What is your most memorable wedding?
My very close friend Paige got married and asked me to be her makeup artist for he day. It was a beautiful day filled with live and laughter, and that was just the few hours in the morning that we were all getting ready. I completed the hair and makeup for her bridesmaids, and each person had their own individual touches that showed their warmth and personality.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Classic, beautiful, sophisticated, glamorous, fresh.
What about your business are you most proud of?
Each client is treated with kindness and respect. I treat every client as if they were my first ever client, and give the the excitement and professionalism every bride should receive.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Preparation is key! Make sure that you have a good idea of what you want, and research your suppliers and book them in well I advance to avoid disappoint! Make sure you ask questions! This way you will know exactly what it is you will be receiving, as well as the supplier knowing exactly what your expectations are for your big day.
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
Each bridesmaid was given a small gift bag which includes, their favourite perfume, a perps amused dressing gown, jewellery for the day and their own lipstick.
Describe your typical process with a couple.
I meet with the bride for a consultation to understand her needs and form there set up a time for a makeup trial. I take a deposit for the wedding day itself, and offer the bride options to have additional trials if requested.
What do you love most about your job?
Being able to apart of couples special moments and seeing the happiness that is created from my work.
What is your No. 1 beauty tip for a bride?
Lots of water, and skincare! Makeup is the finishing touch!
How do you keep the bride feeling calm on her wedding day?
I love to give the bride the space she needs when doing her makeup. I make sure she is ready for her makeup and give her he time to enjoy the process and relax before it all starts.
What advice would you give to brides to stay looking great throughout their wedding day?
Make sure you have a lipstick to top up with and trust a bridesmaid to keep you cool. Also a good finishing spray will do the trick.