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Fierce MUA
from 3 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Angelica C.
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She's so great at what she does! She listens to what you want and makes you look so beautiful! She did my wedding makeup and looking back at my pictures I am SO happy I went with her!

  • 4 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack

I am a certified makeup artist specializing in bridal, airbrushing, runway, fantasy, and special FX makeup application.


I am a licensed cosmetologist. I love doing makeup as well. I have a lot of makeup techniques that I love to use, and if you want your hair done instead of makeup, that's fine too.


I do makeup for weddings, parties, special events, etc. If you simply want to feel beautiful, a makeover will be done to boost your confidence.


Hey, ladies. Do you have a wedding coming up or want to turn heads at your next work party? Look no further! My name is Rachel, and I have the skills to make you feel and look your absolute best!


I am a certified makeup artist! Come, get glammed by me for any special occasion such as proms, weddings, pictures, etc.


I work on special event makeup and hairstyling for weddings, photo shoots, proms, fashion shows, parties and pageants.

  • 12 years in business

Professionally trained and educated in the art of makeup! Available for travel and on-location services!


I've been in this industry over 24years....My work speaks for itself... I use high end and low end products in my Makeup kit to satisfy everyone's needs... I stay educated and all the new trends...


I am an experienced professional MUA who travels to you for event makeup for any occasion. I use only the best products including Lancôme and MAC.


I'M Passionate about my work and what I do, taking in consideration the very small details that much overlook but are very important, I love enhancing the beauty of many woman through my services and helping many discover their natural beauty within them. Not only do I see my job as a gift I see every client as a blessing, making me uniquely stand out from others whereas others only see it as a job I see it as a gift and blessing from God.

  • 6 years in business

I'm always on time, I never flake on a client once they're booked. I listen to what you want.


I am a freelance makeup artist. I only use top-of-the-line products and assure you will love what I can do.


If you're looking for that flawless look for that special moment, give me a call, and I'll leave you looking fabulous.


I am a self-taught makeup artist. I put on different types of makeup on different skin colors. I am looking forward to work with you guys!

  • 8 years in business

I Do Not Treat My Clients As Another Appointment In My Scheduled I Treat Them Like If I'm Doing The Work That I Would Like To Get Done On Me By Having Responsibility Patience And Creativity.


I'm very passionate about what I do. I love making a woman feel beautiful and bring out the best of every single one because behind every flaw, there's beauty.

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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