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Pembroke Pines Special Effects Makeup Artists

Browse these special effects makeup services with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Pembroke Pines.

Bri Soffa Makeup Artistry
4.7
from 83 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 199 hires on Thumbtack
Lourdes P.
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I was looking for a Makeup Artist to do my makeup for my sons's wedding. I booked a trial appointment with her based on her outstanding reviews. She arrived promptly and did an amazing job. I then booked her for the wedding and as expected, she arrived promptly at our appointment time. Bri has a cheerful and friendly personality. She made me feel very comfortable and did exactly what I wanted. She was perfect! I would definitely hire her again! Thanks Bri!

  • 12 years in business
  • 81 hires on Thumbtack
Leanie G.
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Courtney was awesome! I've gotten my makeup done by different artists and I never really love the outcome. She did n excellent job in keeping me look like me on my wedding day. She was super professional, nice and attentive to what I wanted from the beginning. I look forward to working with her in the future.

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AM Glam
5.0
from 45 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 86 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Cheri B.
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AM Glam was a amazing! I LOVED my makeup... a perfect makeup look, got loads of compliments, and felt beautiful! A definite must hire again!

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Asteria Beauty Studio
4.8
from 42 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 55 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Catalina H.
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Nicole is AWESOME! She is super responsive, professional, and talented. I hired her to do hair and makeup for me and my bridesmaids and mother for my wedding and everything came out perfectly. I would highly recommend her for anyone who needs a hair stylist or makeup artist for a special event.

Beauty by Nika Dernis
4.8
from 38 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 59 hires on Thumbtack
Samirah K.
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Nika is wonderful to work with! She is very sweet and is a great hair and makeup artist.

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BellaZoe Beauty
5.0
from 26 reviews
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Mar J.
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Tatiana was not only very professional and talented but also made it a priority that her clients felt special and beautiful. I was flying into Boca Raton for a wedding and needed to find a makeup and hairstylist to assist myself and 5 of my family members get ready. From the beginning of the process Tatiana was honest and responsive and we were all happy with our final looks. She was a perfectionist with our hair and our makeup was stunning and flawless. Even after a whole night dancing our makeup looked just as fresh as it did during the morning afternoon it was done. I highly recommend Tatiana for anyone looking for a hair and makeup artist for a special occasion.

GP Exclusives
4.8
from 15 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Jessy M.
Verified review

The best makeup artists! The whole GP team knows exactly what to do. Always flawless! Couldn't be happier!

Henna By QSK
4.7
from 14 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
Priscilla B.
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Thank you for making my son's 6th Birthday extra special for our guests with your henna tattoo art!

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Nicole D Beauty
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Melissa M.
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On time, very professional. She did such an amazing job for my wedding day. Kept in communication with me from the time i booked her until the job was done. I was very happy with her and i am very hard to please!

Moy Beauty Studio
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
Dana D.
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JC is an amazing and very professional makeup artist. We did a trial today and he really took the time to explain everything and make sure we were on the same page, I can't wait to have him do my makeup on my wedding day! I highly reccomend him!

Foxy by Roxy
4.9
from 12 reviews
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Blanca L.
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Roxy is the best makeup artist I have ever used. She gave me the bronze look that I wanted with exceptional contouring . I was complemented all night on my makeup. I will definitely use her again and I highly recommend her.

Beat by She
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Unique P.
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Sheena is a great makeup artist. She did my makeup for my prom and my graduation and I received so many compliments from people. She is great at blending different color eyeshadows and making eyebrows look nice. I will definitely go back to Sheena to get my makeup done again.

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Uchi MakeUp artistry
4.7
from 9 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 20 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Theresa A.
Verified review

We highly recommend Ursela as a makeup artist. She was on time and did exactly what my daughter wanted for her Prom event. Thanks!!!

C Marie Style
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Lana R.
Verified review

Crystal was fantastic. Extremely thorough and very professional. Incredible artist, Crystal did a great job on my make up and hair, as well as my daughter and my maid of honor. The makeup and hair held up beautifully in 88 degree heat and still looked good the next morning :) She asked many questions prior and was very organized. She was incredibly sweet and lovely and made everyone feel very good on my special day.

JessBonilla Makeup & Beauty
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Sarah P.
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Jess is such a talented artist. She made me feel special in my wedding day, calmed me down and accentuate my best features. I loved her service from beginning to end and so did my bridesmaids. We highly recommend her specially if you want the best person in the area for your wedding day!

Glam_by_rox
4.9
from 7 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Simon K.
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Dedicated, hardworking, knowledgeable, and talented. What more could you want from a makeup artist? Oh, she’s also one of the nicest and easiest people to work with. She did my friends’ wedding, and we couldn’t have been happier!

Wink Beauty Bar, LLC
4.9
from 7 reviews
    Luisa A.
    Verified review

    The makeup artist has been doing my makeup for about 10 months now and she’s always responsible in arriving before time. Doing my makeup the way I want it for every different occassion. Love, love the quality and the dedication. Can’t wait to do it all now in just one place!!! Nails, hair & makeup!

    • 8 years in business
    Brie M.
    Verified review

    One of the best makeup artists I’ve ever worked with! Can’t wait to work with her again!

