Jayme is a licensed Cosmetologist specializing in Bridal hair styling. She started her journey in 2011 when she enrolled at Regency Beauty Institute. Between all that is learned as a cosmetologist, Jayme realized pretty quickly that styling hair was her natural talent. Upon graduating as a master stylist, she started to grow as a freelance artist! Working with multiple bridal teams, she gained the experience to venture on her own.
There are a few stepping stones in every persons life that are supposed to be truly life changing. For Jayme, contributing to one of those days along with doing what she loves, is just a win win!
Jayme’s number one goal each year is to do everything she can to make her clients have the most stress free, unforgettable experience. To her, new ideas are a must. For 2018 that meant forming a team of other extremely talented and experienced hair and makeup artists so her clients can enjoy a simple, all in one beauty package!
Mercedes is a professional makeup artist with 6 years of experience in the industry. She enjoys connecting with each client individually and helping to provide a calming atmosphere on what can be a hectic but incredible day for you! Mercedes takes pride in creating the perfect look for your specific needs and believes in making you feel beautiful before your final look is even revealed!
Natalie has been a licensed cosmetologist since 2002 graduating from Creative Beauty School in Highland, IN. Since then education has been her main focus. She’s studied in Chicago, D.C, Las Vegas, Miami,London, and Spain with companies like Vidal Sassoon, Paul Mitchell, Redken, Bosley, and Aqua to name a few. She also earned her bachelor’s degree 2009! She’s worked in all areas of the industry from behind the chair, to educating fellow stylists, to sales consulting for salons. However, her true passion is in bridal work. She just loves working with brides. A wedding is such a special day in someone’s life and to be a part of that just warms her heart. She takes pride in making sure each one of her brides looks and feels prettier than they ever have on their special day. She’s not happy unless you are, and she wants to make sure you get the exact look you’ve always dreamed of. Styling hair is her passion and she strives for that passion to reflect in her work!
Kasey Surges is a makeup artist in the Chicago-land area and a product of Makeup First School of Makeup Artistry. With over 6 years of experience in bridal, she gained expertise in an array of skin types, textures, and tones. She specializes in traditional and airbrush makeup, while offering strip and custom individual lashes for everyone’s comfort level. Natural Glam is her go to, but she can go as natural or as glam as you’d like!
Miray is a Licensed Cosmetologist from Chicago! She has over 20 years experience styling hair, doing makeup and creating smiles and memories in the process. She specializes in Updo’s, Blowouts, Clip-in Hair Extensions, Airbrush Makeup, Lashes and Spray Tanning. No venue is too much and no job is too large. She has experience in Weddings, Baby Showers, Graduations, Prom, Homecomings, Religious Events and TV Appearances. She has worked everywhere from California to Florida. Miray loves all her clients and the faith they have in her to bring out the best in them. She loves her job and is passionate about all things beauty. All of her hair and makeup products are professional and high end. When she’s not doing hair and makeup she’s a busy aunt caring for her two wonderful nephews and her crazy lovable dog Rambo. She’s living her best life surrounded by people and things that promote love!
Kaysie is a Licensed Cosmetologist who has been doing bridal parties for 5 years! After graduating beauty school, she began working at a full service salon, but specialized in special occasion hair. While doing hair color and cuts was her every day routine, doing special occasion hair for wedding parties, high school dances, proms, birthday parties, etc … has always been the most enjoyable for her. She just loves being a part of something memorable while doing what she loves most, hair!
Katie has been doing hair for over 10 years. Her absolute favorite part of doing hair is being involved in a day that is so special. She especially loves watching a bride and her bridesmaids having so fun and getting ready. Once the photographers start snapping pictures she always starts to tear up. In all her years of experience, she has always loved updos and hair design overall. A few fun facts about Katie, She is a twin and am under 5 feet tall and rarely wear heals. Her guilty pleasures include Snapple facts, Q-tips, Netflix binges and slippers! She’s a dog mom to a BIG puppy. She is her heart and came to her at a time when she didn’t know she needed her. She takes her job as an auntie and godmother very seriously , it’s always a fun time with crazy auntie KK! She is really looking forward to meeting new clients, making memories and beautiful hair!
Stacy is a professional makeup artist in the Chicagoland area. She has been a beauty junkie all her life. She performed in theatrical productions throughout her youth, and was always excited when it came time to apply stage makeup. Begging her mom to take her to the department store, makeup counters became a regular occurrence during her teenage years. She learned about the transformative power of makeup at an early age, and still believes it today. She began sharing this passion by helping women look stunning and feel beautiful on their special day.
Aside from being a makeup artist, she is also a clinical therapist. Being a clinical therapist gives her a unique ability to listen to her clients and make sure that each one of them feels heard. Makeup is personal, and it is her priority to incorporate each client’s personality, preferences, and goals into their final look.
Karla is a licensed esthetician, certified lash tech, and has been a freelance makeup artist for 4 years. Makeup is her passion and she loves the connection it brings with her clients. She is all about skin positivity and a firm believer that the current state of your skin does not measure your worth or beauty. She is also a mother to two beautiful little girls and married to an amazing husband of 6years. In her spare time she loves to do thrift store shopping and diys.
Laura has been doing makeup within the bridal and boudoir photography industry for over 13 years. After graduating from New Mexico State University in 2010, she attended and received her makeup certification from Makeup First School of Makeup Artistry in Chicago. She travels continuously for work back and forth from Chicago and her home state of Texas and is always excited to see where her next client will take her. Her specialty is to achieve a romantic natural makeup application with a touch of glam. Laura is an educator at heart and one of the things she loves most about applying makeup on her clients is when they express how much they’ve learned by sitting in her chair. Her clients always walk away with fun application takeaways that they can’t wait to try themselves at home