Frequently asked questions
What makeup do you use?
We use high-end, professional makeup products to ensure the best quality of luxury service. A few of our favorite brands are Charlotte Tilbury, Anastasia Beverly Hills, Tarte, Becca cosmetics, Hourglass Cosmetics.
Note: We love animals, and we decided to begin transitioning our makeup kit to use only high-end, CRUELTY-FREE makeup brands and products.
Do you offer bridal trials? If so, what is the process of that?
We do offer bridal trials and would recommend it! A trial is the best time to get to know each other, and find the ideal makeup and hairtyle for your wedding day.
Most Brides come to our studio which is located in Manassas, VA Zip 20111.
You can expect that your trial/consultation will last 60-90 minutes makeup only, if getting hair trial too it will also be 60-90 minutes. We will go over the ideas and what looks you were envisioning for your wedding day.
How far advance should I book a Makeup Artist?
Honestly, the sooner the better! We would recommend to book your favorite wedding vendors including Makeup and Hair Stylist as soon as you engaged!
Are you LGBTQ+ friendly?
Yes! Love is love is love & we're here to help you celebrate your love regardless of who you love!
Do you offer Airbrush makeup application?
Yes, we do offer Airbrush makeup for weddings, events and commercial work. Please when you inquire make sure to tell us if you prefer Airbrush makeup.
How far do you travel?
Wherever your wedding is taking place! We mostly book weddings and events in the DMV area, but we are happy to travel inside and outside the USA. For more information please fill out our inquiry form.
How do you sanitize and clean your makeup kit, and tools?
The client's safety is always our number 1 priority! Makeup by Ivett is Barbicide certified.
How do we keep our kit clean and sanitized? - Makeup brushes are spot cleaned after every application. There are also enough fresh makeup brushes in our team's artists kit, so we have a fresh set to use on every client. Liquid makeup is applied to/used off a stainless steel palette. Powder makeup does not harbor bacteria so they can used from the compact. We always carry 70% alcohol spray to clean as we work.
Can I book only makeup or hair services?
Absolutely, yes! We do not require to book both services to reserve the date with us. You can book only makeup or only hair services for your wedding or special event.
What is your COVID-19 safety protocol?
Our client's saftey is our number one priority! We are Barbicide certified. Our team always wear a mask during the whole appointment/on the wedding day. Before the makeup application begins, our team Artists will wash their hands. We always work with a sanitized and clean makeup kit, and makeup brushes, tools. We sanitize between clients.
Please let us know if you would like us to wear a faceshield+face mask during your appointment.