Audrey Bethards, Hair and Makeup, Inc.
eMail, Audrey@mymakeupbook.com

Beauty Blog

Audrey’s Beauty Blog

Throughout my fashion and beauty career,  I have accumulated valuable experience and knowledge based on my work in different industries, cultures and countries.

It is my pleasure to present thisBeauty Blogto you, in which I will be sharing some of my personal and professional experiences, as well as hair, makeup, bridal and general beauty secrets and advice.

I will be posting about hair and makeup, tutorials and reviews on different beauty tools and products. As well as beauty techniques and professional advice. Also you will find the latest news about the most exciting projects on my calendar and behind the scenes events. I hope you’ll enjoy it! You can always send an email to talk about a specific beauty subject or professional questions you may have.

12 Questions to Ask Your Bridal Hair and Makeup Team Before Your Wedding Day

Best Makeup Artist for Weddings in Washington DC

Weddings are definitely not all just glitz and glamour. Behind every gorgeous wedding hair and every flawlessly executed bridal makeup, with every beautiful bride is a great deal of preparation. From the bride herself to her wedding hair stylist and her bridal makeup artists’ team. It requires thorough […]

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5 Easy Steps and Tips to Create The Perfect Daytime Smoky Eye Look

Smokey-Daytime-Eye-Makeup

Yes we love makeup, and there are always different makeup trends to follow but who doesn’t love a pair of beautiful smoky eyes? We love having them with metallic hues and sometimes we love to experiment different makeup tricks and colors for our smoky eyes. But having […]

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Hair and Makeup Trends for Spring-Summer 2015

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From Gabbana to CHANEL and from Van Furstenberg to Dior, runway shows and fashion shoots have come to showcase the latest trends in fashion and beauty this Spring-Summer season! Here are some of the best hair and makeup style trends that made the biggest impact and would […]

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Every Day Makeup for The Professional Corporate Women.

Professional Makeup at the Office

How can I stay fresh, pretty and professional all at the same time despite my professional and hectic business schedule? I do not have time too worry about my makeup or personal appearance, but I need to be confident that I look my best at all times! […]

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Beauty Trend Shows of Fall/Winter 2014/2015 at Nordstrom!

Bridal Hairstyles For Fall Weddings

For the last 14 years I had the pleasure of being a part of the Nordstrom Fashion Creative Team. From our Opening Galas to the Designer’s Fashion Previews and well renowned Designer’s Trunk Shows to our wonderful Nordstrom Beauty Trend Shows, it is always my pleasure […]

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Great Halloween Makeup Ideas From Makeup Artist in DC

Green Witch - Makeup Artist in DC

Great and Artistic Halloween Makeup Ideas Halloween is just around the corner! Needless to say, with a little imagination and some creative hair and makeup ideas this could be the perfect time to unveil your darker, funky or supernatural side. Still undecided would you like […]

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Hairstyles for Weddings, a Glimpse to the Best of this Fall 2014!

Gabbana Hairstyle Fall 2014

Time to say goodbye to the hottest season of the year, for this crisp and cool autumn season we warmly welcome the hottest hairstyles for weddings straight from the runway. Who wouldn’t fall in love with these simple yet stunning fall hair styles? Get inspired with […]

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Hair and Makeup for Same Sex Weddings in Washington DC – Professional Advice.

Same Sex Weddings in DC

Hello Everyone! As the law of the land finally begins to acknowledge the love of everyone in the land, I am absolutely elated to work with Same Sex Couples on their wedding day. What a joyous occasion weddings are, and it is certainly everyone’s right […]

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My Professional Summer Proof Cosmetics’ Picks!

Summer Makeup Artist Tips

Oh my! The first week of summer is here, and the steaming heat and humidity came with it! It may feel nice after such a cold winter, but the heat does not play nice with many types of cosmetics. As a professional Makeup Artist in […]

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Pro Summertime Wedding Hair and Makeup Tips

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Many brides are scared away from summertime weddings due to the hot and humid weather. As a professional wedding hair and makeup artists, I’m here to tell you that we don’t need to fear the elements when it comes to bridal beauty. While we cannot […]

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Beauty at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner 2014!

White House Correspondents’ Dinner 2014

Hello everyone, Recently I had the unique opportunity to work in The White House Correspondents’ Dinner on May 3, 2014 at the famous St. Regis Hotel. You may have read about the hilarious jokes made by Barack Obama and other highlights of the event, but rarely […]

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Beauty Hair and Makeup Trend Shows at Nordstrom’s in DC, MD, VA Area

Nordstrom Beauty Trend Shows

Hello everyone, I have been busily preparing for the spring 2014 Fashion Beauty Trend Shows at Nordstrom in the DC, MD and VA areas! I’m really excited to work with models to showcase the latest beauty trends for women in my area who love fashion and […]

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5 Pro Tips for Prospective Beauty Professionals!

Audrey Bethards

Hello everyone! A few weeks ago I made a Special Guest Artist’s appearance at the Paul Mitchell’s Academy in Tyson’s Corner, VA. To close this presentation, I preformed a Runway Mohawk hairstyle, but my favorite part was offering some professional advice to the students at […]

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Working with ‘Supernanny’ Jo Frost!

Jo Frost Hair and Makeup Artist

Hello Everyone!   Recently, I was fortunate enough to work with the famous ‘Supernanny’ Jo Frost! I had a great time working on her hair and makeup before she appeared on television and at book signing at Barnes and Nobel in Bethesda, MD. Even though […]

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Is this a Mason Pearson Twin?

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Anyone who is a hair fanatic knows that the “Ferrari” of hairbrushes is the much desirable BN1 Popular by Mason Pearson, right? Sadly, most of us also know that this coveted ‘diva hair brush’ comes with a high price tag of $205.00 at Nordstrom and […]

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Cherry Blossoms inspired Wedding Makeup

Spring Wedding

I am so excited for the beginning of spring! One of my favorite parts about spring is all the cherry blossom themed weddings, and I’m so lucky that I get to do the Cherry Blossom themed hair and makeup for weddings in D.C.!!!   To […]

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