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 5 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
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
Making people feel good is my true love! There is no better job to me than being able to magnify someone’s natural beauty and spark that glow on the outside by creating a look that makes them feel their absolute best on the inside! I feel incredibly blessed to do what I do! I am a licensed cosmetologist and have been in the beauty industry as a hair stylist and bridal make up artist since 2016 and this profession and company is truly a gift. It’s not work when you love what you do! I specialize in color theory, bridal makeup artistry and hair design! I am extremely honored to be a part of The Blush Lead Artist Team!
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
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