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Los Altos Makeup Artists

Browse these makeup artists with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Los Altos.

  • 10 years in business
  • 381 hires on Thumbtack
Janet S.
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My friend was having Mayra do her makeup for a business video, and I tagged along, and got my makeup done too (since it was my birthday). What a treat! Mayra made me look great--like myself but way better. She was (as others have said) super relaxed and personable. But she's also incredibly knowledgeable about makeup--about which products are best for your skin, about how to make you look like you're glowing from within (isn't that what we all want) and how to use makeup for different purposes (stage, film, a social event, business). Too many makeup artists are one trick ponies, who only do the kind of makeup they themselves wear--not Mayra. She really listens to her clients and helps them achieve their goals. From now on I plan to book Mayra for all of my speaking events and social events. I'm hoping she will still have time for me, since she's so in demand!

Rose Hill & Crew
4.8
from 73 reviews
  • 29 years in business
  • 150 hires on Thumbtack
Kelly T.
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Rose was fantastic but the other makeup artist she brought along was bad.

ChantelleStudio
5.0
from 65 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 139 hires on Thumbtack
Kelsey B.
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Chantelle provided wedding makeup for me, 5 bridesmaids, and my mother. She did an amazing job making everyone look absolutely gorgeous and yet still natural and like themselves. My makeup stayed beautiful all night long -- after 12 hours, when I got home at the end of the night, it still looked incredible! She's also great fun to be around: chatty, funny, sweet, and just a beacon of light. She's exactly the kind of person you want around on your wedding day (or any day) to help you laugh and stay calm. I would hire her again in a heartbeat, have already recommended her to one friend, and will continue to recommend her to anyone in need of a makeup artist!

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Vinnia Tjhin Makeup Artist
4.9
from 44 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 68 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Michela O.
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Vinnia was prompt, well organized and the BEST makeup artist I have had on the road! She even did a fantastic job getting my hair in great photo ready order!

  • 11 years in business
  • 491 hires on Thumbtack
Tasha L.
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Seriously Cassandra is one of the most experienced and best makeup artists I've ever worked with!!! I cannot say enough great things! I've worked with her a few times. She can do any look you want!

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Liv London Beauty
4.9
from 41 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 80 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Huong N.
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Liv came to my rescue when I found out my makeup artist/hair doesn’t do my engagement trial during weekend. Not only she was available but she gave me such a great affordable price for trial and wedding. She also gave us discount for eye lashes! I knew she didn’t have to do that. She always responsive when I have questions. She listens to my ideas/wants. She doesn’t pressure me with anything. She has a fun personable personality which is easy to talk to and get along with. I definitely will recommend her to people and will hire for future special occasions.

  • 10 years in business
  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
Edward L.
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Rachel was great to work with and the end result of my makeup job was really great. She was able to effectively and quickly translate my idea (Roy Lichtenstein face paint) into a great makeup job.

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Beauty by Jaime
4.8
from 18 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 31 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Juliet S.
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Jaime did my makeup for prom and I could not have asked for a better makeup artist. She made me feel so comfortable and did a great job. I was so happy with the look that she gave me!

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Makeup By Amy S
4.9
from 17 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Katelyn M.
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Amy is absolutely incredible!! Not only is her work amazing, she makes you feel so comfortable and really cares about her clients. She is very flexible and easy to work with. Living in Denver, I only had a short amount of time that I would be in California for the wedding, and she worked with my schedule to make sure I got a trial before the day of my wedding. On the day of the wedding, she was on time and she made sure she had plenty of time to get everyone's makeup done so we were ready on time! On top of that, she was very reasonably priced and worked within my budget. She also found me a hair stylist that fit in my budget as well! All of my bridesmaids, my mom, and myself loved our makeup and it lasted all night. Her makeup is beautiful and I got so many compliments on it. I would definitely recommend hiring Amy as she is definitely one of the best makeup artists I have ever hired!

  • 18 years in business
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
Angelie H.
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Farrah was amazing to work with, I hired her to provide hair styling on a photoshoot and Farrah was a joy to have around. As a makeup artist in the community, I can vouch that Farrah is trustworthy, cares about the clients needs and is extremely professional. The hair styling was beautiful, and the guest was blown away with Farrah's talent. Would work with her again.

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Makeup by Cynthya
4.8
from 23 reviews
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Molly C.
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Hands down best makeup artist! I got my makeup done at 8am and it lasted all day and night! Cynthya also did exactly what I asked for, no more or no less! I’ll definitely be using her for any upcoming events!

  • 3 years in business
  • 28 hires on Thumbtack
DeVonna W.
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The only problem you have when Audra does your makeup is you never want to wash your face again!!!! She is beyond a pleasure to work with. Very kind and professional but she also was very educational and didn't mind answering all my questions about products and how to's. And her kit is immaculate!!!!!! In a perfect world Audra would be the only person that ever did my makeup! She is by far the best makeup artist I have ever worked with!!!

