Hint of Shimmer: On-location Wedding Makeup Reviews
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Reviewed On 10/16/2019 by Morgan G
Lauren did a great job on everyone's makeup in my wedding party, including our mothers and my flower girl! After looking over my trial photos, there were a few things I wanted to change about the look, and Lauren executed the changes perfectly ...
on my wedding day. The airbrush foundation looked so natural in person, and everything looked better than I could've imagined in my photos! Thank you, Lauren!
Reviewed On 6/19/2019 by Cassidy B
Lauren and Kelly are amazing! They tag teamed myself and my bride and did such a phenomenal job. We did not do a trial run, so I was nervous but they immediately put my mind at ease. I would highly recommend this dynamic duo!
Reviewed On 1/13/2019 by Salyna G
Loved working with Lauren and her team! I had six bridesmaids and my mother all getting hair and makeup done - needless to say I was sure it would chaotic getting ready! But Lauren and her team were extremely professional in both hair and makeu...
p! Everything was timed out, so things ran smoothly all morning!
Not only was I impressed by her professionalism, but she did AMAZING work! I loved my makeup and hair style - all of my bridesmaids and wedding party looked fantastic! Great experience! Highly recommend Hint of Shimmer!!
Reviewed On 12/04/2018 by Helen H
My bridesmaids and I looked absolutely gorgeous on my wedding day! I am blown away by how such natural simple makeup looked so amazing in pictures. Lauren does a wonderful job with the airbrush and she is extremely professional. She is a wonder...
Reviewed On 11/15/2018 by Susan W
Lauren’s professionalism and quality are first class! I would highly recommend her for any of your special occasions!
Reviewed On 10/22/2018 by Sarah P
I first met Lauren as a bridesmaid in another wedding. The team made perfect brought everyone’s individual style into an amazing cohesive group. I loved their work so much I used them for my own wedding in which they killed it. Highly recommend...
Reviewed On 10/18/2018 by Frances M
Lauren was an absolute joy! She arrived early, was so accommodating to our entire group, and our friend group (essentially professional bridesmaids) could not stop raving about her amazing work! We’ve even tried to get her for another wedding, ...
but we were scooped by someone lucky enough to snap her up! I cannot say enough good things about Hint of Shimmer! Fun, professional, and SO talented!!!
Reviewed On 9/17/2018 by Kristen M
I am so happy with my experience with Hint of Shimmer. Lauren did our makeup, and Kelly did our hair. They were both great to work with, showed up on time, and were very accommodating in making sure I really loved what they had done, and fixed ...
it if I had any hesitations. I was very nervous about doing fake eyelashes. We first tried them during my trial and I only kept them on for about 4 hours, it just didn’t feel right on me. On the day of the wedding we decided to do them, and she cut them a little bit since I wanted a less dramatic look. It turned out very nicely :) Thanks for everything Lauren, you’re great!
Reviewed On 7/09/2018 by Christina M
I just wanted to say a big thank to Lauren for working with me, my mother and my bridesmaids to create individually beautiful looks for everyone. I was nervous about getting my makeup done (it was my first time) and Lauren answered all of my q...
uestions, looked at all of my pictures and patiently calmed my nerves! Having her arrive at our house on my wedding day was like ushering in a zen-like peacefulness! She managed many personalities expertly and I know it was not easy!! I can't thank her enough for helping to create a such a magical day...and in the midst of a heat wave - all of our makeup looked great all night! She's the best!
Reviewed On 6/04/2018 by Katie M
Lauren was so great and helpful at a time in need! I had a terrible experience with my bridal makeup and Lauren and her crew came to my rescue!! I loved my bridal makeup trial with Lauren and my makeup she did for my wedding day was even better...
!! I had 9 bridesmaids and she and her assistant were super efficient and fun to talk to, making the experience very enjoyable as all of my bridesmaids felt pampered and very pretty!Thanks to a very helpful, very stress free experience!!I highly recommend Hint of Shimmer for your wedding day makeup!
