Sydney Based

Forte Makeup Studio is a Sydney-based hair and makeup company, servicing clients throughout Australia and worldwide. Owned and operated by Simone Forte, the carefully selected team of highly-skilled and sought after artists are experienced in fashion, television, editorial, advertising and bridal.


Their experience and warm nature adds a fun, calm and stress free ambience to the morning, whilst at the same time, fulfilling one of the most important responsibilities of the wedding day for the bride.

Worldwide Service

As the team at Forte Makeup Studio offers a worldwide service, Simone is typically in Italy during Europe’s peak wedding season in order to service the demands of European Destination Weddings, whilst the other highly skilled and passionate members of the team simultaneously meet the demands of the Australian bridal industry.


With passion for their craft, the Forte team ensures their brides look and feel the very best version of themselves on their special day. Rest assured you will be in good hands so you can leave the organising of your booking up to the Booking Co-ordinator and the artists will do the rest.

The Perfect Look

With 15 years in the bridal industry, along with their flair for fashion and style, the team at Forte Makeup Studio has a natural ability to combine the bride’s personality, wedding dress and theme for the day, to create the perfect hair and makeup look.

Celebrity Testimonials

Michelle Bridges
Simone has been my hair and make up artist number one go to for 8 years. Having had my hair and make up done professionally for my career, almost everyday, I’ve had a substantial amount of experience working with many other artists. Simone, hands down is the best. Her attention to detail is second to none, she’s focused on the look at all times on set and she completely understands her client and their needs. She will make you look and feel incredible! In a word – Amazing!