By Damilola Faustino
French President, Emmanuel Macron has, according to reports, spent €26,000 on makeup alone in three months. (What?!)
Macron’s personal makeup artist reportedly ‘put in two claims for payment, one for €10,000 and another for €16,000, for doing his makeup during his travels and ahead of press conferences.’
In a statement to clarify the issue, the presidency said they ‘Called in a contractor as a matter of urgency’ and assured that the spending would be ‘significantly reduced in future.’
A representative said: ‘The sum covers various services including press conferences and foreign trips where the person concerned has to travel with him.