Happy 4th of July

I hope everyone has a wonderful, fun and safe holiday!   #karrielykinsmakeupartist #makeup #makeupartist #augusta #northaugusta #aiken #southcarolina #georgia #airbrush #4thofJuly #July4th

Chelsea’s Bridal Portrait

Here is a gorgeous portrait of Chelsea who is beautiful inside and out!  I really enjoyed spending her wedding day with her and pampering her and her bridesmaids.  Portrait by Melissa Garlington Photography. #karrielykinsmakeupartist #makeup #bride #bridal #makeupartist #augusta #northaugusta #aiken #southcarolina #georgia #airbrush #airbrushfoundation

The fabulous Jane!

This beautiful lady, Jane, wanted me to show her how to do some quick makeup techniques for an everyday work look!  She looks polished, but not overdone, bright eyed and ready to work on whatever the day throws at her.   Makeup Details: Airbrushed foundation in both Radiance and Soft Glow by Dinair  Concealer byContinue reading “The fabulous Jane!”

I made the paper!

Thought that this was cool and wanted to share with my blog readers!  Karrie Lykins – Makeup Artist just made the local paper discussing how long products last and how to keep items clean and bacteria free.  For those of you who know me, you know that I’m a stickler for keeping things clean.  AsContinue reading “I made the paper!”

Things I’m currently obsessed with….

I love this time of year when prom and dances roll around.  It gives me a chance to be extra creative with colors, glitter, cut creases and trends!  I recently purchased some items from Urban Decay to get ready for the upcoming season.  GLITTER!!! I chose the Urban Decay Heavy Metal glitter eyeliner because ofContinue reading “Things I’m currently obsessed with….”

Bridal Trial for Chelsea

The beautiful bride to be, Chelsea, came to me for a trial run for her bridal makeup.  These trials are wonderful because this is where we get to know each other.  It is also where I learn what you would like your makeup to look like on the big day, play with color and ideasContinue reading “Bridal Trial for Chelsea”

Kelsey’s Makeup for Local Talent Show

I had the wonderful opportunity to do makeup for this soon to be star!  Kelsey performed for a local talent show and earned first place for the high school division!!!  She sang, played guitar and looked gorgeous doing it too!  Kelsey usually likes to keep her look more natural when I do her makeup butContinue reading “Kelsey’s Makeup for Local Talent Show”

Makeup for Casey

Casey is beautiful both inside and out.  If she looks familiar to some of you, it is because she has been my model on several occasions.  On Saturday, she came to me for makeup for her family photo session.  Then, I met her on location to darken up her look for a special photo shoot.  MoreContinue reading “Makeup for Casey”

Happy St. Patrick’s Day

A little St. Patty’s Day inspiration… Products used: Foundation:  Airbrush foundation by Dinair – Soft Glow Under eye:  Bye Bye Under Eye by It Cosmetics Blush:  Bare Minerals Contour, highlight and brows: Anastasia Beverly Hills Eyes:  Makeup Geek, Urban Decay and Bare Minerals green liner Lashes: Ardell Lips: Colour Pop