Melissa is the founder of Bella Bridal Artistry. As a makeup artist for over 20 years, and national experience in a multitude of industries, Melissa loves working with brides. Building an intimate relationship with the bride is such an important role in making certain she looks and feels as beautiful as she has been dreaming of. Melissa holds the wedding day very special to her, getting to know the brides and the story of how the bride and groom met. Family and friends, funny stories, emotions and most importantly, spending the morning with a woman and perfecting her on the most important day in her life. Melissa is forever grateful for being included in each and every bride's everlasting memory! In addition to her warm personality, Melissa is a MAC certified artist, and has worked in the competitive Chicago and California wedding markets prior to her move to Asheville. She has been featured in numerous bridal magazines across the U.S.
Bobbi has over 9 years of experience customizing hair and makeup looks for weddings, fashion and special events. She is also experienced in working with people of all ages and skin type. Her goal is to enhance your natural beauty, creating looks that will last throughout your day. Bobbi is down to Earth, relaxed and absolutely loves creating a serene experience while executing clean, tasteful, beautiful looks!
Caroline is a licensed Cosmetologist in Asheville, N.C. As a hairstylist, she is passionate about the creative and artistic process of delivering the perfect style. Caroline also enjoys forming a special connection with each client. She is truly honored and excited to be a part of the magic of a wedding day! When Caroline is not working she loves spending time with her two daughter's and husband, playing music and spending time outdoors.
Alex is a makeup and styling expert from Miami, with 10+ years experience in the beauty and high fashion industry. Having worked for competitive brands such as Gucci, she's grown a keen eye for styling events through makeup and wardrobe. Always artistically enhancing an entire image through the small details, with high emphasis on makeup. She's passionate about delivering memorable moments and matching ones perceived inner beauty outward.
Amelia is a MAC certified freelance makeup artist from Chicago, with 3 years experience in the beauty industry. She has a strong sense of fashion and beauty and is always staying up to date with the latest trends. Amelia has a very warm and friendly demeanor and she strives to provide top notch service to each client. Amelia holds the wedding day as a very intimate experience. She enjoys meeting new people and creating a lasting memory.
Valarie is a cosmetologist from North Georgia. She became passionate about the beauty industry at a young age, growing up with 3 sisters to always practice on. Valarie strives to make her clients look and feel beautiful! She is a positive light to everyone she meets and everywhere she goes!
Hunter was born and raised in Asheville, NC. Since a very young age she has always had a passion for helping others, which led her to work in healthcare for 6 years and pursue a degree in health science. During this time Hunter discovered her passion for makeup. She started doing makeup as a way to boost her self confidence and soon realized that her passion was so much more. She loves doing makeup for others, especially on such a special day in ones life. It brings Hunter much joy to see women happy and feeling confident. She is extremely passionate about her career in bridal makeup as it has allowed her to continuously learn new skills and meet amazing people!
Tatiana is from a little island in the Caribbean Sea named Puerto Rico. Beauty is a part of her culture. Tatiana was the friend braiding hair and doing makeup in Puerto Rico. Since she was a little girl Tatiana has always been passionate about making others look their best! Tatiana is a nail artist, hair stylist and makeup artist. She has worked in the beauty industry for over 8 years. Tatiana finds honor in being a part of such a special day for the bride. It is always Tatiana's pleasure to serve brides and make certain she receives the look she has been dreaming of for her special day!