Nicole is an award-winning makeup artist and beauty blogger, named one of Allure Magazine's Top 15 Beauty Bloggers of 2014, and earning a coveted spot in The Knot's 'Best of Weddings 2017' list of Best Bridal Makeup Artists. Currently based in Santa Fe, New Mexico but originally from the New York City metro area, Nicole has a diverse bridal and fashion skill set. With a background in photography and fine art, her time spent as a photographer and model gave her an inside peek at the fine details of camera-ready makeup artistry and she instantly fell in love with the craft.
Nicole was Sephora's first Senior Artist in Connecticut, responsible for training and certifying makeup artists across the state. She has done runway makeup for New York Fashion Week and has worked with brands such as Bobbi Brown, Hourglass, Marc Jacobs, Nars, Smashbox, Stila, Too Faced, and Urban Decay. She has attended invitational workshops across the east coast and has trained with top makeup artists at the Make Up For Ever boutique in NYC.
She understands and utilizes color with ease, and expertly uses highlight and contour to bring out stunning bone structure. Nicole and her team offer on-location services for Santa Fe, Albuquerque and the surrounding areas to make your wedding day or photo shoot experience as easy and stress-free as possible.