Simplifying Beauty, Photography, and Business.

Hair and Makeup. That is how it started. And, I am proud of that. Beginning in the beauty business really taught me a lot about what a client really wants – how the client wants to feel. I learned that any client is really someone you are in a relationship with; you are sharing life…

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To Selfie or Not to Selfie

  There are times when a cell phone photo simply will not do. We all love to be able to regularly update our status with fun shots of the here and now, but there is a time and place where that simply will not do to really communicate with clarity, emotion or fairness. But why?…

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Pre-Prom Musts

With prom season upon us, pre-prom musts are key to achieving success on your very special prom day. Review the following items. Here is a quick and easy list to be sure your day is smooth sailing: The Week Before Make sure you understand your client’s needs and desired outcomes by setting a baseline: By…

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Beautiful Hair Basics

When taking photographs, it is striking how much hair adds warmth and interest to the photo. I believe that hair makes or breaks the quality of photos. That caveat to that is, hair must be no-fuss and not take over the shot, unless it is the focus (or editorial – purposefully dramatic). Especially when using natural…

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