She graduated from the Official School of the International Professional Make-up Academy MAKE-UP ATELIER (Paris) in Riga.
Her teacher was the leading Baltic make-up artist Irina Salish.
Maria also had in-service training at the International Professional Make-up Academy MAKE-UP ATELIER in Paris under supervision of Helen Quille. Studed specific effects in Prague at the Film Studio Barrandov - FX Creator (2012).
Maria is a Gold winner of Lithuanian International Championship 2012 and a Silver winner of Lithuanian Championship 2013 (fantasy make up), Silver winner of XII Open Competition of Make-up Designers 2013. Also two-time runner-up for the Russian Cup at the Saint-Petersburg International Beauty Expo "NEVSKIE BEREGA" (2011, 2012).
Maria took part in the Latvian version of the project "Makeover", and also in the Project "Miss Internet 2011" (Latvia), in projects of Boheme International, Imagine Pictures,Skybird Productions, Antoffe Interaction, PuncProduction, ИВАН production, Screen Vision,FASHION magazine (Latvia), LILIT magazine. Now is working in different shooting sessions and films.