FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: Why do I need to hire a professional makeup artist for my wedding or event?
A: One of the most enduring elements of a wedding/event are your photographs. A professional makeup artist will ensure that your photographs are timeless and breath-taking. Makeup for photography is very different from regular everyday makeup, a professional artist uses special techniques that will have your makeup lasting all day and night and will photograph beautifully in all lighting conditions.
Q: Do you do a bridal trial?
A: Absolutely! Your trial allows the makeup artist to discuss the details of your wedding such as gown, colours, bridesmaids dresses, hairstyle,etc. This allows for the artist and bride to agree on a makeup look that compliments the wedding theme. Bringing inspiration photos to your trial are welcome. Any skincare issues or allergies that you may have will also be addressed, as they will influence the products used.
Q: I am a destination bride getting married in Jamaica, will I be able to find a makeup artist that knows how to work with various ethnicities?
A: I have experience working with various skin tones and ethnicities from the palest alabaster to the deepest mahogany skin tones. I specialise in feature enhancing techniques using contouring and highlighting to enhance a diversity of eye and face shapes.
Q: Will I be able to schedule a bridal trial as a Destination Bride?
A: If you are arriving in Jamaica a couple days before your destination wedding. We can work on scheduling a bridal trial. If we are unable to schedule a trial I will add extra time to your wedding day makeup session to ensure your satisfaction.
Q: I usually go Au Naturel. Do I still need a makeup artist as I do not want to look or feel too ‘made up’ ?
A: Absolutely! I use special application techniques to have your makeup feel and look quite natural while still photographing beautifully and lasting thought the day and night.
Q: How far in advance should I book my date?
A: The sooner the better! The typical booking time frame is 6 - 8 months prior to your event but booking 9 months or more in advance is okay.
Q: Do you honor last minute requests for makeup services?
A: It’s never too late to book. I however recommend booking early to secure your date. I am aware that last minute changes/plans occur and will try and honor your last minute requests once an opening is available.
Q: Do you do airbrush makeup?
Yes, I do airbrush makeup. I am skilled in both mediums of makeup application, airbrush and traditional. I am able to provide the benefits of both mediums to my clients. These benefits include:
- Light-weight feeling – Skin is touchable and breathable
- Long-lasting – Will last through the day and night
- Water resistant/Tear-proof/Sweat-proof– Ideal for the emotions that go along with weddings
- Looks good on all skin types and textures - Oily - Dry, Mature and Skin with ‘Texture’
- Does not clog pores