The Ageless Makeup Series: Concealing Brown Spots { via The Rich Life (on a budget) }

via The Rich Life (on a budget)

“One of my biggest ongoing makeup dilemmas is learning how to achieve an everyday natural look as my face ages. I have many issues today that I didn’t have ten or even two years ago. I would love to learn how to address those individual issues in a simple and realistic way and I knew Veronica could help. We put our heads together and came up with The Ageless Makeup Series. Continue reading

Modern Beauty by Mariah | Portrait Makeup & Hair | Jessica


{ Modern Beauty } a unique portrait package by Mariah Smith, a Sonoma County based photographer. Mariah is a true artist. She has an innate ability to create moments where her subject is feeling confident and gorgeous, and then to … Continue reading

Melissa + Paul | Vintner’s Inn, Santa Rosa Ca


One of the most memorable weddings of the 2012 season, Melissa & Paul are a couple so genuinely happy it is contagious! Within moments of my first conversation with Melissa’s mom Mrs H, I knew if she hired me (which … Continue reading

Bridal party beauty | to hire a pro or not?


Bridal party style & beauty is one of the most fun parts of a wedding! I always recommend providing your entire party (and the moms!) with hair and makeup services. DO NOT skimp on this part!
Here are a few reasons why it is imperative to work professional hair & makeup into your budget: Continue reading

Mr & Mrs Y | Napa Destination Wedding | 2012


This wedding was recently featured on Style Me Pretty! Absolutely stunning photos of their day captured by Shanni of What Shanni Saw. Visit the full gallery here. Enjoy! Congratulations Tracey & Mark! August 25th 2012 :: Private Estate, Napa Ca Event Coordination … Continue reading

Bridechilla commercial photoshoot | 2012 Makeup & Hair Artist Veronica Passalacqua


I love everything Mary Ellen Murphy dreams up (she’s also the creative brains behind Off The Beaten Path Weddings) this is her latest ingenious endeavor. Gorgeous photos by onelove photographer Julie Hanna. Scrumptious & beautiful custom cupcakes by Heidi Hebein, freelance pastry chef/baker. Enjoy the pics then order some goodies for a bridechilla in your life! Continue reading