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The celebrity make-up artists you'll want to follow on Instagram

January 12, 2016
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From Victoria Beckham to Jennifer Lopez, the world's most beautiful women often turn to Hollywood's best beauty gurus ahead of a major glitzy event.

Now, thanks to the world of social media, you too can find out their secrets and tips to creating amazing red carpet looks – so whether you're an aspiring make-up artists or simply obsessed with all things beauty, we've found the best celebrity make-up artists you'll want to follow on Instagram

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Gucci Westman (@gucciwestman)

Celebrity clients: Jennifer Aniston, Drew Barrymore, Kate Hudson, Doutzen Kroes

Not only does Gucci boast an impressive list of A-list clients, but we love her Instagram which is filled with backstage snaps of photoshoots, iconic fashion moments and sneak peeks at her own life, whether she's reminiscing about her wedding or sharing holiday snaps. A must-follow for anyone who loves all things fashion and beauty.

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Mario Dedivanovic (@makeupbymario)

Celebrity clients: Kim Kardashian

Mario has been the man behind Kim Kardashian's flawless make-up looks for years. Not only is he a close friend of the Keeping up with the Kardashians star, but he has even launched a series of masterclasses on how to get her look – sometimes with Kim herself turning up to be his model.

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Charlotte Tilbury (@ctilburymakeup)

Celebrity clients: Victoria Beckham, Amal Clooney, Kim Kardashian, Alicia Vikander, Sienna Miller

Any beauty addict will be familiar with Charlotte's own range of luxurious products along with her impressive circle of celebrity friends. The make-up maestro gives her fans a sneak peek into the life of the A-list, with snaps from the biggest bashes and red carpets, as well as revealing her favourite products for everything from the perfect statement lip to a radiant complexion.

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Karin Darnell (@karindarnell)

Celebrity clients: Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, Jessie J, Myleene Klass

We all coveted Cheryl Fernandez-Versini's beauty looks on last year's series of The X Factor – and Karin was the woman behind them all. Alongside posting snaps of her favourite beauty products, Karin gives her followers a serious dose of beauty inspiration with striking photos.

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Joyce Bonelli (@joycebonelli)

Celebrity clients: the Kardashians, Eva Longoria

Joyce is a close family friend of the Kardashians, often creating make-up looks for all of its glamorous members. We love her glamorous Instagram chock-block full of behind-the-scenes snaps of Joyce's life, whether she's heading on a night out with Kourtney or working on a photoshoot with Eva Longoria.

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Lauren Andersen (@lauren_andersen)

Celebrity clients: Jessica Alba, Chrissy Teigen, Reese Witherspoon

Not only does Lauren unveil the secrets behind some of our favourite celebrities' beauty looks, but she often has her fans in fits of giggles with funny selfies, or photos of adorable animals. Be warned – her Instagram page will also leave you with a serious case of wanderlust, with the make-up guru often sharing gorgeous snaps from her travels around the world.

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Monika Blunder (@monikablundermakeup)

Celebrity clients: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Heidi Klum, Amanda Seyfried, Jessica Alba, Naomi Watts

If you're looking to try a new beauty product, this is the Instagram account for you. Monika regularly shares her beauty must-haves, whether she's revealing what she uses on the stars or simply sharing her own personal favourites. Her account is filled with fun selfies of herself with stars from Jessica Alba to Heidi Klum as she helps them get ready for some of the world's biggest parties.

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Lisa Eldridge (@lisaeldridgemakeup)

Celebrity clients: Kate Winslet, Alexa Chung, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Karlie Kloss, Georgia May Jagger

Fashionistas around the globe will be familiar with Lisa, who is often called in by high fashion publications to create striking looks for the world's biggest supermodels. However her Instagram isn't just focused on all things make-up – there's everything from breathtaking photos of her trips around the world, funny cat videos, and tons of ideas to help you get inspired for your next look.

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Mary Phillips (@1maryphillips)

Celebrity clients: Jennifer Lopez, Salma Hayek, Chrissy Teigen, Gwen Stefani, Khloé Kardashian

Beauty addicts will quickly become obsessed with Mary's page, full of celebrity beauty get the looks, hair inspiration, and must-have beauty products. The beauty guru also posts funny snapchats and images she has received from her A-list clients, from Jennifer Lopez to Khloé Kardashian.

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Pati Dubroff (@patidubroff)

Celebrity clients: Lily James, Dakota Johnson, Megan Fox, Kaley Cuoco, Julianne Moore, Naomi Watts

Want to know what products the stars use for major events such as the Golden Globes or Met Gala? Pati reveals their favourite make-up, while giving her own tips on how to rock the look. With backstage photos from the red carpet and photoshoots, you'll be grabbing your beauty bag to recreate some of the incredible looks she posts.

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