Meet The Trainers

Erin O’Neil; Lecturer

Erin’s makeup career started with a diploma from ACSM, followed by launching her own freelance makeup business. Driven by a passion for creative makeup artistry, Erin immersed herself in the local fashion industry, working with photographers, designer labels, and other creatives on everything from artistic passion projects to commercial campaigns.

Over many years, Erin has established a strong reputation as a creative and capable fashion industry artist. Her latest passion, however, is the desire to share her experience and expertise, inspiring the next generation of makeup artists through her teaching at ASCM, where it all began.


Kayleigh; Lecturer

Kayleigh is a Diploma certified make-up artist who has been in the industry for over 10 years. Her passion for make-up started at a young age and she always knew that this was the career path for her.

Kayleigh has worked for brands such as Dior and Urban Decay and also has extensive experience working on photoshoots, fashion catwalks and magazine work!


Lexi Thomson; Lecturer

Lexi is a professional freelance makeup artist who specialises in makeup for bridal, beauty and editorial work.
She has worked in the industry for over sixteen years working with leading cosmetic houses such as Mecca Cosmetica, NARS, Stila and MAC – both within Australia and internationally.

Whether it be for commercial work, a private event or for a bride’s big day; Lexi prides herself on her bespoke and professional approach and her ability to enhance each person’s individual beauty.