When I set up my kit to work on a client it never fails that people come over and look at what I am putting out. They want to know the secrets of what pro artist's use. And I get it, I do the exact same thing with my pro colleagues! But 9 times out of 10, the biggest surprise is the mascara. The mascara you use can make a HUGE difference in your look. It can transform you from girl next door to red carpet ready. My go to mascara is the Loreal Voluminous Hydrofuge in Carbon Black. Not only is this mascara waterproof and the deepest black you have ever seen, but the wand is amazing, separating every lash to perfection. You can pile it on without your lashes looking like spiders. It doesn’t fla

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When creating a brides look for her wedding day, one of the most common questions I get asked is “will this makeup last all day?” It’s a tricky question because honestly there are so many factors working against a bride’s dream look. What’s the temperature going to be? Do you have dry or oily skin? Will you be sobbing all day? Do you sweat when you get nervous? All that to say, my typical answer to their question is a smile and a “yes.” You might be wondering why I can be so confident in my answer with so many obstacles standing in my way? Its simple really, I see bridal makeup as a form of war paint. It needs to stand up to the elements, emotions, and hours of photographs taken by pro photo