Monday, October 28, 2013

Celebrity Stylist Hair How-to: Milk Maid Braid

HMUA: Sherri Jessee Photo: Nathan Mays
HMUA: Sherri Jessee Photo: Nathan Mays
You can easily take your look from day to night with an elegant up-do. No time to get to the salon? It's okay because celebrity stylist, Sherri Jessee, shows you the simple steps to creating one of the hottest looks: the Milk-Maid Braid.
1. Divide hair in half down the center and do a three strand braid.
2. Tie off the end of the braid with a clear silicone band.
3. Repeat braid on opposite side.
4. .Wrap the braids across the head and secure with a few bobby pins.
HMUA: Sherri Jessee Photo: Nathan Mays
HUMA: Sherri Jessee Photo: Nathan Mays
All hair and makeup: Sherri Jessee
Photos: Nathan Mays
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Celebrity Tips for Beautiful Makeup

Hair & Makeup: Sherri Jessee Model: Rachel Stacy Photo: Nathan Mays
Great makeup doesn't have to be difficult. Follow these simple tips to create a striking pose using beautiful basic colors and time tested techniques. Celebrity hair and makeup artist, Sherri Jessee shares her secrets to creating a fantastic face.
Step One: Groom brows paying special attention to tweeze any strays.
Step Two: Perfect brow shape using matte brown brow shadow in "Truffle."
Step Three: Apply "Urban Decay" shadow primer.
Step Four: Dust  a soft neutral shadow, "Demure,"  across entire eye lid. 
Step Five: Sweep a matte brown shadow, "Soft Smoke,"  in crease.
Step Six: Using a pointed brush and Luxe Creme Liner in "Onyx" line very close to lash line and out to a gentle wing.
Step Seven: Line water line with "Noir" Super Wear Gel Liner. 
Step Eight: Smudge under eyes with a smokey brown.
Step Nine: Add natural looking lashes.
Step Ten: Correct skin tone with a  brush and creme foundation.
Step Eleven: Sweep taupe shadow in hollows of the cheek.
Step Twelve: Dust on peachy pink in "Garden" from apples to hairline.
Step Thirteen: Highlight cheekbones with "Chantilly.
Step Fourteen: Use a lip brush to apple lip color.

Shadows used can be purchased in a quad and dropped into Sherri's Elegant, Organized Beauty™ Magnetic Compacts.
North American Editorial Hairstylist of the Year and preferred stylist for MISS VIRGINIA USASherri Jessee, offers hair and makeup services for photo sessions in Sherri's Hair Salon Film & Photo Studio with photographer, Nathan Mays.
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Thursday, October 3, 2013

Award winning hair and makeup artist in new video!

As seen Rite Aid Pharmacy Website!
As seen Rite Aid Pharmacy Website! 
Behind the Scenes pics from Big Twist video shoot.
Behind the Scenes pics from Big Twist video shoot.

Exciting things are happening! Most recently I was asked to create a video for Revlon Faux Hair to be featured in the Rite Aid Pharmacy Video Values. After viewing the video, customers receive a coupon code for $2off any Revlon Faux Hair product.
Gorgeous Maggie Lawson was my model to show how easy and beautiful using the Big Twist can be.
Still photos by Nathan Mays.
The excitement goes on, as I was then asked to create a video for an exclusive Sally Beauty Supply product! More info to follow!
I am looking forward to producing more projects like this in the future!

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