proBeautyAngels Hair and Make-up Team – Bridal Lookbook Summer 2016

Gail and Eva the Beauty Angels created these beautiful hair and make-up bridal looks for our recent bridal photoshoot. They designed 3 different options incorporating vintage, boho and classic bridal styles for the source of their inspiration.

Hair: Gail @www.beauty-angels.co.uk

Make-up: Eva @www.beauty-angels.co.uk

The models are wearing Miss Clemmie bridal hair accessories, we stock a huge collection of this handmade range including one of a kind pieces – contact us to book a fitting with your Beauty Angels stylist @ www.beauty-angels.co.uk 

Thanks to Courtyard Bridal for the dresses, Iulia David Photography and to our models Jurate, Betty and Estera.

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BOHEMIAN BRIDAL 

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BOHEMIAN BRIDAL 

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BOHEMIAN BRIDAL 

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CLASSIC BRIDAL

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CLASSIC BRIDAL

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CLASSIC BRIDAL

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CLASSIC BRIDAL

vintage bridal hair and make-up

VINTAGE BRIDAL -1940 / 50

vintage bridal hair and make-up

VINTAGE BRIDAL -1940 / 50

vintage bridal hair and make-up

VINTAGE BRIDAL -1940 / 50

vintage bridal hair and make-up

VINTAGE BRIDAL -1940 / 50

Temporary Tattoo Camouflage

Tattoo coverage make-up

BEFORE

Hiding a tattoo can be difficult, but our airbrush technique conceals even the darkest ink.
We use a colour correcting camouflage product that creates a waterproof, non-transferable finish and provides coverage that lasts up to 2 days.

 

tattoo camouflage

AFTER

Louise wedding hair and make-up preparations at Crockwell Farm

Beauty Angel strikes again……I created hair and make-up for the bride, her two bridesmaids and mother of the bride at Crockwell FarmAnna Clarke Photography captured the hair and makeup preparations of Louise wedding morning perfectly. Pictures tell it all! Cant stop swooning over these……

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Hair & Make-up by Donna at www.beauty-angels.co.uk

Love these photo’s of Donna HMUA and Bettie Bridesmaid at Claire’s wedding morning preparation last August. ‪#‎weddingdayfun‬‪ #‎beautyangelsbridesmaid‬ ‪#‎hairandmakeuparist‬ ‪#‎hmua‬ ‪#‎bridesmaid‬‪#‎wedding‬ ‪#‎updo‬ ‪#‎makeup‬ #brettstanleyphotography #makeupartist

Beauty Angels Bridesmaids

Wedding Day Fun!

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happy days

We are in love with Miss Clemmie bridal accessories….

A friend of mine introduced Clemmie to me about 6 weeks ago. I met with her to view her collection which just blew me away……. I fell in love immediately.

Since, we have been collaborating together developing a selection of delights exclusive for our Beauty Angels brides.

Our pro team created the hair and make-up for Miss Clemmie’s debut collection, here is the Look book – BOHO LUXE. Its a rather exciting time to be part of Beauty Angels.

Handmade British designs, vintage inspired pieces made with the greatest love and creativity.  Handpicked by us….the perfect finishing touch to your wedding day hair.

Image magazine front cover wedding bridal

Beauty Angels Pro Team / Miss Clemmie

Oh and we made it on the cover of Image magazine, isn’t that nice of them. Full featured article inside on the collection shot at Castle Ashby Victorian Orangery.

Featured / Press

We’ve been published…

We feel so very honoured to have been asked to feature our work on some of the most prestigious wedding blogs and magazines across the UK. It really is testament to the hard work and passion that goes into ensuring our customers are presented with fresh creative bridal hair and make-up designs to the highest standard.

Features:

Rock My Wedding – Message in A Bottle
Love My Dress – Secret & Magical Autumn Wedding
Whimsical Wonderland Weddings – Woodland Engagement

 

Bridal Make-up and Hairstyling – Photo Shoot at Brampton Grange

I had the pleasure of being invited by Brampton Grange, Northamptonshire  to design and create wedding style hair and make-up for a commercial shoot.  I always love working on photo shoots and collaborating in a  creative team.

For the make-up, I pride myself in creating smooth flawless skin and in this case there was no exceptions.  I spend some time colour matching the foundation base to the correct under tone of the models skin.   My natural make-up style tends to be soft, well blended colours. I combined eyeshadow in varying shades of golds and pewter for a smouldering smokey effect, finished with false lashes.

