Maxine Wilson Make-Up Artist

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Regional Finalist at The Wedding Industry Awards 2017. I love to make my brides both look & feel amazing for their wedding days. 'One of the *loveliest* people in the industry' Annabel, Love My Dress
Details
Products and Services
Make-up Artists
On the Day Services
Pre-wedding Consultation
Stay Through Ceremony
Stay Through Dancing
Stay Through Reception
Pricing & Costs
Prices start at
  • £60
Reviews
(3)
Maxine was brilliant...
Oct 2016
Happily married
Maxine was brilliant! She did the make up for myself, my mum and my sister on the day of my wedding. All 3 of us looked gorgeous for the... 

Maxine did a wonderful job of my wedding make up...
Sep 2016
Happily married
Maxine did a wonderful job of my wedding make up. I was worried about looking too done up but her make up was flawless, easy to wear, an... 

One of the *loveliest* people in the industry!
Testimonial
Nov 2016
see publication here

Full Description
  • Hello lovely brides to be! If you are reading this – CONGRATULATIONS! I hope that you are having a wonderful time planning your wedding. A little about me – I retrained as a make-up artist following my own wedding in which my make-up was by far the most exciting part of the planning… I remain utterly entranced with the transformative effect of make-up and how it made me feel on our special day, as well as the look on my husband’s face when he saw me walking towards him down the aisle! My main aim when enquiring, booking, at your trial and especially on the morning of your wedding, is to make you look and feel completely wonderful and amazing. I love seeing my brides head off for their weddings safe in the knowledge that they will wow everyone whilst still feeling like themselves. I love to apply make-up which will ensure that you look at your most beautiful, without being hugely obvious or visible. I use tiny corrective techniques to balance your naturally beautiful features and colour match the products I use to bring out your eyes and show off your hair. And not forgetting my favourite – the individual false lashes which really finish your look. I pride myself on being calm and professional for your big day, whilst also regarding it as a total privilege to attend to my brides and clients. I LOVE being a part of all the excitement and truly believe that I have THE BEST job in the world. I have trained with some of the most renowned make-up artists in the country and studied the theory and practice of colour matching, contouring and correctional make-up techniques. I have also learned how to photograph make-up and am pleased to be able to provide my clients with a few portraits of their beautiful, special look so that their memories last forever. I look forward to hearing from you to discuss your make-up requirements! Don’t forget to mention BrideBook for your 15% discount on wedding day services (excluding trial and travel) Maxine
  • Personal Message from the Manager
    Name of Wedding Contact: Maxine
    I'm so looking forward to hearing from you. Email me on maxine@maxinewilson.co.uk or on 07887715111
  • Experience
    Year Business Was Established
    2016
    # Of Weddings Hosted
    Between 10 and 30
    # Of People In Team
    1
    Public Liability Insurance
    Yes
Press & Awards
(2)
Press and Awards (1)
Love My Dress, Little Book for Brides, Guides for Brides
Industry Awards (1)
The Wedding Industry Awards Regional Finalist 2017
Photos
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Location & Contact Details
  • Directions
    • Address
    • Bicester, Oxfordshire, England
    • Nearest Town
    • Bicester
    • Nearest Motorway & Junction
    • M40 Junction 10 or 11
    • Nearest Train Station
    • Bicester North / Bicester Village
    • Travel Notes
    • Ask me for directions to my studio!
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FAQ
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What is your most memorable wedding?
I worked closely with a very charming bride who was suffering from a debilitating illness to design her wedding makeup and arrange the wedding morning so that she was as fresh and relaxed as possible. She looked amazing and had a wonderful day.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Classic, glamorous, red-carpet, flawless, beautiful!
What is your #1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Make sure you have the wedding YOU want, it's easy to slip into planning for other people!
What do you love most about your job?
The smiles on my brides faces when the see their finished looks - it makes me so happy!
What is your #1 beauty tip for a bride?
Hydrate and look after your skin - makeup will sit so much better on it and last so much longer.
How do you keep the bride feeling calm on her wedding day?
I pride myself on being a calm but happy and excited presence - having your makeup applied is a very special but relaxing process which is calming by its nature. Sit back and enjoy!
What advice would you give to brides to stay looking great throughout their wedding day?
Make sure you keep your lip colour topped up and don't drink too much!
Bridebook benefits
  • Bridebook Discount: 15% off on make up services (excluding trial/s and travel)
  • Bridebook Special Offer: 15% off make up services (excluding trial/s and travel)