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Welcome to Penton&Co - a premier luxury hair and makeup team in Auckland, NZ.
With over 20 years of mastery in hair and makeup, Alex's journey has taken her from the glitz of Sydney's entertainment industry to the heart of Auckland's bridal scene. 
She is honoured to contribute to the unforgettable moments of a bride’s special day and is renowned for her meticulous attention to detail and unwavering professionalism.

Now, she brings her expertise back home to NZ, crafting Penton&Co into a sanctuary of luxury and elegance. With a handpicked team of some of New Zealand’s most renowned and experienced artists, you are guaranteed to be delivered an incredible service for your special day.

Join us in celebrating love, artistry, and the unforgettable moments that define us. Welcome to Penton&Co.

your premier destination for luxury hair and makeup services in Auckland, New Zealand.

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Meet Alex

Starting her career in Auckland in 2002, Alex first worked freelance including roles at TVNZ and NZ Fashion week, before relocating to Australia in 2007.

Recently moving home from the fashion forward hype of Sydney after 15 years, Alex is excited to come back to her roots in Auckland and focusing in on her passion of both hair styling and makeup artistry. 
She has curated the best makeup and hair stylists in Auckland to work alongside her and so excited to have founded luxury service Penton&Co. 
Alex is renowned for her professional, meticulous, and personable approach to hair and makeup and takes immense pride in contributing to the unforgettable moments of a bride's special day. 

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Alex Penton

founder of penton&co.

Robyn is a well renowned hairstylist in Auckland, NZ - with a wealth of experience that spans decades, continuing now as she stays ahead of the trend cycle and always in pursuit of perfection. 

After running her own salon, being backstage on shows like Dancing With the Stars, as well as her own career as a jazz singer throughout Asia, Robyn understands what it means to create beautiful, long lasting hair created for the spotlight – resulting in her work being awarded Bridal Hairstylist of the Year (Joico, 2018). 

In most recent years she has educated for Kevin Murphy, Professional Hair Brands, and The Makeup School, passing her knowledge down to the next generation of hairstylists. 

Wedding days however, maintain a special spot amongst her repertoire, Robyn still revelling in her opportunity to make brides feel beautiful on their special day. 

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Meet  Robyn

Meet  Blair

Blair is grounded in a wealth of knowledge and passion - creating radiant and timeless looks in her signature style of enhancing each client’s natural beauty, with a base of flawless, glowing skin. As MAC and Bobbi Brown’s former Artistry and Education Manager, she comes to her craft with over a decade of experience, gathering her knowledge from the various cornerstones of the beauty industry - runway, editorial, and – of course – bridal. 

Honing her perspective from directing shows across NZ Fashion Week into each of her bride’s special days - understanding the importance of beautiful looks that span both a flurry of photos as well as a walk down the aisle.

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makeup artist

With nearly two decades of experience in the industry, Tash is well respected in the industry, and is in hot demand for wedding and special event bookings around the country.

After making her mark at MAC cosmetics, L’Oréal Paris, countless photoshoots and NZ Fashion Week, she also was a tutor at The Makeup School before starting her own freelance business.

Now focusing her passion on Bridal and Event makeup, Natasha has a talent for a gentle hand and a listening ear, bringing your flawless makeup vision to life, enhancing your natural beauty while still feeling like yourself.

Being a part of every wedding day is so special to Natasha and she approaches each one with professionalism and a calm, but fun attitude.

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makeup artist

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Meet  Sherrie

With nearly fifteen years as a qualified hairdresser, Sherrie is passionate about creating on trend bridal hairstyles that truly shine in her passion for elite, elevated styling.

Taking some time in the middle of her hair career to work for Air New Zealand travelling the world, Sherrie has come home with a knowledge and love for personable attention and care, always loving working with people and creating polished hairstyles. Based in Pukekohe but able to travel nationwide, Sherrie has a beautiful home studio where you can visit her and also get extra cuddles from her fur baby Obi the Cavoodle.

Sherrie is incredibly bubbly with a fantastic sense of humour. She brings positive vibes and quickly achieves that old friend feeling like you’ve known her forever.

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