Style Me Pretty Feature: Danielle + Andrew’s Cinco de Mayo Wedding

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“Aye yai yai” This is the first thing that comes to mind after seeing this to die for  Cinco de Mayo wedding at Hummingbird Nest Ranch in the rolling hills outside of Malibu, Ca. This venue is a Hollywood secret, making you feel all the feels, and the fine details executed by planner Vanessa Michelle, Co were second to none. Believe …

Style Me Pretty Feature – Kiersten + Eli

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A 115 degree heat wave didn’t bother these two love birds. The gorgeous couple, Kiersten and Eli wed at Vista Village Country Club in front of their family and friends in a wedding full of meaning and class. Every detail was carefully planned out – from adding lace from her mothers dress to the bride’s gown, to an escort wall …

Free Pop-Up Workshop – Coming Feb 11-13th, 2019!

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It is that time of year again! Business of Makeup® Courses are coming back! I offer both the Business of Makeup® & Business of Makeup® Bridal only twice a year and the first offering of 2019 is coming in hot! Like around Valentine’s Day hot ;). I am super excited for this launch because I have a lot of amazing …

2018 Holiday Gift Giving – Get the Guide

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Halloween is over, and it’s nearly Thanksgiving, so you know what that means… the Holidays are officially here! Whether you are already humming Christmas jingles, or refusing to accept it until December comes, the truth is, they are upon us! NOW is the time to start thinking about what you are going to be gifting to your clients, top referrers, …

Tenley’s Forever Rose

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As currently featured in Martha Stewart Weddings, former Bachelor contestant, Tenley Molzahn, ties the knot with her true love Taylor Leopold, at their stunning southern California backyard wedding. When Tenley Molzahn went for a coffee date with “this guy her friend met a Bible study,” she never expected to meet the man of her dreams, but that is exactly what …

30 Ways to Become an Elite MUA

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I have been spending some time thinking about that makes someone an “elite.” The dictionary defines Elite as “ a select part of a group that is superior to the rest in terms of ability or qualities.” What makes a makeup artist, business owner, entrepreneur reach a level in their business where they are superior to the rest? The fact …

Ahead of the Curve

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Ahead of the Curve: Top Tips for New Makeup Artists Congratulations! About to graduate? Or just dipping your toe into trying to make it as a Makeup Artist? This is for you! I am giving you my Top Tips for New Makeup Artists to get your foot in the door and land your dream job – even before graduation! Want …

Brand Style

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A natural approach to beauty! I have been saying it for years – I have centered my business around it and now … finally it is starting to be the norm. We see it in the drug store brands and now we see it on the biggest stage in the world. THANK YOU Jessica Alba and Honest Beauty, thank you …

Spring Cleaning

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Spring is the perfect time to give your business a once-over! Things are a bit slower, the busy season is upon us, making it the perfect time to shake out old practices and figure out what is working and what is not … to help your business grow in 2018! If you have a workspace or studio, it is time …

Goal Box … Checked!

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I had one of those shifts, light bulb moments yesterday. I sat down to wrap up my 2017 financials and there, at the end of my Quickbooks report (and Excel spreadsheet, because I love Excel), it was there! Proof. Proof that I tripled my income from last year. Now, I am not saying this to be boastful or fishing for …