My Beauty Services are currently on HOLD until 2023. No new bookings will be accepted during this period and all existing bookings will still be honoured..
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W E D D I N G M A K E U P
Your wedding day is one of the most special days of your life, and it is always an honour when I get the nod to make you look and feel beautiful.
I have a timeless style that portrays soft glam, glowing and radiant complexions, empowering you to feel like the best version of yourself.
I am based in Palmerston North, however I can travel all over NZ & beyond as well as cater to any other requests, please enquire here .
If you have any questions be sure to check the FAQ’S down below or flick me an email in the CONTACT section.
To make a booking click here
2 0 2 2 / 2 0 2 3 W E D D I N G P R I C I N G
MOB/MOG & OTHER WEDDING GUESTS: $100
FLOWER GIRL: $20 (minimal enhancement only, 15y+ are charged as a bridesmaid)
Lashes: individual lashes included
TRAVEL: please enquire
On sight touch ups: please enquire
Touch up Kits: $5
*minimum for bridal is 3, maximum is 9
*starts before 7am (including travel) incur an early start fee
S P E C I A L O C C A S I O N
M A K E U P
Doing you up for you school ball, 21st, graduation or to attend a special event is the best!
I am based at my home studio for special occasion bookings,
but can travel by request for bookings of 5+ (travel fees apply, subject to availability)
I now offer basic hair styling (curls, straightening & high pony only)
S P E C I A L O C C A S I O N P R I C I N G:
LASHES: $10 (Strip) $15 (Individual) $18 (Mink)
TRAVEL: request only
TOUCH UP KITS: $5
M A K E U P L E S S O N S
Whether you are the bees knees, know nothing or your an aspiring makeup artist wanting to perfect your craft,
I am here to help!
Lessons are tailored to suit, big & small groups as well as individuals!
1:1 $100 (90mins)
full face lesson
Focus Feature: $40 (40mins)
choose your area of practice (ie. brows, foundation matching)
Makeup Bag Lesson: $120 (120mins)
we will re-haul your makeup bag & i will show you how to use everything you have – in ways to suit you!
To make a booking – click here
C O M M E R C I A L W O R K & O T H E R
F R E E L A N C E S E R V I C E S
In addition to all of the above, I am also available for
commercial, catalogue, editorial, fashion, elopements, video and photoshoots.
I can cater to
birthday parties, children parties, hen’s do’s &
all of the inbetweens.
TESSA MARSH MAKEUP WORKSHOPS – LAUNCHING SOON!
SKIN TREATMENTS ALSO LAUNCHING SOON!
If there is something unique you’d like a personal quote on, just flick me an email
All services can be purchased as gift vouchers.
I N C A S E Y O U W E R E W O N D E R I N G
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN A MAKEUP ARTIST?
I have been in the industry 7 years now!
I’ve worked for a variety of different makeup brands including Bobbi Brown & YSL while beginning my freelance career, leaving to go full time in 2018
HOW FAR IN ADVANCE CAN I BOOK?
I take bookings up to 12 months in advance. For brides, I am happy to take details and
contact you as soon as the 12 month period is open, to ensure you don’t miss out.
PLEASE NOTE: ALL of my bookings require a deposit (50%) to secure
your date. Your booking is not confirmed until the deposit is received
COVID – 19 UPDATE: Deposits paid for makeup services are non-refundable, however in the light of the current pandemic, your deposit can be transferred to another star within the next 12 months (subject to availability) of your event is impacted by COVID-19. I ask that you are considerate when coming to your appointment and do not attend if you are sick. Clients who arrive unwell will be turned away and no refund will be given. Thank you for understanding.
CAN I ADD LASHES TO MY MAKEUP?
Unfortunately you are unable to bring your own lashes for me
to apply, however I do have lashes available to purchase with
your look. They vary from $10-18 a pair. Please state this
WHAT ARE TOUCH UP KITS?
Touch up kits are handy little bags for small little fix ups you need to make when on-the-go!
They come with a small sample of a lipstick of your choice, blotting sheets, mascara wand, tissues and mints!
Touch up kits are available to purchase with any service ($5)
WHEN SHOULD I HAVE MY TRIAL?
Trials are recommended around 2-3 months before the wedding so the wedding day is stress free.
I tell my clients to try book when they have a special occasion to make the most of their makeup.
Engagement parties/shoots or hens do’s are always a popular choice.
WHERE ARE YOU LOCATED?
I am located in Palmerston North, the exact address will be sent to you 2 days prior to your appointment. I am happy to move around depending on address, this is subject to availability* (extra fees apply)
I am mobile for ALL weddings.
DO YOU HAVE ANY RECOMMENDED VENDORS?
HAIR: Nicole Eastment – Embellish Hair on Russell St
Photo & Video: Sharna the Photographer
Wedding Design: Jen – Wild Rose & Co
B O O K I N G F E E S & C O N F I R M A T I O N
When you book, you will receive an email confirming date and time followed by an invoice which will show deposit and payment instructions.
Booking fees are 100% of the total service cost (incl. lashes) However these can be booked on the day – you must pay with cash.
Booking fees secure your time and day of appointment.
If you have booked, but are yet to pay your fee. You will be given 24 hours to pay you’re fee (unless negotiated with Tessa). Your appointment time will then become available for others to book.
A late fee of $10 is applied should you show up late to your appointment. 20+ minutes late and your appointment will be cancelled and the deposit will not be refunded. $20 of the booking fee is non-refundable once booking is secure, however refunds will be as follows.
C A N C E L L A T I O N P O L I C Y
28+ days = FULL REFUND
21-27 days = 50% REFUND
14-20 days = 30% REFUND
Less than 2 Weeks = NO REFUND
All cancellations due to COVID-19 will be dealt with on a case by case basis.