With over two decades of professional experience in the beauty and fashion fields both in Israel and around the world – Miki Buganim is considered to be the leading makeup and hair stylist in Israel. He has won many titles, awards and certificates of appreciation for his achievements and work in these fields. Among them are:
“Makeup Artist of the Year” and “Hair Stylist of the Year” (Israeli Fashion Awards Ceremony 2013-2014).
‘The Most Influential Professional in his Field on the Fashion Industry in Israel’ (“At” magazine and “Belle Mode” magazine).
Miki is the owner of two businesses in the beauty field; a makeup and hair styling studio in Tel Aviv that is also a hair salon, and the MB Makeup Academy located in Ramat Gan.
His long-standing professional career includes work with some of the best known and most successful Israeli and international stars, including: Demi Moore and Mariah Carey, and of course Gal Gadot, Bar Refaeli, Shlomit Malka, Dana International, Galit Gutman, Ilanit Levi, Miri Bohadana and many more that Miki has worked with personally for many years.
Miki is also the head makeup artist and hair stylist of TLV Fashion Week that has been held in Tel Aviv in recent years.
Miki has served as the presenter for numerous leading international brands, including: Maybelline New York, L’Oréal and Yves Saint Laurent. He is also responsible for the makeup and hair styling of campaigns, fashion shows and advertisements for many commercial companies, including Castro, Golf & Co, Fox, Padani Jewelry, Factory 54, Jade, Pupa, Bourjois, Alon Livne and Dany Mizrachi.
Miki has delivered lectures at conferences such as Super-Pharm Beauty City and a lecture to 500 cosmeticians and makeup artists at the Ofra Cosmetics company conference.
Besides his work behind the scenes, Miki Buganim is also a popular and sought after personality on TV programs and in advertising campaigns. At the start of his career he hosted two TV programs on beauty and beauty care that carried his name: “Miki Chic” and “In Miki’s Salon”. He is also well remembered thanks to TV programs such as the Makeover, the Models, Girls in Bikinis and Offbeat Culture, and from familiar advertisements for “Mahsanei Teura” lighting fixtures and
Telma’s “Kariot” cereal brand.