Makeup Artists Directory
About Face Makeup917-501-8278; aboutfacemakeup.com
Noelle Bonham creates customized looks and provides instructions on how to keep makeup and hair in place no matter how crazy the dance floor gets. Consultations are $150; day-of services for the bride start at $500.
Amanda Shackleton58 W. Eighth St., nr. Sixth Ave.; 917-334-6155; nybridalbeauty.com
Shackleton, who has styled for Anne Hathaway, offers one-stop shopping with time-saving hair-and-makeup packages for the big day ($400 for the bride; $200 for each additional person).
Amy Zdunowski-Roeder476 Bergen St., nr. Flatbush Ave., Park Slope; 917-517-4020; amyzdunowskiroeder.com
This makeup artist and male groomer is a regular on the set of America’s Next Top Model, and her creations have appeared in the pages of People, W,and Nylon. Celebrity clients include comedian Kristin Wiig and model Elaine Irwin. Prices start at $295 for the bride and $100 for the groom. (good value)
Anni Bruno868 Metropolitan Ave., nr. Orient Ave., Ste. 2B, Williamsburg; 212-203-5277; nycfaces.net
One of the founders of wedding collective Brooklyn Betrothed, Bruno creates natural, long-wearing looks using meticulous airbrushing techniques. In-studio trials are $100; day-of on-site makeup starts at $300 for the bride and $150 for each additional attendant, with a three-person minimum. (good value)
Bridal Beauty917-860-1500; bridalbeautynyc.com
Lana G.’s fresh, classic looks have appeared in Harper’s Bazaar and Brides, as well as on celebs like Katherine Heigl, Drew Barrymore, and Ellen DeGeneres. Standard packages are $850 for four people (up to four hours) and $1,250 for seven people (up to six hours).
BridalGal336 W. 37th St., nr. Ninth Ave., Ste. 870; 917-330-1913; bridalgal.com
Lilly Rivera specializes in traditional and airbrushed looks for brides of different ethnicities and is particularly adept at hiding scars and tattoos. Trials are $175; day-of is $375 on-site (and $125 per extra person).
Brush Beauty917-685-6813; brushbeauty.com
This multitalented team, which does makeup, airbrushing, hairstyling, and manicures, has artists who will travel anywhere in the world. Trials range from $150 to $350; day-of services for the bride plus three others start at $850. (good value)
Celeste Loft Makeup917-319-8753; celesteloft.com
Those with a classic sensibility adore Loft for her clean, polished looks that bring out each bride’s best features. She takes a just-enough approach, though her handiwork lasts all day and photographs beautifully. Two-hour trials are $200. Day-of is $250 for the bride and $125 for each additional person. (good value)
Cheek to Chic646-319-6141; cheektochic.com
Raychel Wade creates fresh, glowing looks for the bride plus two others ($850 anywhere in Manhattan); it costs $150 for each additional person. Trials are $175. Wade’s personal beauty lessons, which include trips to her favorite makeup counters starting at $375. (good value)
David Maderich917-502-9553; davidmaderich.com
Maderich has over ten years of experience working with Vanity Fair, as well as red-carpet-bound celebs like Drew Barrymore and Mary-Kate Olsen. Wedding packages (from $1,800 for the bride plus three) include hairstyling. Trials with photos are $200.
Elizabeth Black718-813-0378; elizablack.com
Black offers a trial with up to three hours of “playtime” for the bride to try a variety of looks. Trials start at $125; day-of services (which can include airbrush makeup and false-eyelash applications) are from $250.
Face Time Beauty95 Wall St., nr. Water St.; 646-285-6918; facetimebeauty.com
Founder and head makeup artist Linsey Snyder works with some of the finest artists and stylists in the beauty field to capture the essence of a bride’s beauty on her big day. In addition to consultations and day-of makeup, Face Time also offers hairstyling, manicures, and spray tans. Prices upon request.
Gloss and Glam646-488-8228; glossandglam.com
These makeup artists have worked with Chanel, Vogue, Jessica Alba, and others. Their services run from long-lasting makeup applications to custom hair extensions. Prices for hair and makeup range from $250 to $1,000.
Ivanka Lova Makeup & Hair212-810-9475; ivankalova.com
This Upper West Side–based makeup artist has a knack for realizing a bride’s vision or working with her to devise the perfect look. Trials start at $100; day-of makeup for the bride is $250. Each additional person costs $100, but group discounts are available. (good value)
Jackie Schneider Beauty914-420-8067; jackieschneiderbeauty.com
Brides wanting a truly customized look turn to this hair-and-makeup pro, who is known as much for her skill in recreating glamorous vintage styles as she is for her patience. (Schneider will spend hours consulting with clients to ensure they find the perfect look.) A combined hair-and-makeup trial is $250; day-of hair and makeup is $350 for the bride and $250 for each additional person.
