Makeup Photography at it’s Best

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As I continue my makeup photography journey I really wanted to work on my beauty retouching with this shoot that I organised for my own portfolio. I see so many images where the picture has been edited to the point of the skin looking like a

3 Reasons to go Cruelty Free

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3 reasons it’s easier than ever to go cruelty-free with your make up While makeup can help tie a fantastic look together, beauty should never come at a price. With one to two hundred thousand animals dying each year in order to test cosmetic products worldwide; being able to choose brands that don

Pure Obagi Skincare Review

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Pure Obagi Review MY PURE OBAGI PRODUCT REVIEW Hello everyone, welcome to and thanks for stopping by!. In this article, I want to talk to you about a truly exceptional product that I recently tested and which I fell in love with! This product was gifted and my review is based on using this […]

3 Steps to Booking a Makeup Artist for your Wedding Day

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Every bride wants to look their absolute best on their wedding day. Not only will every eye in the house be on you, but it will also be the most photographed you will ever be… Oh and you’ll also want to be at your most gorgeous when you commit to your husband.  All of these […]

Post Covid-19 Working for Makeup Artists

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  Post Covid-19 Working for Beauty Pro’s It goes without saying that recently life has changed considerably. We have gone from being able to move around freely, shop, see our friends and socialise, to not being able to do any of these things, or having to think about new ways to do these things. Plenty […]

What is Airbrushing?

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What is Airbrush Foundation? Airbrushing can be Interpreted in many different ways… When I speak to my brides during their makeup consultation they say they want to look airbrushed. I have come to understand what they mean is flawless and to have skin like the brides on Pinterest or out of a magazine. I get […]

Bridal Makeup Trial – 7 ways to get the best experience.

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How to prepare for your bridal makeup trial. Bridal makeup trial and how it translates to the wedding day Here are some handy tips for brides to consider when booking a bridal makeup consultation & trial.  Lucy Jayne What is the difference between a consultation and bridal makeup trial?    Your bridal makeup appointment will […]

2020 Bridal Makeup Trends

2020 bridal makeup trends

2020 Bridal Makeup Trends 2020 is the year of individuality. I have been in the wedding industry for a long time and it is evolving. This means brides are no longer pressured to find a style that is pigeon-holed into the ‘traditional’ or ‘boho’ category.  Brides are inclined to create a mood for their wedding […]

Win Your Wedding Makeup

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Win your wedding makeup 💄  Thanks for stopping by and entering my Instagram competition! I realised that it has been a whole 5 years since I have done a makeup competition. I get so much enjoyment from working as a makeup artist I thought it was time to give something back to my lovely brides… […]

The Art of Bridal Beauty 1-2-1 Makeup Course

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[slideshow_deploy id=’3238′] The Art of Bridal Beauty 1-2-1 Makeup Course The Art of Bridal Beauty makeup course is now available as a 1-2-1! Book the popular, fully accredited 4 day course when it suits you. Now this course is flexible you can choose to split it over weeks, months or complete it in one week […]