Questions To Ask Your Makeup Artist During Your Wedding Makeup Trial

Your makeup is a vital part of your wedding, it is your face after all! You will want your makeup to look exactly how you envision it and to last all day, you will have a long day ahead of you and it will need to always look just as good as when it was first applied. Yes, you will have a trial, but you want to know the person painting your face can do a good job and won’t make you look the complete opposite of how you asked. Because of this, we have collated some of the most important questions to ask during your trial to ensure you look amazing on your wedding day.


Do you specialise in wedding make-up?

Can I see photographs of previous brides you did makeup for? Can I contact them for references?

What does your price include?

Are you able to travel to my location?

How long will the process take on the day?

How long will you be staying on the day?

Do you offer samples for touch-ups?

How do I prepare for the trial and big day?

Will a spray tan affect my makeup?

What makeup brands do you use?

Do you have cruelty-free options?

Would you be open to using my personal makeup?

I have sensitive skin, what do you advise?

How long roughly will the makeup last? Do you have any tips to extend this?

Do you have any specific space requirements for the trial and for the wedding day?

What will happen if you can’t make it on the day?

Do you offer a group discount?

Do you also do hair?

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