-Katie Segner 5/27/2018
Reviewed On 6/04/2018 by Mary J
Absolutely amazing artistry. I genuinely feel like Lauren and Kelly are artists that make every woman feel like queens. Lauren was responsive and that made me book her instantly. This is a priceless commodity in wedding planning, and she was wi...
th me every step of the way. I showed Lauren and Kelly what I had wanted, and on our trial they nailed it first time. I recently booked them for my wedding Memorial Day weekend, and they did such a thorough and flawless job on my hair and make-up, 5 bridesmaids hair and make up, and 3 mother's hair and make-up. And we ran ahead of schedule! Lauren and Kelly did a great job not only on our hair and make up (which is hard to please that many people, much less my family), but I felt like they were part of the family. This is one of the most important vendors for a bride and I cannot stress how thankful I am to them for their diligence and artistry for helping me have my dream wedding.
Reviewed On 1/16/2018 by Natalie S
What an amazing day our wedding was! A large part of this was the work of Victoria (hair) and Lauren (makeup). My hair and makeup trials were handled with as much care as the day of the wedding. Both of these ladies worked to make sure that eac...
h of the bridesmaids, the mothers of the groom and bride, and the bride had their hair and makeup exactly they way we had envisioned. For example, Lauren changed my lip color at least three times! Yikes--that sounds like a crazy bride moment--and she handled it with style and finesse. Fantastic work--kudos!
Reviewed On 12/27/2017 by Andrea C
I had such a great experience with Hint of Shimmer! It started with a quick search of wedding makeup/hair artists in Austin, where I was looking for someone with a fresh style and the flexibility to not stay totally "bride-y" in their choices. ...
I did my first makeup trial with Lauren and found that while I had gotten exactly the look that I had asked for (and one that looked lovely) on about 2 week's reflection (I take a while to process), it wasn't really me. The hair part of the trial was a little easier because I have very short hair and we were able to work out what little kinks there were in no time. Lauren was so patient with me and we did another trial where I was better able to talk about what I liked and didn't like. She was so accommodating and managed to find a perfect look that was both very me and very polished. They also made my bridesmaid and mother feel like royalty (seriously guys, they were so happy!).
I really felt so beautiful and the photos came out so well because the gals at Hint of Shimmer really know their business. Would absolutely recommend them to anyone without hesitation.
Reviewed On 12/08/2017 by Katie H
I have only had my hair/makeup trial and am already blown away by Lauren (owner) & Kelly (hair stylist)! From day 1, Lauren has been extremely easy to work and communicate with. They have a great range of services to choose from and make the pa...
yment/decision process super easy.
I went in today for my hair/makeup trial at Lauren's house & was running super late - Lauren was very understanding and remained calm & collected! Right when I got there, I could tell Lauren & Kelly make a solid team & are both super talented at what they do. They have their process down! Which is super helpful when doing a bride, 8 bridesmaids, 2 moms, and a grandma's hair/makeup on your wedding day!
I sent Lauren some pictures of what I was thinking for my hair & makeup.. and then they went to work! They get to know you as a person which is why they do such a great job putting together a custom look. I'm so excited for our wedding day! Thank you Lauren & Kelly!
Reviewed On 11/29/2017 by Miranda R
Lauren was fantastic! I found Lauren on the Knot based on reviews and she did not disappoint. I did one makeup trial at her home and it went so well that we didn't need to tweak anything for the day of. I got so many compliments on my makeup th...
at day and it's all thanks to Lauren. Lauren also did my bridesmaids makeup and they all looked flawless. Thank you!
Reviewed On 10/30/2017 by Morgan W
Lauren and Kelly did the hair and make-up for my whole bridal party and I was so impressed. We made a few tweaks to my look between the trial and day-of and both my hair and make-up turned out perfectly. I felt beautiful and it was all thanks t...
o these two ladies. Lauren is very communicative and a real professional. They were always early and I LOVE that. Thank you ladies for making my day perfect!
Reviewed On 10/30/2017 by Nicole D
She did an amazing job on my make up and it was exactly what I wanted. She was quick and punctual!
Reviewed On 10/24/2017 by Carly T
Lauren and Kelly were AWESOME - they were helpful and accommodating from the start! I went for my hair and makeup trial run and ended up changing my entire look multiple times and Kelly and Lauren adapted flawlessly to my requests! Without havi...
ng a clear idea of what I wanted, they both put together a look that seemed effortless and made me feel beautiful!
