly, it was her dedication and professionalism that made the difference. She accompanied me all day and nite (till almost 10pm) to ensure i look the best and did the same during my pre-wedding photoshoot without me requesting for it/extra charge. So, for you gals who are still looking for MUA...do give her a try. Her portfolio is also available in FB, just search for Michelle Touche."

http://www.malaysiabrides.com/forum/topic/27327-mua-for-rom-on-15102011/
christinew in June 2011:
"Michelle Touche (She is quite good but SUPER EXPENSIVE)"

http://www.malaysiabrides.com/forum/topic/18946-list-of-mua-in-klklang-valley/page__st__95
dlviera in Oct 2011:
I had Michelle Tan (Michelle Touche) as my MUA and totally loved her! Her makeup is really natural and the best part is i loved how she accentuated my lil tiny eyes. Trust me this is a dificult feat as i had previously hired two MUA for my pre-wed shots and it turned out disastrous! I was very relieved to find Michelle, good really good compliments on my makeup during my AD*beaming*
But i heard her charges are now quite exp, but mind you she is very experienced and considered as a Senior MUA in the industry but oh well its your wedding, i wouldnt mind splurging a lil to look good! 

dlviera in Nov 2011:
"my vote goes to Michelle Tan! Her makeup is very natural and she did a fabulous job in making my teeny weeny eyes HUGE during AD and PS. *thumbsup"

Michelle Touche has a team of 12 makeup artists and hairstylists. They offer wedding Label:accessories (jewelry, swarovski, crystal, pearls) sourced from Hong Kong, Shanghai and Taiwan for sale or rent, wedding Kua from Hong Kong, Designer bridal Label:shoes as well as flower girl Label:dresses.


Beach Wedding Makeup:
windy beach sofa, smiling continously
side swept hair simple fresh flower accessories
Ceremony Location: Four Seasons Resort, Langkawi
Wedding Planner: Touching Hearts Wedding Concepts
Wedding Gown: That Special Occasion
Make Up: Michelle Touche
Photographers: Stories: Grace & Mark
Wedding Film: Wedding Story
Couple: Mong Ling & Hai Liang (bride wearing an empire silhouette wedding dress)



well defined eye makeup
Majlis Akad Nikah Farhan & Farah
Brides Bridal Gown: Cosry (Putra Aziz)
Bridal Make-up: Michelle Touche
PG: Kid Chan Studio
Michelle Touche
Tel: +6013 3882735 (Michelle Tan)
Add: 37, Jalan 11/27B, Taman Desa Setapak,Wangsa Maju, KL
email: michelletanmakeover@yahoo.com
website: http://www.michelletouche.com/
FB page: facebook.com/michelletanmakeover
Rates: RM1.5K for 2 sessions

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PG | Jon Low


When I sighted his admirably elegant J'adore Paris photograph on the cover of "The Hip List Wedding Photographers", I started going on a quest to trace him. Jon Low has turned his casual hobby into a career when he began shooting wedding professionally in 2007 and started Ideal Wedding Studios which is now re-branded as Jon Low Studios.
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MUA | Grace Wang

I love the balanced effect of her make-over. The comments I collected so far seem positive. She has been doing an impressive job and the brides who received her service recommended her. Grace Wang is one of the more reputable MUAs (Wedding Acronym) with good rates. She gives you her full concentration on your wedding day as she only takes one customer per day.


If Grace Wang catches your attention, kindly drop a note in the comment. Share your experience with other researching bride-to-be's as to what are her strengths, weaknesses, and aspects you are most satisfied with or you wished could have been better.  

cuttin cake on sandy beach
chinese cheongsam short
(http://stories.my/wedding-on-redang-island-beach-laguna)
Wedding of Frank and Demi
MUA: Grace Wang
PG: Grace & Alex (STORIES)

Forum Comments:
http://www.malaysiabrides.com/forum/topic/30140-any-mua-to-recommend-on-20102012-in-pj/#entry399165
amanda_ng @ May 2012 says: 
"You may search for Grace Wang.. I engaged her for my big day few weeks ago and pretty happy for the result. :)"

http://www.malaysiabrides.com/forum/index.php/topic/27874-whos-better/
summerlove on Oct 2011:
"I personally prefer natural makeup and I had chosen Grace Wang as my wedding day mua. And she did a good job on me. All my friends and family gave good comment on the makeup and hairdo. I will definitely recommend her to my friends. Another reason I chosen her because she only took 1 bride for a day, I don't want to take the risk on the mua who accept 2 to 3 brides for a day. I'm sure they need to rush from one to another. we can't foresee any circumstances that might be happen on our big day. So, better don't risk it."

http://www.malaysiabrides.com/forum/topic/22806-great-makeup-artist/page__st__48
steelfish @ Dec 2011 says:
"I would suggest my MUA, Grace Wang. She did great job during my AD. I really love her make up and hair do.. You will not regret to choose her as your MUA.. even my cousin also choose her as her MUA during her AD.. :) "

http://www.malaysiabrides.com/forum/topic/29469-looking-for-mua-for-actual-daymorning-evening-on-27th-oct-2012/
aivie @ Feb 2012 says: "Grace Wang is good."
Amanda Angels says: "I highly recommend Grace Wang."


