Q. Describe the most common types of jobs you do for your clients.
A. I do a lot of bridal makeup.
Q. What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A. Make sure you get what you want out of what you are looking for. Make sure the provider is ligit and professional. Make sure they are experience and easy to work with.
Q. If you were a customer, what do you wish you knew about your trade? Any inside secrets to share?
A. Be friendly and easy to work with. Be helpful, but to the point. Be prompt, punctual and curtious. Have competitive prices.
Q. What questions should a consumer ask to hire the right service professional?
A. How many years of experience they have had. If there has been any customer complaints. If they charge any secret hidden fees.
Q. Why does your work stand out from others who do what you do?
A. I think I offer a more laid-back, natural and beautiful approach to makeup. Instead of covering up features, I enhance what is naturally beautiful in my clients.
Q. What do you like most about your job?
A. I love, love, love, love to help women feel powerful, confident and beautiful...makeup is one way of doing that!
Q. Do you have a favorite story from your work?
A. I have lots of great stories, I think I love doing weddings because usually my clients story is just beginning with someone special and I love being apart of that.
Q. What do you wish customers knew about you or your profession?
A. I'm really easy to work with. I go above and beyond for my clients.
Q. How did you decide to get in your line of work?
A. I truly believe that women are incredible! I struggled with self-esteem growing up and often times hid myself because I didn't want to feel "pretty" or draw attention to myself but then I realized that there is no shame in feeling confident and beautiful and you don't have to be over the top to get there. Seeing the change in someone's countenance after a makeup application is priceless and one of the most fulfilling things about my job.
Q. Do you do any sort of continuing education to stay up on the latest developments in your field?
A. Yes, I have to do 8 hours of continuing education a year.
Q. What are the latest developments in your field? Are there any exciting things coming in the next few years or decade that will change your line of business?