Reviewed On 10/23/2017 by Nicole M
I really enjoyed having the ladies from Hint of Shimmer do makeup and hair for my bridesmaids, flower girl, my mom and I! They were accommodating with our schedule and very helpful when I had a question in the weeks leading up to the wedding. W...
e really liked our airbrush makeup! It was comfortable and lasted through all the happy tears of the ceremony and the partying of the reception! I loved my hair, too! I definitely recommend their services!
Reviewed On 10/23/2017 by Melissa W
Lauren was AMAZING! I did not have a clear picture of what I wanted, just a vision of what I could look like on my wedding day and my reception. She got everything perfect! She not only styled me for my small family wedding, she also styled ...
me for my reception that was 5 weeks later. I had 2 different looks for both events and could not have been happier with the outcomes. Not only is she reliable, but she is incredibility sweet and accommodating and made the entire experience easy and fun! Could not recommend anyone more highly than her!
Reviewed On 10/23/2017 by Kelsey C
I couldn't have asked for better make-up for me and my bridesmaids on my wedding day! Lauren and her team were so great and all of my (10) bridesmaids looked stunning. I was also so happy with my makeup, and I received so many compliments! It a...
lso looked fabulous in pictures and stayed in place all night long.
Reviewed On 4/24/2017 by Maricel D
Lauren (Owner and make-up artist) and Kelly (hair) are an unstoppable pair. Lauren was incredibly responsive from the beginning. She provided detailed quotes, answered all of my questions, and sent me contracts and information quickly. I went t...
o Lauren's studio to get my hair and make-up trial done for bridal photos, and was really pleased with the process and results. I brought inspirational photos to give them an idea of what I liked. Kelly incorporated my hair accessories into the perfect updo. Lauren created a natural yet elegant make-up look for me, and even gave me blotting papers and touch-up lipstick for later. On the wedding day, Lauren and Kelly met us at the hotel and immediately got to work. We started at 9 AM and they got through 2 moms, a flower girl, the bride, and 5 other women by 1:30 PM (this includes 2 people who decided they wanted hair and make-up that day). The make-up included false lashes which added a nice touch. Lauren and Kelly were very accommodating and professional. I highly recommend booking Hint of Shimmer! Great investment!
Reviewed On 4/05/2017 by Allison C
I just want to say how great Lauren and her team are! I booked with Lauren about ONE month right outside of my wedding date and she saved my life!! I was so thankful for her to be available on my date and not only that....but to be available fo...
r my last minute bridal session as well! She was very accommodating as I live in Houston now and had to travel back to Austin for everything (my portraits/wedding, etc) I'm so thankful for her and her team! You will not be disappointed, I love Lauren's approach too, she starts out on the "lighter" side and if you want to make it darker, you can let her know. My bridesmaids and I loved that was how she approached her make-up, she didn't just make everything dark and you deal with it. She wants your input and she does a GREAT job executing it. I think ALL brides will enjoy working with her :)
I also LOVE the airbrush!!! Not many make-up artists use it but I love that she does. :)
Reviewed On 2/04/2017 by LH P
Lauren did an amazing job with my makeup for our engagements, my bridals and especially on our wedding day! Not only did I look fantastic in all my photos but I still looked like myself! The day of my wedding she made sure everyone got their ma...
ke up done according to the schedule and we were all ready to go when the photographer showed up later that afternoon. I can't say enough about how great she is at her job!
Reviewed On 11/30/2016 by Emily T
Hint of Shimmer was a perfect choice for our wedding hair and makeup! Lauren did an absolutely beautiful job on me, my mom, and my maids of honor for our wedding make-up! We got so many compliments, and it made our photos even more beautiful! K...
elly was a rock-star and handled me and my bridal party and had our hair looking the most beautiful I have ever seen it! They are so worth booking, and could easily charge more for their services! You won't regret choosing them!!
Reviewed On 11/14/2016 by Allan D
Lauren was my favorite vendor that I booked for my wedding! I looked forward to seeing her with each meeting (she did my makeup for my bridals too) and I was soothed by her understanding and kindness. She was a stress-free place to be on both o...
f those days! She listened to my requests for one small change (that was actually my fiance's request) from the bridals to the wedding day and I looked stunning! I kept thinking, I just can't take any credit for how I look, she did it! The airbrush makeup stayed on like a champ and I literally had to rub it off with my hands in the shower at the end of the night to get it off. Lauren was flexible, kind, reliable, and a beauty herself - she made me confident in an area that I have no confidence at all (because I don't normally wear makeup). Thank you Lauren. You're the best. -Alex (I don't know why I'm registered under Allan's name...)
