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Meet TV Star, Makeup And Fashion Star Maggie Kiyingi

Today we profile you Maggie Kiyingi, the fast rising TV star, makeup artist and fashion designer. She tells her story as below.

Maggie Kiyingi says she is a hardworking lady

Maggie Kiyingi says she is a hardworking lady

SU: Who is Maggie Kiyingi?

Maggie; Maggie Kiyingi is a 23 year old Ugandan girl, who perceives life as something so precious. I am down to earth; i love people and making new friends. I am a multi talented person. From being a TV presenter at WBS TV on the Teens Club show….. That was way back when i was still a teenager, i am also a fashion designer, i own a small fashion house called House Of Kiyingi, i am also a professional makeup artist. I have worked with different advertising agencies for makeup projects, I have worked with musicians like Jose Chameleone, King Saha and so on in video making,  i also do wedding makeup. Next, iam a billboard model…. I have done a couple of adverts for different companies like MTN, Fresh cuts, Uganda Waragi and Vieanah beauty products. This year in January on the 23rd i summed up my studies as i graduated with a bachelors degree of science in Business Statistics at Makerere University. So that’s me.

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SU: Tell us about your work at WBS TV ?

Maggie: Currently I am working on my new fashion show which is coming up very soon on WBS television. It’s called ‘Fashion Forward’. So watch out for it. I left the station in 2012, but now I am back.

Maggie Kiyingi is a multi-talented lady

Maggie Kiyingi is a multi-talented lady

I have a fashion house called house of Kiyingi, we are located in Mengo, it’s been in existence for two years now. I majorly deal in African Fabric. Most of my designs are strictly African print and my main market is the urban youth. I had a fashion night at Club Silk last year and showcased my designs. I was a successful show and I am still thankful to everyone that managed to attend. Thanks a lot for supporting Ugandan content and i urge Ugandans to continue with that patriotic spirit.

Maggie is happy that people like what she does

Maggie is happy that people like what she does

I have a fashion house called house of Kiyingi, we are located in Mengo, its been in existence for two years now. I majorly deal in African Fabric. Most of my designs are strictly African print and my main market is the Urban Youth. I had a fashion night at Club silk last year and show cased my designs. It was a successful show and I am still thankful to everyone that managed to attend. Thanks a lot for supporting Ugandan content and i argue Ugandans to continue with that patriotic spirit.

Kiyingi is set to start a fashion show on WBT Tv

Kiyingi is set to start a fashion show on WBT Tv

SU: You said you are a makeup artists, explain to us more about it?

Maggie: I started doing make up as a profession in 2013, it’s something that i do out of passion, just Love it. I have worked with a couple of advertising agencies like Satchi and Satchi,  10&10, Scanad and Moringa as a makeup artist for billboards and tv commercials. I have also worked with musicians in video making like King Saha and i was Jose Chameleone’s official makeup artist in 2013 and 2014, plus the entire Leone Island crew. I have also done make up on many different weddings. I was nominated last year in the Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards in the best makeup artist of the year category, I am so grateful that my clients like what i do. So you can count on me in case you want to have that million dollar look.Paapa Ciddy with Maggie Kiyingi

Paapa Ciddy with Maggie Kiyingi

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