Wedding makeup artists play a very important role on your wedding day - they'll be working their magic shaping your brows and glazing your cheekbones until you look and feel your best.
If you're looking for a bridal makeup artist in London, there are so many talented artists to choose from, but you'll want to find someone who you have complete faith in to create your dream look - trust us, the last thing you need on the morning of your wedding day is a makeup meltdown.
We've rounded up the most passionate, creative and professional wedding makeup artists in London to save you the trouble. Whether you want a statement making high-glam finish or you'd rather a soft and romantic look, here are the MUAs you need to book.
The Best Wedding Makeup Artists in London
From advising you on your pre-wedding skincare routine to ensuring your skin is colour matched to perfection, these London based wedding makeup artists are the best of the bunch and there's something here for every style of nearlywed.
1. Wedding Makeup and Hair by Pam Wrigley
With over 25 years working as a wedding makeup artist and wedding hair stylist, Pam Wrigley has extensive experience working with all kinds of nearlyweds. Whether you opt for a natural look or sultry makeup, she can turn her hand to any style you like. Pam is incredibly skilled in makeup for mature and older brides, ensuring everyone she works with feels comfortable.
2. Beaut Bride
Camila, founder of Beaut Bride, has worked with lots of high-fashion brands - including Prada, Gucci and Mui Mui - so stylish nearlyweds are in luck. She has a keen eye for detail and tailors every nridal makeup look to her client's request, whether that's a soft smoky eye or a red lip like the one above.
3. CJC Hair & Makeup
Camilla may be the brains behind CJC Hair & Makeup, but she has a whole team of talented wedding makeup artists working with her so you'll be in very safe hands. Not afraid to use a bit of colour, she has lots of cool, edgy and contemporary looks under her belt.
4. Fai Archer Hair and Makeup
Based in South East London, Fai Archer is passionate about creating flawless, photo-ready looks - having worked on several TV shows such as the X Factor and Love Island. She offers wedding makeup at a really affordable price, while still using high-quality products from the likes of Chanel, YSL, and NARS.
5. Sylwia Kunysz Makeup Artist
Sylwia Kunysz is a wedding makeup artist who will go above and beyond to create a look that is bespoke to you. Having a background as a beauty therapist means she has a keen eye for skincare too so if you're worried about a breakout on the big day, she has you covered. What's more, the majority of her kit is 100% cruelty-free, natural, organic and vegan.
6. The Bridal Stylists
Located in Islington, North London, The Bridal Stylists are made up of 25 passionate MUAs with over 24 years' experience in the makeup industry between them. They've made their booking process so quick and easy, allowing you to choose from several style guides if you aren't sure where to start - including modern, boho, classic, alternative, and vintage. They also offer four different price points to suit all budgets.
7. Makeup by Juancy
Juancy Chapellin provides fresh and effortless makeup looks for her brides that ensure you'll still look like yourself on your wedding day - just with an extra special touch. Better yet, she's also a qualified nail technician so you can get your finger tips and toes wedding-ready too.
8. Wedding Day MUA
Wedding Day MUA is a London-based wedding makeup service run by professional makeup artist Tamara. Having worked in the fashion industry for 11 years, Tamara is able to coordinate your makeup look perfectly with your wedding attire for a finish that's truly breathtaking from all angles.
9. James Adisai
James Adisai is seriously talented and versatile, showcased by his ability to create everything from soft, natural looks to breathtaking drag makeup. He also specialises in makeup for East and South Asian clients and even offers hen party spa services!
10. Dani Ottmann Makeup
Dani Ottmann makes giving brides five-star treatment on their special day her priority and it's clear to see based on her shining reviews. She has years of experience in television and commercial, as well as bridal and wedding, so your makeup will look just as good in your wedding photographs as it will in person.
11. Wedding Code
Jolita Miseviciute is one half of Wedding Code, providing expert bridal and wedding party makeup in South East London and the surrounding areas. For Jolita, her makeup is all about enhancing a bride's features and revealing their natural beauty - something we totally agree with. You can rest assured she can give you exactly what you want with plenty of advice along the way too.
12. Tracey's Brides
Makeup artist Tracey at Tracey's Brides is a professional with a love for highlighting an individual's natural features through makeup. She loves nothing more than helping nearlyweds' inherent beauty shine through!
13. Aga Make Up and Hair
Aga, the artist behind Aga Make Up and Hair, has won numerous awards for her work. Using high-quality products, she loves crafting memorable looks for her clients, helping them feel their very best as they celebrate their special day.
14. Ruby Peacock Bridal Beauty
Based a little over an hour outside of London, Ruby Peacock Bridal Beauty is known for curating elegant wedding styles. Ruby, the company's owner, has been working in the beauty industry since 2013 and loves to create looks that fit each client's personality.
15. Makeup by Chandni
Makeup by Chandni is a hair and makeup artist that travels nationwide to provide clients with their stunning services. Chandni, the owner of the company, is skilled at creating both glamourous and classic styles, but specialises in gorgeous Asian bridal and wedding party looks.
16. Adele Artistry
Makeup artist Temi Adele runs Adele Artistry, a London-based makeup service. Adele is able to create long-lasting looks that will make it from the ceremony to the reception and all the way through the dancing.
17. Adeola Gboyega
Adeloa Gboyeha is often referred to as the 'Queen of Glow' and we only had to glance at her portfolio of beautiful pictures to see why. She creates natural and high-glam looks - all with a glass-like skin finish. If you're feeling a little daunted prior to your big day, Adeloa's friendly nature will soon put you at ease.
18. Kelly Dawn Makeup
Previously a Senior Global Pro Artist for Charlotte Tilbury, Kelly Dawn has worked with a seriously impressive list of celebs - even doing Made in Chelsea's Binky Felstead's bridal makeup. Expect romantic and warm looks with unbelievable radiance.
19. Brides by Aina M
Aina M creates modern looks for all skin tones and also specialises in Afro and European bridal and wedding party hair, so you can guarantee your whole look will work for you. Covering London and the surrounding areas, for a look that is effortlessly beautiful Aina is a go-to.
20. The Queen Hadassah
The Queen Hadassah (otherwise known as Esther), is one of London's top-rated makeup artists and is the ideal woman to have with you on the morning of your wedding. She even has her own YouTube channel so you can get to know her before you book!
21. Makeupology Bridal Makeup Artist
Bev, founder of Makeupology, is passionate about creating gorgeous looks for brides - her signature style being a natural application with a hint of soft glam. With over 10 years' experience as a makeup artist, Bev is also a specialist for Black/African and mixed-race skin and will have every bride feeling their most confident.
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