Reviewed On 10/31/2016 by Kathleen L
We used Hint of Shimmer with Lauren for both my engagement photos as well as for the wedding. She was amazing! She made booking and planning super easy. I also thought the website she uses for contracts and payments was extremely handy to use s...
ince I live out of town and have a busy work schedule so it was nice to have a convenient website to access.
I absolutely loved my whole wedding parties hair/makeup on the wedding day. I would highly recommend Hint of Shimmer to other brides!
Reviewed On 10/27/2016 by Jessie J
I was VERY picky with most of my vendors, and we ended up with a $50,000 wedding for 80 people. Needless to say, makeup and hair were very important. I loved working with Lauren and Hint of Shimmer, they are completely reasonable price wise for...
the quality you're getting. (They were not AT ALL the reason we went over budget!) I definitely recommend doing the trial hair and makeup before the wedding - I'm really picky and my face is kind of awkward to put makeup on (like I look HORRIBLE with lower eyelash mascara), and Lauren immediately picked up on all of my input. Also, because I'm lazy, I left my wedding hair and makeup on for a few days (we had brunch, after parties, etc.) - completely lasted. I danced so much I was sweating at my wedding, and the departure pictures were still perfect because my hair and makeup were perfectly intact. Going with Hint of Shimmer made my wedding day much less stressful, I knew they'd make me look beautiful and they exceeded my expectations!
Reviewed On 10/27/2016 by jana h
I have to say , I looked Damn Good and it was all to Lauren and her team! I wish I had more reason to get air brushed!!!
Reviewed On 10/18/2016 by a member
I have no doubt that Lauren does awesome makeup, but due to some scheduling circumstances I ended up only using Hint of Shimmer for hair. Roxy came to the hotel and did hair for me and my seven bridesmaids. She was AWESOME! Everyone loved he...
r, and most importantly everyone loved their hair. Roxy is such a sweet person and she was a delight to have in the bridal suite all day. Roxy was even kind of enough to re-do my niece's hair with no complaint (it looked cute the first time too but my niece decided she'd rather wear it up than down). I would highly recommend her!
Reviewed On 9/28/2016 by Robin F
Thank you Hint of Shimmer Team, beautiful bride and bridal party. Could not have asked for more cooperation and great results!
Reviewed On 7/08/2016 by a member
Lauren & Kelly did an amazing job! I loved the look they gave me :)
Reviewed On 3/14/2016 by Terra T
My wedding was in a different city than I live in so I was VERY nervous about getting someone to do my hair and makeup. I looked online and read reviews and something about Hint Of Shimmer just really stood out to me. I reached out to Lauren an...
d she was super helpful through the whole thing. We emailed back and forth a lot and she was great with answering all my questions. I wasn’t sure I would be able to do a trail run for my hair and makeup but she was willing to work with me and I’m glad I did. Her and Kelly (I believe that was the hair lady) were really nice and quite funny. I’m a talker so they were able to put up with me for the trial run and the next day for the wedding. They showed up at our hotel room nice and early and worked their magic on my ladies and myself. They were very funny and easygoing. The makeup was wonderful. I don’t wear a lot of makeup so I always am nervous but she did a great job. Loved them both and would highly recommend them to anyone!
Reviewed On 11/21/2015 by Lindsey T
I cannot say enough great things about these ladies. I went into my trial/bridal portrait session with just a couple of pictures of what I was going for. They both understood and made me feel beautiful. Because I had worked with them previously...
for my trail, the day of was nice and calm. They worked on location from my on-site cottage and provided hair and make-up for the bride, 2 bridesmaids, 2 mothers, and flower girl. I loved working with them, their prices were very reasonable, and all of my pictures turned out beautiful!
Reviewed On 11/18/2015 by Brittany C
Lauren did my hair and makeup for my second attempt at engagement pictures and I absolutely LOVED it. I received so many compliments and felt so beautiful. The price was very reasonable and she was such a pleasure to be around. I cannot wait to...
have her do my hair and makeup for my bridals. You're awesome thank you so much Lauren!!!!
