When it comes to choosing a makeup artist for your wedding day, you want someone who is not only reliable and professional but also talented and highly skilled. With over 10 years of experience in the industry, Andrea is dedicated to providing a luxury, personalized experience that will make you feel confident, beautiful, and ready to say "I do."
THE Bridal EXPERIENCE
WHAT YOU WILL RECEIVE
PERSONALIZED MAKEUP APPLICATION
A customized makeup look that enhances your natural beauty and brings out your best features, while still ensuring that you look like you. Andrea understands that each client has their unique preferences and desires, and she strives to tailor their makeup look to their specific needs. With that said, Andrea provides you with a personalized makeup look that is natural yet glam enough to make you feel confident and beautiful. This look will be customized to your skin tone, skin type, facial features, and personal preferences, ensuring that it accentuates your natural beauty and makes you feel comfortable in your own skin.
HIGH-QUALITY, PROFESSIONAL-GRADE PRODUCTS
Use of high-quality, professional products that are carefully chosen for their ability to withstand long hours of wear, sweat, and tears. You can rest assured that your makeup will look flawless from the moment you walk down the aisle to the last dance of the night. This gives you the confidence and ease you need to enjoy your wedding day to the fullest.
SAFE AND HYGEINIC APPLICATION
An artist that takes cleanliness and sanitation very seriously and has the highest standards in the industry. Andrea's top priority is ensuring you receive a safe and hygienic experience during your application. This means having a clean kit, clean brushes, and disposable applicators for every client. Absolutely no double-dipping for liquid/cream-based products such as lipstick, lip gloss, mascara, concealer, cream contour, etc.. Be assured of a fresh, clean makeup application every time.
RELIABLE, PUNCTUAL, ORGANIZED
A reliable, punctual, and organized artist making sure your morning runs smoothly and stress-free. Andrea's attention to detail and organization skills mean that she will create a timeline for your wedding morning ensuring that everything runs on schedule. You can trust that she will show up on time, fully prepared to provide you and your bridal party with the best possible experience without feeling rushed or stressed. You can relax and enjoy the process of getting ready, knowing that you're in good hands.
BOOKING MADE SIMPLE
Planning a wedding can become a bit overwhelming.
Andrea's goal is for you to have a fun but worry-free experience from the moment you book up until your wedding day.
Receive a customized quote for you and your wedding party.
*All prices are subject to change. Only contracted rates are guaranteed.
CONTRACT & RETAINER:
A 50% non-refundable retainer and signed contract locks in your wedding date.
SCHEDULE A MAKEUP TRIAL:
Share your vision and ideas with Andrea so she can create a customized look that fits your personal style and preferences. This service is optional. *Trials are only booked at Andrea's studio in Staten Island.
BOOK A FACIAL:
Leading up to your wedding day, it is important to practice a consistent skin care routine to achieve the best possible results for your big day.
*Facials are only booked on Tuesdays.
YOUR WEDDING DAY:
Andrea does not only provide you with a luxury bridal service but also gives you peace of mind by creating a complimentary schedule to ensure your morning runs smoothly and efficiently. Sit back, relax, and enjoy your wedding day!
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHERE ARE YOU LOCATED AND DO YOU TRAVEL?
Andrea's makeup studio is located at 3930 Richmond Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10312. For weddings booked Friday - Sunday, a minimum of 4 people is required to travel on-location. Andrea can travel to your home, hotel, or wedding venue. Bridal appointments can also be booked in-studio as well.
HOW MUCH IS AN IN-STUDIO BRIDAL MAKEUP SERVICE?
Bridal makeup applications start at $225.
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN MY BRIDAL MAKEUP APPLICATION?
Bridal services include a complimentary eyelash application, luxury skin care prep, and décolletage glow.
HOW FAR IN ADVANCE SHOULD I BOOK FOR MY WEDDING?
It is recommended that you book your bridal and wedding party makeup at least 6-12 months prior to your date.
HOW MANY SERVICES CAN YOU ACCOMMODATE?
Andrea can accommodate up to 6 people, including the bride. If you have a larger party, Andrea may provide makeup artist(s) for the additional services.
HOW DO YOU DETERMINE THE BE-READY-BY TIME?
Once you book your photographer, they should provide you with a timeline. Makeup and hair services should be finished before the photographers arrival.
DO YOU OFFER ADDITIONAL SERVICES?
In addition to your wedding makeup, Andrea offers makeup services for all of life's events leading up to the wedding day. From engagement photos and boudoir sessions, to the bridal shower and rehearsal dinner.
Andrea also provides skin care services to prep and maintain healthy, glowing skin not only for your wedding day but for life.
DO YOU PROVIDE HAIRSTYLING SERVICES?
Andrea does not provide hair services but works with many talented hair stylists in the industry. She can provide you with a list of trusted professionals she recommends.
DO YOU CHARGE A TRAVEL FEE?
There is no travel fee for services booked in Staten Island.
A travel fee will be applied for bookings off of Staten Island. Any booking that is more than 2 hours away will require overnight accommodations.
HOW LONG DO SERVICES TAKE?
Bridal applications take approximately 60 minutes.
Wedding party applications take approximately 45 minutes per person.
Makeup trials take approximately 60 - 75 minutes.
IS A BRIDAL TRIAL REQUIRED?
A bridal trial is not required but is suggested to get a feel for what you like and don't like. This also gives you a chance to try out a makeup look or style that would work well with your hair, dress, and overall look. Please note a trial is not included in bridal prices and is an additional service.