About Me


I believe in myself.   I believe in my talent. I believe in my passion. I believe I am blessed. And more than anything, I believe in my MAGIC.

I am Anju Dargani, a Professional Traditional and Airbrush Makeup Artist. I discovered my passion for makeup 7 years ago in Dubai.  I was so drawn to the makeup of the local Arab women there, that I wanted to learn how to do it.  I took it as a sign from God to start my career as a Makeup Artist.

I started off by taking a Basic Makeup course at the School of Fashion and Arts (SOFA).  Working on my model during my graduation photoshoot, felt like magic. That’s when I decided on my business name,  “Magic by Anj Dargani”.  Even till today, whenever I work on a client, I feel, see and experience MAGIC.

After the basic class, I didn’t stop. I took course after course to further develop my makeup skills. I graduated from Beauty and Fashion Makeup, Airbrush Makeup and Hairstyling Course at HD Makeup Studio and Academy and then after a year I took up Bridal Makeup and advanced Beauty, Photography and High Fashion Makeup for Professional Makeup Artists at Maquillage Professionel. My thirst for knowledge still exists until today. I keep myself updated with the latest makeup trends through workshops, YouTube and by taking online makeup classes.

I am versatile. I love giving my clients a different look all the time. I especially love working on their eyes, as I feel eyes are the most expressive part of the face. I always make sure my work is neat and clean. I never let a client leave their chair until both the client and I are happy with the look.

I do all types of makeup — bridal makeup, debut makeup, makeup for fashion shows, kid’s makeup, makeup for print ads or advertisements and party makeup.

I am blessed to have worked with a range of celebrities, from beauty queens to TV show hosts, such as Jasmine Curtis-Smith, Phoemela Baranda, Isabel Roces, Sandra Seifert, Ginger Conejero and Sheena Vera Cruz. Once in awhile, I am featured as a Guest Makeup Artist for Mac Cosmetics, Rockwell.

I love blogging as well.  I used to blog for www.glam-diary.com, you could still view all my beauty blog posts there. I also teach Basic Makeup classes.



I do Traditional Makeup and Airbrush Makeup.  Traditional is the conventional way of applying foundation makeup through a brush or a sponge.  Where in Airbrush is the latest trend now.  It utilizes a airbrush compressor, airbrush gun and airbrush foundation.  The foundation is applied through the gun which sprays the foundation evenly all over the face.  Through this you achieve a smoother and long lasting makeup.

The Services I offer are the following:

  • Bridal Makeup
  • Debut Makeup
  • Special Occasion’s Makeup
  • Trendy, Fashionable and Avant Garde Makeup
  • Makeup for Fashion Shows
  • Makeup for TV and Print Ads

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  • September 2011

Certificate in Basic Makeup from School of Fashion and the Arts

  • November 2011

Certificate in Beauty and Fashion Makeup from HD Makeup Studio and Academy.

  • December 2011

Founded Magic by Anj Dargani.

  • March 2012

Certificate in Airbrush Makeup from HD Makeup Studio and Academy.

  • July 2012

Certificate in Hairstyling from HD Makeup Studio and Academy.

  • August 2012

3rd Place Winner of Shu Uemura’s Chocolat Donna Makeup Competition

  • July 2013

One of the Top 10 Finalists of Shu Uemura’s Eyeconic Makeup Competition

  • October 2013

Started One on One Personal Makeup Lessons by Magic

  • November 2013

Certificate In Module 2: Advanced Beauty, Photography and High Fashion
Make Up for Professional Artists from MP School Of Make Up Artistry

  • December 2013

Certificate In Bridal Make Up for Professional Artists from MP School
Of Make Up Artistry

  • February 2014

Did Traditional Make Up for Wacoal Magazine and Brochures

  • March 2014

Airbrush Make Up for Bisou Jewelry’s Advertorial Shoot

  • August 2014

Traditional Make Up for Issa Litton Host for Online Coverage of Globe Slipstream Event

  • September 2014

Airbrush Make Up for Ginger Conejero, Host of Star Magic Ball 2014.

  • October 2014

Interview for an Online Magazine, www.pacifiqua.com

  • December 2014

Traditional Make Up for BDO Brochures

  • December 2014

Basic Make up Class For Raffles Design Institute Students

  • January 2015

Traditional Make Up for Patis Tesoro’s Photo Shoot for the press release of her upcoming fashion show on February 2015.

  • August 2016 until today

Fashion Show with Mac Cosmetics Philippines.

  • September 2017

Makeup for Mega Magazine September 2017 Issue

  • October 2017

Makeup for Philippine Tatler October 2017.

Makeup for Manila Bulletin Lifestyle October 1 and October 8, 2017.

  • February 2018

Makeup for Philippine Tatler February 2018

  • April 2018

Makeup for Mega Magazine April 2018

  • October 2018

Makeup  for Preview Ph