My Name is Nadine Terens.


I am a professional Make-Up Effects Artist as well as a Qualified Hairdresser and Spray Tanner.


My Make-up and Prosthetics courses were undertaken at ACMUSE where I graduated with a Certificate IV in Make-Up in 2006 and a Diploma in Specialised Prosthetic Appliances in 2007 and have since upgraded to Advanced Diploma in Screen in Media. 

In 2009 I graduated from Pivot Point Academy with a Certificate III in Hairdressing and completed my Barbering Fundamentals at TAFE in 2018.


Since then I have worked with numerous make-up artists, crews and talent gaining valuable experience working on TV and film sets as well as on fashion shoots, theatre productions and runway shows. On top of that I have worked on numerous corporate events, dance concerts, charity events and weddings.

Born in Luxembourg - Europe I am fluent in English, German, French, Luxembourgian and have basic understanding of Spanish which enables me to work all over the world.

Haircut for RJ Mitte
with Dana Nye from Ben Nye Make-Up

My main field of work is TV and Film but I have recently gone back to my stage roots by having been offered a position withing the wig team for Opera Australia. Along side that I am still freelancing which enables me to work with all different crews and cast. A definite highlight being having the opportunity to do James Cameron's make-up for VIVID Ideas.

A  few of my recent projects include:

Wig and Make-Up Application for 'The Merry Widow', "Ernani" and "Tosca" during OA's Summer Season at the Sydney Opera House.

Designing a features such as 

"Here Out West" featuring 8 storylines that collide,

"June Again" with Noni Hazelhurst and Claudia Karvan

"GUILT" for Digital Realm & Little One Films

"Standing Up For Sunny" featuring Philippa Northeast (Home & Away) and RJ Mitte (Breaking Bad) won best Indie FEature AACTA award 2020

Creating Creatures for 'Little Monsters' feature film and "The Five: Earth".

Supervisor on "Home and Away" for Network 7 for nearly 3 years.

SBS Casual hair and Make-Up artist for Soccer World Cup Rio 2014, NITV, Sports and Room 101.

SFX Make-Up and Hair on "Deadly Women" Seasons 5-8, "Behind Mansion Walls" Seasons 1-3, "Dark Minds" Seasons 2&3 and "Dark Temptations" Season 1 all for Beyond Productions for Investigation Discovery.

Additional days on

A Place to Call Home

Doctor Doctor

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I am also involved in a very exciting new CAFFCY FILMS Series called NAMELESS as well as other upcoming projects.

In the previous years I have worked and assisted on a mixture of projects including assisting on Baz Luhrman's 'Australia'.


I have a long standing friendship with Dana Nye, CEO and owner of Ben Nye Make-Up and have been running his booth at IMATS Sydney since its inception in 2009 as well as presented their SFX demo on stage at IMATS Sydney 2015.


I am fast, reliable, fully equipped, mobile as well as highly professional.