WeddingRule Interview: 10 Questions with Meleah Nelson

“My driving force has always been to help people look and feel better about themselves. Weddings are such a positive time in a couple’s journey…but they can be very stressful. If I can help them have less stress and more fun, I am all in.” I absolutely love what I do and making happy brides […]

WeddingRule.com Top 10 Wedding Hair and Makeup Artists in San Diego

I am so excited that I was chosen as one of the top 10 wedding hair and makeup artists in San Diego by WeddingRule.com. Read more here. I’ve been a makeup and hair artist for over 20 years and I love helping brides find their ideal look for their special day. My priority is to […]

Bridal Makeup Process from Pre-do to Wedding Day

Here’s a video of the bridal makeup process from pre-do to wedding day. We meet for our pre-do about a month in advance to talk about the look you want for your wedding day. This way you can see how long it wears and if you like the colors and style. And then on the […]

Get The Look: Winged Eyeliner and Soft Lip

This bride was so much fun to work with. We did lashes and winged eyeliner and a soft lip and she looked beautiful. To achieve this look, I used these products from my line: –Matte Foundation in “Tender Beige” and Translucent Loose Powder in “Neutral” -Brows: Brow Blender in “Soft Taupe” – this is a really […]

Hair Tutorial: Braided Updo with Curls + More Updo Ideas

Here’s a step by step guide for how to create a beautiful braided updo with curls plus more ideas for braided updos, perfect for weddings and special occasions. Would you rather have someone else do this for you? I can help! Getting your makeup and hair professionally done for an important event can make you […]

Makeover Magic

I love to bring out the best in people. Here’s a collection of bridal makeovers. There are several styles of looks but the one thing that they all have in common is the bride’s own natural radiance. My goal is to make you look incredible on your wedding day. I specialize in on location wedding […]

Beautiful Brides Befores and Afters

Here’s a look at some beautiful brides befores and afters. Bridal makeup is one of my favorite things to do – makeup is so essential for good photos for your wedding and making you feel like you’re the most beautiful girl in the world. My goal is to make you look incredible on your wedding […]

Get The Look: Flawless Skin, Smoky Eye Bridal Makeup

Almost every skin problem can be covered with the correct foundation. For this lovely bride, I used “Almond” Matte Liquid Foundation followed by “Almond” Stick Foundation and set it with Translucent Powder in “Neutral” for a flawless complexion. She wanted a smoky eye so I used natural brown, gray and black tones with a golden […]