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Kokomo Makeup Artists

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Jacks Von Liria cosmetics
from 45 reviews
  • 29 years in business
  • 81 hires on Thumbtack
Tynia A.
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Wonderful makeup artist with a great personality! Jacobo is very professional and attentive! Thanks Jacobo, Arerol Soul

  • 14 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
Amber J.
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Nickie did a makeup lesson and application for me, and did a great job! She's super nice, friendly, professional, and very knowledgeable about her field!

  • 5 years in business
  • 22 hires on Thumbtack
Sara S.
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Cynthia has done my hair and makeup for my engagement photos and a demo for my wedding. She has successfully done 2 very different looks with my hair and makeup for both. She's very talented and reasonably priced! Excited to see what I'll look like on my wedding day!

  • 3 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
Denise J.
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I reached out to Christine very last minute to do bridal makeup. She was prompt, flexible, and did an AMAZING job... Make up still looked great 8 hours later. Thanks so much!!!!!

Moriah Justin Artistry
from 4 reviews
  • 2 years in business
Linda V.
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Moriah is an passionate and talented creator! She puts in 110%. Moriah arrived early and was very well prepared. She came with all her high end beauty products and was able to create a unique and beautiful look for my model. She finished early and even stayed through out the photoshoot to assist and reapply makeup. Moriah is very professional! I highly recommend her!

Seryn J Makeup
from 4 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Lindsay N.
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Seryn is a very talented makeup artist. Seryn did makeup at my wedding, my sister's wedding, and for several other special occasions in my life. She truly knows how to highlight your natural and beautiful features to make you feel beautiful on the inside, as well as the outside! Seryn does an amazing job on understanding your style and how to achieve the look you desire. She truly has a passion and a natural gift of helping you look and feel your best!

from 3 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Brandi L.
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She taught me step by step makeup application, terms and which products would be best for my routine. She was very sweet and fun to talk to!

  • 22 years in business

exceptionally trained team

  • 4 years in business

I work with each individual in order for you to achieve your desired look. I also guarantee my work by providing 1 free trial per customer so you can see what work I do and see if what I offer is for you.

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack

I make sure that every service is extremely personolized and ask any questions possible to help give you the best outcome. Also, I love helping to teach how to maintain and recreate looks.


I am a pro makeup artist. Makeup is my passion. I left Mac to have my freelance makeup business. I am a self-taught makeup beast bridging the gap between men, women and makeup! I have over 5 years of experience. I am a Mac alumnus.

  • 14 years in business

I have over 10 years of experience. I specialize in all hair types. From to prom to wedding or a just everyday look. I can help you with all your beauty needs.


I do hair and makeup for any event. I have four years of experience, and can be flexible in any situation such as staying tip touch up makeup and hair during an event or photo shoot. I work with high-end makeup and hair products. I can provide pictures upon request.

  • 9 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack

I am very patient and pay attention to details. I always work with my clients preference and also offer professional advice to give my clients' desired look.


I'm a pro MUA for MAC cosmetics who likes to offer my freelance services to clients. I do it all, from facials to proms and bridal makeup, photo shoots, birthdays, ladies' night out, etc.


I am a trained, highly experienced, and professional makeup artist, with a background in painting and music.


I am a freelance makeup artist. I love seeing the look on my clients' faces when they take that first look into the mirror and express how beautiful they look and feel. I specialize in full-face makeup (lashes are included but strips only), but I do allow my clients to book for one feature look. A deposit must be made to hold your spot.

  • 12 years in business

Hello! I do special event hair and makeup with the availability to do large wedding parties. I have a portable studio so I can come to you. I offer airbrush makeup, traditional makeup, and any other services you might need before your event. Please see my website for samples of my work.


I am a new hairstylist. I have been doing hair for about 2 years, and I have been wanting to adventure into hair and make for weddings and special events.


I've been doing makeup for weddings, proms and special events for over 10 years. I do the Susan B. Coleman race for the cure fashion show makeup for their models every year!


Beauty is more than skin deep. I make sure all clients feel just as beautiful on the outside as they do inside by enhancing the true beauty each client holds within.

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.

Actual Requests

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Need Makeup Artist

Carmel, IN

  • Number of people needing makeup
  • Details
    This is a 2 day event in Carmel. I need makeup done for everyday wear, interview, onstage for evening gown and swim suit. I would need a trial session as I am allergic to a lot of products.
  • $250
    Average price

Need a Makeup Artist for a Wedding

Indianapolis, IN

  • Event type
    Wedding, Special Occasion
  • Number of people needing makeup
  • Trial makeup session
    No, I am not interested
  • Details
    airbrush makeup no false lashes no lip product (I'm allergic)
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