About Julie


Julie is a makeup artist, hairstylist, educator, holistic wellness coach, and writer. Her work can be seen in print, on the runway and in film and television. Julie specializes in bridal hair and makeup. She has shared her talent for nearly 900 weddings and special events.

In addition to the awards she’s earned with CBAgency/Smart and Chic, Julie has also been individually recognized as the Best Makeup Artist in the Twin Cities by XoVain, the Best Makeup Lesson by Minnesota Monthly, the Best Bridal Service  by Minnesota Monthly, the Judge’s and People’s Choice by Mpls St. Paul Weddings, and has recently earned the MN Bride Magazine Best Hair and Makeup in MN Award.

Julie has combined her business and creative writing education, Cosmetology training, integrative healthcare training, and her 23+ years of beauty industry experience to create this blog, a makeup school, a magazine, and a cosmetics line.

Julie is currently in the works of creating a vodcast that’s in connection with her blog and her book, Beauty in Balance

Visit her main website at www.julieswensonbeauty.com