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Color For Color Artistry
4.9
from 11 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Karen A.
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I flew into SanFranciso for a wedding and hired Monica Keppard to do my makeup. She did an awesome job, was very personable, and professional. Would highly recommend her.

  • 20 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Ruby L.
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Botox? Who needs it when you have a Makeup Artist like Kala. I've used her services for 2 photo shoots now and love the results. She also makes the experience fun-filled, what a joy to work with her.

Team Bridal Beauty
4.8
from 9 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 28 hires on Thumbtack
Stella H.
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Christina and her team were amazing! They were available last minute when my hair and makeup lady cancelled on me 2 weeks before my wedding. I had 9 people needing hair and/or makeup and also had 2 last minute people added as well as some of my bridesmaids coming late and they were totally cool with all of it and got everyone done on time.

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CynthiaAmabella
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Chelsea N.
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Cynthia was excellent to work with! She came over and got 7 of us ready for my wedding. She got through all of us in just under 4 hours and we all looked beautiful! Her trial was very thorough and she wanted to make sure she had the makeup just right. :) She also provided a list of beauty and makeup products she recommends. Cynthia was an absolute pleasure to work with, I've already referred her to a friend for her wedding as well! I hope to work with her again in the future!

Makeup By Jasmene
5.0
from 15 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Nena J.
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I am in love with Jasmene's artwork! She is incredibly amazing when it comes to makeup! She is soo good! She's my to go to makeup artist whenever I need her! She's the best!

Dolled Up Services
4.6
from 9 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Kristina W.
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Mari was absolutely amazing. She did makeup and hair for myself and all of my bridesmaids and my mom about a month ago for my wedding. She was punctual, thoughtful about the time, did incredible work, and was super fun! Everyone looked absolutely stunning. I will definitely be recommending her to my friends and family for other events.

Makeup by Amanda Marie
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Raven C.
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I came to thumbtack looking for a great makeup artist to do my makeup for a holiday party I was attending. Amanda reached out to me here on thumbtack with a quote. After looking at her photos and seeing how responsive she was, I decided to go with her as my makeup artist. He communication style is very clear with no hidden costs; she is upfront with pricing and is very competitive for the quality she offers. She arrived at my house at the appointed time and set up all of her equipment. We talked a bit futher about the style/look I was going for and then got started! She was wonderful to talk to and made the process easy and very comfortable. The look came out beautifully, bold/smoky eyes with a subtle cheek and lip. Applying smoky eyes or any eye makeup to asian monolids can be challenging, but Amanda had no problems and made me look glamorous. I highly recommend her if you are looking for quality of work, responsiveness and an all round wonderful person to do your makeup. Next time I need my makeup done, I know exactly who to reach out to.

Makeup & Hair by Hazel Skye
5.0
from 11 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Salina M.
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Hazel is an amazing makeup artist! Love her work!

Glam Up
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Jessica C.
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Kayla was very professional and humble, down to earth. She listened well to what I wanted and was open minded and willing to change anything I wanted. Even through got it down pretty much first shot. All in all I would call kayla again for my wedding and recommend to anyone who needs a great service and makeup done.

Actual Requests

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Need a Makeup Artist for a Wedding

Los Altos, CA

  • Number of people needing makeup
    1
  • Details
    Is airbrushing offered too? If so, what's the rate?
  • $137.5
    Average price

Need a Hair and Makeup Artist

La Honda, CA

  • Event type
    Video production
  • Hair and makeup services required
    Both hair and makeup
  • Additional hair and makeup services required
    Fake lashes: No, Airbrush: No, Hair extensions: No, Hair weave: No, Custom hair pieces: No, Tattoo Covering: No, Other: Gunshot wounds
  • Hair length at time of event
    Other (Variety of hair for various cast members)
  • Makeup style
    Not applicable: No, Natural and clean: No, Glamorous and bold: No, Romantic and soft: No, Gentle glow: No, Smokey eyes: No, Bold lips: No, As recommended by professional: No, Other: It's set in a small mountain town that has a come-as-you-are mentality. Very natural looks for most scenes. For a select few scenes with guns, I'd like to show some bullet wounds.
  • Number of people needing hair styling and makeup
    Other (Depends on the day, but anywhere from 1-6)
  • Details
    Depending on where artist lives, I can provide housing for the duration of the shoot. The location is La Honda, CA. It's a 12-day shoot over 2 weeks - a 6-day week, a day off, another 6-day week, wrap. It's SAG Ultra Low Budget, so money is tight. I'm ideally looking for someone who'd be willing to work for $100/day. Though the production lacks in budget, it is rich in the in karma that comes with creating great art with great people.
  • $131.25
    Average price

Need a Makeup Artist Instructor

Santa Clara, CA

  • Number of people needing makeup
    1
  • Details
    I am 61 years old and I would like to learn how to apply makeup on this old face. I wear it occasionally, but would like to more often.
  • $88.33
    Average price
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