A quintessentially traditional English summer wedding in Denham, Buckinghamshire. I had the pleasure of making up the bride, Hannah and her mother in the initimate surroundings of Hannah's childhood home. The morning was extreamly relaxed and Hannah wanted her trademark eyeliner flicks, flawless skin and soft pink lips for her bridal lookRead More
The Event of the Year
A New Year's Eve wedding, what a good idea, everyone has the next day off, all your friends and loved ones are with you and no New Year's Eve wedding is an anti climax....it is the start of new beginnings for the married couple, with their plans and aspirations for the year ahead as they make their way into the New Year as a married couple.
I will be at The Grove exhibiting for a wedding fair taking place on the 19th February 2017 between 11am and 3pm. The wedding fair is being organised by Luxury Wedding Show and if you register online using discount code LWS2017 and save £5 per person and attend for free.
What can I say but WOW! I found out Monday 16th November 2015 that I was voted and judge to win the title The East of England Make up Artist of the Year. I would like to thank all my wonderful brides between October 2014 to October 2015 who voted for me and for all your kind wordsRead More
I had some very exciting news today, I have been informed by The Wedding Industry Awards that I am a regional finalist. The Awards Ceremony is being held on the 16th November and there’s some tough competition in my category…..Fingers crossed!!!Read More
I am sorry I have not been MIA from posting makeup blogs; with going back to work full time after being off on Maternity Leave and most weekends making up brides. It hasn’t left me much time to post blogs, especially helpful makeup tips.Read More
Great news! I have been nominated for the 2016 Wedding Industry Awards. It's an honour to be nominated and considered for such a prestigious award for my makeup. 2015 has been a busy year and I would like to thank my brides for choosing me and for the recommendations I have received from past clients and friends.Read More
I had a request from my Facebook page to do a blog post on hiding bags under the eyes. Why have I got bags? There are three reasons: Genes; if your parents have them you may inherit them! Thanks mum and dad, all I wanted was a pony...Read More
I have had quite a few people ask me about my skin care routine. I have clear skin but only because I look after my skin. I also don’t have many wrinkles for my age, again I put this down to what I put on my face as believe me, my diet is not that great….I like chocolate far too much!Read More
I don’t believe in buying really expensive mascaras, out of all the contents of your makeup bag, mascara has the shortest life cycle. You are basically transferring bacteria back and forth from your eye into the mascara tube; a mascaras shelf life once opened is about three months.Read More
On Saturday Tiffany and I had great fun making over two beautiful models. Tiffany and I have worked together on many weddings and makeovers, however we wanted to do a shoot ourselves. Our models Jay and Zenna absolutely loved the shoot; Zenna loved the makeup so much that she has since asked me to do her makeup for her upcoming wedding……in Tuscany!Read More
Contouring! I’m hearing you sigh already! Yes, you see it everywhere and this is probably just another blog/post about it. However, when I googled contouring I was surprised that the basics were not explained anywhere.Read More
I was excited to receive delivery of a pair of continuous lighting boxes the other day. Unlike a flash, continuous light boxes are lamps with light-diffusing material in front of them. These lights push out a bright, clean white light over a subject (or a face). Light like this can remove shadows and highlight...Read More
Happy New Year Beautiful people, I hope you all had a lovely Christmas? Mine was made extra special by receiving a gift I actually wanted and needed; a Canon EOSM camera with an extra lens. I am so pleased with the camera and can finally take pictures of my makeup without having to use my iPhone.Read More