Reviewed On 9/12/2015 by Lida C
Lauren was so easy t work with! She understood what I was looking for and was definitely able to deliver. I told her that my now husband always complemented my makeup after our trials or photo shoots. My wedding party was also head over heel...
s for her airbrush makeup. Many of my girls wanted to take her home to have their makeup done daily by Lauren. My makeup always lasted. I even learned a few tips as well as discovered a new lip color that I still use thanks to her. Lauren provided all my makeup needs through out the year leading up to our wedding. I would recommend Lauren without hesitation. Thank you for a wonderful experience!!!
Reviewed On 7/11/2015 by Lauren S
Lauren Davis and Hint of Shimmer made me feel so beautiful on my wedding day! Lauren is a beautiful woman, inside and out and is willing to go in any direction that her clients suggest. I am not a girl that wears a lot of makeup regularly and I...
LOVED the look that Lauren gave me! She did makeup for most of my bridesmaids as well and we were done with plenty of time to spare looking gorgeous! If you want to feel beautiful and relaxed on your wedding day, seriously look no further than Hint of Shimmer.
Reviewed On 7/09/2015 by Hailey V
Lauren at Hint of Shimmer did the make up for my wedding and it was fantastic!! During my trial, she listened to what I wanted and gave me a great idea of what my wedding-day look would be like. When I asked for a change here or there, she was ...
totally receptive and I felt like I could tell her exactly what I did and didn't want without any pressure (like you get sometimes at a makeup counter!). She also did a trial spray tan to give me an idea of what it would look like and help me decide if I wanted one closer to the wedding....which I totally did!! She also did the makeup for my mom and sister and it turned out stunning!! She is super nice and that made it even easier to work with her!! I would highly recommend hiring Hint of Shimmer for all your make-up needs!!
Reviewed On 7/09/2015 by Traci L
Lauren and Kelly were both absolutely amazing!!! They took the ideas that I had and made them even better. They were so personable and so nice throughout the entire process. I recently had a baby and was going through a funk where I didn't f...
eel pretty for a really long time and after they worked their magic, I felt absolutely gorgeous. Along with my bridesmaids, they also made my mother look amazing. My dad cried when he saw her. I highly recommend them!
Reviewed On 7/09/2015 by Knottie21873487
My husband and I had decided it would be a brilliant idea to run the Austin Marathon and then get married afterward. While it turned out to be a blast, we took way longer than we thought and things were a cluster at the end to say the least. La...
uren did an awesome job of getting everyone's make up done beautifully and quickly, with a couple men also traipsing around the small hotel room. Not only that, she had to finish mine while I was getting my hair done at the same time. She was incredibly professional and friendly. I can't imagine anyone else turning a soggy looking runner into a pretty bride the way she did! Would wholeheartedly recommend Hint of Shimmer!
Reviewed On 7/07/2015 by Sarah M
Lauren was suggested to me by Tammie Garza, who i hired for my bridal hair. Lauren was so wonderful and easy to work.
Reviewed On 7/07/2015 by Knottie80024412
Lauren did a great job! She is very kind very talented. I did a trial run and then had her at my wedding. We were able to work together to get exactly what I wanted. The trial run and the ceremony make up together are more expensive, but I defi...
nitely got what I wanted! Thank you Lauren!
Reviewed On 7/07/2015 by Knottie6988773
Lauren did such an amazing job! I was afraid of looking too "made up". I still wanted to look like myself. She really listened, and it was spot on! Had many compliments on my make up. The lashes make all the difference, and the air brush ma...
ke up truly lasts for hours without feeling heavy. Love that she was able to come to me. One less thing to have to worry about on the big day. Also did a spray tan with her a couple of days before the wedding, and it was just right!
Reviewed On 7/07/2015 by Amanda D
Lauren is great at what she does and to work with. She did my trial run make up and engagement photo make up which turned out great. She listed to what I wanted and was always responsive. I had tons of compliments about my makeup the day of ...
the wedding and so did my bridesmaids. Lauren did a fantastic job and I was beyond happy with her and her service.
Reviewed On 7/07/2015 by Whitney F
Lauren was wonderful and easy to work with. She did a trial make up session for the day of my bridals and I knew at that moment I had chosen the right vendor. She created a clean beautiful look with just a pop of old Hollywood glamour, exactly...
what I was looking for. She has an eye for choosing the best tones suited for each individual. The day of the wedding she showed up early with another make up artist and worked through all 6 girls proficiently getting us all done ahead of schedule. She is an absolute sweetheart and a true professional.
