About Us

Mei and Robert
Mei, Robert and Jack

Mei is a former Cirque du Soleil star trapeze artist who toured hundreds of cities worldwide, performing her original act in front of millions of people. She performed for the King of Monaco, US President George Bush (Sr), Chinese President Jiang Zemin, and played at London's Royal Albert Hall over 60 times. Mei became an international gold medalist in Paris, Monte Carlo, Luxembourg and China, and was recruited by Cirque du Soleil in 1999. Her 'triple twist' trapeze act is featured on their Emmy-award winning production, Dralion.

Triple Twist Union Square Studio
Triple Twist Studio in San Francisco

Mei always had a passion for makeup and hair — before each one of her career 5000 performances, she did her own makeup, which took about an hour each day. Starting a makeup and hair company was a natural path for Mei, as it allowed her to continue her artistry (and also to work with her feet on the ground!).

Mei and Robert met while touring with Cirque, and after they got married, she graduated from the acclaimed Makeup Designory in Los Angeles and immediately launched Triple Twist, her new bridal studio in San Francisco.

Since then, Mei has been fortunate to work with over 1000 brides all over the country and has grown her team of professional artists along the way. It brings Mei a lot of joy that she is able to work with so many special people on the happiest day of their lives.

Robert runs the daily operations at Triple Twist, is a former solo violinist, and enjoys teaching his two sons piano.

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Quotes & Availability

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Professional Artistry

Mei is an Emmy Award-winning, former Cirque du Soleil star artist who now focuses exclusively on natural, beautiful makeup and hair design. With over 20 years of experience, you are in the best hands on the biggest day of your life.

Makeup Specialsts

Wedding & Event Specialists

Because we focus on weddings and special events, we know exactly what our brides and clients are looking for — natural, beautiful makeup and flawless, creative hair styling. This is what we promise to deliver.

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Best On-Location Experience

We arrive with an Italian makeup table and director chairs to provide the most comfortable setting for your special day. Best of all, you will have an amazing lighted backdrop for your pre-ceremony photography.

In-Studio Bridal Trials

In-Studio Bridal Trials

Our one-on-one bridal trial is designed to make you feel your absolute best in a peaceful, stress-free atmosphere in our Union Square bridal studio. Discuss your vision and goals with Mei for a natural, beautiful look.

Customer Service


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