Chicago based
bridal & event makeup artist

A bespoke experience focused on enhancing natural beauty and forming lasting connections.

the artistry of connection

I am the makeup artist that will highlight your best features in a natural and radiant way, keeping it authentic to you. We will work together to create a fully customized look that will leave you with an unforgettable wedding experience! I would be honored to get to be a part of your wedding day. 

Find your own way. Have an open spirit and believe in your own beauty.


Francois Nars

Meet the Artist

Eek, you’re getting married. CONGRATS!! Now it's time to figure out who's going to be doing your makeup. I promise it's not as stressful as you think! 

If you are the bride that wants her skin glowing & kept natural, I’m your girl. If you are the bride that wants all of her favorite features to pop, I’m your girl. If you want to transform into your truest & most authentic self walking down the aisle, you’ve come to the right place. Take a peek at what I have to offer! I can’t wait to be part of your day.

Hi, hello. That’s me. 

I’m Katlyn, Bridal Beauty Specialist & your new best friend!


“Where do I begin? I had the most incredible experience with Kate! I was blown away by her professionalism & her kind, sweet spirit. Getting ready the day f the wedding was a whirlwind, but she helped calm my nerves with her easy-going personality. I truly never felt more beautiful & radiant then that day & I owe it all to Kate. She is truly one of a kind! Booking her was the best decision I made”


"I live out of state so all of the planning was done via email. Katlyn was very responsive and professional. I knew that I wanted to work with her after the first email and I was so happy she was available! You can tell that Katlyn truly loves what she does. She is so talented. I love that she provides both makeup and hair services. Katlyn was able to create exactly what I envisioned and more...


If you want a makeup artist who will not only deliver the most beautiful looks for you for your wedding day, but will do so in the most warm and welcoming way, Katlyn is your makeup artist! I had a blast at my makeup trial with Katlyn—she is so sweet, so professional, and makes you look absolutely stunning.