ABOUT THE OWNERS
NICOLE & RENEE
Renee's passion for makeup started at a young age, she completed her Fashion Makeup Artistry training at Weltec in Wellington city back in 2011, being taught by makeup guru Olivia Wild. Renee then went on to work beside Award Winning Photographer Mandi Lynn as her full-time makeup/hair artist & personal assistant. Focusing solely on makeover photoshoots where she would use her skills to enhance a women's natural beauty bringing out an inner confidence and making these women feel amazing. Renee says - "It was such a rewarding job, just seeing the smile on their face when they looked in the mirror". This position fuelled her desire to create something of her own and these dreams were brought to reality when she married a Wairarapa boy and decided to move home. The Wairarapa is a forever growing wedding destination, so she set up her own Freelancing business in 2014 and has been working with brides helping to bring their dreams to life ever since. Renee is also a fully qualified beauty therapist, completing her training at the end of 2016.
Trained in Palmerston North, Nicole started in the Hairdressing Industry in 2004. In this time Nicole realised her passion for wedding hair styles and has been specializing in them since 2007.
Nicole’s love for wedding hair styles is shown throughout her work with flawless designs and beautiful construction of all styles. Nicole has a professional and enthusiastic approach to hair styling and believes having your hair done should be a stress free and enjoyable experience.
"My clients love to feel ‘loved.’ I am constantly interacting with them ensuring their style is perfect,leaving them feeling comfortable and confident with their final look."
Nicole has been running her own Wedding hair Business since 2011 and Is excited to take on this new venture. White Wedding Boutique is what Nicole believes to be a great asset to the Wairarapa in enabling brides to be working with the best of the best, Hand picked professionals on their wedding day.