Nominated for the award: Fashion and Style
Company: The Beauty Concept by Shirley Wu
Position: Founder and Creative Director
Biography: Shirley Wu is one of the most sought after make-up artists and hair stylists in Canada, if not North America. Shirley is a true believer in being unique, in creating and having your own style, in the power of beauty - inside and out and the importance of a strong consistent personal image. Shirley’s portfolio boasts an array of dozens of magazine covers, editorial features and more brides than one can imagine! She has mastered the artistry of beauty, offering services ranging from bridal hair and make- up, hair styling, custom blend foundation and airbrush, to nutrition & lifestyle coaching, facials and spa services. On the cutting edge of beauty trends in wedding & fashion, Shirley’s work has been featured in countless magazines and online blogs including: Kismet Wedding Magazine, Suhaag, Lavish Dulhan, South Asian Bride, WedLuxe, Fusia Magazine, Grace Ormond, Elegant Wedding, Maharani Weddings, and Style Me Pretty amongst others. Garnering many accolades throughout her career, Shirley has received awards from Multicultural Beauty Group, Brilliant Minded Women, 2016 Punjabi Community Health Services International Women’s Day Award, and MAC Marty winner 2018 in Creative Design.