by Christiana Cleland from Christiana Makeup
"- Christiana, a professional freelance makeup artist living in the Manawatu, New Zealand.
- As makeup trends are always changing and each individual has different needs, she doesn't limit herself to certain styles. Her portfolio is a true reflection of my creativity and versatility."
Should I Have My Hair Done First or My Makeup?
In an ideal world yes, it is best if your makeup is done after your hair as heated appliances/sprays can interfere with the finished look. Christiana Cleland
Should I Have a Trial Make-up Before Wedding Day?
A trial is booked in a 1.5 hour slot, this allows us time to firstly sit down and discuss your ideal look on your big day. It's a time for you to ask any questions and voice any concerns you may have, then putting those ideas into action, creating your ultimate bridal look, so you can feel confident knowing that there's one less thing to worry about on your big... Read More »
I Have Five Bridesmaids in My Bridal Party, How Long Will It Take to Get All Their Makeup Done?
The makeup application timing will vary from makeup artist to makeup artist so do include this question in your initial enquiry. I like to allow 1 hour for a bride on her wedding day. This is a generous time frame, but you are also gifting yourself some very precious time (on what can be a busy morning) to close your eyes and gather your thoughts, before slipping into your dress... Read More »