Samantha Look Photography
Olivia Marshall Photo
I'm so glad you're here. 💕
Your wedding day beauty is such a personal experience, and choosing the perfect hair and makeup artist can be so overwhelming. You deserve to have the wedding hair and makeup of your DREAMS, and that's why I do what I do.
With over eighteen years as a hair and makeup artist, and eight years working at the most stunning wedding venues in Napa and Sonoma, I have helped hundreds of brides feel like the most stunning, authentic version of themselves!
Imagine for your wedding day...
A relaxing morning with those you love the most.
Hair and makeup that runs smoothly and on time.
Confidence in knowing that your hair and makeup will look absolutely flawless.
Working with a hair and makeup artist who prioritizes your personal beauty experience.
I am just as obsessed with your wedding as you are, and that's why your hair and makeup are my only priority. My luxury, bride focused, approach allows me to focus all of my time and attention on you (as it should be!)
Napa Valley bridal hair and makeup artist, corgi mom, and coffee lover.
My Signature StyleMy signature style is what I refer to as "Noticeable, yet natural”. Think of Sofia Richie, Charlotte Tilbury and Hailey Bieber - that effortless, elevated “It Girl” beauty that’s fresh, sophisticated and modern. What you won’t find in my portfolio is over the top glam, heavy strip lashes, or dated prom worthy hair. Just chic, feminine bridal makeup and effortlessly cool hairstyles.
My ServicesUnlike most stylists who require a 6+ service minimum, I only provide services for the bride (Okay, and maybe one other VIP.). Some hair and makeup artists do it ALL, and while I LOVE that for them, that's just not my style. I focus on doing one thing very well - and that is taking care of you. If you need services for extra people, no worries! I have a list of trusted teams to send your way that would love to take care of your besties and loved ones!
ExclusivityI only commit to one wedding per day, so on your wedding day I am exclusive to you. No rushing through 10 bridesmaids or jetting off to make it to my next appointment, just bride centered beauty services that leave you feeling supported and confident.
Full Concierge ServicesYour wedding day will be a LONG one, so let's make sure you look flawless in every photo. Beauty concierge services allow me to support you through all those first look tears and pre ceremony kisses. I'll be by your side keeping you fresh faced and photo-perfect at all times (trust me, your photographer will love it!) This includes lip and shine touch ups, adjusting your hair and veil, or helping to carry your gown and bouquet. It’s like I’m your wedding day Fairy Godmother! These important services are especially helpful on those hot, windy or rainy months!
Exceptional Quality & ExperienceHiring a professional that does FLAWLESS hair and makeup is important, but hiring someone that knows the ins and outs of how weddings work is CRUCIAL. As a beauty expert that exclusively specializes in weddings, I know that successful wedding days run like a well-oiled machine. Not every hair and makeup artist knows how to navigate the demands of a wedding day. Hiring an experienced artist that specializes in weddings helps to ensure that your entire morning runs smoothly (and most importantly, on time!)
Olivia Marshall Photo
My specialty is creating hair and makeup that's flawless both in photos and in person.
It's so important that my clients feel amazing in their skin on their wedding day. Your beauty experience can have such an impact on your confidence, and it's my number one goal to ensure you feel like yourself - but elevated!
Love Letters 💕
"When researching wedding hair/makeup artists, honestly a lot of the pictures begin to look the same with the exception of Rachel. I felt so reassured that she understood my vision and could tell she was really listening to me... And an added bonus - she is the sweetest person with the most calming energy."
Elena - Jihan Cerda Photo
My services are perfect
FOR THE BRIDE THAT
Wants to look and feel like the most elevated version of themselves on their big day.
Values a natural, chic aesthetic over heavy or dated glam looks.
Dreams of the perfect clean low bun or soft effortless waves.
Hopes to hire an experienced artist that specializes in weddings and more importantly, BRIDAL hair and makeup.
Katie Edwards Photo
More Kind Words
"I can't thank you enough, Rachel. Hair and makeup was the easiest decision to make once I met you. I've never felt more beautiful in my life, but on top of everything you left me feeling so supported and heard. I couldn't ask for a more perfect experience on my wedding day."