Candee's Blog

Preparing For Your Special Day

Summer is here and now the wedding season is in full swing!  I have been blessed to be a part of many happy couples’ special day.  Here are a few tips for preparing: (This is not just for Brides…..BRIDESMAIDS TOO!) Groom your eyebrows a couple of days before Microderm Abrasion at least 3 days before

European Cosmetics Vs. American Cosmetics

Clean Up Your Beauty Routine. Cosmetics, Skin care and Shampoo among others-often have chemicals included are well known or suspected to cause genetic mutations, reproductive impairment, even cancer. Did you know more then 1,300 chemicals have been banned by the European Union? But USA FDA has prohibited restricted only 11 in the USA. To minimize

Working With Amazing Hye-Jin Violinist

I find it very interesting when fashion and music come together. You can see here with world renowned  violinist Hye-Jin she brought the classical style meets urban. I had amazing time doing Hye-Jin hair and makeup besides styling the shoot along with photographer Kristen Jensen. Hey-Jin even treated us to a solo.

Real Time Makeup

Real Time Makeup. ~ What I mean by real time makeup is it should represent’s who you are. Daytime or work make-up should be soft and well blended. If you wearing expensive dress, outfit or wedding dress your makeup should reflect the occasion but still represents you. For wedding “YES” you should have a professional

The Makeup Show and Reggie Wells

I had the amazing opportunity to be hand selected by The New York Trend Report Makeup Show to participate in a private networking event for exceptional Makeup Artists. The event was hosted by Celebrity Makeup Artist James Vincent and was definitely a Who’s Who in the makeup world! Of all the people there, I was

About Freelance Makeup Artist Candee Caldwell

by Rachel Simpson When it comes to your big day, creating your wedding day look can be daunting, especially when it comes to being photographed. So why chance it? Leave it to a professional make up artist! With more than 20 years experience creating stunning bridal and event make up, Candee Caldwell can give you

2017 Bridal Season

Wedding season 2017 is getting started. As a makeup artist specializing wedding day makeup. I would like to remind brides when picking out  a makeup look. Remember you want to enhance your own beauty and stay away from trends. Stick with soft and romantic, that’s my style.  

I Can Help You Create You’re Wedding Day Makeup!

December 30th 2016 I was in my studio doing a makeup trial for Lauren Klien we hit it off within 5 mins. After we decided on her custom makeup look for her October 7th 2017 wedding day. I started coming up with a makeup look for her bridesmaids that would complement their skin tone and

Makeup For Your Bridesmaids

How important is it for my bridesmaids to have their makeup done by a MUA ? I’m often ask that question. I find it very important to have the same makeup artist do the bride’s makeup along with the bridal party. As a makeup artist, specializing in bridal parties, it make’s a huge difference. You need

Models Makeup By Candee Caldwell

I’ve been working with photographer David Spagnolo, here are a  few models, I did hair and makeup on. Laurie Przyborowski Spens