Makeover Samples:
assortment pictures
grace wang bridal makeup
gracewang-makeup.com
big blue flower, purple cleavage dress
makeup to create illusion of depth
pearl necklace blue red tudung
facebook.com/gracewangmakeup
black hair band, shorter bride

Grace Wang
Mobile: +60127601752
email: mua@gracewang-makeup.com
website: http://www.gracewang-makeup.com/
FB page: http://www.facebook.com/gracewangmakeup
Booked dates: http://www.gracewang-makeup.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9&Itemid=9
Charges: 2 sessions starts at RM1688 (2017)

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PG | Derek Chai

Got a comment here that he doesn't do photography anymore.

HE started picking up photography by capturing warm moments of family members in pictures. Derek Chai has covered more than 140 wedding cases over the past 3 years. After bagging multiple international wedding photography awards, he continued to collect the contest points that placed him at the 10th position of the AG|WPJA (Artistic Guild of the Wedding Photojournalist Association) top photographers 2010.

I now present to you some of his award winning photos (http://www.agwpja.com/artistic-wedding-photojournalism):

father bride crying
1st place: "Emotion" AG|WPJA Q2 2010

reflected the wedding reception
4th place: "Details (Found)" AG|WPJA Q4 2010

guests enjoying wedding dinner
3rd place: "Reception"AG|WPJA Q4 2010
I began tracking him down after reading his clients' endless compliments. By the time I finished reading the comments, I was already sure that this photography maestro has what it takes. Comments from a malaysiabrides forum thread: http://www.malaysiabrides.com/forum/index.php/topic/20272-thumb-up-photographer-derek-chai/ below.

sherylp on Feb 2011:
"My AD just finished on the last Saturday 12.2.2011. My compliments to Derek will be non stop~~~ make it short he is the best AD PG!!" "He is really great and friendly, all my families and friends likes him very much. He has really done a great amazing job!! I will definitely regret for not engaging him as my AD PG!!! But that will never ever happen to me!!! I will recommend the other brides to look at his portfolio and you will know what I meant!!! You will never regret engaging him as AD PG!! Once again I thank Derek for such wonderful job he has done on my memorable day!!!"

everlyn tan on Jan 2011: 
"Derek did just a beautiful job on our wedding photos on our big day 11th dec 2010... We really couldn't have asked for anything more!!! He takes wonderful pictures! Our wedding was our best day of our lives and he caught it all in wonderful pictures for us. We wanted to take a moment and thank you for your great job! We would also like to recommend you to anyone looking for a very talented and professional photographer for any type of event... Derek, we are so pleased to have you on our wedding!!! Again, thank you very much!!!"

kiwi@gal on Apr 2010:
"Thanks to Derek Chai. He did a great job to capture the memorable moment (the romantic, the happiness that you will surprise a photo can actually express all the feeling) where I can proudly show it to everyone and of course to my future kids."

meihua on Dec 2010:
Both me and my husbby even my family, friends very sastify with Derek's photo and working attitude. His montage for my dinner was so amazing!!



Wedding Day Photographs:
nice colors, peach bride maids
dress hung on cupboard, closet,
bra on top of head
akad nikah
praying to ancentors on wedding
Some digitally engineered AD photographs

Contact g2x: http://www.g2xphotography.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/derekjgchai?sk=photos
Blog: http://g2xphotography.wordpress.com/
A member of AG/WPJA: http://www.agwpja.com/artistic-wedding-photojournalism/5384-selangor-weddings/photographer-derek-chai.html#bio

G2xphotography
Add: No. 7A-6, Block F1, Jalan PJU 1/42, Dataran Prima, PJ
Derek Chai : Chief Photographer
Tel :+60196622668
Email : derek@g2xphotography.com
Charges: about RM4K for 2PG and 1 VG (full day)

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PG | Dennis Yap (Tsong Hsih)

Dennis ended his career in the Engineering Department of AirAsia Berhad after 7 years to pursue something he is passionate about called ART. He is now a full time photographer and inspiration to the young. Dennis Yap Photography has been established in 1995, he has a long history and experience in photography (17 years). I must confess I went through the same predicament as Dennis growing up. Only a few choose the unconventional route in defining your own dreams and not just go along with a career which is deemed to provide steady income. So, go where your heart is, work hard, only the sky is the limit.

A member of WPPI, he continues to improve his craft through keeping up with the current trend and technology. Wedding photos in the older days were more often than not portraits that show the couple's face clearly. Dennis is open to unconventional techniques which our parents or grandparents may not fancy. Image of a pair of feet may seem pointless but to the lovers, there may be a tale which brought them together.

He was assigned to be the official wedding photographer who captured Ishwara and Thanusyia's wedding reception in the aircraft 30,000ft above sea level, who set a record in the Malaysia Book of Records.
air asia
http://blog.airasia.com/index.php/love-is-in-the-air-my-assignment-shootin
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