Jessica's creativity and discipline are evident in her work as an editorial makeup artist. Her lifelong love for the arts, beauty, fashion and make up blend nicely with other creatives, and beautifully showcase products, locations, and individuals. Jessica is always looking for creative challenges and new opportunities to develop her skills as an artist.
Wedding Makeup: Whether you are looking for a natural, fresh-faced look, or a more dramatic evening style, Jessica will make you look and feel like the best version of YOU. She brings a fun, calming presence to your wedding day, while allowing you to relax and enjoy the pampering on your special day. Jessica happily offers her wedding makeup services to people and couples of all faiths, genders, and sexual orientation.
Many women feel overwhelmed and lost when it comes to makeup. A makeup lesson with Jessica is a great way to pamper yourself or someone you know. Semi-private lessons can also be arranged for families, friends, or parties. Whether you are looking to update your look after years of the same routine, to add some glamour for an evening out, or just to learn the basics, each lesson is tailored to the individual. Each lesson includes, but is not limited to: discussion about skincare, skin type analysis, and skincare product recommendations; brow shaping and maintenance instructions (if needed); cleaning out your current makeup bag (Jessica will tell you what to get rid of, what to keep, and how to use those mystery products that your friend gave you); step-by-step makeup application; and detailed notes from your session, including product recommendations and where to find them. Jessica also offers makeup lessons for teens and tweens so girls learn how to do their makeup THE RIGHT WAY from the beginning! No raccoon-style black eyeliner, or orange, muddy-looking foundation! Not only do girls get a day of pampering and a confidence boost when she has a personal makeup session with Jessica, the knowledge of how to do her own makeup in a pretty age-appropriate way gives her the basics to equip her for a lifetime looking and feeling her best.
Photography makeup is different from everyday makeup. Having your makeup done by an experienced artist is the best way to ensure senior portraits you'll love to show to friends and family. With a background in commercial and fashion makeup artistry, Jessica knows there are specific rules, when it comes to the products used and the application technique, in order to make someone look fantastic on camera. Jessica's approach for senior portraits is alway to make her client's look and feel like the best version of themselves, while hiding flaws and accentuating each individual's best features, naturally. Plus, when Jessica does your makeup, you get the added benefit of an an all green, non-toxic makeup look, which is extremely important during the teen years when girls are particularly sensitive to the exposures of hormone-disrupting chemicals. You will be able to smile and show off your naturally gorgeous self because your makeup will be natural, beautiful, and safe for both you and the planet.
With experience on a variety of film projects, including: music videos, short films, television commercials, independent films, and feature films, Jessica is well-known for her natural-looking makeup for HD video and film. Jessica is exceptionally organized and detail oriented, which makes her an ideal artist and hair stylist for film. Jessica specializes in straight and corrective beauty makeup, but is also able to do light special effects and hair styling as needed.