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Wilmington Asian Makeup Artists

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Officially Beat by Rene
5.0
from 43 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 87 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
K. W.
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I spent a lot of time searching for a professional makeup artist who would be willing to teach me the basics of makeup application. I ran across Mrs. Rene and I messaged her with my questions. She was very prompt with returning my message and answering my questions. I booked an appointment but needed to change it and she was very accommodating. Mrs. Rene was professional, and was very sanitary with both her products (brushes, makeup, hands), and my skin. Mrs. Rene walked me through the entire process, and answered any questions I had. I enjoyed my experience and would not hesitate to either you her for future occasions where I would need makeup application or to refer others to her. My makeup looked natural and beautiful. I received several compliments from family and friends.

Artistry by Kristin
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Ashley V.
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Ive had the pleasure of Kristin applying my makeup for several occassions - each application has been exceptional! She takes care to listen to what "look" you're going for, and most importantly asks if there's anything you dislike prior to beginning the process. I would highly recommend her services to my closest friends and family. With each makeup application I received countless compliments from several people - sometimes I wish she was my live-in makeup artist :)

  • 6 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Lucia A.
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Sarah did my makeup for a big night out and I was so impressed. I looked flawless and couldn't stop looking at myself in the mirror! She is a very professional and fun makeup artist who takes your concerns into consideration but always has ideas and a creative way to help you reach your ideal look. Can't wait to have her do my makeup in the future! Highly recommended!!

Makeup by Melissa
5.0
from 1 review
  • 8 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Michelle S.
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I came across thumbtack 6 months before my wedding while looking for a makeup artist. I received many quotes.Melissa wasn't one of those quotes she must have not been on thumbtacks yet.I ended up picking a artist named Dani. She had me fill out forms on skin type and what I was looking for. I did all she asked. One mouth before my wedding i tried to touch base with Dani. I left voice messages, text messages and even tried to email. all with no response from her. I was very upset to be left hanging with no makeup artist one month before my wedding. Thought it was very unprofessional of her. I went back on thumbtack and did it all over again and receive 3 quotes. one of those quotes were from Melissa. I talked to Melissa and told her about what happen and how I only had a month before the wedding and she was very happy to help me out. she is very friendly and very professional.she showed up at my hotel room on time when she said she was going to be there and did an amazing job on my makeup I couldn't be happier with the way it turned out and how great it looked in my pictures and I am one who usually doesn't like pictures of myself lol. I highly recommend Melissa for any bride who wants to look beautiful on her day. And to anyone who gets quotes from Melissa and dani, remember you get what you pay for. with Melissa you won't get a flake who leave you hanging at the last minute before your wedding day. .

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I have been a makeup artist and hairstylist for 10 years now. I just moved to the Wilmington area, and I would love to be your next event makeup artist!

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I am a hairstylist and makeup artist who is very talented in what I call my works of art! I'm very kind and always able to leave you happy with my work!

  • 9 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
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I'm very diverse with my services....all races, both genders, youngsters to the elders. I'm thorough & very precise. Cheerful & bright. I love to make my clients feel good about themselves.

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I am a young aspiring artist capable of anything from fancy to fashion show makeup or even face painting. I've got you covered and I'm great with kids.

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I love to play and experiment with color. If a client has never done a certain look, a smokey eye, a purple shadow, etc., I love to take them outside of their comfort zone while they will feel beautiful and not feeling like its too much.

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I am a makeup artistry for all occasions. I provide professional makeup, using prestige brand cosmetics.

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I am in the process of receiving a license in aesthetics and have a passion for makeup. I love to make other people feel good about themselves, and that is why I enjoy doing what I do. I would greatly appreciate the experience with you, your friends, and family!

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I offer freelance makeup. I work with others to get that perfect look they are looking for. Contact us for free quotes.

  • 9 years in business
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I do beautiful makeovers. I service brides and day-to-day business women. I also do photo shoots. I have a three-year contract with ABC/Disney for hair and makeup.

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Its very fun and exiciting. Lasts a while. Its very professional. Make and create ways to have you looking very powerful.

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I do weddings, photo shoots, special events, and more! I live in the Jacksonville, North Carolina area, and I am a certified makeup artist.

  • 7 years in business
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I love finding the "wow" factor of each makeup application I do. I'm a perfectionist at heart and even more so when I apply makeup or style hair.

Q & A

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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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