If you want to shine bright on your wedding day, then check out the top 10 best wedding makeup artists in Leicester. They will be there for you every step of the way… from carving out some killer brows, to making your features pop with some glistening highlighter. See a sample of their work below. 


Rochelle O’Brien 

Award winning bridal makeup can be hard to come by. Rochelle O’Brien has been operating in the industry for years, and her hard work has not gone unnoticed. She has been awarded the East Midlands’ Best Wedding Makeup Artist for 2012, 2013 and 2015. 

Rochelle is currently based in Melton Mowbray, but she is  happy to travel wherever you need her. Call Rochelle a destination makeup artist, if your like. If her reviews are anything to go by, her artistry is something to be admired. Check out her portfolio by clicking on the image below. 

Find out more about Rochelle O’Brien here.


Kep Beauty 

Erika and Kristina are armed with all the setting spray you need to look flawless from your wedding morning to your evening reception. They both have an incredible skill set individually, but when they unite is when the real magic happens. 

This dynamic duo are changing the wedding mobile makeup game. They very much live by the mantra that two are better than one. Many brides find this to be reassuring and relaxing. Their style? Anything that makes you feel confident.

Find out more about Kep Beauty here.


Ruth Elizabeth MUA

Ruth is one of the leading professional mobile makeup artists in Leicester. She is trained to the highest standard, and has won many awards over her 17 years in the industry. You can get a feel for her experience purely by looking at examples of her work. 

Her craft has evolved over time. As I'm sure you can imagine, makeup is a very reactionary industry. Ruth has started to offer cruelty free makeup for her more discerning and eco-conscious clients. 

Find out more about Ruth Elizabeth MUA here. 


Blushing Orchid 

The Blushing Orchid brand is run by Sophie. She learnt the craft in Leicester, and now provides her godly makeup talents for brides around the city. You’re in safe hands with Sophie… she’s been a bridal makeup artist for over 7 years. 

As expected, Sophie’s calendar gets pretty booked up. She has even started to reduce the number of weddings she takes on annually to make sure that each and every bride gets her full attention and planning time. Her favourite makeup application method? Airbrush. 

Find out more about Blushing Orchid here. 


Sue York Makeup Artist 

17 years of experience working in the wedding makeup industry makes you a premium professional. Sue York is one of those individuals. Her work is highly sought after, and brides flock to Leicester just to hear her makeup tips. 

Sue’s passion for bridal makeup comes from the rewarding nature of the job. She gets so much joy and happiness from making people feel confident on a day when all eyes are drawn to them. Click on the image below to see what styles of makeup Sue has to offer. 

Find out more about Sue York Makeup Artist here. 


Paula Tennant 

Paula Tennant refers to herself as a cosmetologist. With over 20 years of experience in her makeup locker, Paula is ready to tackle any makeup emergency. For Paula, your wedding makeup starts with your skincare.

You should be working on your skin care routine months before the big day. Paula can advise you on how best to prepare you skin in the lead up, and will ensure that you have access to all of the necessary knowledge to help you improve your complexion. 

Find out more about Paula Tennant here. 


Makeup by Jenni 

From natural makeup, to a glamorous glow… to everything in between. Makeup by Jenni’s style is adaptable and flexible to suit your wants and needs. 

Above all else, you need to feel comfortable and confident on your wedding day. In order to find your dream makeup look, you need to be open and honest with Jenni. What features do you want to accentuate? What colours make you feel happy and beautiful. 

Find out more about Makeup by Jenni here. 


Libertii Beau Makeup Artist 

Libertii Beau has been rated as one of the top five makeup artists in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. She’s well-known in the local makeup industry, and has become one of the most sought after makeup artists in the East Midland region. 

Her goal? To make you look fabulous. You’ll be walking down the aisle in style this wedding season. Libertii can make every angle your best angle, and you can face the sea of cameras with poise and confidence. 

Find out more about Libertii Beau Makeup Artist here. 


Rachel Liney 

Rachel is ready to start working on your wedding makeup. All she needs? For you to schedule an initial appointment with her. 

The positivity and passion radiates from Rachel. You can really tell that she loves her job with all her heart. What can you expect? Careful consideration of your opinions. Rachel has completed many dramatic wedding looks, but has seen a recent spike in demand for fresh-faced natural vibes. What kind of style are you after? 

Find out more about Rachel Liney here. 


Ashifa Makeup Artist

Makeup is an art. Paint brushes are not dissimilar to the contents of Ashifa’s toolkit. She has a great eye for composition, much like the great artists of our time. The attention to detail, especially the light and shadow, really do make a difference on the effectiveness of your makeup. It;s all about enhancing your own natural features, and accentuating them in a classic and soft way. 

With that being said, bridal beauty is a busy industry. You need to know who is the best of the best. Take it from us… Ashifa is up there. 

Find out more about Ashifa Makeup Artist here.