The 10 best Wedding Makeup Artists in Birmingham

So, you’ve got the wedding dress and venue booked. You might have even ordered your wedding flowers already. But have you given your makeup for the big day any thought yet? This isn’t something that you should sleep on as many bridal makeup artists tend to get booked up quite a bit in advance. 

Don’t worry if you haven’t even considered your wedding makeup yet. You can use this blog post to see some of our favourite makeup artists in Birmingham so that you can find someone local. Here are ten of the Birmingham wedding makeup artists who we love the most!


One of the areas award-winning makeup artists, Emily Grosvener has five years’ experience during which time she has done the look for many different brides. She offers a mobile service so will be able to come to you no matter where you might be in the West Midlands. After training with MAC cosmetics for four years, Emily then decided to go solo. She uses a range of products, including Urban Decay, NARS and Anastasia Beverly Hills.

Find out more about Emily Grosvener here. 


Bridal Hair by Amy is where you need to go if you want a professional to do both your hair and makeup. Amy understands that all brides want their makeup to complement and complete their wedding dress so that they look perfect in all of their photos. Amy will carry out a trial, during which you can tell her all about the details of your wedding, including the dress, flowers and colour scheme so that she can create a look that fits perfectly. She uses expert products, such as MAC and Bobbi Brown.

Find out more about Bridal Hair by Amy here. 


Another brilliant mobile wedding hair and makeup service in and around Birmingham is Zara Beautiful Hair & Makeup. Zara travels all over the local area and can work on weddings in Birmingham, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, and the West Midlands. The team has around ten years of experience and will use all of this when designing your look for the day. You can be sure that the best quality makeup brands will be used for whatever kind of look you are hoping to achieve. The team specialise in vintage and retro makeup and hair, so this is the ideal option if you are looking for a vintage spin on your wedding.

Find out more about Zara Beautiful Hair & Makeup here. 


For another Birmingham makeup artist who knows a thing or two about creating vintage glam, you might want to check out Sarah Russell’s portfolio. After starting her career in the film and TV industry, Sarah later decided to move into the world of weddings. She has been a finalist in a number of wedding makeup awards, so you can be sure that she has all that it takes to capture the perfect look for your ceremony! Take a look on her website to get an idea of her complete bridal party packages.

Find out more about Sarah Russell here. 


Aimee Hicks has been running Makeup by Aimee for the past 13 years and is now a reliable name in the Birmingham wedding makeup scene. She boasts NVQs and diplomas in various types of makeup, so you know that you are going to be in very good hands. She only works with big-name makeup products, such as Clinique, Estee Lauder and YSL, so you can be happy knowing that your perfect face is going to last through the day and well into the evening. One of Aimee’s specialities is using airbrush makeup, which is a big favourite of all of today’s celebrities and Hollywood stars!

Find out more about Makeup by Aimee here. 


The aim of Makeup and Hair by Gemma is to make the best of you on your wedding day! Sounds good, right? The business is owned and run by professional makeup artist Gemma Howard-Masters and there’s a good chance that you might have already seen her work in various editorials as well as on screen. Gemma will work with you to create your ideal hair and makeup in the trial before getting you all glammed up on the morning of your special day.

Find out more about Makeup and Hair by Gemma here. 


You might have seen Chloe McCall’s bridal makeup featured in many different wedding blogs and national glossy magazines. She won the Best Wedding Makeup Artist in the West Midlands for four years on the trot, so you better believe this makeup expert is in high demand! Chloe can travel to venues around the country and will even travel internationally as well.

Find out more about Chloe McCall here. 


Rachael of Rachael Claire Bridal in Birmingham comes from a background in beauty therapy and has worked in a number of prestigious spas. She’s been in the beauty industry for around 15 years and has been creating stunning bridal looks during this time. She uses brands including Bobbi Brown, Chanel and Charlotte Tilbury as well as others that are known for their longevity and photogenic properties. She also offers an on-site makeup refresh service so that you continue to look good throughout your big day.

Find out more about Rachael Claire Bridal here. 


Lily Moroney has five years of experience working in the beauty industry and knows that every bride wants to look their best on their wedding day. Because of this, Lily uses a wide range of premium products, including some very special items like mink eyelashes to ensure that you are always looking your best in all of your wedding photos.

Find out more about Lily Moroney here. 


Last but not least, Makeup by Harper is another of Birmingham’s bridal makeup specialists. Harper describes herself as a free spirit and lover of nature, so you can be sure that she will bring these qualities to all of her bridal looks. Take a look at her website to see her bridal packages. It’s worth noting that she only accepts package bookings in peak wedding season as she will be in very high demand!

There are a lot of different bridal makeup artists in Birmingham but these ten above are some of our absolute favourites. We’re sure you will love them just as much as we do!

Find out more about Makeup by Harper here.