Make Up By Jenni
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Award Winning Professional Make Up Artist. National Finalist in The Wedding Industry Awards. Luxury Weddings in the UK and internationally. Celebrity / VIP discretion.
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Stay Through Ceremony
Stay Through Reception
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.
Personal Message from the Manager
Name of Wedding Contact: Jenni Hughes
Hello and congratulations on your wedding plans!
Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Lesley McCall - The Rustic Wedding Company
Wedding: June 2015
Simply a lovely lady!
I had the pleasure of working alongside Jenni on a beautiful Equestrian themed styled shoot at a farm in Leicestershire. It happened to be one of the hottest days of the ...
Wedding: July 2017
I have no doubt that Jenni is a talented woman, however, the lack of professionalism I received has deeply disappointed me and ironically when I came online to write this...
Wedding: October 2016
Jenni was attentive...
Jenni was attentive and listened to what I wanted and made me feel and look like the best version of myself. She's also such a lovely lady! My mum, bridesmaids and I wer...
Wedding: September 2016
Just a little message to say a HUGE Thank You...
Just a little message to say a HUGE Thank You for our gorgeous make up on my Wedding Day! You did such a fantastic job, you made us feel like royalty :-) I didn't stop...
Wedding: August 2016
Jenni was amazing from start to finish...
Jenni was amazing from start to finish. We all looked wonderful and so natural. I want d to look natural as I don't wear a lot of make up and she made my dreams come true...
Wedding: August 2016
Such a lovely warm friendly lady...
Such a lovely warm friendly lady. Jenni was always quick to respond to emails and flexible with trial dates etc. Great products used and fully stocked make up bag to suit...
Press & Awards
Press & Awards (8)
Conde Nast Brides Magazine
You and your Wedding Magazine
Rock My Wedding
Love My Dress
Wedding Ideas Magazine
Whimsical Wonderland Weddings
Accreditations / Associations (4)
Bobbi Brown Pro Member
Charlotte Tilbury Pro
Makeup Magazine Pro
Industry Awards (3)
The Wedding Industry Awards
Wedding Makeup Artist of the year 2014
Wedding Makeup Artist of the year 2017
Preferred Supplier List
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.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Friendly, professional, creative, romantic, perfectionist.
What about your business are you most proud of?
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 No. 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 No. 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.
Bridebook GiftLuxe Lipstick