Lorraine Burke Byrne

With years of experience under her belt Lorraine has firmly established a name for herself within the makeup industry.  Having trained in a well known college she returned to tutor many years later and has since tutored in various colleges around Dublin, including Portobello Institute. 

Lorraine owned and ran her own salon for many years as well as actively working as a freelance makeup artist and product trainer for a well known makeup brand.  Lorraine likes to focus on Fashion, Beauty and Bridal work.  In addition to her freelance work she also has vast amounts of experience in editorial and stage makeup, seeing her work aired on RTE1, RTE2, TV3, BBE and many online channels in shows and TV ad campaigns.

Lorraine’s high fashion and editorial work includes pageants and Fashion shows around the country as well as published editorials and advertising in papers and magazines both nationally and internationally.  Lorraine has also worked with some of Ireland's most talented designers both established and up and coming.

Lorraine brings with her a wealth of experience in all aspects of the industry.



Anne-Marie McAuley

Certified Trainer/Tutor. BS Psychology.  Anne- Marie has over 20 years experience in business and retail management.  She has worked at senior level with companies such as Saks Fifth Ave (USA), The Body Shop, Claire’s Accessories, The Health Store Group, and TGI Fridays (USA).  Staff training and development as well as developing new initiatives to maximise sales has been Anne-Marie’s main areas of expertise and focus.  Anne-Marie has recruited, trained and developed hundreds of staff throughout her career. Anne Marie tutors in a wide variety of subjects and her sessions are informative and practical with real life scenarios integrated into the learning. The lessons – which include field trips to businesses and relevant trade shows – are all wrapped up in high energy and fun.