Jennifer Wobito212-685-2598; jwoproductions.com
Wobito has spent fifteen years making up brides and celebrities like Sutton Foster, Lucy Liu, and Lauren Conrad. She excels at details like individual-eyelash application. Trials cost $200; day-of makeup is $350 for the bride and $150 for each additional person. (good value)
Jessica Liebeskind Make-Up Artistry917-531-9063; jessicaliebeskind.com
Liebeskind, a Fashion Week regular who has worked with luxury brands like Reem Acra, Monique Lhuillier, and Badgley Mischka, likes to keep things practical and natural. Trials are $250; wedding-day application starts at $1,000.
Jill Harth Beauty524 W. 57th St., nr. Tenth Ave., Ste. L404 in the CBS Studios Broadcast Center; 917-779-8928; jillharth.com
Harth, who has worked with such celebrities as Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michelle Pfeiffer, uses a combination of airbrush and high-definition makeup. A two-hour trial starts at $150; day-of rates start at $200 for the bride.
Keri Berman & Co.917-566-6426; keriberman.com
Renowned for her contouring and highlighting prowess, Berman has worked with Hollywood celebrities and European royalty alike. Consultations are $250; day-of makeup for the bride plus one starts at $750.
Kerry Makeup908-337-3473; kerrymakeup.com
Using both airbrush and traditional techniques, Kerry Crawford creates chic and flawless bridal makeup. She’s also an aesthetician, a bonus for brides who have skin concerns. Her work has appeared on several blogs, including Style Me Pretty, Brooklyn Bride, and Once Wed. Prices upon request.
Kimara Ahnert Makeup & Skincare Studio1113 Madison Ave., at 83rd St.; 212-452-4252; kimara.com
Ahnert’s studio offers innovative skin-clearing and lifting treatments, including LED-light therapy and microcurrent technologies, as well as makeup and eyelash applications. It also offers lessons. In-studio, day-of bridal makeup starts at $175; on-site from $700 for the bride plus two. (good value)
Kim White Makeup937-272-3159; kimwhitemakeup.com
White specializes in spray-tanning and meticulous airbrush makeup. Consultations are $150; full-day rates for the bride plus three start at $1,000.
Landy Dean at Marie Robinson Salon115 Fifth Ave., nr. 22nd St., fourth fl.; 212-358-7780; landydean.com
Dean, the resident makeup artist at Marie Robinson Salon, has created cover looks for Cosmopolitan and Harper’s Bazaar. Trials and in-salon day-of are $300; on-site rates start at $800.
La Voila Beauty212-518-7197; lavoilabeauty.com
Want your beauty team to come to you? This “glam squad” works exclusively on-site, specializing in hair and makeup with an emphasis on ethnic brides. Bridal trials are $200; day-of is $350. Prices upon request.
Lea Siegel718-398-7002; leasiegel.com
With a background in photography, this sought-after artist crafts long-wearing looks that stand out in pictures. Trials are $250; day-of makeup starts at $500 for the bride and $150 per bridesmaid.
Lori Hamlin, Inc.212-353-3198
Hamlin-Penske’s looks are natural, fresh-faced, and never overdone. Her work has appeared in various fashion magazines, including Harper’s Bazaar. Weddingday makeup packages start at $1,500.
Lorin Cole917-306-0120; lorincole.com
A former Ford model, A-list celebrity makeup artist, and best-selling beauty writer, Cole shares makeup tricks while turning out faultless faces and skin that seems to glow from within. Trials are $200; day-of makeup for the bride plus two is $800.
Meredith Carre917-497-7838; meredithcarre.com
Certified aesthetician Carre can recommend skin treatments or waxing regimens, and her light makeup application prevents caking. Trials are $50; on-site is $225 for the bride and $150 for each bridesmaid. (good value)
Vo’s versatile looks can be subtle or all-out glam, and she often applies individual false lashes to amp up the eyes. Trials start at $300; day-of is $1,000 for the bride and $250 for each additional person. Full-day services from $2,400.
Piera Canu917-251-8221; pieracanu.com
Canu has worked with celebs like Katherine Heigl, Nicole Richie, and Catherine Zeta-Jones. For 15 years, she’s crafted luminous looks with a soft, natural base. Trials are $200; day-of packages for the bride plus two start at $800.
Pucker129 Grand St., nr. Broadway; 212 334-3690; pucker.co
This bright Soho makeup studio specializes in elegant bridal makeup. The signature “Pucker Look” ($60) consists of foundation, bronzer, and mascara, and add-ons like faux-lashes cost an additional $20. The team will also work their magic on-site ($250 for brides, $150 for each additional member of the bridal party) and give private makeup lessons ($100).
The Dr. Ronald Sherman/ Trish McEvoy Skin Care Center800A Fifth Ave., at 61st St., fourth fl.; 212-758-7790; trishmcevoyskincare.com
DIY types come to McEvoy’s studio for hour-long makeup lessons ($850 for McEvoy, $300 for a staff artist) and leave with a full makeup kit. Standard trials are $125; day-of application is $200 per hour.
