Winner of Miss Crimson, Baileigh

I have known Baileigh for a while now and she is just as beautiful on the inside as she is on the outside.  Baileigh decided to enter her high school pageant and wanted me to do her makeup.  I was so excited that she asked because I just love working with both her and herContinue reading “Winner of Miss Crimson, Baileigh”

A Brand New Mom

I got a call from the baby whisperer/photographer extraordinaire, Mary Beth at Mary Beth’s Photography , to pamper a brand new mom with a makeup session. This way, the new mom could feel a bit spoiled after giving birth, look amazing and feel extra confident when appearing in some of the portraits with her beautifulContinue reading “A Brand New Mom”

Brianna’s Bridal Trial

Another day of fun in my studio with a new client, Brianna! Brianna is getting married and wanted a new dramatic look for her wedding day. When she got to my studio, we discussed everything about her look that she wanted. She showed me pictures of what she loves and doesn’t like. (Did you knowContinue reading “Brianna’s Bridal Trial”

Photo shoot with Taylor

My talented daughter, Sydney is an art minor at Clemson. She has won several awards for her photography and has been published in minor publications. So, we decided to collaborate together for her next submission. Model: Taylor Photographer: Sydney Rose Photography Details on Makeup: Airbrush Foundation: Dinair in Glamour Concealer: IT Cosmetics Eyes: Urban Decay,Continue reading “Photo shoot with Taylor”

100% Airbrushed Makeup

As some of you already know, I love airbrush makeup. It is wonderful for photo shoots, brides, pageants and everyday. However, for my clients, I usually only offer airbrushed foundation with the rest of the face done by hand. So, I’ve challenged myself to do more with the airbrush. (Thanks to R&R Airbrush Makeup ArtistryContinue reading “100% Airbrushed Makeup”

My Favorite YouTube Channels!

In my last blog, I spoke about the 3 YouTube channels that I love to follow on a regular basis, so I thought I’d share my thoughts with you. 2 out of 3 of these YouTube bloggers are WORKING makeup artists . . . not just makeup gurus that have hoards of makeup who don’tContinue reading “My Favorite YouTube Channels!”

Holiday Inspired Makeup

Are you feeling in the holiday spirit yet or do you have a fun holiday party to attend?  Try this contoured eye with a bit of glitter and rosy cheeks! For flawless foundation, I airbrushed it using Dinair in Radiance for a slight glow to the skin.  For the eyes, I primed them with UrbanContinue reading “Holiday Inspired Makeup”

Happy Halloween

I have had these sequins since I purchased products from one of my most favorite makeup brands, Pat McGrath Labs.  All of her products come packaged in hoards of sequins (Watch the unboxing here!) and I’ve been trying to figure out what to do with them ever since!  This lead me to my version of aContinue reading “Happy Halloween”

Taylor’s Pageant Makeup

Taylor has been coming to me to get her makeup done for several years now.  Not only is she beautiful and super sweet but she loves makeup and lets me always try new looks on her.  For her pageant makeup this year, I did airbrush foundation, with contour and a pop of color for herContinue reading “Taylor’s Pageant Makeup”

Dahja’s Senior Portrait Makeup 

This beautiful senior, Dahja, had a makeup session with me and then a personalized photo shoot with the super talented Mary Beth’s Photography.  We had so much fun together in my studio creating this look.  Dahja is a natural beauty who normally doesn’t wear much makeup but wanted something special for her shoot.  So, I didContinue reading “Dahja’s Senior Portrait Makeup “