Why Steff Matheson Makeup Artist and her team?
We're local and mobile:
Based in the Newcastle, and Hunter region meaning that we're absolutely spoilt by the number of beautiful venues we are able to visit while servicing our brides and their guests. Our major service area spans Newcastle CBD, the picturesque Central Coast, lavish Hunter Valley wineries, Beach side weddings in Port Stephens. However on occasion we also get to travel south to Sydney / Wollongong area and even the Mid North Coast upon request. because of where we're located we're often able to offer our services with no travel free applied to a huge list of local wedding venues and accommodation.
We know what brides want:
A fresh, flawless face that will survive happy tears and makes you feel beautiful on the biggest day of your life. Just enough so you feel glamorous, but not heavy or cakey.
Our style is all about creating a glowing, radiant base, and highlighting your naturally beautiful features.
We love weddings, and we're passionate about each bride's experience, Focused on providing a chilled out, upbeat environment by ensuring our services will be completed and touched up before schedule, allowing you to spend as much of your wedding day with your loved ones.
Wedding and event makeup is special and different from your daily makeup routine, it has to be a perfect blend of beautiful in person makeup and gorgeous photographic contours so you look dimensional and radiant in photos, all while making sure your makeup lasts! through happy tears, cheeky kisses and our often hot and humid Australian climate. This is something key artist Steff Matheson has had to perfect for years before even entering the bridal market and going into business as an independent / solo artist.
Steff and her team pride themselves on their skill set and their knowledge to work on all skin types and shades, including women of colour. Having corrective products and skills to prevent ashy or sallow looking skin, clients can expect plump. fresh radiant skin, regardless of age, ethnicity or skin type.
We keep things simple:
Our prices are what you see is what you get, no sneaky surprises or surcharges, We've aimed to make sure our service is as common sense and logical as possible so that from the get go you know how much your investment in yourself on your wedding day will be.
With false lashes and lash application included in all makeup services ( with the exception being clients under the ages of 16) . We strictly use only high quality human hair and synthetic ethically sourced lashes. it's our personal belief that lashes finish off an event makeup and amplifies our clients features in photography so they're included in our pricing, leaving the choice up to the individual while they're in our chair.
We are growing:
As of 2016 our business as expanded to including a handful of other highly educated, qualified and passionate artists, to provide the same high quality work ethic and service to brides in the comfort of their wedding accommodation. This has been done to enable our service to appropriately encompass large bridal parties without long prep / waiting times. While also giving us the ability to service brides who still want Steff's style when she's no longer available or otherwise booked. Her policy is first in best-dressed ( or Faced!) so it's best to book early if you're wanting to ensure you get the artist you need there with you on your wedding day.
To book pop over to our contact page and fill in our contact form with as much information as possible so we can ensure you're given a guarantee of availability on your wedding date and an accurate estimate of your beauty investment for your wedding or event.