“Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.”
― Marilyn Monroe
Ria specializes in bridal makeup and offers on-site application for the bride and her bridal party. She’s based out of Phoenix, AZ and will happily travel to surrounding areas! Ria knows all of this information can be overwhelming so she’s put together a FAQ list for you to review! Please contact Ria for a full list of rates and availability.
Whether you’re celebrating an engagement, announcing a pregnancy, spending a night out with the girls, turning up the heat for a boudoir shoot, or celebrating a birthday, Ria will ensure you look and feel fabulous! Please contact Ria for a full list of rates and availability.
Fashion & Editorial
Runways, Photoshoots, Editorial, head shots, & Commercials/TV. Ria has done it all!! If you are looking to take your event or spread to the next level. Ria is able to bring your vision to life through makeup. With the use of different textures, hues, finishes, and light create a masterpiece that embodies your brand. It is more than “just makeup” it is the ability to capture the human eye through the essence of art.
“Makeup is not about making people beautiful or changing the way they look. People are beautiful already. It is about enhance the beauty they pose and showing them different levels of their beauty through an understanding of makeup. It is more than an art or science, it is a passion”
Born and raised in Chicago, Ill, Ria grew up learning to appreciate the beauty of makeup in her parent’s salon in south Chicago. After graduating from Arizona State University W.P. Carey School of Business with a Bachelor’s in Business Management, Ria would go on to become a license aesthetician and professional makeup artist.
Ria has worked in the beauty industry for over six years in as a freelance makeup artist and instructor. She a worked in beauty, editorial, print, and bridal makeup specializing in custom makeup application to suit the clients individual needs.