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Sarah's West Coast Bridal Look

This West Coast brides look embodies the tranquility of the Squamish outbacks with a simple textured bun, perfectly undone with pieces to frame. Her beauty look is completed with shades of mauve and neutrals to accentuate her green eyes and the wild backdrop. The high-planes: eyes, nose and cheeks, caught by light slivers peaking through the trees, bring attention to her graceful and glowing spirit. The two of them, enchantedly in-love.

3 Reasons Why Face Atelier Ultra Foundation Is My Favourite For Brides

Another plus of this innovative brand is that they are Canadian and owned by a strong female CEO Debbie Bondar. Who doesn’t LOVE that?! She avidly promotes the genuine girl, who uses makeup to empower her to live fearlessly and meet her goals. I love the message behind this brand, but what I love even more is that all you pro makeup artists out there can snag it up for 40% off with your Preferred Pro Program.

Top 5 Bridal Hairstyles 2019

Hey Brides! Ever find yourself scrolling on Pinterest confused with the endless possibilities? In a sea of a million different options, it can be hard to decipher which style will best suit your wedding vision and hair qualities. After getting multiple requests for the same style, its become pretty clear what is trending this year. Now, I am going to share with you, my secret list! Here are the hairstyles you should consider for your special day & why:

You've Been Asking... And I'm Going To Tell You: All About Beauty En Route

Hello my wonderful people, today I am going to share with you, all about my little baby, Audrey, aka, Beauty En Route. I’m finally ready to share inside “the experience” with everyone, why I created it, how I created it and the impact its had on my business. This is going to be a long-ish one, so grab your coffee and let’s get to it!

Vintage Inspired Bridal Photoshoot

I close my eyes and I can see the bride- beaded from head to toe- step out of her vintage car and into her party filled with guests dressed to the nines. Silk, chiffon, taffeta, fringe and sequenced dresses. Headbands, crowns, and hair comb decorating the ladies hair. Wearing purses covered with gold mesh and glittering beads matched with long gloves, fringe shawl or boa and cigarette holder in hand. The “era of wonderful nonsense," the 20’s were full of lavish parties with lavish people, all swishing and swaying to roaring 20’s jazz.

5 Ways A Goddess Session Changed My Self-Image

Today, I am sharing with you 5 ways a Goddess Session effects your self-worth. What is a Goddess Session you ask? Simply put, a Goddess Session is an experienced designed to bring out what makes “you” you and capture this essence. This session is a contemporary approach to the more traditional style of boudoir photography. Unlike anything else, this is not going to be an hour staged awkward poses and forced smiling. Intimate, raw and shameless, the products of this experience will speak volumes to you!

Here’s My Exact Guide To Rocking Your Next Beauty Shoot

You see another pretty model as you flip through a magazine, but do you ever stop to think about what goes on behind scenes? The concept of a photoshoot (I mean beyond your wedding or perhaps your headshot) may be associated only with cities like New York, that have bustling fashion industries and a million brands. But, that’s actually not the case. In fact, beauty and editorials are even done here in the small town of Vancouver. A stripped down, makeup focused shoot is an excellent

An Inside Look... The Face Behind Vancouver's Rolling Studio !

My name is Meagan MacRae and I am a 22 year old makeup & hair stylist based in the beautiful Vancouver, BC. I grew up in the suburbs with two loving parents and 3 older siblings. (2 being makeup-loving girls…. I bet you can imagine those bathroom fights, lol) While I've always been passionate about beauty, I never imagined I would end up here, rolling around Vancouver with the most adorable studio on wheels! Being a classic girly girl at heart, I appreciated many forms of beauty from fashion,