Reviewed On 6/27/2015 by Amanda C
I spent hours looking for a wedding makeup artist. It was extremely difficult to make a decision since I lived out of state and could not do the trial first. I ended up finding Hint of Shimmer and immediately booked Lauren. I am so glad I did a...
nd I highly recommend her to any bride. To be honest, I was a little worried after my trial session since my makeup didn’t look exactly like I envisioned. So I email Lauren my thoughts and she listened to all of my concerns. She was extremely professional, very personable, and passionate about her craft. She also did an amazing job on my makeup along with my wedding party. She truly made me feel beautiful and confident on my big day.
Reviewed On 2/05/2015 by abby f
One Word: AWESOME. Lauren is awesome. She and her assistant came to my parents house on the morning of our wedding for hair and makeup. They were on time (even in the freezing rain), and worked wonders on my mom, my 7 bridesmaids, and myself.
We looked and felt like supermodels, and I actually cried at the end of the night when I had to take off my gorgeous face to sleep. She has reasonable prices, and listens to what you want. I felt like the most beautiful version of myself and I could not have been happier with her services.
Bonus: She uses air brush makeup for your foundation which, in addition to feeling like 1 million tiny fairies are massaging your face with loveliness, lasts forever and makes you look like a porcelain doll.
Reviewed On 11/08/2014 by Tiffany S
Finding someone to do your make up just the way that you want it is difficult. I found someone to do mine and after my bridals I was really disappointed. It was my wedding day, I wanted to look gorgeous and different than I look everyday, I had...
to find someone else. I found Lauren online, I loved her website but what I loved most was her response time. She was professional and even if she couldn't get back to my emails right away, she responded the same day. I didnt have time for Lauren to do a trail... I was just going to trust her, hoping that it was better than my bridals. Lauren arrived at my venue. I sent her photos of my bridals (so she could see what I didnt want) and sent her ideas I found on Pinterest that I loved. My make up was flawless, it was so beautiful, I had more compliments and when I got my wedding photos, I was so thankful I had trusted her. I would reccommend Lauren to anyone. My entire bridal party said... "I wish I would have let her do my make up"
Reviewed On 10/29/2014 by Kelsey J
Lauren took care of my wedding and bridal photos! I absolutely loved the way I looked with the false lashes. I absolutely recommend her!
Reviewed On 10/28/2014 by Laura S
Lauren was very professional and very easy to work with. The makeup she did for myself and my wedding party looked great. Her prices seem to be on par with other makeup artists. Two thumbs up!
Reviewed On 10/28/2014 by Emily W
Lauren and her team are WONDERFUL! I have never felt more beautiful, than I did on my wedding day...thanks to her flawless airbrushing skills. I also completely recommend Hint of Shimmer for spray tanning. I got my spray tan a few days before m...
y wedding and it still looked wonderful for the rehearsal and day of the wedding. Hint of Shimmer was very accommodating to a bridesmaid who never wears make up and felt uncomfortable with the look they gave her. Without hesitation, they immediately started over, giving her a very natural look. You won't be disappointed when you book this lovely girls!
Reviewed On 10/28/2014 by Kristin B
Lauren with hint of shimmer did a wonderful job accomoding my wedding party and I. I don't typically wear a lot of makeup on a daily basis so she made sure my wedding day look was natural yet romantic enough for photos. My makeup was stunning i...
n all of my photos! She even left each of us with a mini sample if lip gloss to reapply throughout the night. I would highly recommend her services!
Reviewed On 10/27/2014 by Audrey G
Lauren did my make-up (the bride) and most of my bridesmaids. She did an AMAZING job! She responded in a timely manner when I emailed her with questions. She showed up early to set up at the hotel. Our make up looked so good!! We started hair/m...
ake up at 9:30 in the morning and the wedding ended at 11:00 at night, and it stayed on all night! I got so many compliments all night. I would definitely recommend them to anyone!! Definitely worth the money!
