MELISSA BANES - Virtue Salon + Spa





Melissa is an IOWA based freelance makeup artist that works year round creating countless bridal looks for wedding parties all over IOWA. She comes to us with over 8 years experience in the beauty industry. She is licensed in cosmetology but her passion is creating and customizing the perfect makeup look. Melissa resided in Nashville, TN, Sacramento, CA and just recently moved back from Los Angeles, CA where she exercised her expertise as a makeup artist by working for the number one leading makeup brand in the world, MAC Cosmetics. She also worked as an assistant to celebrity makeup artist, Amanda Jacobellis. Melissa is available for various on site makeup artistry needs, including bridal and wedding parties, airbrush makeup, print, special occasions and photo shoots. Her training and experience in the industry has made her an expert in creating a flawless look for your special day.

Melissa loves the opportunity to learn and be creative in a team environment. She enjoys glamming up wedding parties on their special day, and teaching makeup lessons to clients of all ages.

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