Lauren creates a beautiful romantic work of art in all of her makeup and hair designs to suit a plethora of styles ensuring she brings out the natural beauty of each subject. From weddings and formals to special events and an extensive commercial portfolio,Lauren has a passion for making her clients’ look and feel amazing. She also prides herself on ensuring every Bride feels special on their wedding day and makes sure that her styling is unique to the person while providing excellent service. Lauren has joined with some of Australia’s Most Renowned Hairstylists and Makeup Artists; she continues to train and bring her expertise back to the new and experienced artists in the Velbella team. Lauren started her makeup career backstage in theaters around Brisbane and she has trained with Brisbane’s Shani Anderson in Special Effects Makeup. After moving out of the theatre into the wonderful world of Brides and Beauty, Lauren trained with Dale Dorning celebrity Stylist in editorial and beauty makeup and hair styling. Lauren has also studied with Sydney’s famous Martha Mok in Asian Makeup application, specifically the technique of eye taping and Bridal Hair styling. She has studied with Brisbane Editorial Makeup Artist and Hairstylist Sue McLaurin in Editorial Makeup Application. She also had the privilege to train with Melbourne’s renowned makeup artist Merton Muaremi in his masterclass focused on winged eyeliner and face sculpting for editorial and bridal makeup. Lauren’s work has been published in Queensland Wedding and Bride Magazine, Style Magazine, Ideal Bride Magazine, Ontrend Bridal Magazine, BMAG, Queensland Brides, Hello May, White Magazine, The Bride’s Diary just to name a few. Lauren is an expert in airbrush makeup application having designed her own brand of airbrush makeup.
Confidence is a feeling. When you look good, you feel good. And while we think our customers look amazing all the time, our airbrush makeup can be that little something that makes them feel even better about themselves.
It gives them a boost of confidence, the courage to wear that dress they have had their eye on, or hairstyle they have been dying to try. We want our customers to be self-assured, happy, strong and ambitious.Lauren Veling