Napoleon Perdis is an Australian make up artist who is a leader in his speciality. He picked up the bush for the first time when he was 13 to help his mother to get ready for an evening out. He opened his first store in 1995 in Sydney. The Napoleon's creative team is regularly participating at the New York and Australian Fashion Weeks. In Australia and New Zealand Napoleon Perdis has 72 concept stores and more than 4 500 point of sale locations and much more in the United States. He founded a Napoleon Perdis Make-up Academy in 1993 and today there are seven campuses in Australia and one in the USA.