'So this happened...': Glasgow make-up artist hired for Mel Gibson

'So this happened...': Glasgow make-up artist hired for Mel Gibson
'So this happened...': Glasgow make-up artist hired for Mel Gibson

A GLASGOW make-up artist got the opportunity of a lifetime when she was booked by a very famous client.

Erin Boyle, who is based in the city and uses the Instagram handle _makeupby.erin, styled Hollywood actor Mel Gibson ahead of his live appearance in Glasgow.

Just one day after her 19th birthday, Erin was delighted to have her first celebrity client.

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The talented artist took to Instagram to share her amazing encounter with the Braveheart star.

She wrote: "Umm so this happened... So the day after turning 19 I got an unreal opportunity to do my first ever celebrity makeup on Mel Gibson!!!

"A huge thank you to @anexperiencewith for the opportunity."

The 66-year-old actor recently arrived in Glasgow for the first time in 28 years and has been taking in the local restaurants, with visits to two popular eateries over the weekend. 

He took to the stage on May 29 at the DoubleTree by Hilton for An Experience with Mel Gibson, where he shared never-before-revealed stories to a crowd of 700 fans.