Big event on? Getting married, going to a ball? Wanting to wow your former school friends at your reunion a la Romy and Michelle (without the 80’s hair)? Just not totally confident in doing your makeup and want someone to come and do it for you? You’re in the right place beauty.
Belle Mariée means ‘Beautiful Bride’. The artistes of Belle Rouge are passionate about weddings and delight in creating simply elegant Hair and Make-up styles for our beautiful brides to be. ”A girl should be two things – classy and fabulous” Coco Chanel Belle Rouge’s beauty aesthetic is inspired by vintage French style and classic chic beauty. We want you to have a little ‘je ne sais quoi’ on your big day.
On your wedding day you want to look your most beautiful and still look yourself. Sanchia highly recommends a trial before your big day, so you get exactly what you want. (see TRIALS below) Its important for your Wedding makeup to last the entire day so only the best professional products are used. (Bobbi Brown, MAC and Tempt-U) Services include wedding day makeup or hair and makeup for the bride and her party, airbrushing is available also. For larger wedding parties an assistant hair and makeup artist will work in conjunction with Sanchia. To avoid the stress of busy Salons Sanchia will come to your chosen location for your convenience so you can relax and enjoy your special day.
Hil Cook is an extraordinary talent in the world of hair, make-up and prosthetic artistry. Evangeline Lilly, Cate Blanchett and Kylie Minogue are just a few of her gorgeous clientele. Her work has graced the pages of Italian Vogue and International Make-up Artistry Magazine and has lit up the silver screen in some of the biggest movies of all time including Lord of the Rings, Avatar and the Hobbit. An award winning entrepreneur, Hil's Continuity iPhone app and her makeup remover Solution Buds are exciting must have products for busy makeup and film professionals world wide. A diverse range of discerning clients have relied on Hil and her elite artists to provide impeccable hair and make up, a vibrant and fun atmospshere yet highly professional service for their most important memories! Exquisite work, cutting edge techniques, innovative products and a earth fun manner makes Hil and her ladies the perfect dream team!
Natalee Fisher is one of Wellington region's leading freelance makeup and hair artists. From haute couture fashion looks to natural bridal beauty, her work covers all areas of commercial and bridal makeup. Over the past ten years Natalee has worked alongside well-known New Zealand fashion designers. Her work spans across many mediums; TV, print, catalogue, music videos, countless local magazines and numerous runway shows. Natalee has utilised her Bobbi Brown training and over the years been involved in New Zealand’s biggest fashion events including New Zealand Fashion Week, World Of Wearable Arts (WoW) and Wellington Fashion Week. Her international work includes some of Australia’s biggest commercial brands and appearing in internationally distributed magazines. When it comes to wedding and personal makeup, Natalee is a passionate and creative artist, with a strong belief in making her clients feel beautiful and confident; highlighting their favourite features and allowing them to be the very best version of themselves.
Jacqueline has been a professional makeup artist & hair stylist for over 7 years. Trained in London at AOFM - Academy of Freelance Makeup. I believe makeup and hair should reflect you and your style and be something that you feel comfortable in. It should accentuate and highlight your own natural beauty making you feel amazing and beautiful. Whether you want a fresh and natural look or a more glamorous look, I will work closely with you to create your perfect look. Specialising in airbrush foundation application which ensures a beautiful flawless finish. I use predominantly Mac & Bobbi Brown makeup brands which are well known for their quality & excellence to ensure your makeup lasts throughout the day and you remain camera ready. For weddings Jacqueline highly recommends you have a makeup trial & consultation to ensure you get the look you want & will love. If you have a specific look in mind or perhaps you’re not quite sure, collecting images is a great starting point you can show Jacqueline on the day of your trial or email them to her.
Expert Hair and Airbrush Makeup artist servicing the Wellington region and wider areas upon request. Reliable, friendly, professional.
Kirstie is a professional makeup artist based in Wellington, New Zealand. With nearly ten years experience in the industry, she produces an exquisite and unique look for each individual client. Having worked for MAC Cosmetics for eight years in Christchurch, London, and Wellington where she currently works ,she is up-to-date with the latest trends and knowledge. Kirstie has worked at NZ Fashion week in 2009 and 2010, shoots for Coop, Lela Jacobs, D-Lux, Ashley Fogel, hair competitions, events, is MAC Technique certified, and has done numerous weddings in NZ and the UK. She now specialises in beauty, ball, events and bridal makeup. Whether you want a natural, or classic makeup look, or perhaps something a little different Kirstie will provide a professional service that complements all your makeup needs.
