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Burnsville Hair And Makeup Artists

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Luminous Beauty LLC
5.0
from 89 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 161 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Ashlyn F.
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Betsey did my make-up for my wedding, along with my 2 bridesmaids and mom. Since I live out of state I was worried I was going to have a difficult time dealing with stuff like hair and makeup. Betsey made it so simple, got back to me promptly, and really made the whole experience absolutely wonderful. She was on time the day of, and such a joy to work with on a day that could have been extremely stressful. I would give her 6 stars if it was possible!!

Makeup by Caitlin
4.9
from 49 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 65 hires on Thumbtack
Michaela V.
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We had a wonderful time working with Caitlin! Very pleased with her work! *I didn’t get to take any close up pictures of her hair and makeup by needless to say - my sister looked and felt beautiful! Thanks again, Caitlin!

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Makeup by Sara Wilhelm
5.0
from 36 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 62 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Natalie T.
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Sara did a fantastic job on our wedding makeup! The whole process was quick and painless - I didn't have to worry about a thing! Everyone commented on our makeup, including the hair stylists! HIGHLY recommend Sara for any and all of your makeup needs! :)

Makeup by Aleah
5.0
from 33 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
Janie F.
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Aleah was great! She trekked in the snowstorm to my office to do my makeup prior to a video shoot. I have not had good experiences in the past with makeup artists...they always make me look like someone else! Aleah listened to me and truly gave the soft, not-too-made-up look I was seeking. I now just hired her to do the makeup for my whole company on the day we are having photos taken for our website. She is fantastic!

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Makeup by Stephanie
4.9
from 27 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 46 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Ciara K.
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Amazing makeup artist. She did everything to perfection. Showed up on time. Makeup stayed all night and was flawless.

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Taylor Marie Beauty
5.0
from 25 reviews
  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Emily K.
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Taylor is not only a talented, professional, and responsive makeup artist, she's SO FUN to have with you on your special day! She listened to everything I wanted, then gave me that and more for my wedding. I wanted to look glam (check) but classic (check) and never regret my makeup look (check). PLUS the makeup stayed in place and was perfect until I took it off after the after party (which was probably around 16 hours of wear). I looked like me, but bridal and flawless through happy tears and hundreds of hugs and lots of champagne. She also did applications for some of my bridesmaids (but I still looked like The Bride, you know?), which turned out equally phenomenal, and they loved her just as much as I did. The experience from the beginning trial to the finished look was worth every penny with Taylor. I recommend her 100%! You will wish you had her eyebrows, but luckily she will give you some of our own with her incredible skills! Thank you Taylor!

Melissa Tomfohrde
5.0
from 20 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 40 hires on Thumbtack
April R.
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I was first intrigued by Melissa because of her all-inclusive pricing for bridal and bridesmaid makeup, but if I knew then how great she would be to work with, I wouldn't have even looked at hiring anyone else. She is prompt, reliable, professional, and above all, good at what she does. The initial consultation was great too, and helped us come up with a "look" together before the big day. She was so great to work with, and though it's unnerving to truly trust someone with the biggest day of your life, she really delivered. She was funny, played music while we got ready, and helped put us all at ease and added to the fun of getting ready on my wedding day. We had a huge bridal and wedding party, so she brought an assistant to cut down on the stress and timing pressure, which I really appreciated too. I loved my wedding makeup, and my husband could not stop telling me how beautiful I was on our wedding day! Melissa was wonderful, fun, and I would recommend her to anyone looking for an experienced and reliable makeup artist for their wedding day.

Makeup by Lisa
4.8
from 20 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
Allie N.
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I would absolutely recommend Lisa for your next big occasion. She did my makeup and hair ( special request) for my granddaughters wedding. I had hundreds of compliments! Lisa is very skilled and a lovely person too!!

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Makeup by Nicole
4.9
from 17 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 25 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Ashlee S.
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needed a makeup artist last minute and nicole delivered in every level. She was professional, fun and her work spoke for itself. Will keep Nicole's info handy for any of my feature make up needs.

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Jennifer Blaschko
4.9
from 17 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Molly B.
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Jen is absolutely outstanding! She did an amazing job, so good that I am still obsessed with how gorgeous she made me look and more importantly she made me feel stunning! Jen took my super sensitive skin into consideration with all her makeup choices and made me feel Super comfortable for the whole day! She is beyond amazing.

Heathermarie.makeup
5.0
from 14 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Amani M.
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Heather is an amazing makeup artist. She devotes her all into it & she's dope at what she does!

Ashleylarae
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Lourine W.
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She is such an amazing makeup artist!! Very professional and patient.

