Make Me Over

Want to update your makeup? Need to look polished for a photo? These makeup artists can make you look and feel fabulous—and some offer advice for free.

Eight Good Independent Makeup Artists

Want one-on-one advice about what makeup looks good on you and how to apply it? Independent makeup artists aren’t always cheap—they work a lot with brides, models on photo shoots, even Hollywood stars—but they can do an in-depth lesson and application session for anyone.

For our complete list of makeup artists and salon specialists, pick up a copy of the September issue of Washingtonian, now on stands.

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Executive Editor

Sherri Dalphonse joined Washingtonian in 1986. She is the editor in charge of such consumer topics as travel, fitness, health, finance, and beauty, as well as the editor who handles such cover stories as Great Places to Work, Best of Washington, Day Trips, Hidden Gems, Bikes and Hikes, Fairs and Festivals, Great Small Towns, and the Washington Bucket List. She lives in Arlington.