About the Artist

Marj Sia is a 20-something self-taught makeup artist and beauty junkie from the Philippines. She started her career back in 2005 as an accessory designer and pursued her makeup career in 2009. She has done countless TV, ads, debut and pre-nup shoots which include celebrity clients. By 2010, The Traveling Heels blog was born. Marj loves anything and everything related to beauty so majority of her blog content is beauty, followed by lifestyle and travel.


She used to do styling and occasionally blogs about fashion, too. She has been featured in various online websites, broadsheet and magazines. Read more about her press features HERE. Aside from her love for beauty & fashion, this woman is also an entrepreneur at heart. She is the owner of Catwalk Cosmetics & Wigs and holds makeup workshops every other month in cooperation with big makeup brands.

Her biggest inspiration is her mom- who influenced her love for makeup and fashion.

Other info: Marj is pure Chinese but her style is greatly influenced by Korean & Japanese fashion. Her Chinese zodiac sign is the Rabbit while her astrological sign is Libra. She loves to explore; food, travel and learn different languages.(but fails at it) She has a fondness for animals especially cute & furry pets. And oh, she treats her baby Maltese Tiffy like a princess. <3

Beauty & fashion-related facts about Marj:

  • Foundation powder shade: Benefit Hello Flawless in Petal or MAC NC30
  • Clothing Size: US 6 (Medium)
  • Slipper Size: US 7
  • Closed Shoes/ heels Size: US 7.5 or Asian 38
  • Current hair color (as of July 2017) Lakme by Piandre


Click HERE for an archive of all her major and minor blog features, achievements and endorsements.