Top Nigerian makeup artists pulling traffic on Instagram

So here are the top Nigerian Makeup artists on Instagram and believe me when I tell you that the social channel has helped improve these brands visibility and increase sales.
The list is based on the highest followers on each makeup artist's Instagram page and only beauty professionals who are based in Nigeria only. You can see from pictures below , their number of followers and contact details too.

1. Banke Meshida Lawal (Bmpro)  : 103k follwers

Celebrity clients- The list is too plenty, but she moves in the highest circles.Politicians, music artistes, actresses, its hard to find who has not had her face made up one time or the other Banksbmspro as she is fondly called.
She is the queen of the pack as she leads with over one hundred followers . Her page is fun and impressive,it is filled  with day to day pictures of her clients makeup looks, herself ,funny videos of random things and of course tutorials. 
Banke Meshida Lawal
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2. Fati Mamza (Mamza beauty): 60.6k followers


3. Jide of St.ola (Jideofstola): 39.9k followers

Celebrity clients- Stylemania,

  4. Elaine Shobanjo (ShomyaLag): 32k followers

Celebrity clients- Lola Okoye, Okoya, President Jonathan's daughter 

 5. Chidinmma Umeh (That Igbo Chick) : 31.7k followers- This is the page to follow for makeup tutorials  videos and tips.

That Igbo Chick

6. Zainab Azeez ( Zainabazeez): 24.6k followers

7.Joyce Jacob (Joyce Jacob beauty):22.8k followers
Celebrity clients- Toke Makinwa, Ini Edo, Mo Abudu e.t.c
Joyce Jacob beauty-typearlslist
Joyce Jacob beauty
8. Omon Akhetuamen (Beautycookstudio): 22.3k followers
Celebrity clients-Ego Boyo,Adesuwa Onyenokwe e.t.c

Beautycook studio-typearlslist
Beautycook studio

9. Ifeoma Adefemi (Iposh looks):  22k followers
Celebrity clients- Mercy Akhigbe, Toyin Aimakhu, Liz Anjorin e.t.c
Iposh looks -typearlslist
Iposh looks 
 10. Dave Sucre (Dave sucre): 16.7k followers.
Celebrity clients- Agbani Darego, Tiwa Savage, Dakore Akande e.t.c

Dave Sucre-typearlslist
Dave Sucre

Few tips for makeup artistes  to gain more loyal customers on Instagram:
1.  Post quality pictures that best describes the look you did and projects the right image.
2.  Create engaging content to go with your video or picture, a short brief to describe the look you are trying to achieve, products used, clients/model's reactions or challenge faced.This will engage our followers more and keep them returning to your page. Don't be afraid to ask for their likes, reposts or suggestions.
3. Use the right hashtags  to promote your posts, it will also get the right brands and individuals to notice  you, therfeore easil following you. You can use generic  hashtags like #makeupdaily, #nigeriamua, #makruplook , #makeupoftheday or a unique hashtag such as #typearlsfacebeat #typearlssmokeyeyes and don't forget to tag relevant brands too especially manufacturers,makeupguides or beauty sites, they will surely help repost, gaining you more followers.
4. Be consistent in your posts, post frequently, let our followers have an idea of what to expect and, don't be off radar for long stretches, minimum of 3 /4 posts per week is ideal.
5. Get a known celebrity or famous Instagram brands to repost your works either by soliciting or direct comments on their viral posts, But do not be aggressive  by over spamming someone's post.


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