Althea has always been a passionate and creative person, therefore once she completed high school in 1996 she decided to do a Make-up artist course in Cape Town. Once being introduced to the world of fashion shows, shoots, etc she quickly became hooked and instantly knew that this was the career path she wanted to pursue.
Althea started assisting local and international stylists for approximately 3 years and then decided to go to London to study at the prestigious Central Saint Martens School of art and Design. She completed her course while assisting local stylist in and around London.
She returned to South Africa in 2005 and has been working as a Stylist on Magazine Editorials, T.V commercials, Catalogues, Advertising, Music