The Hawaiian translation for wedding is Male’ana. Hawaii truly is paradise on earth. Its chain of lush, tropical isles boasts the most crystal clear waters, scenic views and breathtaking sunsets making the Aloha state the ideal setting for lovers to exchange I do’s. It was and still remains the inspiration behind Hawaii’s first boutique cosmetics line and bridal styling studio. Maleana Cosmetics was created in 2005 by Oahu based celebrity stylist, Dorys Foltin, to cater to the needs of local and visitor brides alike who were opting for the islands to celebrate their special day. Our goal at Maleana Cosmetics is to provide our clients with quality services and products that deliver long lasting results and remain durable in hot, humid and all other inhibiting weather conditions. Although Maleana Cosmetics was born for brides, our services and assortment of products can be appreciated by any beach dwelling babe. Maleana’s product collection has caught the attention of loads of Hawaii locals who live for our light, liquid/powder mineral foundation, bronzing powders and sticky free, tasty lip-glosses.
Maleana Cosmetics has been featured in numerous beauty and fashion publications and websites such as Hawaii Bride Groom Magazine, Pacific Edge Magazine, hapahale.com, leichic.com, Hawaii Film Magazine, Pacific Wedding Magazine, Modern Luxury Magazine, Long Island Bride, Groom Magazine, White Magazine and beautyhype.com
Maleana Cosmetics works closely with one of the largest and most successful cosmetic manufacturers in the U.S.
Maleana’s mineral cosmetics are:
Cruelty Free (Products are not tested on animals!)
Ideal for all skin types
DORYS FOLTIN, FOUNDER & CREATOR
Maleana cosmetics creator and founder, Dorys Foltin, found the line following 13 years of make up application experience. Foltin is Hawaii’s premier celebrity make-up artist and hair stylist with clients including Malia Jones, Shannen Doherty, Tori Spelling, Maria Menounos, Kelly Hu, and Michelle Wie. Brides to be flock to Foltin for flawless faces for their big day and local lovelies lust after her barely there yet beautiful techniques. Wedding celebrations fill Foltin’s calendar often requiring her reliable services for multiple ceremonies a day. The go to bridal stylist states that until the collection was created brides expressed a desire for such a line to be launched. A noticeable trend was being translated. These brides to be sought after products that would enhance natural shine while eliminating imperfections, all the while offering the ability to withstand Hawaii’s warm weather conditions. After attending a bevy of beauty expos and enduring extensive research, Foltin created the potions and lotions that now comprise Maleana Cosmetics.
Showroom and styling studio:
3705 Waialae Ave #203
Honolulu, HI 96816
Mo-Fr 9-6 p.m