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A professional make up and hair artist working freelance in the Home Counties area
Pricing & Costs
Prices start at
Products and Services
On the Day Services
Stay Through Ceremony
Stay Through Dancing
Stay Through Reception
Melissa Kassinen graduated in Specialist Make-up in 2008, and since has been working as a professional hair and makeup artist within the industry throughout the country. Her hair and makeup skills for both bridal and special occasion, and commercial and fashion shoots have been highly recommended by all her clients, with her ability to create a look for the desired outcome in a time that fits in with the schedule. She is able to bring a positive attitude to the work environment, along with making both the women and men that she works with feel comfortable, which makes working with her a great experience for the client, This results in a beautiful outcome, both inside and out. Melissa Kassinen travels throughout the UK, and will work with the client to suit their needs for any specific occasion.
Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Married in October 2016
Would definitely recommend!
Melissa was brilliant, we were so pleased with the hair and make up which stayed perfect all day. Would definitely recommend!
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Elegant, beautiful, fun, classic, natural
What about your business are you most proud of?
I have had many recommendations from Brides to their friends, which makes me know that they were happy with my work!
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Always contact the vendors a few days before your wedding to confirm that everything is still okay, and that they haven't forgotten!
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
Rubber ducks with all the guests names were placed in a pond - the guests had to fish out their own duck to find out which table they were sitting at!
What do you love most about your job?
Being able to make someone feel amazing on their Wedding Day
What is your No. 1 beauty tip for a bride?
Delegate jobs so you can relax and have fun on your wedding morning
How do you keep the bride feeling calm on her wedding day?
I make sure to keep to timings so that there is no panic or stress!
What advice would you give to brides to stay looking great throughout their wedding day?
Oil blotting tissues are great if it is hot weather, and remember to take a bit of spare lip gloss with you to top up throughout the day