    Andrea G Makeup
    5.0
    from 6 reviews
    • 9 years in business
    • 2 hires on Thumbtack
    Kenia P.
    Verified review

    Andrea is a terrific person and an awesome makeup artist she made me look like a princess on my engagement pictures as well as my wedding day! I would not hesitate to book her for any future events!

    MakeupxKat
    5.0
    from 2 reviews
    • 6 years in business
    Brianna D.
    Verified review

    Kat is always my go to makeup artist whenever I have a special occasion to go to. I'm always more than happy with the end results! She's punctual, professional, and TALENTED!! I first used her for my prom makeup 6 years ago and now I refuse to use anyone else!!

    Sharpe Beauty
    5.0
    from 2 reviews
    • 10 years in business
    Candace J.
    Verified review

    Christina is a true artist when she does hair and makeup. She did my whole bridal party and was very professional and did amazing transformations. I would highly recommend her to my family and friends.

    Q & A

    Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

    How much do wedding makeup artists cost?

    A wedding means love, celebration and tons of wedding photos. Professional wedding makeup artists have you looking your best on your big day and forever after in your wedding photos. The national average cost for a wedding makeup artist is $70-$100, although this price can increase based on your location, the extent of the makeup services and the reputation of the makeup artist. Most wedding makeup artists offer discounts to brides who book group services for their maids, mothers and flower girls at the same time. Wedding makeup artists who also do wedding hair usually offer package rates for hair and makeup combos. Here are some examples of average wedding makeup pricing:

    • Bridal makeup: $85-$125. Pricing often includes full face, eyes, lips, brows and false eyelashes. Airbrush makeup may be an additional $20 or more.
    • Bridal hair and makeup: $150-$200.
    • Bridesmaid and bridal party makeup: $50-$100 per person.
    • Bridesmaid hair and makeup: $100-$150.
    • Flower girl makeup: $25-$35.
    • Trial sessions: $60-$120, depending on the makeup artist. Some charge their full rate and others charge a partial rate for trial makeup services.
    • Hourly rates to stay on and keep makeup touched up throughout reception: $35-$75 per hour.
    • Travel fees: 50 cents to $1 per additional mile beyond a set radius — such as 50 miles.

    Do I need a makeup artist for my wedding?

    There are no rules around your wedding day, and that means it’s your choice whether to have a wedding makeup artist. If you’re on the fence about hiring a wedding makeup artist, consider the pros and cons. Some women decide against a wedding makeup artist to save money. The national average cost for a wedding makeup artist is $70-$100, which is an expense some women prefer to do without. Other women just don’t love wearing makeup. Some brides have friends or family members who are talented makeup artists willing to provide their services. If you choose not to have a wedding makeup artist, be sure to do at least two trial runs of your makeup look well before the wedding day to avoid any morning-of panic.

    On the other hand, a wedding makeup artist can make the bride feel pampered and confident, giving her a flawless, fabulous look for the ceremony and reception and in wedding photos. For brides who are uncomfortable with heavy makeup, many wedding makeup artists usually excel at the natural look. Many brides consider wedding makeup part of the ritual and tradition of the ceremony, a shared experience with the entire bridal party. Ultimately your choice of whether to hire a wedding makeup artist should be based on what will make you feel most confident and happy.

    How do you choose the right makeup artist for your wedding?

    A wedding makeup artist can ensure a flawless look on your big day. Finding the perfect person isn’t all about price, though. Here are tips for choosing the right makeup artist for your wedding:

    • Research before reaching out. Wedding makeup artists should have an online presence with portfolios of their work. Find someone with an aesthetic you love.
    • Read reviews. You want a wedding makeup artist who’ll be on time, do beautiful work, and add a positive vibe to your day. Pay attention if previous clients report bad experiences with a makeup artist.
    • Consider skin tones. If your bridal party has a range of skin tones, make sure your wedding makeup artist and assistants are experienced and talented working with everyone.
    • Is your top pick available on your date? If so, put down a deposit to secure their services.
    • Confirm rates and payment. Clearly discuss prices and payment plans, and sign a detailed contract so there are no surprises on your wedding day.

    How much should you tip a wedding makeup artist?

    Wedding makeup artists ensure you and your bridal party are looking your best bright and early on your wedding day. Tipping a wedding makeup artist for their hard work is standard practice, and is also greatly appreciated. A tip of 15 percent to 20 percent of the total bill is appropriate. You may consider tipping extra if the makeup artist or someone on their team went above and beyond — for example, squeezing in Aunt Martha at the last second or redoing a flower girl’s hair free of charge after she dunked it in the fountain.

    A gratuity is a reflection of a job well done, so if the wedding makeup artist was late, did a shoddy job or didn’t provide all the services you negotiated, you are not required to tip. Talk with your wedding makeup artist prior to the event to ask how they prefer payment and gratuity to be handled. Can you pay by credit card the day of the event and include a tip then? Do you need to pay in cash the day of the event? Find out ahead of time how to manage payment for services so you can be prepared with cash or credit cards as needed. Even better, delegate the task of payment to someone in your bridal party so you can just enjoy your day.

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