Southern Couture
2020 Artist Team 

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Ashley Breeden

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. Ashely believes thier are no rules in makeup and that you shouldn't be aftraid 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.


Jessie Hamby

Bridal 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!

- Jessie

Kirstin Pace

Owner & Lead 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 coach. 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 .She 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

Bridal Hair Artist

Kendall has over a year of experience is an asset to our team by being 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. She creates some of the most beautiful flowing updos. 

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


Billy Jean

Bridal Hair & Makeup Artist

Billie Jean has been a licensed cosmetologist for nearly a decade. Although Billie Jean is best know for creating sleek hair styles, her passion for the beauty industry has led her into the world of makeup and skincare. Some of her favorite products include Olapex, Fenty, Ole Henriksen, and Design Essentials. Billie Jean is most inspired by her parents Billy Joe and Lille Williams who taught her the importance of faith, hardwork, and family. Billie Jean cherishes her husband and children whom she enjoys spending her free time with.


Azaria Heredia

Makeup Artist