Beautiful Makeup and Photos

August | 2014

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Stunning Makeup and Photos.

You are never going to be photographed more on your wedding day, than any other day. Ensure you have everything looking perfect  Remember bad make up will show in photos!  So its vital you choose a experienced professional makeup artist to accentuate all the best features and diminish the ones you are not so happy .

As your makeup artist  I will create a look for you that will look stunning in reality and exquisite in the photos, less is not always more, when it comes to photos more is better, when the application is done expertly! The make up needs to be more heavy than an everyday for a number

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Beautiful Winter Hair

June | 2014


In the winter months keep washing your hair to a minimum, say two to three times a week and avoid hot hot showers you should opt for a gentle shampoo that won’t strip the hair of much needed moisture. A deeper conditioner should then be used to protect the hair and prevent damage from extreme weather or central heating. Also always make sure you dry your hair before leaving the house. Not only because you will get a cold, but the moisture in your hair combined with the cold air, will add further damage to your hair by making it more brittle and dry. By Mariessa

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Welcome to our new site

April | 2014

Mariessa Waddington | Makeup Artist and Stylist, Christchurch

Today I couldn’t be more excited – our new site ‘Mariessa’ and new brand is up and running. For the last few months we’ve been working hard to get it all together. As well as a totally new brand, we’ve completely redesigned the website to make things easier to find.

Resources for you

We’ve simplified our FAQs sections with a fresh new design that makes it easy to find exactly what you’re looking for. For example, if you want to know how to prepare for your wedding makeup trial –  just head to the FAQs- Weddings page.

Beautiful new galleries

Our new site provides a range of galleries to showcase our

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