Tuauana C. A. Shepherd-Reetsang sole owner of Scotswana Make-up is a Motswana who attained her UK National Diploma in makeup artistry from The Beauty Academy in London, England in 2011. Scotswana MakeUp, is a mobile by nature and therefore travels to the client to provide its service or provides the client the option of being serviced at the artist’s home based work space at a lower rate which excludes the travel cost to travel to the client’s home.
When travelling to the client, an entire make-up kit is carried, including a high chair, where on average, a 1-2 hour service is provided for the customer. Customers often opt to hire Scotswana MakeUp for up to 8 hours at weddings so the artist can provide makeup touchups. Tuauana C. A. Shepherd-Reetsang, sole owner of Scotswana Make-up, is a Motswana who attained her UK National Diploma in make-up artistry from The Beauty Academy in London, England in 2011. Scotswana Make-Up, is a mobile by nature and therefore travels to the client to provide its service or provides the client the option of being serviced at the artist’s home based work space at a lower rate which excludes the travel cost to travel to the client’s home.
Scotswana MakeUp has worked at and provides services for: Weddings – Scotswana has travelled to places such as Serowe, Mahalapye, Kanye, Ramotswa and Lobatse to provide its services as well as working extensively at local Gaborone and Phakalane weddings
Functions& Events – Mmegi Newspaper Wedding Expo 2013 at Lansmore, Masa Centre -Barclays 8th March 2013 International Womens Day Celebration – Phakalane Wedding Expo 2015 TV adverts – Orange mobile service provider TV advert (2013).
Tuauana Reetsang has also worked as an assistant to American Actress Anika Noni Rose as a behind the scenes employee of the No.1 Ladies Detective Agency (2008) which depicted the jewel that is Botswana to an international audience. Local celebrity Samantha Mogwe has hired Scotswana for her debut video shoot of song Transitions featuring Zeus, photo shoots and for her stage performance at Botswana Craft (2013). Scotswana is working with Samantha Mogwe on her upcoming video featuring Sasa Klaas.
Photo shoots – worked with various photographers, most regularly with Photos by Fify Loewen photographer, Fify Loewen, Raees Abdoola, Tsholo Dikobe and was be featured in a 2014 issue of the Botswana Airways inflight magazine Peolwane.
Scotswana MakeUp is passionate about ensuring that women are aware that they are beautiful without makeup, therefore, it strives to enhance the natural beauty of a woman by applying makeup that suits the client’s features and personality.
Scotswana is a business that hopes to help diversify the economy of Botswana by showing that entrepreneurship can be practiced in the area of make-up artistry and by aiming to offer jobs to Batswana.
To see more picture of Scotswana MakeUp’s work, go to www.facebook.com/ScotswanaMakeUp
To see Mmegi Newspaper article on Scotswana MakeUp, go to http://www.mmegi.bw/index.php?sid=7&aid=386&dir=2013/January/Friday18