In 2008, Blush by M. Marie was started by founder/owner Melissa Marie with a passion for weddings and special events. Over the years she has built an award winning team made up of 4 Lead Artists, 16 Assistant Artists and 4 Interns. Together this team has built it's high reputation that it carries with a constant 5 star rating given by previous brides and clients. Each Lead Artist is trained, licensed and certified in both Bridal Makeup and Hair Styling technique. Every Lead Artist is fully equipped with today's top professional branding makeup and hair styling tools to ensure the most luxurious experience and overall look for your special day. We use only professional, photography friendly products to ensure that your look not only lasts, but that it is captured for each and every photo.   

Meet the Lead Artists


Owner and lead Artist, Melissa Marie,  started this business from the ground up 10 years ago with a passion for hair and makeup. While working on set as a hair stylist and makeup artist for some of TV's most popular networks, she dedicated her career to starting Blush by M. Marie. Melissa has not only mastered the technique of Bridal hair and makeup, but takes great pride in not only her work, but her team as well. She really creates a customized look for each bride and really listens to what her brides likes and dislikes are. "It's so much more then just hair and makeup for me... it's creating a specific look for each bride and being able to make them feel incredible! Being asked to be apart of my brides wedding is such an honor! I can't believe I get to call this work!" - Melissa Marie

Owner/ Lead Artist


As one of Blush's most requested Leads... Cristina is our official Lead Artist for the Texas area! Cristina has over 15 years of combined experience doing hair and makeup. When Cristina isn't doing weddings, she maintains a busy, loyal clientele at the salon where she puts her cosmology license to work. Keeping up with trend and mastering the years top wedding looks, is just a couple of the big things she does to keep her artistic heart happy! "I just love working with brides and their bridal party! it is so much fun to be apart of their day and around all that happy energy! I've said it many times... I love my job!" - Cristina 

Lead Artist


With years experience under her belt, Brittany has become a very popular requested Lead with Blush by M. Marie. She is known for her natural makeup techniques, elegant hair styles and sweet as can be attitude! Brittany loves to get to know her brides on a personal level and takes great pride in making her brides not only beautiful but completley in love with their look! "As a makeup artist, my clients are my first priority. I pride myself in not changing the natural features, just enhancing them. The word be-YOU-tiff-ful truly reflects my style as a makeup artist because I believe beauty is within; and I take the time to recognize that each person has a unique style and their makeup should reflect that" - Brittany

Lead Artist


With over 13 years experience in the beauty industry... it is no wonder that Erin is a well known artist in the Orange County area. In the past 10 years, her high reputation within MAC cosmetics has earned her not only manager roles but has taught Erin key qualities and techniques as a Bridal makeup artist. With her focus now being on Bridal, Erin has quickly become a well known Blush by M. Marie Lead Artist! "There is something so rewarding about doing weddings... its such an honor to be chosen to make a bride feel her best on the most important day of her life! I can't imagine doing anything else" - Erin

Lead Artist


Royane has been with Blush for more then six years now. Specializing in bridal hair and makeup has been her focus and her talent speaks for its self. Royane is known for her natural makeup applications and famous updos!

Lead Artist

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Assiting Artists