Reviewed On 10/27/2014 by Jennifer N
I was recommended by my photographer to get my make-up done for engagement and wedding day pictures because she said it makes a huge difference in the pictures. I contacted Lauren Davis with Hint of Shimmer upon IXI photography's recommendatio...
n. Lauren is super responsive in email and phone which was a great first impression. I was very impressed by how professional she was, and her make-up sessions made me feel beautiful. She was pretty quick with the entire make-up application process, played good music, and is easy to talk to. She will also give you tips on products and applying make-up. The colors she chose for my fair skin were perfect. She really knows how to accent your eyes with eye shadow and the lashes. I received so many compliments on my wedding day, and the pictures came out amazing. My skin looks flawless from the air brush make-up, and the lashes really stand out without looking fake. I would highly recommend Lauren and Hint of Shimmer to anyone getting pictures done for engagement or bridal. Or for make-up lessons!
Reviewed On 10/26/2014 by Knottie5801078
Lauren Davis did a perfect job with my daughter's makeup on her wedding day at Vista West Ranch. She knew exactly what she was doing, and the results were breathtaking. My daughter looked truly angelic, and I am so happy that we decided to add ...
this service into our wedding budget. The pictures we have seen so far are magical. Thanks again Lauren for doing Melanie's makeup!
Reviewed On 10/26/2014 by Olympia P
Lauren did a beautiful job on my bridal makeup as well as my bridesmaids and grandmothers. I felt so beautiful and like myself on our wedding day. The makeup was perfect. She was organized, prompt, attentive and sweet. It was wonderful to work ...
Reviewed On 10/26/2014 by Victoria A
Lauren is a fantastic makeup artist! I felt so beautiful and her makeup really lasts. I'm weird about getting my eyes done. Lauren was patient and coached me through it. I loved the way my makeup looked for my trial, bridal photos, and wedding ...
day. She got me hooked on fake lashes! She gave me the perfect look for my wedding day. I wanted it natural that played up my eyes. It was perfect. I highly suggest Lauren and Hint of Shimmer! She's a true professional!
Reviewed On 10/26/2014 by Sarah L
Lauren did a great job! I felt beautiful and the makeup lasted all night in the hot Texas summer:)
Reviewed On 9/24/2014 by a member
Lauren was great to work with! I wanted to have my trial months before my wedding and before booking a make-up artist to make sure I liked their work, and Lauren was very understanding of that. I only had a few "corrections" after the trial and...
it was simply less eye liner and a different color lips. The day of the wedding, Lauren had pictures of my trial and notes on what I wanted to change, which was so helpful. On the day of your wedding there are a million questions and last-minute things and obvious nerves, and it was so helpful that I didn't have to remind Lauren of our previous conversations, but I could actually relax because she did her homework! I highly recommend Hint of Shimmer for weddings!
Reviewed On 4/23/2014 by Jami Lynn H
I can't express enough how much I loved my make up and was so pleased with the overall experience with Lauren!! She's such a sweetheart and was very easy to work with. My girls who got their make up done were more than pleased with it and the...
lashes were to die for!! I showed Lauren pictures from my Pinterest account and she created the perfect look of "Old Hollywood Glam" for me that I wanted. It is not possible for me to have been any happier! I loved everything about my make up, the experience, and she's reasonably priced for the service she provides. I hope I am able to use her for make up services again in the near future!
Reviewed On 3/17/2014 by Darlene O
Lauren was amazing to work with - she listened to everything I wanted and created the perfect look for me on my wedding day! She has a great personality and I really enjoyed both the trial and my wedding day. She also did the makeup for my m...
om, sister and niece. It was the first time my 6th grade niece was wearing real makeup and Lauren did such a great job with her. My niece was just thrilled and just kept staring in the mirror talking about how beautiful she looked... Lauren made her day! She also gave us oil blotting cloths and touchup kits for our lipstick and makeup so we could keep our look all day. Even though it was a hot summer day in Austin (and an outdoor ceremony) our airbrush makeup stayed beautiful. I'd highly recommend Lauren as your wedding makeup artist.
Reviewed On 11/20/2013 by Jennifer P
Lauren did such a beautiful job on my makeup for the wedding!! She also did airbrush for 4 bridesmaids, and two moms. She put on false eyelashes for everyone too!! Even the two bridesmaids that did not have their makeup done. She worked so hard...
finishing everyone's makeup ahead of schedule. She was easy to work with, and I would highly recommend her to anyone looking for a great makeup artist! She made the bridesmaids and moms look so beautiful, and she made me feel more beautiful than I have ever felt on my wedding day. Thank you Lauren!!! I would pick her in a heartbeat again for makeup, and will if I ever need makeup.
