Marie-Louise is an internationally published manicurist who has worked within the beauty industry for over 25 years as a salon owner, educator, features writer - for a variety of magazines, and freelance nail stylist.
In 2018 Marie-Louise came 3rd in the UK Nail Tech Competition, and was named as one of Nails Magazine's Next Top 24 Nail Artists in the World. In 2016 and 2017 she was a finalist in the Scratch Star Awards, and in 2016 she was one of 150 nail technicians worldwide selected for the Nails:Mastered programme mentored by Marian Newman.
Marie-Louise has worked at Fashion Weeks in London, Paris and Milan, as well as Paris Haute Couture Week.
She has been Lead Manicurist for Edward Crutchley, Kolchagov Barba, Stella Jean, Gilberto Calzolari, Osman, Tiziano Guardini, Shuting Qiu, Wesley Harriott, Renata Brenha, Sabirah Official and Yuhan Wang as well as being the Lead Manicurist for a special Michael Kors event. She has assisted on shows including - Hermes, Victoria Beckham, Ralph & Russo, Halpern, Van Cleef & Arpels, Mulberry, Edeline Lee, Teatum Jones, Daks, Paul Costelloe, Jasper Conran, Ports 1961, Sophia Webster, Rochas, Alice Archer, Aspinal, David Koma, Julien Macdonald, Eudon Choi, Richard Malone, Matty Bovan, Preen, Erdem, Emilia Wickstead and Paul & Joe to name a few.
Her work has been featured in Vogue, L'Officiel, Dazed, Esquire, Lucy's Magazine, Lula, Imirage Magazine, Glass Magazine, Noctis Magazine and Boyfriend Magazine, among others, and she has worked on advertising campaigns for Gucci, Bottletoppers, Net-A-Porter, Rosie Assoulin, The Body Shop, Mishi May, House of Frou Frou, Filthy Squirrel and Ming Jewellery.
Marie-Louise is currently available for all aspects of freelance work including editorial, press, PR events, session work and education.