Joleta Keane will go down in history as being the most patient hair and make-up artist on the face of the planet. Why? Because every time I see her I say: ‘Oh flip Joleta, I really want to put you onto my website.’ And of course then one thing leads to another and I forget […]
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I think the first time I met Helga was a few years back when I shot the SA Weddings Bride of the Year Competition at Forrest 44. I remember us having a good chuckle while Helga went about doing her make-up thaaang to one of the brides. Back then her popularity was on an upward […]
I always go through a mental checklist when I work with a hair and make-up artist. Is she calm? Is she warm? Is she welcoming? Is my bride completely relaxed in her presence? Is she enjoying what she’s doing? And when she’s finished with my bride, do I say: ‘wow, wow, wow, you go girl!’ […]
I’m quite fussy when it comes to make-up as you can well imagine. I like make-up to go on and stay on. I like my brides to look absolutely drop-dead gorgeous. And I can tell you right now, that to make a girl look amazing and stay looking amazing for an entire day is no […]
So the first time I met Carla we were doing a bridal styling show together. She was doing the make-up, I was photographing. She was under a bit of pressure to say the least because she had half a dozen brides to get through. And she got through them without even lifting an eyebrow. The […]