Allira Taylor is a makeup artist from Melbourne who works in both the fashion and bridal industry. She brings her experience working on photoshoots to every wedding, by ensuring makeup will look gorgeous both in a photograph and in real life. Allira's signature bridal look includes flawless, natural looking skin that is glowing in all the right places, with full, fluttery lashes.
She has worked for many years a makeup artist for Mecca Cosmetica, which has allowed her to be trained by the very best artists in the business, and attain a knowledge of beauty products that goes beyond makeup and in to skincare. She has also achieved a Certificate in Hairstyling from the BIBA Academy, and is a qualified Spray Tanner.
Marquise Bridal, Hugo Boss, Silent Theory, Swish Clothing, Bhumi Organic Cotton, Style Addict, HIA (Housing Industry Association), Azalea Swim and Clothing, Born in Byron Swimwear, Golden Grind, Coy and Cartel, South Cali Sunnies.
Vogue Brides UK, Ellements Magazine, Jute Magazine, Elegant Magazine, HairBiz Magazine, Polka Dot Bride, Just Magazine.
Hugo Boss seasonal showing, Scanlan and Theodore seasonal showing, opening of Harrolds Store Melbourne, Launch of St. Collins Lane.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How would you describe your makeup style?
I love creating makeup looks that are modern and fresh. Skin should look and feel like skin. No matter how much needs to be covered, I can create a flawless base that does not require layers upon layers of makeup. Along with creating natural-looking, flawless skin, I love adding glow in all the right places, creating full, fluttery lashes and making each person that sits in my chair feel fantastic.
Will my makeup last all day and night?
On your wedding day, you will be having such a wonderful time, that you will want to keep makeup touch-ups to an absolute minimum. This is why I use tried and tested techniques and products that will ensure makeup will look just as great when it is first applied as it does at the end of the night.
Where are you based?
I am based just minutes from Melbourne's Yarra Valley, and can travel all over Victoria.
Do you offer trials?
Absolutely! I conduct trials from my home studio, or I can also come to at an additional cost for travel. Trials are mostly conducted on weekdays, though some weekend dates become available during the off-peak season.
More information about what to expect, terms and conditions, payment options and how to prepare for your trial, will be emailed to you when you book your appointment.
Will you travel to me on my wedding day?
On your wedding day I will come to you, wherever you are getting ready, so that you can sit back, relax and enjoy being pampered with your very best friends by your side. More information, including a wedding schedule will be emailed to you when you book.
Do you offer hairstyling?
I don’t currently offer hairstyling services for weddings. However, I can recommend amazing hairstylists that I work with regularly who love effortless beauty as much as I do.
Which brands do you stock in your kit?
I only stock the highest-quality luxury products including Charlotte Tilbury, Tom Ford, Becca, Hourglass, Kevyn Aucoin, NARS, by Terry, Stila, Ellis Faas, Georgio Armani, Makeup For Ever and MAC. Only the very best skincare products make their way into my kit with products from Embryolisse, Bioderma, Tatcha, NARS Skin, and Charlotte Tilbury.
What are your prices?
What is the maximum amount of people that can get their makeup done per day?
I can accomodate up to 8 people per day. If you would like more services, or would like to get everyone beautified in a minimal amount of time, I can either bring an assistant or another makeup artist along. Please get in touch with me to discuss your options if this is what you're after.
I have more questions, how can I get in touch?
Please get in touch with me via phone on 0421 943 243, or email email@example.com. Alternatively, you can fill out an enquiry form and I will be in touch as soon as possible.
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