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Libertyville Makeup Professionals

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Beautification Transformation
4.9
from 106 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 172 hires on Thumbtack
Christina P.
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Tai did my hair and makeup for my wedding trial, dyed my hair last minute for my bachelorette party and did hair & makeup for all 5 my girls and myself! I hired her instantly! She did an amazing job and was extremely easy to get along with. I strongly recommend brides-to-be to consider Tai for their bridal makeup or any makeup and/or hair service for any occasion. She's more than a makeup artist, I would consider her a friend! We started talking about work and now we chat about life! I highly recommend her for any service you may need. Thanks, Tai!

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Unveiled Ego
5.0
from 89 reviews
  • 134 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Nickey-Ann B.
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I worked with Monique as my makeup stylist for a wedding I was attending (as a guest). I was blown away by how amazing she made me look and feel. She took my ideas on what I wanted and took them to the next level. I was so happy with the end result, and my husband and friends didn't stop complimenting me all night. Thank you Monique!

  • 19 years in business
  • 96 hires on Thumbtack
Justine L.
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Soo happy with Delia's makeup services. She made me look and feel beautiful. Only makeup artist you'll ever need!!

Makeup And Hair By Traci
4.7
from 73 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 211 hires on Thumbtack
Karen H.
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Traci did the makeup for the bride, mother-of-bride, and bridesmaids. She is an expert! Traci chose colors that flattered each of us and looked natural. I received so many compliments! So grateful that Traci suggested false eyelashes; never have to worry about smearing mascara when I cried. They looked natural- even my mother was shocked to learn that I was wearing them. Traci was an absolute pleasure to work with. I would hire her again for any occasion.

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Shimmer and Pout
5.0
from 37 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 48 hires on Thumbtack
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Michelle M.
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Lisa was so professional & talented! She arrived on time with all the tools needed to make us beautiful for the special day! She was attentive & receptive to the ideas we had and was even able to replicate them exactly! She worked efficiently but precisely and was able to give us the exact looks we wanted! I am so happy I selected Lisa for this occasion and would definitely recommend her to anykne looking for makeup services!

Gemme Jolie Belle Makeup
4.8
from 37 reviews
  • 46 hires on Thumbtack
Katy F.
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Rubi was the makeup artist for my best friends wedding recently and she was amazing! She was so sweet and she did a fantastic job and made sure it was done well and we were happy. My makeup lasted well into the night until I took it off! She was very reasonably priced too!

Makeup Mad by Farah
4.9
from 34 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 44 hires on Thumbtack
Farah I.
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Farah did my makeup for my wedding a couple of weeks ago an she did a terrific job. I got so many compliments on my makeup at the wedding and the photos turned out great! First and foremost, she is very sweet and easy to work with, which made the experience very pleasant. She is also very skilled at what she does. I showed her a couple of pictures of what I wanted and she did an incredible job bringing my vision to life. She only used premium brands, something that's very important to me since I'm very particular about what goes on my face. Overall, I had an amazing experience with Farah and highly recommend her.

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Lashed Up and Stylin
5.0
from 33 reviews
  • 48 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Lindsay H.
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She did an amazing job!! The makeup was perfect and lasted until the next day. ( It was 94 degrees out the day of the wedding) The girls loved their makeup and felt very comfortable.

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Anastacia Makeup Artist
5.0
from 29 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 56 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Heather S.
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Anastasia did makeup for my two friends and me for a wedding. She was amazing! Our makeup was better than the wedding parties!

Patricia M. Fahey
4.8
from 27 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 42 hires on Thumbtack
Sheria W.
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Loved the makeup application and her flexibility to change colors on the spot. We worked well together and my face came out flawless. Thank you so much for making my day special!

Hair and Makeup by Sandy
4.9
from 25 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 40 hires on Thumbtack
Ema L.
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I just hired Sandy to do my hair and makeup for a wedding. I was the maid of honor and wanted to look pretty. Sandy made me look pretty, natural and not overdone. I got compliments on my hair style as well as my makeup. And the amazing thing is that my hair and makeup looked as fresh at 11P.M. at night as it did at 11A.M. when she finished working! I was impressed! Thanks Sandy!

Makeup Eva
5.0
from 23 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 46 hires on Thumbtack
Erika R.
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Great service and she's very friendly! She did an amazing job with my makeup and I would really recommend her! I will definitely hire her again.

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Lilly's Bridal Boutique
5.0
from 21 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 28 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Morgan L.
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Lilly and the other girls were incredible to work with!! I loved my hair and makeup, and my bridesmaids did as well! I highly recommend Lilly!!

Almaz Does Beauty
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Jennifer R.
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Almaz did my makeup exactly how I hoped. She was friendly, professional, and she listened to the wishes of myself and my mom and MIL. My mom’s makeup was so phenomenal that her sister accused her of getting work done.

Makeup By Jennifer K
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 15 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Edward C.
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Being able to be tutored in how to advance my makeup technique has made all of the difference for me in the industry, and I have Jennifer to thank for that. I absolutely encourage anyone to get lessons from her to help up their makeup game!

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Makeup by Darshi
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Ritu R.
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Darshi did an amazing job for my engagement party! She did the makeup look I wanted and I loved it! I had several compliments and guests asking who did my makeup. She was very professional in communicating while confirming the date and contract signing. I highly recommend Darshi and would definitely use her again.

Glambyglades
4.9
from 13 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Ash T.
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Does makeup very well. She will always be my go to for makeup.

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Hair & Makeup by Allison
4.9
from 13 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jamie G.
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I had the pleasure of seeing Allison grow from the beginning of her career. Going to her for a few years now, and I couldn't be happier! I've always been nervous to get my hair done and not trusting my hair stylist. Now, I only trust Allison to do my hair! If you get nervous about who does your hair then Allison is the girl for you! Everyone always asks me who does my hair, I feel like a walking model for her work. I ended up referring a few of my friends to her and they were beyond happy with their results every time. She listens to what you want and she incorporates your ideas with her professional and honest opinion. She always amazes me. She has a true art and passion for doing hair and makeup, it shows every time I have her do it. If you want a trusted , well educated, passionate and friendly hair/makeup stylist Allison is your girl! Definitley amazing at doing weddings as well. If you need anything done for prom, weddings or just because I highly recommend! :) Below are some pictures of Allison's work on my hair ! <3

Angel Jay x MUA
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Linda S.
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Angel is a phenomenal makeup artist. I would absolutely recommend her to anyone who is seeking a professional for any occasion. She offered some great makeup tips/advice that were very helpful, and I can’t wait to try them myself. I was very pleased with my results, and would definitely use her services again

Beautiful by Anjali
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Shelly P.
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Anjali did my makeup for a wedding recently. It was flawless! She was professional and listened to what I was looking for. By the end of the night, my makeup was still looking fabulous! I will definitely be using Anjali again!

Nika Richi Makeup Services
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Anastasiia L.
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My makeup artist, Nika, arrived right on time and gave me exactly the natural look that I asked for. My face looked terrific in the photos I took that day, and the makeup stayed on until bedtime. I’d definitely recommend her to everyone who is looking for professional makeup artist. From now on, she is my favorite.

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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Need a Makeup Artist for a Wedding

Deerfield, IL

  • Number of people needing makeup
    4
  • Details
    For Pakistani style make up so prefer someone who is trained in Pakistani wedding makeup.
  • $65
    Average price
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