3 Questions to Ask a Makeup Artist

Bridal Hair & Make up by House of Zeal Hair and Makeup Specialists

By Mina Deocareza | March 2015

Bridal makeup is important in every wedding, Makeup artists help brides bring out the best in them by highlighting their best features and making them more confident as they walk down the aisle. But of course, choosing a makeup artist can be a challenging task.

When you go to a wedding expo, for example, you can see a lot of professional makeup artists. They all offer interesting packages that are sure to catch your attention. Yet, before approaching any one of them, be sure about what to say or ask. To help you, here are the top 3 questions you should ask every makeup artist:

1. Do you offer a free makeup trial session?

On your wedding day, it is ideal that your makeup artist already knows that to do. It means that you should have a trial session with her. During the trial session, she can come up with a look that suits you as well as the necessary adjustments to make it perfect. This way, you won’t have to have a trial and error makeup session on your wedding day.

2. Do you do retouch?

Your wedding is going to be action-filled. After the ceremony, for sure, you are going to need a retouch. This is to freshen you up and at the same time make sure your makeup still looks clean. This is why you should never forget about it.

3. What are your packages?

When talking to makeup artist, always ask about all the packages and study each of them. This way. You can choose something that perfectly matches your needs. For example, some makeup artists have packages that include makeup for the entire entourage. You may opt for similar packages to make things easier for everyone.

For bridal makeup inquiries and more, check out the Kasal.com profiles of HG StudioNowellyn Pahanel Beauty Salon,  House of Zeal Hair and Makeup SpecialistsLindsay MakeUp Artistry (Lindsay Lin)CJ Jimenez- Make Up ArtistAbout Face by Mel CruzRuth Tubon – Spence Professional Make up ArtistAirbrush Makeup by Grace del Rosario and Beauty by Ria.