I am Jenni Hughes, an award winning Professional Make Up Artist based in Nottinghamshire, UK.
In my work as a makeup artist I have the privilege of being asked to work for Brides, magazines, newspapers, luxury event planners, global brands and celebrity clients.
Travelling across the UK and internationally for clients marrying in beautiful venues, I've had the pleasure of being part of 100's of Brides special days.
UK No 1 Conde Nast BRIDES Magazine Top 20 Makeup artist and Expert panel member.
Featured in You and Your Wedding Magazine.
Regularly featured on national wedding blogs including Rock My Wedding (Official Supplier), Love My Dress, Brides Up North and Whimsical Wonderland Weddings.
GoHen Top 50 UK Makeup Artist.
I'm experienced in applying makeup for all ethnicities. From natural makeup to Vintage Hollywood and everything in between.
Each look is bespoke to you and your requirements using only the best makeup and skincare products from professional and premium brands.
I pride myself on making you feel relaxed and special on your wedding morning. Providing an exclusive service, staying until you are completely ready. Assisting with dress lacing, button holes and more.
What is your most memorable wedding?
My most memorable wedding was a beautiful Winter wedding at Chatsworth House.
The bride and her party were all so relaxed and it was just a joy to be there to assist in making everyone look and feel beautiful.
I am very proud to have my work requested by so many brides across the UK.
To be featured in national bridal magazines and be an expert panel member for Brides magazine.
Winning Best Wedding makeup artist East Midlands in 2014 and 2017 in The Wedding Industry Awards.
What is your #1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Book your suppliers early to ensure freedom of choice.
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
A statement lip or some gorgeous lashes.
Describe your typical process with a couple.
Once the date is booked in we meet 4-8 weeks prior to your wedding day for a makeup trial at home.
On the day of your wedding I come to you at your venue or home for makeup for you and all of the bridesmaids and mums if required.
I stay to assist with dressing and for final checks and touch ups before departure.
What do you love most about your job?
Makeup is my passion and I love the relationship that I build with my clients. Seeing a bride in her dress ready to go is very special.
What is your #1 beauty tip for a bride?
Prepare your skin prior to your wedding day.
I can advise on this when we meet for your trial.
How do you keep the bride feeling calm on her wedding day?
Fun, laughter and a hug if it gets too much.
What advice would you give to brides to stay looking great throughout their wedding day?
Makeup lasts from day to night using tailored products.
I also provide a lipstick to keep for touch ups.