by Mary Estelle from Estelle's Makeup and Hair
- Mary is an international makeup and hair artist based in Tauranga. She has worked in the Industry for over 11 years, travelling across New Zealand, Australia and the United States.
- Her experience in the makeup industry has seen her working with top fashion designers including Trelise Cooper, Storm, Andrea Moore, Tigerlily, Taylor Boutique, Yvonne Benetti and Deryn Schmidt.
- Mary's work has also been featured in top New Zealand magazines such as Remix, Viva, Woman's day, Bride & Groom and NZ wedding magazine.
Should I Ask My Makeup Artist to Stay Back in Case I Need to Have My Makeup Touched Up or Is This Something I Can Manage to Do on My Own?
I have to be real here and no offense if I offend anyone but DO NOT BRING YOUR MAKEUP ARTIST TO YOUR WEDDING! Sure you want to look the absolute best you can but the day is not actually about that! Your wedding day is about the love you share with the one you will spend your life with! How do I know this? I had one of my friends... Read More »
Is There a Time Limit for My Trial Run?
I like to give 2 hours tops for hair and makeup. Trials are great to really gain the trust of your makeup artist so as long as that takes I think that's the most important thing :) to make sure your on the same page take photos of Hair and makeup you like, make sure they fit your type of hair texture and face shape as we do get a... Read More »
I Live Out of State and Will Not Have Time for a Trial Session; Is That Ok?
Unless you reallllly don't know what you want this will not be a problem at all :) I know brides who have come for a trial and left so happy saying , ah i didn't need one! These ones where my very relaxed brides who knew exactly what they wanted or trusted me as chose my work for my style. If you choose an artist who you have full confidence... Read More »