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I Make You Up

Birmingham , MI

LOCATION

1171 Cole Street
Birmingham, MI US 48009 (map)

PHONE

248-935-8426

WEBSITE

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ABOUT US

Aleksandra has over 7 years of professional experience, but her endless love for makeup developed in her teens. When she was only 16 years old, she started working in a local theater,... Read more
Aleksandra has over 7 years of professional experience, but her endless love for makeup developed in her teens. When she was only 16 years old, she started working in a local theater, where she learned how to apply Make-Up on females and males. After she moved to United States from Europe, she graduated from “Excel Academies of Cosmetology”. She started her professional venture with Makeup, at the Christian Dior Make-Up counter, where she quickly became a Manager. She participated in number of Fashion shows, Body painting events, Photo Shoots, TV commercials, movie sets, and other projects.

For the past few years, Aleksandra has worked in television; she has been the lead makeup artist for talk and music show.

Client List:

MTV Television * General Motors * Washtenaw Community College * Con-way Freight * Russell Video Productions * Red Swan Films * WADL Televison * Walk Fashion show * Rebel Girl Clothing * B.L.A.C Magazine * Polish Television Detroit * Ruel Clothing * Americoif * Saiid Kobeisy fashion show * SWANK Boutique * Bean Jay Films * Traut Pictures -Little Shadows Read less
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INFO FOR BEAUTY & HEALTH

What beauty services do you offer?
Makeup
Do you offer trials and consultations?
Yes
Can you service a large group or bridal party?
Yes

REVIEWS

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Caroline
Wedding:
8/24/2013
5.0/5.0
Aleksandra did a fantastic job for our wedding. She was responsive to any emailed questions, and I felt really comfortable with the trial.

I surprised myself by not loving the airbrush makeup from the trial, and she had no problem switching it up for the wedding to standard foundation. On the day of the wedding, she arrived on time with her kit, and when I asked last minute "do you have more lashes, something slightly more dramatic than the trial?" she didn't flinch. She also did my mom's makeup, who usually keeps things very simple, and she had RAVE reviews all night.

It lasted, and I felt pretty. I even did a quick cleanup around the eyes with a makeup remover cloth and kept the liner and lashes for the brunch the next day!
Aleksandra did a fantastic job for our wedding. She was responsive to any emailed questions, and I felt really comfortable Read more...
Aleksandra did a fantastic job for our wedding. She was responsive to any emailed questions, and I felt really comfortable with the trial.

I surprised myself by not loving the airbrush makeup from the trial, and she had no problem switching it up for the wedding to standard foundation. On the day of the wedding, she arrived on time with her kit, and when I asked last minute "do you have more lashes, something slightly more dramatic than the trial?" she didn't flinch. She also did my mom's makeup, who usually keeps things very simple, and she had RAVE reviews all night.