Make-up Artist Northampton

Wedding Day Beauty

Professional make-up artist in the midlands

Smouldering soft eye make-up

“I was really pleased when I heard Donna would be working with us on the shoot. I’ve always thought that she stands alone in her ability to make a Bride look totally flawless, yet totally natural. Plus she’s fun to be around which is always a bonus!”  Elliot Patching, Photographer
Make-up and Hair created for Brampton Grange wedding photo shoot

Timeless beauty, perfect for your wedding day

A photo shoot always gives me the opportunity unleash my creativity, no restrictions just pure creativity (within reason for bridal work ). I enjoy hair styling and this shoot was screaming for me to create a more ‘avant-garde’ bridal up do.  Volume always looks good in photos, and my style of flowing feminine styling comes through every strong in this look, a bit like a walnut whip, woosh!!!  The neckline on the models wedding dress suits a up style for sure, and beautifully highlights her décolletage and elegant neck – I always take into consideration the overall look when designing hair. The whole picture has to work.

Beauty Angels Hair and Make-up is a recommended and trusted supplier at Brampton Grange. 

Hair and Make-up by Donna Grant Beauty Angels

Photographer Elliot Patching 

Dress and Headpiece Charlotte Harley Bride Couture 

Location Brampton Grange

Jane Austen Bridal Editorial Photo Shoot Image Magazine

Matt Edwards and I joined teams again to produce the images for the latest winter editorial feature for Image magazine Jan 2014 wedding edition.  The 18th century house on the Courteenhall Estate jumped out as being the perfect place to shoot, a stunning Georgian house set nestled in a beautiful Northamptonshire location and rolling parkland.  Johnny and Anna, the owners agreed and so the idea took shape….

My styling inspiration came from the great lady herself, Jane Austen. Her novels written in the 18th century, are somewhat comical story telling,  highlighted the dependance and importance of women finding a suitable husband for financial security and social status through marriage.  Women were expected to behave in a certain way, to retain their untarnished reputation.  (Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Emma)

I feel fortunate and deep gratitude to live as a 21st century women, with freedom to express myself and choice to marry for love, follow my own career.  I’m intrigued in the female characters in Austen’s novels,  the strong sense of feminity in her  female characters.  I’m fascinated in social conditioning and traditions, where it comes from and how this fits into our culture today . When I read Austen’s novels or watch movies inspired by her writings, I can connect with the origins of my own culture, manners and morals.

For this shoot, I’ve embraced Austen’s characters feminine essence to touch my hair and make-up designs, their beauty and elegance. I’ve added twists to challenge conformity ….subtle playfulness….you can be who you want to be on your wedding day, not what others expect.  

The principle house at Courteenhall is GRAND, but I sense a tingly, warm, at home feeling and that is very much to do with Johnny and Anna’s welcoming and personal approach. Their aim is to create a space for a bride and groom to feel at home, as Lord and Lady for the day, without any stuffy formalities.  Get your wellies on girls and boys!!

Courteenhall provided the perfect backdrop and inspiration for creating a modern  age Lady for a day.  Beautifully relaxed and unique….like you x

Timeless beauty…the light is soft and stunning

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Courteenhall (6 of 57)

Pride and prejudice fair tale bride

Laid back bride, country chic Fishtail braid

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Jane Austen Bride, flawless beauty

Lady for a day at Courteenhall Hall, beautifully relaxed…..

Playful and demure bride on a swing, expressing her little girl qualities

Bride winter, autumn in the earthy outdoors, beautiful contrast of autumnal colours

Hair and Make-up Donna Grant, Make-up Assistant Sian Ryan Beauty Angels

Photographer Matt Edwards Photography

Wedding Venue Courteenhall Estate 

Models Kira Harper & Sian Millard 

Flowers Youngs Nursery

Dress and Accessories The Wedding Wardrobe

Thank you everyone for all your hard work and contributing your time and effort to make this happen x

This editorial shoot featured in Image magazines wedding edition Jan 2014

Featured in Vitality Magazine for BABTAC discussing Xero

We recently featured in Vitality Magazine for BABTAC talking about Xero – a cloud based accounting system. We implemented the system this year and are delighted with the results and ensures we continue to provide a high quality service to our clients.

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