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How Can I Book Vicki For My Event?
The easiest and fastest way to book your event is to start by filling out the relevant event online form:
Once you have completed your online form you will receive a full professional quote that will include Vicki’s booking and payment terms.
- When you are ready to secure your booking let Vicki know by email or by phone. Vicki will then email you payment options for you to pay your deposit.
- Once your deposit has been received, Vicki will confirm your booking and time via email.
- You’ll then be sent information on how to prepare and what to expect at your booking.
Will Vicki travel to my location?
Yes, she is completely mobile and will travel to you for all your Toronto and Greater Toronto events. From bridal trials to early morning weddings to events and makeup lesson bookings, Vicki will come to you directly.
Always on time and always with a smile on her face!
What Geographic Area's Does Vicki Service?
- Toronto – all
- York Region – all
- Simcoe County – Barrie (additional travel charges to Midland, Collingwood, Penetanguishene)
- Dufferin County – Mono, Orangeville
- Peel Region – all
- Halton Region – Oakville (additional travel charges to: Burlington, Halton Hills, Milton)
- Durham Region – Pickering/Ajax and Uxbridge (additional travel charges to: Whitby, Oshawa, Scugog, Brock)
Vicki will also travel to area’s outside the GTA such as the Niagara Region, Hamilton/Stoney Creek and Muskoka. (cottage country) These locations will incur additional travel charges.
Vicki also travels for destination weddings outside of Ontario, Canada.
Wedding Trial Related Questions
The best time to book your wedding trial is when you have a good idea of the desired bridal beauty look you want. That includes having your hair at the desired length and having your hair pieces available.
To achieve the most benefit from your trial book 1 -2 months in advance of your wedding day.
Please keep in mind that booking your trial does not hold your wedding day services. If you want your wedding day secured in Vicki’s calendar please book your wedding day first and then book your bridal trial closer to your wedding day.
Yes, absolutely! Making sure you have the right artist for your big day is important. Book your wedding trial early and give yourself that peace of mind.
Once your trial is complete you are provided 24 hours to move forward with securing your wedding date.
Trials are never mandatory. If you’re a future bride who is unsure of the look you want or you require reassurance before walking down the aisle then a trial is money well spent. It gives you and Vicki time to get to know each other and time to create the dream look you want for your big day.
Most brides choose to have a trial before their big day and it’s NEVER something they regret spending money on.
If you’re a future bride who puts her trust in the wedding vendors she has chosen and you’re confident of the look you want then a bridal trial may not be necessary for you.
Wedding Day Related Questions
On average, a bride’s hair and makeup service will take about 2 hours. Additional party members are 1.5 hours.
Yes you will. When you choose Vicki, you are not only hiring a seasoned professional makeup artist and hair stylist with over a decade in the mobile beauty business but you are also hiring a past project manager.
She is known for her multi tasking skills and for organizing even the most unorganized of wedding parties! For large wedding parties Vicki will prepare a wedding day beauty schedule that will have provide her bride the peace of mind she needs on her big day.
Vicki will also work alongside your wedding planner. If you have a wedding planner who requires a detailed beauty day timeline simply have your wedding planner contact her directly and it will be provided.
No, never. Vicki books on a strictly first come, first serve basis. Your date will only be confirmed after your deposit has been received.
Absolutely! Vicki has worked on hundreds of weddings that have included beautiful Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Filipino, Italian, Greek, East Indian, Pakistani and African American brides.
Vicki has also serviced Toronto Jewish brides.
No, absolutely not. Early morning starts or late day starts, it’s all part of owning a luxury mobile beauty service.
When you choose Vicki for your mobile wedding makeup and hair service you are provided one price. There will be no nickel and diming you.
Yes. There is a 2 person minimum booking requirement for weddings during peak season. Peak season is May – October.
Kit related questions
The beauty of being a freelance makeup artist is that you are not married to any particular brands. Vicki uses what has been tested over time and works consistently in natural or artificial lighting.
Through years of experience she knows which products give the best results always ensuring her clients are picture perfect at all times.
Some of the makeup brands that Vicki carries are:
- Face Atelier
- Cinema Secrets
- Hour Glass
- Laura Mercier
- NARS, Make Up For Ever
- Urban Decay
- Makeupgeek Cosmetics
- Loreal…and much more!
Vicki carries only the very best, top of the line hair products such as:
- White Sands
- Osis and more!
What Is Airbrush and Does It Cost More?
Vicki provides a mobile makeup and hair service that includes all the luxuries others charge extra for! She will never charge you extra for airbrush makeup.
Vicki will recommend the best makeup application based on your skin condition and texture ensuring you get the best application possible for a beautiful flawless skin finish.
Are False Lashes Included In The Price?
Yes, for those who want false lashes, they are included in the price per person.
For those who want to upgrade to mink lashes there will be an additional charge.
How Does Vicki Choose Her Team of Makeup & Hair Artists?
Vicki’s team is the only one of its kind in Toronto.
Vicki works closely with a very talented team of makeup and hair artists that accompany her on her larger bookings. Each artist is handpicked and trained by Vicki ensuring the style and quality of makeup and hair is of a consistent standard throughout the team.
Over the years many of Vicki’s clientele have expressed how well her team works together and how they bring a level of customer service to any event that is rarely found in Toronto.
Vicki’s team members not only have personalities that complement each other but they consistently provide high quality results year after year making them the “go-to makeup and hair team in Toronto and the GTA!”