Laurels
Best Makeup Artists
in Pittsburgh
2018

Why These Makeup Artists?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored makeup artists on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best makeup artists in Pittsburgh, PA.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

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

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Allison Roth Studio

Allison Roth Studio is a makeup artistry studio that is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Allison Roth is an esthetician and has been working in the industry as a professional makeup artist for over 20 years. The studio offer Xtreme lashes, bridal services, and makeup services. On-location commercial and day makeup services are available. Allison Roth Studio won The Knot Best of Weddings Hall of Fame Award. The studio's beautiful brides and clients were recently featured in the Bridal Guide Magazine, Whirl Magazine, Pittsburgh Magazine, About.com Weddings, The Knot Magazine, and more.

Pittsburgh, PA(412) 427-8078

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BEK Cosmetics

BEK Cosmetics is a makeup artistry studio that is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The studio offers bridal services, spa treats, special events, and commercial services. This studio features the bridal package, which includes a trial run prior to the wedding with digital photos of the completed look. BEK Cosmetics also provides makeup application of studio or airbrush makeup, depending on skin type. The studio professionals will also do any necessary tweezing, individual custom-fitted false eyelashes and waterproofing mist on the wedding day. BEK Cosmetics can travel up to 30 minutes each way.

Pittsburgh, PA(724) 825-0145

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Bongiorno, Bella! Makeup and Hair by Phylicia

Bongiorno, Bella! Makeup and Hair by Phylicia is a hair and makeup artistry studio that is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Phylicia Bongiorno Kalivoda is a premier makeup artist and hair stylist and has been a licensed cosmetologist in the state of Pennsylvania since 2007. She was professionally trained at Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy in Erie. Bongiorno, Bella! Makeup and Hair by Phylicia offers bridal packages, wedding attendant packages, and special occasion packages.

Pittsburgh, PA(814) 602-1153

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Bridal Art by Marissa Julin

Bridal Art by Marissa Julin is a freelance bridal service company located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Services include bridal hairstyling, traditional and airbrush makeup for brides and their bridal parties, and trial runs for them as well. Bridal Art by Marissa Julin will come on location to clients on their wedding day and is always excited to perfect a one-of-a-kind, picture-perfect look.

Pittsburgh, PA(724) 630-0608

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Classic Hair and Makeup

Classic Hair and Makeup is a hair and makeup salon that is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and was founded in 2015. The salon specializes in classic facial waxing, classic coloring, classic texture and extensions, classic makeup, classic styling, and classic express services. Classic Hair and Makeup strives to create timeless styles.

Pittsburgh, PA(412) 251-0494

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Courtney Holdrieth Makeup Artistry

Courtney Holdrieth Makeup Artistry is a makeup studio that is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Services include bridal makeup, bridal spray tanning package, special occasion makeup, and spray tanning. Courtney Holdrieth has 420 hours of combined intensive training at the prestigious Makeup Designory School in New York City. This studio has been seen in The Knot Magazine.

Pittsburgh, PA

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Jae Lee Paredes, LE

Jae Lee Paredes, LE is a makeup artist who is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She offers bridal makeup services, makeup lessons, and lash extensions plus specializes in airbrushing for all wedding parties. Jae Lee Paredes, LE won the Wedding Wire Couples’ Choice Awards 2013, 2014, and 2015. She also won The Knot Best of Weddings Hall of Fame Awards and was recognized with the 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 The Knot Best of Weddings Awards.

Pittsburgh, PA(412) 327-6333

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JL Makeup Studio & Beauty Boutique

JL Makeup Studio & Beauty Boutique is a beauty salon located in Washington, Pennsylvania and was established in 2015. Services include bridal services, lash extensions, lash and brow, lifts and tints, tattoo covering, makeup, and waxing. JL Makeup Studio & Beauty Boutique fuses talent, professionalism, and over 20 years of combined experience to build an impeccable reputation.

Washington, PA(412) 551-8855

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JP Makeup Artist

JP Makeup Artist is a makeup artistry studio that is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The studio's professional makeup artist, Jennifer Palermo, has been in the industry since 1988 and has worked for Estee Lauder, Clinique, and Prescriptives in New York and New Jersey. Services include bridal makeup packages, photo shoot makeup, fashion show makeup, makeup lesson/class, and makeup lesson/class.

