Best Makeup Artists in Greensboro

We scored 58 Makeup Artists in Greensboro, NC and Picked the Top 6

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Why These Makeup Artists?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Greensboro Makeup Artists on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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A By Amaris

A By Amaris is a makeup artist studio serving the Greensboro community. Clients can receive bridal makeup, special event makeup, airbrush makeup, individual lashes, brow waxing, brow extensions, and private makeup lessons. The team can also handle hair styling, and personal makeup shopping services are available as well. The licensed aesthetician and owner also works as a professional makeup artist for commercials and TV, fashion shows and photo shoots, and music videos, has worked for top-name cosmetic companies including MAC and Benefit, and has had her work featured in magazines such as Essence. A By Amaris also offers live and online for-credit classes for makeup artists and licensed beauty professionals. All in-studio or on-location services are by appointment only, and interested parties can submit their event details and exact needs via a form on the group's website.

Greensboro, NC 27401


Ashley Watts Makeup Artistry

Ashley Watts Makeup Artistry brings 10 years of experience in makeup to the community of Winston-Salem. The artist focuses on makeup that is "romantic & pretty" and strives to empower women to recognize their own unique beauty as well as teach them the techniques, styles, and colors that work best for their features and personality. Services include all-inclusive bridal packages, other event applications, makeup lessons, and makeup for commercial work, TV, and film. The owner previously worked for Benefit, has experience in media, salons/retail, editorial, fashion, and bridal/boudoir shoots, and uses cosmetics from MAC, Benefit, Laura Mercier, Anastasia Beverly Hills, Urban Decay, Dinair, and Juice Beauty. Ashley Watts has been interviewed in Carolina Wedding Magazine and was also featured in The Triad's Best for 2016.

Winston Salem, NC 27103


Carla White

Carla White offers makeup artistry in the Greensboro area and is backed by almost 10 years of experience. The on-location freelance makeup artist specializes in brides with both traditional and airbrush applications as well as hair styling that create a classic, long-lasting look. À la carte services include a bridal trial run, hair and makeup for bridal portraits, false lashes, eye-only makeup, and airbrush only, and Carla White's site also lists referrals to other wedding day providers. The studio's services for commercial shoots are available at a half and full-day rate, and interested parties should email for details. The artist has trained and worked with major cosmetic lines such as Tarte, NARS, Laura Mercier, Smashbox, Makeup Forever, and MAC and has applied makeup for commercial shoots, fashion shows, and photo shoots over the years.

Greensboro, NC 27406


Updo's Studio

Updo's Studio has been doing on-site hair and makeup all over the country for over 18 years. The team has performed on-location makeup and hair services at over 3,000 weddings as well as countless makeup applications and hair stylings for other special events such as proms and homecomings, bridal, maternity, and family portraits, and tv commercials, to name a few. Updo’s artists have trained under top makeup artists in New York, always strive to create a look that each client loves, and are happy to make any changes necessary to achieve that perfect look. Updo's Studio is a member of the Triad Bridal Association and has won numerous awards including The Knot Best of Weddings and Best of Triad Weddings, and has won the WeddingWire Couples' Choice Award five years in a row. The group also plans themed parties for all ages via its VIP, Royal Treatment, Princess Celebration, Pretty Princess, and other custom party packages. In March of 2017, Updo’s also opened a fashion, makeup, and all-around beauty boutique in downtown Kernersville.

Kernersville, NC 27284



ZJGLAM provides makeup artist services in the Greensboro area. The team is known for enhancing a client's features and offers makeup packages for the entire wedding party, The Princess Bridal Package, on-location photo shoots, and applications for proms, galas, and other special events. Additional services include "Just Lashes," Halloween/fantasy makeup, and GIRLZ Night Out GLAM for a night on the town. Customers appreciate the group's beautiful results and affordable prices, and the team boasts years of experience in the field as well as a dedication to accentuating each individual's natural looks. Artists are creative and flexible, can cater to a classic look or innovative design, and will always find the perfect tone and finish for all skin tones and types. Interested parties can phone or book an appointment via ZJGLAM's site.

Greensboro, NC 27455


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