January 31, 2020
How to Find a Great Makeup Artist Near Me?
We all know the struggle. Needing your makeup done for a night out or special occasion and wondering “how do I actually find a great makeup artist near me?” Sure, you can just search it on your phone but is that really the most efficient and effective way? And if so, what are things you should be on the lookout for when trying to decide if a makeup artist near you is the right fit? Here are 3 tips to help make your search for a great makeup artist a success.
Don’t Sleep on Reviews
When you type “makeup artist near me” into Google, it will show local results and they will likely come with reviews. Reviews are your friends. Avoid, however, the temptation to just see a good rating and instantly go forward with booking an appointment. For reviews, the devil is in the details. While most reviews may be positive, the content of the negative reviews may be something that matters especially to YOU. For instance, if a beauty parlor is tough to get an appointment at, or if the quality is iffy from artist to artist, it may not be the right choice for you. There
The Proof is in
Reviews can give us a great indication of the experience, but to better understand the quality of a makeup artist’s work you will want to see it in action. Reputable artists should provide online portfolios for you to browse, whether it be on their website or the feed on their social media page. Being able to see someone’s work will help provide trust and peace of mind when you’re letting a new makeup artist work on you. Not to mention, an artist’s portfolio allows you to
Make Use of an On-Demand App to Streamline the Process
In 2020, you don’t need to “search makeup artist near me” and try to comb through the results all on Google, where information can be spread out and more time consuming to dig through. Instead, check out an on-demand beauty app. These tools work similar to other aggregating services that you’re probably familiar with, like Angie’s List for contractors or Rover for pet care.
Shopping for anything these days has become more digital and more streamlined, whether you’re looking for a dress or in need of beauty services. While Google is a useful tool for finding makeup artists near you,
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