Kirsten Brusse is a beauty expert and professionally licensed makeup artist with over 17 years experience in the industry. Her career in the field began working for such companies as Trish McEvoy, Bobbi Brown, Chanel and Stila as their makeup artist. She has an extensive portfolio of weddings, magazine, runway and television work. Her artistry and advice have been published on The Knot, Style Me Pretty,The Providence Journal and Rhode Island PBS, among others. She was part of the makeup team at StyleWeek NorthEast 2013 and is a regular contributor to WPRI’s The Rhode Show. Most recently, Kirsten has started a beauty and lifestyle blog( which you can read here) in an effort to make her knowledge and expertise accessible to everyone in a fun and approachable way. Additionally, Kirsten teaches classes, seminars and workshops that focus on each woman’s unique beauty and a “less is more” approach to makeup application. It is her passion to help women look and feel beautiful. “When you look good on the outside, you feel confident on the inside”. Her philosophy on makeup is that it should be fun and non-intimidating. It is makeup after all! After years of living in Providence, RI, Kirsten now makes her home in the Washington DC area with her husband and her two boys.