What is your most memorable wedding?
Makeup artists can only do so much, skin preparation needs to be thought about months in advance.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
It's such a privilege to be part of a brides big day. Makeing them look and feel their very best.
What about your business are you most proud of?
A Disney themed wedding- rather unusual however incredibly beautiful x
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
I will meet the bride/ couple 6 months prior to the wedding. We will discuss skin preparation, and go through a bridal trial.
On the day we will turn up at the agreed time and work to the agreed agenda for the morning in order to make sure everything flows with ease.
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
The handmade paper flowers lining the marquee at a wedding in the summer, a year in the making each one was stitched together with love by each of the bridal party. Truly unique.
Describe your typical process with a couple.
Buy a lipstick that you can top up with.
Everything else will hold however lipsticks with rub off due to constantly touching your lips throughout the day. X
What do you love most about your job?
Elegant, sophisticated, glamorous, classic, beautiful
What is your No. 1 beauty tip for a bride?
Relax, have fun and enjoy every moment of your special day x
How do you keep the bride feeling calm on her wedding day?
I will create an agenda for the morning, ensuring everyone gets a subtle amount of time, there will be an allocation of time for any unexpected issues, ensuring the majority of stress is relieved.
Usually after the bride has had her hair done & is in the process of having her makeup done- the enormity of what's about to happen hits home, i see it with every bride, we take 5-10 minutes quiet time, get the bride a drink and some fresh air and just talk to her calmly. Reassuring her that everything will be ok.
What advice would you give to brides to stay looking great throughout their wedding day?
Our ability to make our brides feel completely confident in our work, to make them look and feel their very best and also incredibly relaxed.