Bling Bling!

I had the most amazing time shooting a personal beauty project with the lovely Zoe from Factor Models and Fashion Stylist Claire Ann from bohemian-belle

We tried to keep the fun and whimsy of these beautiful pieces.

Look 1: vintage rings

Eyes: Urban Decay Naked Palette by Urban Decay

Cheek: Face Atelier Ultra Blush Rosewood

Lips Mac Speak louder Lipstick and Modesty Lipstick

Zoe !-083Lips: Mac Lip Mix Cyan and Fuchsia , Mac Show Orchid Lipstick

Zoe !-142Look 2: Gypsy Couture necklace

Eyes: Mac Studio Eye Gloss in Lightly Tauped

Cheek: Face Atelier Ultra Blush Rosewood

Lips :Mac Show Orchid

Zoe !-179Look 3: (bird ring) Akira ring

Eyes: Mac Studio Eye Gloss in Lightly Tauped

Cheek: Face Atelier Ultra Blush Rosewood

Lips: Mac Show Orchid

Zoe !-230 Zoe !-245Look 4: (green “eyepatch”) Erickson Beamon headband

Eyes: Mac Studio Eye Gloss in Lightly Tauped

Cheek: Face Atelier Ultra Blush Rosewood

Lips: Mac Show Orchid

Zoe !-313 Look 5: (grey gem necklace) vintage necklace

Cheek: Face Atelier Ultra Blush Rosewood

Lips: Mac Show Orchid

Zoe !-292Look 6: (pearl necklace) Juliet & Company necklace

Cheek: Face Atelier Ultra Blush Rosewood

Lips :Mac Relentlessly Red

Zoe !-372Zoe !-338H/MU/ Photography : Jen Bean

Styling : Claire Ann

Model: Zoe with Factor Models


Beautiful Dresses from Elaya Vaughn Bridal

Check out these recent photos I took! Yes you heard correct, I was behind the camera. I have been working with so many talented photographers who have helped me and taught me so much. Currently I am only capturing my own work, hair and makeup.

Here you can see some beautiful bridal gowns from the Elaya Vaughn Collection by Project Runway’s Kate Pankoke.

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Model: Angelika Rol

Designer: Kate Pankoke


WOW! 2014 is flying by

Hey Everybody I have not forgotten about you, I just have been so very busy with a bunch of amazing new projects. I am trying to commit to being a better blogger and sharing recent work with you.

So please stay tuned…..Can I make new years resolution’s 8 months into the year….what do you say?

If you cant find me here you can always find me at the below listed links 🙂




Amazing Shoot with Emme Hayes Photography!

Hi Everyone,

I seemed to have taken longer than usual to publish anything new, Sorry I’ve been very busy  2013 has proven to be a interesting year.

Here are some great photos that were taken at Salvage One in Chicago, its such a cool venue, I’m glad Emme had me come work with her on this.

Jazzelle of Ford Models Photo Emme Hayes

Jazzelle of Ford Models
Photo Emme Hayes

DSC_9125 DSC_9260-2 DSC_9364 DSC_9601-2 DSC_9755-3 DSC_9809Hair and Makeup Jen Bean

Model Jazzelle of Ford Models

Photo Emme Hayes Photography

TCW August Shoot

I was so excited to work with the amazing Victor Skrebneski for the second time on this fabulous editorial for Today’s Chicago Women.


Here is a link to the full issue, its a great magazine here in Chicago!

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Hair Jen Bean

Makeup Frances Tsala

Styling Theresa De Maria

Models Jasmine Shogren and Jasmyn Wilkins

Realization Smith and Minkel


Check out this Awesome Spread in July TCW! Todays Chicago Women!

If you haven’t yet had the opprotunity to check out a great rescourse for Fashion in Chicago, be sure to check out the July Issue of TCW, Todays Chicago Women.

I have included just 2 of the photos but highly recommend you check out the rest of the spread, the cloths by Tommy Hilfiger are amazingly styled by Theresa DeMaria.

Working with Skrebenski photo was so amazing, its great to see a master of the craft, go from story board to image, with acute precision.


timthumb-1The make up by Frances Tsalas was flawless as usual, and I had the great pleasure of doing the hair ! Hope you enjoy the images as much as I enjoyed helping make them!

Photo: Skrebenski

Hair Jen Bean, Makeup Frances Tsalas, Styling Theresa De Maria for Factor Artists

Models Savannah and Jasmine of Factor Women Chicago

Photo Assistant Nate Smith


Photos of the Beautiful Cara, taken by Bryan Whitely!

Here are a few photos from a great shoot I did a month or so back with the Beautiful Cara of Factor Models in Chicago.

The photos were taken by Bryan Whitley, I had such a great time working with both of them hopefully we will be able to do it again soon!DSC_1785 DSC_1768 DSC_1535 DSC_1618Photos Bryan Whitely

Hair/MU Jen Bean for Factor Emerging Artists

Model Cara of Factor Women

Dark Beauty Issue 18 Dark Weddings

Here are some photos that were published in Dark Beauty Issue 18

Sorry It has taken me so long for new content, please enjoy!

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Photographer : Lori Sapio

Hair/MU Jen Bean

Stylist : Claire Ann

Stylist Assistant: Drea Shillingburg

Models Carley & Annette Lilys Talent ,and Cin Dee.