Claudine Stace is a Mobile Makeup Artist and Hairstylist with over 20-years experience. She has worked extensively in television, advertising, magazines, fashion shows, and for photographic studios. She has been a Makeup Artist and Hairstylist for television programmes such as Lotto, Wheel of Fortune, Fair Go, 20/20, Sunrise, Nation, and Firstline. She was the the key Current Affairs makeup Artist for Television 3 for 14 years, attending to New Zealand's prime ministers, heads of business, and television presenters. Nowadays Claudine has extended her talents to Permanent Makeup and Cosmetic Tattooing, and has created the now well-known brand Lasting Beauty Cosmetic Tattoo: www.lastingbeauty.co.nz She is passionate about creating amazing brows, liner, and lip permanent makeup that can last for many years! Fashion and print work has seen her Hair and Makeup appear in magazines such as Fashion Quarterly, Next, Oyster, Loop, Pavement, Woman’s Weekly, New Idea, and Wedding Dresses, a New York publication.
The salon is a time for our clients to escape the outside world and focus on themselves. That's why at Blue Cactus our focus is YOU. We are dedicated to offering a relaxing space and luxurious experience to indulge our clients, so they not only leave looking good, but feeling good too. Blue Cactus is a well-established boutique salon with a reputation as being one of the best in Wellington City. We pride ourselves on producing creative solutions to your hairdressing needs, on being colour experts and maintaining a high commitment to excellence and an outstanding client experience. On your special day it is reassuring to be in the hands of experienced and capable stylists who know what you want and how to execute it. We pride ourselves on being one of the best wedding specialists in Wellington, with a simple three step process for beautiful wedding hair with avoidance of any 'on the day' stress.
Miranda Millen is a London and New York trained Makeup Artist, Hair Stylist, Special Effects Technician and Internationally Qualified Beauty Therapist. She has been working in the Makeup and Beauty Industry since 1997 in France, New York, throughout the UK and New Zealand. Her level of expertise has seen her work on major feature films 'Fred Claus', Sweeney Todd', 'The Hobbit' and numerous Indie Film's. She worked in UK television for the BBC, Sky Television, Channel 4, and in NZ for TV3 and Maori Television. In 2013 she worked in New York with Emmy Award winning Costume Designer Patrica Field (Sex in the City, The Devil Wears Prada) for Temptu Cosmetics, a highlight in her career.
Dara is a Wellington based mobile Makeup Artist and Hairstylist. Originally from Ireland, she trained at the renowned Blanche MacDonald Centre in Vancouver, Canada before settling in Wellington, New Zealand. For over 10 years Dara has been specializing in creating gorgeous Makeup and Hair in all areas of the industry – Fashion, Advertising, Film/TV, Body Painting and Events. When working with brides, Dara’s approach is to listen to all the elements that have gone into your planning so far – the dress, hair accessories, the jewelery and colour palettes. That way, Dara can marry your vision with her expertise to create a makeup and hair look that you Love. Dara’s personal style is all about fresh natural beauty with glowing skin that celebrates your unique features. Although she is also no stranger to a smoldering smokey eye if you’re after something a little bit more dramatic. Dara understands the balance between looking beautiful on camera and flawless in person, so that you’ll look and feel amazing from the moment the first photo is taken till you say goodbye at the end of the night.
Wellington, the capital of New Zealand is a small town with the style of a big city. It offers romantic seaside resorts, stunning backdrops and a world-class cuisine for your destination wedding. Celebrate your special day in the worldâ€™s coolest â€œlittle cityâ€.
Wellington is the capital of New Zealand. It was once described by Lonely Planet as the ‘coolest little capital in the world’ and was listed in the BBC’s “hottest cities” in 2015. It is set between a magnificent harbour and rolling green hills situated at the southern tip of the North Island. The city is home to a powerful mix of culture, history, nature and cuisine. Whether you are planning a small, intimate wedding or something large and extravagant, Wellington is the perfect destination to tie the knot. Wellington offers a range of fantastic venues including stylish waterfront ballrooms, stunning museums, glorious Gothic churches, romantic fairy-tale gardens, five-star luxury hotels, sophisticated estates, and much more. There is a huge choice of cultural, dining and leisure activities in Wellington for couples and guests to enjoy before or after the wedding. With the spectacular scenery, Wellington has all the right ingredients to make your wedding special, magical and unforgettable. Wellington has been at the forefront of progressive law change and was proud to host one of New Zealand's first same-sex weddings.
Deciding what to serve at your wedding to add that extra Wellington element? Here are some suggestions: Rewena Bread also known as “Maori Bread” Lamb Pavlova Wine like Malborough Sauvignon Blanc or Nelson Riesling
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