Like many of her model peers, Baba's second career as a professional makeup artist and hairstylist was borne out of the backstage experience.
Armed with fashion's twins creativity and ambition she took a six-month course in the Center of Aesthetic Studies, earning a diploma and that spurred her to keep on learning, participating in workshops from everyone such as Fanny Serrano to David's Salon Academy and even internationally-renowned makeup artist Roshar.
Exposed to the passions of the industry's many creatives, she developed her innate skill and refined aesthetic to a career that has grown steadily in the past ten years.
“ I started my stint sometime in 2006 in Emphasis Salon, where I worked as a makeup artist.
Art direction Kit SINGSON. Makeup KIKO PEDRAZA of JING MONIS Salon. Hair Albert SERRANO of JING MONIS Salon. Shoot assistant Jay ANNE AGUIRRE. Additional photos courtesy of DIOR and BABA PARMA