Making The Decision To Shave My Head.

I’m alway’s asked about my decision to shave my head during my cancer treatment more times than I can remember.  It was a very difficult and private decision.  I didn’t believe I was going to lose my hair.  I, like everyone else, thought I would be the different one. My hair started falling out after

Feeling Scared To Start Chemotherapy

When the doctors told me the protocol for Her2 + positive was chemotherapy I was upset, mad and confused. I immediately called for a 2nd opinion.  Not surprisingly, Dr. Cheng was very supportive of me getting a 2nd opinion.  She was very comforting and encouraged me to seek out all my options.  That’s why I ultimately

Accepting A ” Breast Cancer” Diagnosis

During my 1st meeting with Dr. Cheng, my surgeon, I was feeling overwhelmed as she explained what kind of cancer I had and what procedures I needed. After 3 1/2 hours of Dr. Cheng going over every detail,  My heart was broken and I was very confused. I wanted my husband to wrap his arms

October Breast Cancer Awareness

Finding out you have breast cancer can be traumatic. On January 2nd, 2018, hours after I had a  biopsy, I received a call from my doctor. She said first suggested that I make an appointment with a surgeon. My test came back positive for Invasive Lobular Carcinoma.  The tumor was 1.5 cm. I was stunned! “Happy New Year”!

Working With Ethan Allen

Recently, I have been doing hair and makeup for the amazing photographers at the Ethan Allen Studio for their fall catalog and what a pleasure it has been!  The models have been great to work with and the looks are outstanding! When you get a glimpse of the catalog I want you to take the

Business Is a Family Affair for Subway’s Suzanne Greco

When Subway chief executive Suzanne Greco took over the sandwich chain after the death of her older brother, she knew what others were thinking: “‘What is she going to do? What is she going to say?’ I think a lot of people didn’t know what to expect from me.” Fred DeLuca, the company’s cofounder, had led Subway

National Sandwich Day !

It was a exciting treat to be selected as Suzanne Greco’s, CEO of SUBWAY,  personal hair and makeup artist for her interview with Norah O’Donnell CBS morning show. We filmed this segment in Georgetown  Washington DC at new renovated Subway restaurant.  Check it out !  

Hair and Makeup with Vocalist Jessica

It was a honor to work with Jessica on getting her new headshot’s. Along with photographer David Spagnolo clicking away he was able to capture her inter and outer beauty.    

Parisian Soft Romantic Makeup By Candee Caldwell

Summer time can be hot and humid even rainy. I always use waterproof makeup from foundation, eyes and lips. You’ll have 12 hour coverage. Check out bride Cecile wedding day makeup done by me. Very Parisian soft, romantic.

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