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 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 and has won The Knot’s Best of Weddings consecutively for seven years starting in 2013-2019 for best bridal makeup artistry within the Northern and Central New Jersey region.
In addition to makeup artistry, Meli’s passions include international travel, fashion, health & fitness, creative writing, photography, and interior decorating.