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Iconic 70's Southern California Styled Shoot

This was an absolutely MAGICAL shoot!!! I was beyond excited to work with Christina Svez, a french wedding designer who recently moved to San Diego. She asked me if I was interested in doing something like this and obvi I was ecstatic!!! 

The venue was this rad house called: We Bunk You, 5147 Cape May Avenue, San Diego 92107.

The makeup I did was soft (as per the eyoosh), but I kept the brow thinner than I normally would, the skin a little dewier ( I wanted a shine, not so powdery) and the under eye not quite as bright. Eye liner all around was a must... the style of photography was a little more 70's as well... warmer... not as bright as the newer trends and a little more real looking (just not as istagrammy is what I'm saying). 

Urghhh I'm just dying over this beauty! The sunlight in her hair... Ahhh! I just LOVE IT!!! Thank you to the entire team that made this shoot a total success! I really appreciate you all and I can't wait for the next one! 

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Bridal Diaries - Kelli's Ethereal Wedding

Today a wedding I did the makeup for in San Diego was featured on Style Me Pretty! This Ethereal Wedding was photographed by Carmen Santorelli , flowers by Plenty of Petals, coordination by  Meadowsweet Events, Wedding Dress by Monique Lhuillier, Cake by Sweet & Saucy Shop, Bride's Shoes by Sergio Ferragamo,  Hair by Nancy Vestal Bridal Hair, Stationery + Calligraphy by The Pointed Nib, DJ: Mikey Beats, Ceremony Music by  Harp San Diego, Venue is The Darlington House,  Film Processing from  Swell Press Paper Co. and Rentals by Event Party Rentals.

Bridal Diaries - Ahn

Talk about natural beauty!!! Ahn's beautiful wedding, captured by the incredible photographer,  Carmen Santorelli, was featured in Modern Luxury California Bride Magazine. Click the images below for more details on all the vendors involved!!!