What is your most memorable wedding?
My most memorable wedding so far, was last year in May. I travelled to Italy to make my bride Sammie and her bridal party look and feel their best! I was so honoured to be part of her big day and having the opportunity to travel the world to work is just the best experience ever!
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Romantic, soft, classy, relaxed & luxurious
What about your business are you most proud of?
I've been running my own business for 3 years, before that I was always part of a salon. Going on your own is always scary, but I'm most proud of how my business's has built up & to have people always recommending me is such a nice feeling! Photoshoot opportunities, Essex wedding awards and many more! I'm soon taking my business to the next level and Keely Griffin hair and makeup will be part of a beauty salon in Maldon Essex!
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Word of advice? Never take anyone's advice! Have your special day how you want it and make it amazing!!
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
One of my brides made all of the invitations herself! With little touches of vintage which she loves!
Describe your typical process with a couple.
We either meet at a wedding fair or through social media or recommendations! We go through pricing and the kind of styles & looks they like, then we book a trial and get I get a feel for how each person likes their hair & they also get a feel for how I work!
What do you love most about your job?
I love being part of people's big day! And making them feel amazing!! So rewarding
What is your No. 1 beauty tip for a bride?
Moisturise! A week before the wedding make sure your skin is moisturised, under eye patches if you suffer with bags or dark circles & treat your hair to a conditioning mask so it's glossy for the day!
How do you keep the bride feeling calm on her wedding day?
I've been told I have a very relaxed and calm personality! I tend to keep a peaceful vibe without even realising!
What advice would you give to brides to stay looking great throughout their wedding day?
Depending on what lipstick I use, I tend to tell you what it is so you can buy it, then you can top up throughout the day! Maybe a small powder if you suffer with oily skin!