Pittsburgh, PA(724) 502-6006

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Kiss and Makeup

Kiss and Makeup is a makeup artistry studio that is located in Greensburg, Pennsylvania and was created by award-winning makeup artist, Lisa Johnson. The studio has been serving Western Pennsylvania for over 14 years. Services offered include bridal, on-location, and beauty concierge services. Kiss and Makeup has been Voted #1 in Pittsburgh for Makeup Artistry by The SunTimes Network.

Greensburg, PA(412) 610-0512

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Makeup Design by Lyndsie Hinch

Makeup Design by Lyndsie Hinch is a freelance makeup artist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and she also travels on location. Lyndsie Hinch is a professional makeup artist, spray tan technician and licensed cosmetologist who attended and graduated from Bella Capelli Beauty Academy. This studio won the Wedding Wire Couples’ Choice Awards 2016-2018 and the Thumbtack for Professionals Best of 2015 Award.

Pittsburgh, PA(412) 999-9245

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My Cosmetic Solutions

My Cosmetic Solutions is a permanent makeup clinic that is located in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania with over 20 years of experience. This clinic specializes in permanent makeup, skincare and facial treatments, and fat loss and cellulite reduction. Permanent cosmetic services include permanent eyebrows Brow Brilliance™, permanent eyeliner, and permanent lip color. The technicians of My Cosmetic Solutions constantly immerse themselves in the training of the latest and most innovative procedures.

Canonsburg, PA(724) 745-7550

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Patty Bell Makeup, LLC

Patty Bell is an award-winning film, television, print, red carpet and bridal makeup artist and a member of the New York hair and makeup union, IATSE #798. She has over 25 years experience and is the owner of Patty Bell Makeup, LLC., providing makeup services and lessons in her studio or on location in Pittsburgh and the tri-state area.

Pittsburgh, PA(917) 971-2068

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Pittsburgh Makeup by Julie Marckisotto

Pittsburgh Makeup by Julie Marckisotto is a makeup artistry studio that is located in Greensburg, Pennsylvania. Julie Marckisotto has been in the beauty industry for 20+ years. She is a premier makeup artist and a licensed cosmetologist who specializes in airbrushing. Pittsburgh Makeup by Julie Marckisotto offers makeup lessons and spa services. This makeup artistry studio won the Wedding Wire's Couples Choice Awards 2009 through 2016.

Greensburg, PA(724) 468-8317

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The Beauty Xpert

The Beauty Xpert is a makeup artistry studio located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, providing on-site bridal hair and makeup services in Pittsburgh and the surrounding areas. On-site wedding day services include hairstyling, formal hair design, wedding updos, traditional makeup, airbrush makeup, eyelash application, and extensions. The Beauty Xpert won the Wedding Wire Couples’ Choice Awards 2014, 2015, and 2016. This company has been seen on The Knot.

Pittsburgh, PA(412) 877-0160

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Valarie Panei Professional Makeup Artist

Valarie Panei Professional Makeup Artist is a makeup artistry studio that is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This studio offers professional and bridal services. Bridal services include custom airbrush makeup application, traditional makeup application, lash application, trial makeup application, rehearsal and engagement makeup sessions, custom airbrush tanning, and on-site hair services. Valarie Panei has been a licensed and insured cosmetologist since 2001.

Pittsburgh, PA(412) 480-1132

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Veiled Complexions

Veiled Complexions is a makeup artistry studio that is located in Bethel Park, Pennsylvania. Stephanie Davis, the owner and master artist, is a licensed professional makeup artist and manicurist with over 15 years of experience. The full services list includes bridal consultation, on-location bridal party services, tattoo coverage, engagement or boudoir shoot, senior pictures, headshots, commercial, spa facial/skin care consult, and tattoo coverage. Veiled Complexions also offers makeup lessons and provides in-studio and on-location makeup services.

Bethel Park, PA(412) 527-0967

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