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Savannah Professional Makeup Artists

Browse these professions makeup artists with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Savannah.

  • 11 years in business
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
Emily T.
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Such a wonderful person! I've always played it safe with my hair and she brought me out of my shell and gave me the most fabulous highlights and lavender tips! Going back soon to touch it up. Don't even get me started on her amazing makeup skills!

  • 7 years in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Chrystelle B.
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I am so pleased that I hired Justina to do my makeup for my bridesmaids and I. She accommodated me by driving to Raleigh to do a trial, and answered all questions that I had. She was very professional, courteous, and made sure to ask for my input during the process. All of our make up was beautiful and we were all very very pleased. I definitely recommended her services.

  • 2 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Marianett G.
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Wanda’s talent shine through on all of her beautiful brides and clients! Her knowledge of her craft allows her to skillfully bring out the natural beauty in all of us. As a bride of more mature years (haha!) I was so impressed with the natural look she gave me for my wedding. She is also a creative makeup artist and stylist. My go to for hair and makeup for any event. Highly recommended!

GLAM by Amber Cherré
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 7 years in business
Tamica S.
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My experience was one that I will never forget, it was my birthday and I wanted to slay baby and after getting my makeup done by GLAM by Cherré, I did just that. The pictures I took that night(taken by someone else using their phone) were flawless and I would refer her to anyone... Thanks GLAM.

  • 8 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Lisa P.
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Linda and her team were so professional, and our entire bridal party looked amazing. Our makeup lasted all day. I would recommend them to anyone that is looking for a makeup artist.

Makeup in the 843
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Michelle B.
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Christine was on time, professionalism, communicated extremely well prior to my service and completely knocked it out of the park! My makeup was beyond gorgeous. She even touched up the groom!!

L&k
5.0
from 3 reviews
    Janelle P.
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    Natalia was amazing! I moved down here in 2013 and FINALLY found a great make up artist this year. Will be back to see her on the regular now.

    Zanib H.
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    Maryam did the makeup for my entire bridal party this past summer and all of us were amazed by her professionalism and level of skill. She took the time and effort to give each person something unique and memorable, she did a truly outstanding job and was very easy and friendly to work with. 5 stars is just not enough!

    Vibrant One Make-Up
    5.0
    from 1 review
    • 16 years in business
    Autumn E.
    Verified review

    Alexis is wonderful to work with! She truly has a gift of knowing how to make anyone look and feel beautiful. She stays up to date with all the current beauty trends and her professionalism along with her warm hearted personality makes your whole experience an unforgettable one.

    About

    A freelance artist with over 10 years of experience in the cosmetics industry in various countries around the world. Make.Me.Up is providing clients with makeup and other bridal services.

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    Makeup is my passion. I have 15 years of experience and have been trained by the best makeup artists. I come alive when holding a makeup brush. I am able to come to you at your choice of venue to apply your makeup, or I can apply your makeup at my house. I do use my own brushes and makeup, unless requested otherwise. I do clean my brushes after every application. I specialize in weddings, proms, formals, special events, pageants, engagements, glamour, camera ready and everyday looks.

    • 11 years in business
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    I am a licensed master cosmetologist and makeup artist. I do hair, make up and nails. I am great with blow outs on extremely curly hair. I perform photography friendly makeup. I am great with staging the scene.

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    I am a makeup artist. I provide makeup application depending on your hair color, your skin and your eyes. I offer makeup services for wedding photos and any special events.

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    Alyssa Bivens is a professional hair and makeup artist with over 10 years of experience. I am a certified artist with Bobbi Brown Cosmetics and Yves Saint Laurent Beauty. I also have an extensive experience in bridal artistry, specifically the Bobbi Brown bridal look. I travel to my clients for their convenience and offer the utmost level of client service. Makeup Artistry is my passion, and making each client's experience pleasant and relaxing is as important to me as delivering a superior level of artistry. What I offer: * trial appointments * skincare consultations * travel to your location * competitive prices * bookings for all event types, including additional booking for touch ups during the event, and * an exceptional and professional client experience.

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    I am Kayla Reid and I am a Make up artist from Savannah, Georgia. My business is about empowering women to feel beautiful in their own skin. There are people out in this world who think that cosmetics are just stuff on the face. To me it's more than that, it's state of the art.

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    I am such a perfectionist when it comes to hair and makeup and i will not stop untilits perfect for you.

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    I do makeup artistry for every occasion. I have over 10 years of experience in events and application training.

    • 7 years in business
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
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    My work stand out because i make the customer feel beautiful. I enhance their beauty other than just putting the makeup on their face. I want my customers to not just see makeup but more. I make sure all my customers are satisfied if not i can always fix it i never complain.

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    I am a pro makeup artist with over 4 years of experience. I live and breathe makeup! I truly love what I do.

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    As a professional makeup artist and licensed esthetician, I offer Dinair airbrush makeup that will last all day; it is sweat proof, smudge proof, and waterproof. I use only high-quality name-brand makeup that is HD, so you will look beautiful in photos. I will make you look and feel beautiful for your wedding day or special event.

    Q & A

    Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

    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 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.

    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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