One of Oregon’s top professional makeup artists and hair stylists, Portland -based Cassandra Kennedy specializes in wedding makeup and wedding hairstyles. Her work with hair and makeup has been published in numerous industry publications in North and South America, Asia, Europe, and Australia. Cassandra and her team of artists are sought after for their fresh, romantic style and their bespoke creations. Their aesthetic perfectly complements the ethereal look of fine art film photography and the naturally undone vibe of the Pacific Northwest. Their style has been described as “natural glamour” – bringing out the natural beauty of the client while infusing a touch of glamour for that special occasion. The goal is always for each client to look and feel fabulous without losing sight of their personal style and comfort level. Cassandra and her team of professionals are passionate about following trends in the beauty, photography, and wedding industries. They use the very best products and tools and skills are kept current with ongoing continuing education. Artists are encouraged to explore ideas with clients to create looks that are truly original. As the former lead artist for one of Manhattan’s top bridal beauty agencies, Cassandra learned her craft in New York City from some of the world’s top artists and spent several years working in the area before returning to her beloved home state of Oregon. She is proud to be part of a regional community of creatives that are producing some of the world’s most beautiful images and experiences.
The Cassandra Kennedy Beauty team is available to work on location or in their private studio located in inner Southeast Portland.