Meli is a professional freelance makeup artist who specializes in bridal makeup and all special events. She is based out of Central New Jersey and serves the tri-state area.
Meli studied makeup artistry at the prestigious Make-Up Designory (MUD) in New York City and obtained a Certificate in Beauty Makeup. Upon graduation, Meli landed a full-time artist position at MAC Cosmetics where she became a certified MAC Artist. In addition, she has worked as a Product Specialist for the company and has also attained advanced makeup certifications to broaden her skill set. Her cosmetic background also includes working for other leading cosmetic lines including NARS and Chanel.
With makeup artistry, Meli is most passionate about bridal makeup and designing the perfect look for all her brides-to-be. She is featured as a spotlight artist on The Knot with perfect five star ratings along with winning The Knot’s Best of Weddings 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 award for best bridal makeup artistry within the Northern and Central New Jersey region.
In addition to makeup artistry, Meli’s passions include world travel, fashion, health & fitness, running, writing, baking, cooking, decorating, working with children, and meeting new people.