Honey & Violet was founded by hairstylist/hairdresser Lisa Blishaa and make-up artist Nicola Denham. The artistic duo have known each other since birth and have grown up together from children into adulthood. Together with a combined 18 years of experience within the beauty industry, trading separately for a number of years before joining forces to create Honey and Violet Wedding Specialists.
Lisa has worked within the hairdressing industry for over 15 years, she has worked with some of the best leading salons in Scotland from the young age of 16 and was successful freelance stylist for 4 years before joining forces with Nicola to create Honey and Violet. Lisa has a passion and love for bridal hair and has a rare natural ability to style and create some eye catching bridal hairstyles.
Laura McDougall (lj)
Hair stylist Laura has been working within the hair industry for the last 5 years. Laura has a real passion for hair-ups and styling, and is also a talented and confident hairdresser and colourist. Our gal, also known as LJ, has been a fabulous addition to team H&V since starting in September 2017, producing some outstanding hair transformations and simply stunning hair styling.
Sheilanne has been with Honey and Violet as wedding coordinator for over 5 years. She is passionate about weddings and flare for organising. If you need any information regarding HV bridal hair and make up, she will be able to help.
Nicola has over 6 years experience within the beauty industry, she started her career studying beauty therapy but found her passion for the makeup artistry when she became key artist for Urban Decay Cosmetics within Stirling. Alongside working for Urban Decay. Nicola maintained a strong reputation with Lisa for their freelance wedding services before the Honey & Violet journey began. Nicola is not only H&V Head make up artist, she is also a brow expert specialising in Brow Lamination, HD Brows and Henna Brows.
Gemma has been working within Honey & Violet since April 2018. She has a HND in Make up Artistry and has completed training with Urban Decay. She is also a talented nail technician based within the H&V salon. She has an unreal passion and talent for make up and nails.