It lasted, and I felt pretty. I even did a quick cleanup around the eyes with a makeup remover cloth and kept the liner and lashes for the brunch the next day! Read less
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Carrie
Wedding:
5/27/2012
5.0/5.0
Aleksandra is a pro when it comes to wedding makeup! I showed her a picture of what I wanted my makeup to look like, and she was able to do exactly that (only better!). She is nice and funny and exactly the type of person you want around you on your wedding day! Her prices are very reasonable, and my makeup still looked amazing when the groom and I got home around 2am!
Aleksandra is a pro when it comes to wedding makeup! I showed her a picture of what I wanted my makeup to look like, and Read more...
Aleksandra is a pro when it comes to wedding makeup! I showed her a picture of what I wanted my makeup to look like, and she was able to do exactly that (only better!). She is nice and funny and exactly the type of person you want around you on your wedding day! Her prices are very reasonable, and my makeup still looked amazing when the groom and I got home around 2am! Read less
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The Mrs.
Wedding:
8/27/2011
5.0/5.0
Katrina with I Make You Up did my makeup as well as my bridemaids' and mother's makeup. Everyone looked beautiful! Katrina showed up on time and ready to go. It did take a bit longer than we had planned, but once we told her we were running behind schedule, she picked up the pace and everyone was ready on time.
I Make You Up is very reasonably priced and they managed to fit me and my wedding party in with little notice. Overall, I am very happy with how everything turned out.
Katrina with I Make You Up did my makeup as well as my bridemaids' and mother's makeup. Everyone looked beautiful! Katrina Read more...
Katrina with I Make You Up did my makeup as well as my bridemaids' and mother's makeup. Everyone looked beautiful! Katrina showed up on time and ready to go. It did take a bit longer than we had planned, but once we told her we were running behind schedule, she picked up the pace and everyone was ready on time.
I Make You Up is very reasonably priced and they managed to fit me and my wedding party in with little notice. Overall, I am very happy with how everything turned out. Read less
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SexyLittleBride
Wedding:
8/12/2011
5.0/5.0
She is great! We got married on a Sunday and I had to be at her house at 8:30 in the morning! But not to worry, it was not a problem. She was professional and still managed to be funny and witty that early on a Sunday. She is knowledgeable in a variety of techniques and is true master of her craft.
She is great! We got married on a Sunday and I had to be at her house at 8:30 in the morning! But not to worry, it was not Read more...
She is great! We got married on a Sunday and I had to be at her house at 8:30 in the morning! But not to worry, it was not a problem. She was professional and still managed to be funny and witty that early on a Sunday. She is knowledgeable in a variety of techniques and is true master of her craft. Read less
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Bella1919
Wedding:
10/8/2010
4.0/5.0
The communication was a little fuzzy but the results were fantastic. She was worth every penny, was very fast and made me feel comfortable. The makeup lasted forever and everyone complimented me on it, I never thought I could look that good! She basically rocked and I'm glad she could fit me in with only a month's notice, so glad I didn't go to a salon.
The communication was a little fuzzy but the results were fantastic. She was worth every penny, was very fast and made me Read more...
The communication was a little fuzzy but the results were fantastic. She was worth every penny, was very fast and made me feel comfortable. The makeup lasted forever and everyone complimented me on it, I never thought I could look that good! She basically rocked and I'm glad she could fit me in with only a month's notice, so glad I didn't go to a salon. Read less
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leeshab1982
Wedding:
6/25/2010
5.0/5.0
Aleksandra was amazing! She made me look and feel beautiful on my wedding day! She listens to the look you're going for and doesn't over do it. The airbrush makeup looks very natural and soft, which is exactly the look I was going for. I wish I could have her do my makeup everyday!!
Aleksandra was amazing! She made me look and feel beautiful on my wedding day! She listens to the look you're going for Read more...
Aleksandra was amazing! She made me look and feel beautiful on my wedding day! She listens to the look you're going for and doesn't over do it. The airbrush makeup looks very natural and soft, which is exactly the look I was going for. I wish I could have her do my makeup everyday!! Read less
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RachelCheetah
Wedding:
3/14/2009
5.0/5.0
I am so glad I found Aleksandra. I opted for air brush makeup, she will travel to you and did not require a minimum number of people to get makeup done in order to travel. Also she did not charge a ton extra (or, ANY extra actually!) like so many other traveling makeup artists do because she was just doing one makeup application (mine). Travel fees applied only over a certain distance I believe but see her site or ask her for further details. Basically, I didn't feel at all nickel-and-dimed and that is REFRESHING when planning a wedding. The trial went very well, was reasonably priced, and I was happy with the overall look.

My eyes looked AMAZING. The foundation color was pretty perfect and in photos it did look great - although I wasn't sure at first because it was a bit more dewy than I wanted. I just powdered it down before we left the hotel to take away the shine, and the air brush foundation seemed to last pretty well the whole night.

I would certainly and absolutely highly recommend her to others, she is very talented and obviously knows what she is doing when it comes to makeup. Thank you Aleksandra!
I am so glad I found Aleksandra. I opted for air brush makeup, she will travel to you and did not require a minimum number Read more...
I am so glad I found Aleksandra. I opted for air brush makeup, she will travel to you and did not require a minimum number of people to get makeup done in order to travel. Also she did not charge a ton extra (or, ANY extra actually!) like so many other traveling makeup artists do because she was just doing one makeup application (mine). Travel fees applied only over a certain distance I believe but see her site or ask her for further details. Basically, I didn't feel at all nickel-and-dimed and that is REFRESHING when planning a wedding. The trial went very well, was reasonably priced, and I was happy with the overall look.

My eyes looked AMAZING. The foundation color was pretty perfect and in photos it did look great - although I wasn't sure at first because it was a bit more dewy than I wanted. I just powdered it down before we left the hotel to take away the shine, and the air brush foundation seemed to last pretty well the whole night.

I would certainly and absolutely highly recommend her to others, she is very talented and obviously knows what she is doing when it comes to makeup. Thank you Aleksandra! Read less
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Larisa
Wedding:
12/12/2008
5.0/5.0
I am extremely happy with I Make You Up's services. She did a fantastic job on my makeup, and it looked gorgeous while still being natural. It also lasted all night. I received tons of compliments on how I looked. She was a calming, soothing presence while I was getting ready. I would recommend her to anyone looking for a makeup artist.
I am extremely happy with I Make You Up's services. She did a fantastic job on my makeup, and it looked gorgeous while Read more...
I am extremely happy with I Make You Up's services. She did a fantastic job on my makeup, and it looked gorgeous while still being natural. It also lasted all night. I received tons of compliments on how I looked. She was a calming, soothing presence while I was getting ready. I would recommend her to anyone looking for a makeup artist. Read less
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