Rachel founded La Rouge Artistry in 2006 in San Diego, California and re-located the business to the Ventura and Santa Barbara counties in 2010. Rachel was trained by Paul Mitchell The School in San Diego and Santa Barbara Cosmetology Academy. In addition, Rachel holds a Bachelors in Psychology and a Masters in Strategic Intelligence. Rachel’s love for hair and makeup began at an early age. She spent most of her childhood watching her mom do hair and quickly learned how to imitate the behavior. Rachel did her first wedding when she was 15 and has since had the honor of pampering over 800 brides. Rachel’s true passion is weddings and having the opportunity to share her artistry of hair and makeup with others. She loves spending time with her brides and making each of them feel beautiful on their special day. Rachel has expertise in vintage, glamour, fashion and bridal hair and makeup and trained in hair and makeup for film and print. Rachel is proud to be married to an active duty military officer and the mother of a daughter and son.
Crystal is a passionate and talented hair and makeup artist. Trained by Napoleon Perdis Makeup Academy, Lu Ross Academy and licensed in 2008. Crystal is certified in bridal, high fashion and print makeup and hair. Crystal also has expertise in full service color and cut and works in a full service Salon in addition to bridal. She is most inspired by the transformation of a hairstyle from start to finish and the artistry it takes to create such beauty. Crystal has experienced success in the beauty industry over the years, but she is most proud of her two children and being an example to them that dreams do come true with hard work and dedication.
Melody is a professionally trained makeup artist, certified in 2011. She started pursuing her passion early in life and began her formal training at the young age of 14 in Houston Texas. It was not until after attending college in Philadelphia studying color theory that she knew she wanted to apply her artist ability professionally and use the face as her canvas. She obtained her certification through Chanel Cosmetics and was soon nominated and selected to train under the national artist and awarded the title of Makeup Specialist. Her favorite aspect of being a makeup artist is seeing the look of joy on clients faces after a transformation and getting to be a part of their special day. She is recently married herself and a adoptive mother to a dog and two bunnies.
Chaney is a "hair wizard", licensed in 2015 from Paul Mitchell The School in Santa Barbara. Chaney has always been inspired by braids and special event styling. Like most passionate and successful bridal stylists, Chaney has been creating masterpieces with hair since the young age of 7. Her favorite aspect of the Bridal Industry is her ability to take any type of hair and transform it into a chic, boho or braided style. Chaney is a creative and inspiring stylist and always expanding her education and experience in order to provide the most up to date and in style looks.
Adrieanna is a licensed hair and makeup artist. Trained by Santa Barbara Cosmetology Academy and licensed in 2010. Adrieanna is certified in bridal hair and makeup and has the ability to create any hairstyle. Adrieanna realized her passion after finding herself playing with makeup all her life and giving her husband haircuts in the bathroom. Adrieanna is inspired by anything vintage, from hair and makeup to clothing and furniture. She is a true artist and forever intrigued by the change that her art creates.
Camden is a licensed cosmetologist from Grass Valley California who has 12 years experience in the hair industry. Hair artistry is her creative outlet and she loves sharing a special experience with her clients. She is now doing hair in Ventura California at the La Rouge Salon and Beauty Bar. Camden is also a mother of two kids who give her purpose and drive.
Christie is a certified makeup artist, trained by the Makeup Designery (MUD) in Burbank California. She is trained in bridal makeup and has the ability to transform her brides and accentuate their natural beauty for their big day. She is dedicated to always staying one step ahead of the trends in order to bring her clients the most ideal looks for their wedding or special event. Christie is a passionate artist, a hard working wife and mother to an incredible little boy.
Lexi is a certified makeup artist. Trained by The Makeup Designory in Burbank CA and certified in 2007. Lexi’s favorite aspect of makeup is perfecting the skin. After growing up with insecurities about her own skin, she is inspired by making women feel beautiful from the inside out. Lexi has expertise in all facets of makeup application, namely, glamour, high fashion, avant garde, bridal and vintage. She has had success working on feature films, music videos, tv, photo shoots and weddings. Lexi has provided makeup for E! News Fashion Police and the Grammy’s.
Lily's greatest blessing is her natural talent to create and enhance her clients beauty and be able to share that with others. She is extremely professional, passionate, organized, and detail oriented. She is a licensed cosmetologist from Oxnard California with 14 years experience. She has two daughters who are her biggest supporters. When Lily is not working you can find her watching NFL with her family and eating her favorite lemon pepper wings.
Bettie is a makeup artist from Ventura, California. She has been practicing her craft in the area for 10 years and has been published for her editorial work as well. She is extremely easy going, always making her clients feel comfortable and welcome. She always ensures to listen to her clients needs in order to give them the best results.