Yookos, a TV reality show geared towards discovery as well as nurturing of great makeup talents in Nigeria, is set to take the country by storm. The show is targeted at various makeup artists who wish to own their schools and become entrepreneurs in future.
Tagged a gathering of creatives and showcase of talents, contestants shall be carefully selected after an online audition shall be exposed to various aspects of makeup artistry including; bridal and beauty, avant garde as well as special effects.
According to the founder and promoter, Adelokiki Adeyomi, it is going to be a weekly affair where an eviction will take place every week till eventual winners are crowned. This, he said, will follow completion of tasks set by the panel for that week. “Contestants shall be grouped into two with mentors to guide them along the journey.
The winner shall emerge after excelling in all tasks which will test their vastness in various aspects of makeup artistry. Award of recognition will be given to industry giants and entrepreneurs for their outstanding support and influence in the makeup sub sector.”
Adeyomi also stated that the event is not restricted to aspiring makeup artists only as designers will also have the opportunity to showcase their wears during the contest which is expected to span six weeks after which audience will be given an opportunity to vote their favourite contestant through various social media platforms.