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Carl Ray Makeup Artist

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Carl Ray is a bridal makeup guru & has received accolades for his beautiful bridal makeup. "Brides won't walk down the aisle without him!" DC's Premier MUA

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http://CarlRayMakeupArtist.com

Email

carlraymakeupartist@gmail.com

Phone

202.342.1942

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Washington DC Wedding by Pineapple Productions

Get ready for some gallery perusing because I know you are going to want to see more of this stunner. Pineapple Productions created a masterpiece of modern decor and gorgeous artistic details for this Washington DC wedding. Everything has us doing a double take from the striking invitations done by Just Paper and Tea right down to the array of sinfully delicious looking...

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Tools of the Trade

Photographer: Monica True

Hi everybody!

Lately my email, twitter, and facebook inboxes have been inundated with messages about makeup tools. There must be a lot of spring cleaning going on in yall’s makeup kits because everyone wants to know what tools are a MAKEUP MUST and what tools they can live without! Instead of trying to respond to each of you individually, I thought it would be easiest to just a blog about it…so here ya go. 

There are four primary tools that...

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Hi loves!I am so sorry that I have been M.I.A. – I was on the road all summer/fall/January and am...

Hi loves!

I am so sorry that I have been M.I.A. – I was on the road all summer/fall/January and am just coming up for air. Although I haven’t been publishing blogs, I have been jotting down notes of my favorite trends, tips, ideas, and products so stay tuned!

Today, I want to talk “seasonal transition.” You KNOW that I am a firm believer that your makeup routine should literally change with the weather. As we wrap up winter and move into the rainy,foggy, and misty...

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Bronzing 101: How to Achieve a Natural & Season Appropriate Fall or Winter Glow

Photographer: Yvonne Taylor 

Here is one of my favorite Carl Ray signature winter brides! Isn’t she stunning? Although summer was far gone by the time her wedding day rolled around, I made sure that her radiant glow did not disappear with the heat!  While it is SO easy to use makeup to create a refined fall/winter glow that looks natural and is also weather appropriate, too often I see brides and day to day women inappropriately OD’ing on their favorite bronzer after Labor Day....

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