Rouge New York130 Thompson St., nr. Prince St.; 212-388-1717; rougeny.com
The experts at this boudoir-style makeup bar will take care of all of your nuptial-makeup needs. Before the big day, book an in-salon Total Polish ($75) to meet your artist for a consultation and trial. On the wedding day, get your makeup done in Rouge ($75), book a house call ($125 per hour; two-hour minimum), or rent Rouge ($500 per hour) to get the whole bridal party ready.
Sally Duvall91 Franklin St., nr. Church St., at Hail, an Organic Salon; 917-670-4271; sallyduvall.com
Duvall, formerly an assistant to Kevyn Aucoin, is known for creating ultrachic looks using minimal makeup. Day-of makeup starts at $450 for the bride and $150 for each additional person.
Sandy Linter at Rita Hazan Salon720 Fifth Ave, at 56th St.; 11th fl., 212-586-4343; ritahazan.com
Linter, who did the makeup for Elizabeth Hurley’s wedding in London, charges $350 for a trial and $500 for day-of services. On-site prices upon request.
Sharon Becker646-263-4055; sb-beauty.net
Becker’s contemporary, long-lasting looks have appeared in the pages of Utterly Engaged and Grace Ormonde Wedding Style. Trials start at $150; day-of packages at $650 for the bride plus three. Hairstyling, airbrushing, false-eyelash application, and touch-up options also available. (good value)
Sharon Slattery917-686-4828; sharonslatterymakeup.com
Slattery’s handiwork has been featured in Glamour and Cosmopolitan, and she currently creates camera-ready looks for WPIX Channel 11’s news team. Traditional and airbrush makeup for the bride starts at $350; trials are $100.
Soulful Beauty by Amanda Christan Burran917-373-6426; amandachristanburran.com
Burran uses all-natural makeup and organic skin care; she has worked with Angelina Jolie, SarahJessica Parker, and Natalie Portman. Trials are $250, on-location bridal makeup starts at $500, and each additional person is $225. (ecofriendly)
Spring Super646-404-7392; springsuper.com
Super specializes in an airbrush technique that keeps makeup looking fresh for 18-plus hours without touch-ups. Trials start at $200; day-of starts at $700. Hairstyling is also available.
Stephanie Barr917-885-6502; stephaniebarr.com
Barr has worked with Hilary Swank and offers on-site applications of her red-carpet-worthy creations. A combination of airbrushing and traditional work is $450 for the bride, and a five-hour makeup session for seven people is $1,450. Consultations are $250.
Three Custom Color Specialists54 W. 22nd St., nr. Fifth Ave., third fl.; 212-730-8828; threecustom.com
Brides flock here for makeup that’s hand-blended for each individual’s skin tone. Bridal trials cost $125, and $85 for an additional person. On-site applications start at $350 ($125 per extra person). (good value)
Wei Lang Beauty917-470-7787; weilangspa.com
With more than 25 years of experience, Lang has worked with models and celebrities—including Beyoncé and Solange —of every age, ethnicity, and skin type. Her polished looks focus on showcasing radiant skin with subtle contouring to bring out the eyes. Trials are $250. On-site day-of application for the bride is $500; $1,500 for the bride plus three.
Wink Brow Bar7 Greenwich Ave., at Waverly Pl.; 212-600-1857; winkbrowbar.com
This West Village salon is known for its organic, virtually painless eyebrow threading, but Wink also offers Isabelle Lancray Parisian facials, lash extensions, and expert makeup applications. Wedding makeup starts at $65; brides can perfect their own skills with a two-hour lesson for $250.
- Amanda Shackleton / NY Bridal Beauty
33 Lexington Avenue #2F New York, NY 10016 ; Tel: 917-334-6155 ; www.nybridalbeauty.com
Elegant, fresh-looking hair and makeup by Amanda. My years of experience with top models, magazines and celebrities ensures you will look modern and beautiful – never overly made up. Offering on location services.
- Lotus Bridal
1822 Avenue U Brooklyn, NY 11229 ; Tel: 718-332-4385 ; www.lotusbridal.com
This one-stop shop for brides has elegant designer gowns (from $800) and bridesmaid dresses (from $160), plus hair and makeup. Featured designers include Allure, Enzoani, Maggie Sottero and San Patrick, Jim Hjelm, Lazaro & Bari Jay.
- Michelle Stern Beauty
Tel: 646-842-1985 ; MichelleSternBeauty.com
A favorite amongst photographers, Michelle has over 15 years experience working with models and brides alike. Specializing in fresh, glowing skin and eyes that command attention, Michelle will enhance your natural beauty on your big day. Trials are $125; Day-of is $350 on site (and $150 for each additional).
- Once Upon A Bride
122 West 26th Street New York, NY ; Tel: 212-353-2350 ; onceuponabride.net
Once Upon A Bride has extensive experience in the fashioning and bringing out the exquisite beauty of the bride. The elite staff is comprised of New York's finest make up and hair artists, all of whom specialize in brides.