Mels Brides

Pro MMB Artist

ROCHESTER, KENT

Mels Brides
Melinda Bridal is a wedding makeup business covering London, Hertfordshire, Kent and the South East. Owner Melinda is a seasoned beauty specialist who brings years of industry experience to every client she serves. She will help provide you with a bespoke experience that allows your beauty to shine.

Services Offered

Melinda Bridal is available for individual clients and group bookings throughout London and the South East. Melinda knows that every bride is different and will tailor her skills to fit your unique beauty vision for your special day. Her selection of services includes:

Makeup
Hair styling
A skincare routine personally tailored to you


www.melinda-bridal.com

My Portfolio

Lyvonne & Obi

Hair and Makeup by Mels Brides - Make Me Bridal Artist: Mels Brides. Photography by: Annie Poe. #glamorous #bridalmakeup #bridalhair Photo by Annie Poe
https://www.anniepoe.com

Lyvonne & Obi Hair and Makeup by Mels Brides

Bridesmaids at The Dorchester - Make Me Bridal Artist: Mels Brides. Photography by: Melinda Bridal. #glamorous #loosecurls Photo by Melinda Bridal
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Bridesmaids at The Dorchester

Bride with her bridesmaids and mother of the bride - Make Me Bridal Artist: Mels Brides. Photography by: Melinda Bridal. #naturalmakeup Photo by Melinda Bridal
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Bride with her bridesmaids and mother of the bride

Chanel

Happy Bridesmaid - Make Me Bridal Artist: Mels Brides. Photography by: Genevieve Hawkins. #glamorous #boho #bridalhair #bridalmakeup Photo by Genevieve Hawkins
http://www.queenbeaphotography.co.uk

Happy Bridesmaid

Bridesmaid - Make Me Bridal Artist: Mels Brides. Photography by: Genevieve Hawkins. #glamorous #bridalmakeup #bridalhair #boho Photo by Genevieve Hawkins
http://www.queenbeaphotography.co.uk

Bridesmaid

Wearing Peter Langner - Make Me Bridal Artist: Mels Brides. Photography by: Kate Boston. #classic #bohobride #kentmakeupartist Photo by Kate Boston
http://www.kateboston.com

Wearing Peter Langner

 - Make Me Bridal Artist: Mels Brides. Photography by: Melinda Grant. #boho #bridalhair #bridalmakeup Photo by Melinda Grant
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Beautiful bride Honey

Bride Genevieve

Bride at Nurstead Court, Kent.

Dan & Klaudia

Bridesmaids with the bride - Make Me Bridal Artist: Mels Brides. Photography by: Genevieve Hawkins. #boho #naturalmakeup #bridalhair #bridalmakeup #bridesmaidhairandmakeup Photo by Genevieve Hawkins
http://www.queenbeaphotography.co.uk

Bridesmaids with the bride

Sube wearing Eliza Jane Howell - Make Me Bridal Artist: Mels Brides. Photography by: Kate Boston. #bohemian #naturalmakeup #bridalmakeup #bohobride Photo by Kate Boston
http://www.kateboston.com

Sube wearing Eliza Jane Howell

Emma wearing Lancome Teint Idole Ultra Wear Foundation - Make Me Bridal Artist: Mels Brides. Photography by: Genevieve Hawkes. #glamorous #bridalmakeup #bohobride Photo by Genevieve Hawkes
http://www.queenbeaphotography.co.uk

Emma wearing Lancome Teint Idole Ultra Wear Foundation

Vintage inspired bride - Make Me Bridal Artist: Mels Brides. Photography by: Martine Spijksma. #vintage #glamorous #londonbride #londonmakeupartist Photo by Martine Spijksma
http://www.martinespijksma.nl

Vintage inspired bride

Laura & John

Laura wearing Savannah Miller Bridal

Vanessa wearing Bon Bride. Makeup using luxury brand Code 8 beauty - Make Me Bridal Artist: Mels Brides. Photography by: Stephanie Green. #fresh #modernbride #softglammakeup Photo by Stephanie Green
http://www.stephanie-green.com

Vanessa wearing Bon Bride. Makeup using luxury brand Code 8 beauty

FAQs

What deposit do you require?

£50 deposit. Non refundable

What is your cancellation policy?

Free cancellation 3 month before the wedding

When do your require final payment?

7 days before wedding date

What additional services do your offer?

Touch up stay on fee £50 per hour Restyling in the evening £150

How long does a trial take?

A minimum of 2 hours

How long do you need on the wedding day?

Bride Makeup 1 hr and 30 mins Bride Hair and Makeup 2 hours Bridal party 45 mins each

Do I need to bring anything for the trial?

You may bring any inspirational pictures of your ideal bridal look. If you have your veil or any hair accessories you would like to wear on the day bring those with you.

Prices

Services Trial Price Wedding Price
Bridal Makeup 100 180
Bridal Hair and Makeup 150 300
'Mothers of' Makeup 80 80
'Mothers of' Hair and Makeup 100 130
Bridesmaids Makeup 80 80
Bridesmaids Hair and Makeup 100 130
Flower Girls Hair 25
hair Trial 75 180

More info on my pricing

Trials for the bride's makeup is £100. For both hair and makeup trial is £150. This includes false eyelashes if requested. Trials can take up to 2 hours and I will work with you to make sure your 100% satisfied and happy with your trial. Photos will be taken and all products used documented.

A deposit of £50 is required to secure your wedding date. This is redeemable against the final balance.

Additional travel costs may be added to the final price depending on location.

Contact Artist

We will store your enquiry for 1 year and a minimum of 3 months after your wedding date, if provided. This is so that the artist can always refer to it if needed. After this time your enquiry will be automatically deleted.

Important Info

Years in the Industry

  • 6

Services Offered

  • Makeup
  • Hair

Locations covered

  • East Sussex
  • Hertfordshire
  • Kent
  • London

Insured

Yes

Minimum Booking Fee

£130

Travel Expenses

40p per mile

What's in my kit?

Charlotte Tilbury, MAC, Hourglass, Laura Mercier, Kevyn Aucoin, Dermalogica, La Roche Posay

What others say

Mel was fantastic from start to finish. She took the time to really understand the look that I wanted for my big day, and was completely happy to try out...
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Mel was incredibly helpful and supportive both during my trial and on my wedding day itself. During the trial, she was generous with her time to ensure we settled on...
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