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Where to Find: Wedding Makeup Artists in Ireland

Looking your absolute best and feeling like the queen you are is a huge priority on your Big Day! That’s why we always recommend hiring a professional. Wedding makeup artists know just how much makeup is needed to keep you glowing throughout the day and looking stunning in your photos too! If you’re looking for wedding makeup artists in Ireland, you’re in the right place. We have a selection of the best wedding makeup artists in the country so take a peek…



Make Up by Grainne, Cavan | View Profile

Grainne Kindlon is a freelance bridal makeup artist based in Kingscourt Co Cavan and travels all over the north east and further for weddings. Grainne has worked in the beauty industry since 2004. Her  passion is bridal makeup and loves meeting new brides and helping them prepare for their special day.


The Bridal Team, Donegal | View Profile

Founded by bridal hair & makeup experts, Tara McClean & Teresa Doherty, Bridal Team provides the very best wedding hair styling and wedding makeup artistry in the North West.

Whether it’s a polished upstyle, beachy waves, glowing skin or a bold lip, the Bridal Team will turn your hair and makeup inspiration into reality. Whether you choose to stay at home or at your venue, the Bridal Team conveniently brings the salon to you and your bridal party on your wedding day.


Aoife Boyle, Donegal | View Profile

Aoife is a qualified and experienced freelance make-up artist with over 7 years of experience in the beauty industry. Although based in the south of Donegal, she is available to travel nationwide to your desired location.

Having graduated from Ireland’s School of Make-up Artistry in 2013, Aoife has since been upskilling and training in different sectors of make-up artistry, including tv/film, editorial, and fashion. She has worked with many cosmetic brands including MAC, Benefit, and Chanel, and is continually upskilling and keeping up to date with the ever-changing trends of the make-up industry.



Ruthanna Makeup, Cork | View Profile

I’m Ruthanna, a freelance makeup artist with 16 years of experience in the industry, specialising in Bridal Make-up and Wedding Day Makeup. I am based in Bandon, Co. Cork but I travel all over Munster to enhance my brides’ beauty. For your convenience, I can travel to you for the trial also (mileage fees may apply)

Book me for your wedding day and you will get a friendly, professional makeup artist who is passionate about my job. I am a bridal expert who’ll create a fresh flawless and timeless look on your wedding day that promises to stay for the day.


Charlotte O’Mahony, Cork | View Profile

I am a trained Skin Care Specialist, Beauty Therapist and Makeup Artist with over 12 years of experience, specialising in both bridal and occasion makeup. I am not affiliated to any specific make-up range so I have no restrictions when it comes to the brand of makeup you prefer. Estee Lauder, MAC, Armani, Lancome, Bobbi Brown, YSL, Glo Minerals and Bare Minerals are my favourites, but can offer other brands if requested.

I am a perfectionist and passionate about achieving the desired look for my brides. I understand fully how personal makeup is and how important it is to listen to my client. Some brides to be will like a natural look while others are more comfortable with a dramatic look.


Christine O’Connor, Cork | View Profile

Christine has been named the south “Bridal Makeup Specialist” of 2018 at the national Irish MakeUp Awards, and was also a nominee for same in 2019 and 2020. She was also previously named “Best for Bridal Makeup” by RSVP in 2014.

Over the years she spent time at Inglot Cosmetics, where she was a Store Trainer, Supervisor and Senior Artist. Her work ranges from fashion shoots like RTÉ’s Nationwide with Ashling Thompson and making up clients like Dee Devlin, to doing one-to-one lessons with anyone looking for tips.


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Kelly Jane Hartmann

Kelly is a former wedding planner and a lover of anything pink. She believes that any bride can plan her own wedding, with a few tips and helpful tools.

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