"I will not retire while I’ve still got my legs and my make up box"

- Bette Davis

About

©  Cara Bendon, The Photo Boutique Hi! I’m Kylie. Lovely to meet you. I am a Make Up Artist and Beauty Specialist based in Hammersmith, West London. I work predominantly with Brides, helping them create the looks for their Wedding Day, I also dip in and out of commercial and editorial projects too. Volunteering as a Beauty Specialist for the Make Up Industry’s charity, Look Good Feel Better means I get to share my skills in a slightly different way. Lover of proper chocolate, macarons, and books that makes you laugh and cry. Technical skills include: SFX, false tattoo application, full tattoo coverage, acne and skin concern coverage and care, hair styling and hair extension fitting, HD Make Up for TV and Film, Make Up for Theatre, Theme and...

Services

CONSULTATIONS and LESSONS:   THE BEAUTY PA: Learn more about your skin type and how to care for it. De clutter and refresh your beauty bag. Be kept up to date on current trends, receive bespoke skin care and make up gift bags hand picked to suit you and your lifestyle. Personalised Make Up services when you need them and where.   THE WORKS: Learn how to Cleanse, Tone, and Moisturise in a luxurious and efficient way. Make Up Application offering advice and tips for creating a day time and evening look is included.   COMPLEXION: Learn about your complexion and how to get the most out of what you have been blessed with. Perfect, illuminate and shape your face accordingly. Leaves your skin feeling and looking radiant and flawless.   EYES: Learn how...

Trending for House of Fraser’s Beauty Blog SS14

Posted by on Jun 16, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Trending for House of Fraser’s Beauty Blog SS14

  So a few weeks ago I was asked to trend for House of Fraser’s beauty blog… Not bad eh? It was a fabulous opportunity to showcase my forecasting skills and I hope to be able to do more for brands and houses in the future. Among the cat flick trend, I made two other predictions: A light shimmer wash on the eye, keeping the colours on the champagne/ mushroom/ peach side to brighten the complexion and refresh the eye. Enhancing the socket with a staple colour to complement. Slates, chocolate browns aswell as black. Wear through to AW14 by switching the champagne tones with...

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Charlotte

Posted by on Jun 16, 2014 in Projects | 0 comments

Charlotte

All Make Up and Hair Styling: Kylie McMichael All Photography: TJP Studio Model: Charlotte Quita Jones at Models 1 Photographer’s Assistant: Cesare...

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Out takes: ModelKindUK

Posted by on May 14, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Out takes: ModelKindUK

Aswell as the below, check out the ModelKind Out Takes Album.   All Photography: Wren Creative Make Up and Hair Styling: Kylie McMichael and Hollie...

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ModelKindUK Calendar 2014

Posted by on May 14, 2014 in Projects | 0 comments

ModelKindUK Calendar 2014

As you may remember, I had the absolute PLEASURE of working with ModelKindUK. Co founded and run by friends of mine, models Iskra Lawrence, Hannah Shetler and Charlotte Quita Jones, we set about making a totally natural, airbrush and false lash free calendar to promote healthy body image in young women. All the ladies you see here were exactly as they are with just a hint of make up and hair help. All funds go to Cervical Cancer Research UK. We created the calendar not for profit, or day rate, but because we’re friends, colleagues and individuals who wanted to raise money for such an...

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