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All things makeup, hair and skincare

Wellbeing, Coronavirus and your wedding.

There isn’t a single person who hasn’t been affected by Coronavirus in some way or another. Whether it’s through working from home or like all of us in the wedding industry, a total loss of income, brides and more importantly – fun. To work in the wedding industry, you have to like more than just

Destination Wedding hair and makeup artist – Bray, Ireland

Being a destination wedding hair and makeup artist means that I get to travel. Before lockdown I was lucky enough to be flown to Wicklow (and Bray) in Ireland for Mandy’s wedding. It was honestly the most peaceful weekend and the most calm wedding that I have had the privilege to be part of. Mandy

Real Brides – A feature in Love My Dress

I love seeing some of my work in my favourite magazines. Especially when it is for some of my favourite weddings. Here is a real brides feature in Love my dress featuring some of my favourite hairstyles. Last Summer, I was lucky enough to be asked to do the hair for Victoria at her wedding

Whimsical Wonderland Weddings – Brecon Beacons

One of my favourite wedding magazines has to be Whimsical Wonderland Weddings. You can imagine my happiness to be involved in this real weddings feature. I have taken some excerpts from the article that can be found here. ‘Sophie and Simon tied got married on 3rd August 2019 at the Barn at Brynich. It was really

Whimsical Wonderland Weddings Feature

Article excerpts taken from my Whimsical Wonderland Weddings feature can be found here. I was lucky enough to have a few features written in magazines about my lovely brides (and my work). Heres a few snippets from the most recent article. You can read the other ones here and here. ‘What’s not to love

The benefit of makeup free days on your skin

I know that I am a makeup artist and I should really promote how great makeup is, however, I think that having makeup free days are really really great. Makeup free days – Benefit 1: It allows your skin to breathe – we’ve all heard this but its really true. We have pores for a

Destination wedding hair and makeup artist – Spain

For me, it is always such an honour to be part of a wedding or a shoot anywhere. Getting asked to fly to another country for to be a destination wedding hair and makeup artist of for any work, of course that takes my happiness to another level. Last week I was very lucky to

Booking a wedding photographer

Seriously, who knows where to start with this? There are so many to choose from and so many different styles of photography, such varied prices and packages – it can really be difficult to know who to trust and who to book. Hopefully I can help you with booking a wedding photographer. Google A good

Booking a destination hair and makeup artist.

Planning a destination wedding can appear a little daunting. You’ve booked the venue – so whats next? Venue – check. Date – check. Someone to marry?? – check (hopefully). The next step is book your suppliers including your destination wedding hair and makeup artist. It can be tough to decide who to book – especially