Hope your are having a fabulous week , the week has been great and one of the highlights so far is catching up with Jide. For those of us who don’t know who Jide is, he is an amazing talent and a self taught makeup artist. He is one of the finest Nigeria Male makeup artist that can professionally apply makeup.
Enjoy the interview below.
Can we meet you?
Hello i am Olajide Okerayi
Can you share how you started your makeup journey?
I started makeup 6 years ago…I actually stumbled into makeup because fashion was my original dream, I saw a lady making up and I was intrigued
What inspired you to settle for makeup?
When I realized that makeup was my life….. A day cant go by that I don’t think about makeup
Whats your Signature look?
My signature look will be fashion makeup
What 5 items cant you do without ?
That would be…Brushes
Gel or liquid liners
Share your most challenging job and how you handled it?
My most challenging Job was when I travelled for a job and I forgot my brush set but I didn’t let the bride know so I had. To improvise using other methods….
Advise for upcoming aspiring makeup artist?
My advise to up coming artist is Practice,research and be thirsty for makeup that’s what will keep you updated and upgraded at your chosen profession
Who inspires you globally and locally?
I love Sam fine because he’s self taught which I am as well….he’s a great mentor
Much Love ,