Banke Meshida-Lawal is the woman behind BMPRO, a big name in the makeup industry. Her expertise has warmed her into the hearts of a lot of prominent clients, including First Ladies and billionaires’ wives in the country.
Here are 5 things you did not know about the makeup queen.
1. She owns a makeup empire
Banke Meshida-Lawal is the CEO of leading make-Up group BMPro. BMPro is a multi-faceted business that boasts of a cosmetic makeup line of over 40 products, a training school, a beauty advisory and an onlinewas derived from the name Banke Meshida Professional.
2. She does celebrity makeup
She is the make-up artist on the speed dial of celebrities and stars worth their salts, as she doesn’t come cheap at all. Her expertise has warmed her into the hearts of a lot of prominent clients such as former president’s wife, Dame Patience Jonathan and actress Dakore Akunde
3. She started her makeup journey in university
Banke’s journey into being the influencer she is in the Nigerian beauty industry started over a decade ago in her university days at the University of Lagos where she was asked constantly to help with the makeup of others. She turned her passion into a career after graduation.
4. She has also won a plethora of awards
From Best Makeup Artist (The Nigerian Event Awards-2012) to Makeup Artist of The Year (FAB AWARDS-2010), Makeup Brand of The Year (ELOY AWARDS-2009) and many more.
5. She is happily married
She is married to Lanre Lawal.