MoAlli Artistry
4.7
from 10 reviews
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Jennifer W.
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Great makeup artisits

  • 17 years in business
  • 33 hires on Thumbtack
Amy O.
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Joann was nothing short of amazing for my wedding day hair and make-up. She's the ultimate professional, showed up on time and got right to work. My hair and makeup were flawless throughout my whole wedding day - a single hair never fell out of place. She was fantastic in working with a fidgety 6 year old flowergirl and even worked in two extra hair updo's and still got us all finished perfectly ahead of schedule. Joann made the experience completely relaxing and stress free - exactly what I wanted on my big day. Without hesitation I give Joann the highest recommendation for anyone looking for special event hair and make up.

Glam By Sam Makeup Artistry
4.9
from 9 reviews
  • 1 year in business
Mariah O.
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Sam is a wonderful person to start with! She made my experience super laid back and fun! We quickly connected and were able to chat while she did my makeup! She was quick but very efficient! If you’re looking for a makeup artist for any occasion sam is someone i highly recommend!

Makeup by Michelle
4.9
from 9 reviews
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Carley W.
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Michelle is amazing! She made everyone feel so comfortable, and so so beautiful! I can't say enough about how wonderful of a job she did for our special day! I would absolutely recommend Michele to anyone, and am already trying to plan extra events so we can have her again ;) everyone in our party was raving about the wonderful experience was. Also, I cried like 50 times and that makeup stayed right where it was supposed to!! Again, Michelle was so much more than we could have ever hoped for, and I hope everyone has the privilege of working with her!

Luminous Beauté
5.0
from 8 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Oksana H.
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Mariya did an AMAZING job on getting me glammed up for a party. She knew exactly what shade to use on me and how to make my eyes pop and did exactly what i wanted! Looking back at pictures, I liked my makeup more that was done by Mariya than my makeup artist on my wedding day. 10/10 i would recommend her services and I'll be calling her again and again to get my makeup done by Mariya!

Beauty by Belle
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Deaundra S.
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Rochelle did my makeup for a wedding I was in and she does great work. She beat my face bunny?

Winter Artistry
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Paige B.
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This was an experience to remember. She was so wonderful, listened to everything I asked, and obviously made me and everyone else look just beautiful. I am so grateful that she was able to work with us through the whole event. She never hesitated to make sure hair and makeup was 100% perfect between photos. She kept saying, "my job is to make you look your very best," and she absolutely did it.

Refresh by Alyssa
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 2 years in business
Chelsea K.
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Beautiful work :) Alyssa did my makeup for a celebration night and it turned out amazing! She listened well and was able to create the look I wanted. The results made me feel fierce and I would recommend her to friends.

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I offer a wide range of makeup needs. I provide lessons, bridal, fashion, dance, everyday and special event makeup (Halloween).

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What is a hair extension?

A hair extension is a beauty product designed to give you the appearance of longer and/or fuller hair. Hair extensions are made of synthetic material or real human hair and are attached to your natural hair by a variety of techniques such as a weave (sewing), hot fusion, tape-in, cold fusion, bonding, metal clips, micro ring or micro loops, and more. The type of technique you select as well as the quality and volume of the hair you choose all affect cost. Hair extensions can last anywhere from three weeks to six months, depending on the application technique. For example, tape-in extensions may last approximately four weeks, while extensions applied using a hot fusion technique may stay in for up to six months. The hot fusion technique takes longer, costs more, and requires more training on the part of the hair stylist, but the result is more natural-looking extensions that can be washed and heat-styled with confidence.

What is a mobile hairdresser?

A mobile hairdresser is a cosmetologist trained to cut, color and style hair who can provide hairdressing services at remote locations. Often, mobile hairdressers are hired for events such as weddings, bachelorette parties, prom night, birthdays and other occasions. The hairstylist can come to your location to do your hair, or provide hairstyling for your group.

For events, mobile hairstylists more often provide updos and formal styles than highlights or hair color. Mobile hairdressers bring all the necessary hairstyling tools and products such as lotions and sprays to create your look. The national average cost for a hairstylist is $70-$110. Pricing for different services can vary greatly depending on stylist reputation, training and regional rates. For example, haircuts could range between $35 and $150, while hair coloring services could range in price from $65 to $200. Some mobile hairstylists may include the cost of travel in their fees, while other may have it as an added charge, such as 50 cents to $1 for each mile beyond their standard service range.

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.

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 much should you tip a hairstylist?

A hairstylist can provide you with a cut, color or highlights, or style your hair for an event. The national average cost for a hairstylist is $70-$110, but prices can vary greatly depending on the service you receive, where you live, and the salon’s or hairdresser’s reputation. A good rule of thumb is to tip your hairstylist 20 percent of your total bill. In smaller towns, 15 percent may be the norm, but in larger cities 20 percent is generally the baseline. If you frequent a salon where the shampooer, colorist, and hair cutter are all different people, you can divide that 20 percent among those service providers in proportion to the skill level and time required to do their job. Many hairstylists rent a chair from the salon and must pay a monthly rent to the salon owner.

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