Preventing and treating maskne (mask acne)

Pandemic + masks = maskne. Most of us have experienced this in some way or another over the past few months. Let’s look at preventing and treating maskne (mask acne). Prevention Spots can appear when our pores are clogged. This isn’t always the case and there are many factors...

Creating your bridal Pinterest Board

October 2, 2020

Pinterest can be great for gathering some ideas together for your wedding. However, creating your bridal Pinterest board can also be a bit of a minefield. Follow some of my tips to creating a suitable amount of images to help you on your way. Makeup It is so easy...

What to expect from me as your makeup artist

Picking a makeup artist What to expect from a makeup artist? The obvious of course being that they create a look for you that you are happy with. Without question, that is the main focus of the day; that your hair and makeup are exactly how you imagined it...

A makeup artists skincare routine

February 21, 2019

Flatteringly enough, I get a lot of compliments on my skin, so I thought I’d write a little about my makeup artists skincare routine and what I do that hopefully makes it looks like I’m a little more alive than I sometimes feel! First of all – I try...

Important tips to know before your wedding day!

Makeup is definitely not for everyone and therefore not everyone wants/needs/or has to wear it. However, if you are considering wearing a little (or a lot) for your wedding day, here are some tips I have picked up along the way. Book a makeup artist early: Most of the...

This years bridal hair and makeup trends.

February 5, 2018

2018 Weddings. Yay weddings. 2018 is set to be another busy year for me and my team. I already have 51 weddings booked for this year and the team are looking like they will be equally busy. Do get in touch ASAP to see if we have availability for your...

Halloween Makeup

Happy Halloween! Every year, I get asked to do halloween makeup. I must admit I love it and I am surprised by what I can come up with. 2 years ago, I went to a party looking like a dinosaur had mauled my face, last year I went as...

Vegan and Cruelty Free Makeup Products

September 1, 2017

What is the difference between cruelty free and vegan? Thankfully, nowadays, people are becoming more and more concerned with what they are putting on the skin, and how the product was created, what it was created with and how humanely (if there is such a thing) products can be...

Bridal Makeup Trends – Bath Life

August 22, 2017

I always recommend that brides get their hair and makeup done for their wedding day. I consider myself good at doing my own makeup, but even I would hire someone in to help get me ready. Having last minute nerves, mixed with shaky hands, does not equal perfectly straight...

Ways To Wear Eyeliner Makeup

May 11, 2017

If theres one make-up product that I always wear, its eyeliner. It can change the way your eyes look, making them bigger, or more defined, or make the whites of your eyes sparkle. Ways to wear eyeliner: Liquid liner Liquid liner is by far the most dramatic of the...

The Eyebrow Debate

March 23, 2017

Eyebrows are such an important feature for our faces and sometimes they go completely overlooked, or, on the other end of the scale, they look a little….caricature. Being fair haired, means that my brows have always disappeared behind my fringe and usually go unnoticed unless I apply a little...

Spring Makeup Trends – Liike Magazine

March 2, 2017

Finally, the nights are getting lighter and the sun is peeking through the grey clouds. Fingers crossed, it will soon be time to leave our wintry clothes behind us and opt for a lighter jacket and perhaps even shorts or a dress?! Runaways have been full of beautiful ideas...

Christmas Makeup

January 20, 2017

Tis the season… Every year, I hope for new trends and most years I am disappointed that the same styles are regurgitated. Finally, this year is a little different and its dark, very dark! Vampy lips are my favourite trend this season and they are not your standard deep...

Autumnal Makeup Trends

December 19, 2016

I love Autumn. I love the colours that autumn produces and the frosty mornings and having to buy a whole new wardrobe of warmer clothes, although my bank balance isn’t a fan. However, with a season change, comes a make-up and hair change. While the runways can sometimes be...

How To Have A Successful Photo Shoot – Nick Burrett

Making sure you are properly prepared for each photoshoot that you do is essential to ensure that you get the best results possible. After all, organising a photoshoot can be an expensive endeavour. If you don’t prepare properly it can be a wasted endeavour, not just for you, but...