Reviewed On 11/18/2013 by Martha D
Lauren is so sweet and an amazing makeup artist. She did my makeup and the makeup for all of my bridesmaids for my wedding day. She came all the way out to the Hill Country, in the dark, at 6:00 in the morning!
Lauren was really good at ma...
king each girl's makeup match her personality. Everyone looked beautiful, but not overdone. I could tell the girls were comfortable and happy with their looks.
I did not get a chance to do a run-through with Lauren and only sent her some photos of makeup that I liked. And she did not disappoint! I have never felt so beautiful in my entire life... and I attribute a lot of that to Lauren's amazing makeup work!
Definitely go with the airbrush.
Makeup didn't run when I cried.
Looked flawless throughout the day.
But was manageable to get off when I got home (minus those eyelashes!).
I would go with Hint of Shimmer again in a heartbeat. Absolutely perfect.
Reviewed On 11/17/2013 by Jennifer R
Lauren was the best makeup artist I've had the experience to work with. I've been in a number of weddings and have never been as pleased with the make up as I was with the way Lauren did it. She didn't make me look over done or under done and r...
eally considered my face, my dress, my hair and the venue when she did the make up. She did a trial run and then we did make up for my bridals and the wedding and each time it was flawless. She even re-did one side of my face for my bridals (and I was still on time) because my skin a little dry. The make up stays on beautifully as well. My bridals were out side mid August (in TX which is about 100 degrees). I had sweat dripping from every part of me but the make up stayed perfectly. I did get airbrushing for that main purpose and I do believe it is worth every penny. She also did the MOG, MOB and all the bridesmaid's makeup. My mother got a lot of compliments and I though everyone looked flawless. I also liked that she made sure to ask how to do the make up for my 15 year old cousin who was also a bridesmaid, and she did age appropriate. She was professional and prompt and also great at getting back to me (or my mother) whenever we had questions. Her prices were extremely reasonable as well. She is also just a genuinely nice person.
Reviewed On 9/27/2013 by Stephanie P
Lauren did the make up for me and my bridal party in the smack dab middle of July heat. I was worried about two things: 1. That we were all going to melt and 2. My 14 year old daughter was going to look over done. She did AMAZING work. Everyone...
looked so elegant and age appropriate lol. The airbrush makeup lasted through the whole night and didn't smudge or run or melt :). Lauren was so sweet and professional I wish I could hire her to do my make up everyday!
Reviewed On 8/12/2013 by Laura A
Lauren was booked for my wedding day already but had her associate (also named Lauren!) do the makeup for myself and my bridesmaids and she did a fabulous job! Everyone had a natural but glamorous look and the makeup didn't budge even with a b...
unch of dancing and humid Texas evening. The makeup also looks flawless in the photos. And it's great that she will travel to you - made it so easy! I would definitely recommend Hint of Shimmer for wedding makeup - great quality and price.
Reviewed On 5/31/2013 by Logan V
Lauren did such a beautiful job on me and my entire (large!) bridal party! All of my girls were raving about how fabulous we all looked. The make up definitely lasted all day and through the night. She does a great job of keeping you looking...
"you" but with the dramatic effect that every wedding should have. She is also very kind and professional. Thanks Lauren, best wishes on all of your future business ventures. You are a gem =)
Reviewed On 5/01/2013 by April F
Lauren is an excellent make up artist! She listens to what you want and executes it flawlessly. She did my make-up for my wedding this past April when my original make up and hair person dropped out on me :-( Lauren was able to get me in last m...
in and do a great job! I got compliments all night long! HIGHLY recommended!
Reviewed On 11/17/2012 by Danielle Z
Lauren was very professional and courteous in her correspondence (on the phone and email). I did a trial run with her which went well. I gave her some notes afterwards and she was very responsive. As the day-of got closer, we talked about final...
details, final payments, meeting times, etc. She met us on-site on-time and ready to go! She even fit in time for some other last minute make-up requests from my bridal party! My makeup looked flawless and lasted throughout the night. She really took my notes and made me look like an updated version of everyday me! Her prices are fair and competitive to other companies in Austin. I definitely recommend her!
Contact Info for Hint of Shimmer: On-location Wedding Makeup
Austin, TX | We cover Austin and all of the surrounding areas.(512) 879-8440