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Our Story

Southern Couture Makeup started out as an on-site makeup company in 2015. Since then, we have expanded or range of services and adopted a new home salon in the heart of Greenville, SC.

Southern Couture Salon & Bridal Bar is a full-service salon catering to past, present and future brides. A unique bridal experience for that special time in your life.

"Our Mission at Southern Couture is to enhance beauty, boost confidence and radiate great energy on your special day"


Kirstin Pace

Owner & Lead Pro Makeup Artist

Kirstin is the founder of Southern Couture Makeup. She has well over 10 years of experience in the industry as a Senior artist and artistry coach for Sephora. She has an extensive training background with leading brand global artists including: Marc Jacobs, FENTY, Kat Von D, Tarte, Two Faced, Anastasia and Sephora Pro artists. Kirstin specializes in color theory, color matching, textures, airbrush, and on-screen artistry. 

"Coaching artistry is my passion. I find it incredibly rewarding to elevate an artist's skill set while also growing their self -confidence."



Kendall Cabrera

Lead Bridal Pro Hair Artist

Kendall is a lead Bridal Hair artist with Southern Couture. She specializes in creating advanced & intricate designs for all hair textures. She is the calm soothing spirit in any storm! Her love for bridal hair artistry satisfies her desire and love for connecting with people and creating beautiful memories.

"The key is using the right products. My go to is texture powder because it gives grip, texture, and volume"




Jessie Hamby

Bridal Pro Hair & Makeup Artist

Jessie is a passionate and driven cosmetologist with over 6 years of experience in multiple facets of the beauty industry. She has a joy for bridal hair and makeup artistry because of the ability to make such a beautiful impact on such a monumental day in one's life. A true visionary, she spreads love and inspiration through her work. Jessie particularly loves braided styles because of their ability to be timeless, classic, flirty, or fun but loves executing all updo styling. Her fave product is Redken Triple Take hairspray because of the versatility in its usage!

Azaria Heredia

Bridal Pro Makeup Artist

I am 29 years old. I’m a mother, fiancée, makeup and brow artist. Since I was a little girl I LOVED makeup playing and creating all the possibilities with it. So I always day makeup is my first love. What I love most about having clients in my chair is seeing their confidence beaming. In my spare time I love to spend time with my family and friends, working out, educating and practicing new skills and techniques


Ashley Breeden

Bridal Pro Makeup Artist

Ashley is a trained and highly skilled makeup artist with a fun, edgy flair! She has 13 years of experience in the industry and has an eye for editorial bridal makeup. She thoroughly enjoys building relationships with her clients through her makeup artistry. Ashley believes there are no rules in makeup and that you shouldn't be afraid to try new colors or use products in different ways. Products she can't live without are the YSL primer and the Anastasia Dip Brow.


Our Team: Team Members

Caitlyn Eskew

Bridal Pro Hair Artist

I’m Caitlyn Eskew and I’ve been a cosmetologist for 3 years now. It is not just my career but my passion! I work full time at The Salon At 1011 in Anderson, and have such a supportive group of women working along side of me. My favorite services include Cuts, Color, Bridal/ Event Hair and Makeup. I enjoy working with Southern Couture Makeup where I have worked for a year as a Bridal Pro artist. I use mainly redken "sexy hair" and Amika products in salon and for events. In my free time I enjoy knitting, hiking, and spending time with family and friends.

- Caitlyn

Kim Manganella

Bridal Pro Makeup Artist

Certified makeup artist from Cosmix School of Makeup Artistry in Florida. I enjoy doing artistry makeup for boudoir shoots, headshots, runway, film and weddings. My favorite part of doing makeup is making people feel beautiful in their skin and enhancing their beauty.  It feels so rewarding when I've made someone's day by just adding that little extra greatness with makeup and to see the transformation. I have a 2 1/2 year old daughter who keeps me on my toes!! During my free time I love to spend time with her outside. Parks, swimming in the pool. Splash pads, and just adventuring!


Jessica Aultz

Bridal Pro Hair Artist

 I have 16 years of experience in the beauty industry. Some in education and training, weddings, and spa services including skin, nails and body treatments. I love what I do because I able to make ppl feel there best in all aspects of life and give apart of myself to others through education and motivation in which others can’t take away from them. 

In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my husband two children and all of our pets outside gardening hiking and fishing.

- Jessica

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