Jen Melia, Lead Makeup Artist
Owner, professional makeup artist and licensed esthetician Jen Melia has been working in the makeup industry for eight years with companies such as M.A.C. Cosmetics and Pure Organic Beauty.
Airbrushing, beauty makeup, makeup lessons, eye lash enhancements, skin care and hair removal are just a sample of what services the boutique can offer you. Jen and her team will consult with you to find out what your vision is for your makeup, skincare and lash needs.
Jen hand selects the most talented professionals in the industry to work along side her for your events. Our team will provide you with an unmatched level of expertise while using the best products available in the industry.
During her career Jen has provided local artistry for numerous brides, WFMJ’s Today Wedding, Ntense Workout, e.j, Hannah, Christina Aguilera’s Back to Basics Tour, Dee Woods NBA national anthem performance, and has makeup published in Two Pear Designs Magazine.
Stephanie Buratti is an employee here at The Makeup Boutique. She is a professional makeup artist, hair stylist, and brow stylist. She studied and graduated as a Managing cosmetologist from the Casal Aveda Institute. While attending school she was recognized for her talent and love for makeup. She won the Edwin Neill makeup competition at the institute which lead her to participate in a professional photo-shoot in Minerva, Ohio for publication. She was runner up in the fantasy fair contest, and also had the opportunity to shoot with professional photographer, Tom Carson. Once graduated Stephanie was a full time makeup artist for Casal’s de Spa.
She is now working with senior photographers around the area and has also worked with models for events such as Miss Swimsuit USA. Her work has been published in Senior Styleguide, Beyond the Wanderlust, Gauge Magazine, Snap Matter Magazine, and Southern Vixen Magazine.
Her services and specialties include facial threading, brow waxing, formal makeup application, airbrush makeup, highlighting and contouring, photo shoot makeup and hairstyling, eyelash enhancements, and makeup lessons.
Kalyn Menges, Makeup Artist
Kalyn Menges is a professional makeup artist, licensed managing esthetician, and NovaLash Certified Lash Extensionist. She studied skin care at Casals Aveda Institute. As her passion grew she moved to New York City to learn advanced skin care techniques such as PCA skin chemical peels, microcurrent, and laser hair removal and rejuvenation at Atelier Esthetique Institute. Kalyn was also a freelance makeup artist for MAC makeup.
She is very excited about her lash extension services. She believes every woman should feel glamorous and that’s exactly what NovaLash will do.
Her services and specialties include makeup application, airbrush makeup, waxing services, facial threading, skin care, and eyelash enhancements and extensions.