2009 – 2010 : Studied makeup at Christian Chauveau in Paris

2010 – 2012 : Became a first assistant to Lili Choi (Calliste, Paris)

2012 – 2015 : Moved to London. Became a first assistant to Petros Petrohilos (Streeters, London)

2015 – present : Started working as a freelance makeup artist in Paris

Akari has also assisted Val Garland, Tom Pecheux, Lisa Bultler, Lucia Pieroni, Isamaya French, Miranda Joyce, Christelle Cocquet, Alice Ghendrih, Inge Grognard, Thomas de Kluyver, Kay Montano, Adrien Pinault, to name a few.

Akari is currently based in Paris.