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Ideas For Fall Fashion

Stylists from War Paint International showed Kim Johnson a few makeup and hair ideas for fall (3:28). WCCO 4 News - Sept. 17, 2018

Makeup Artist, Jessica Mae, chats with Elizabeth Ries and Steve Patterson about summer makeup tips on Channel 5.

Fashion Guest: Spring Hair & Makeup Trends

Since it still doesn't feel like spring outside, we're finding ways to feel good about the way we look this time of year. Jessica Mae founder of WarPaint International is here, with Director of Education Katie Rote and some models. WCCO This Morning - April 6, 2018

The Surprising Way This Beauty Agency is Disrupting an $80 Billion Industry? Franchising

If you thought technology startups creating the next hot product in your pocket were hot, you've clearly never seen a girl's makeup drawer. As a guy, I have little interest in makeup trends. As an entrepreneur who likes to keep one finger on every kind of pulse, I find value in knowing what's happening in every industry--I don't discriminate.

How This Female Founder Landed Herself On The Minneapolis 40 Under 40 With Her On-Demand Beauty Startup

It's said that the best startup ideas come from a founder building a company around a need they have in their own lives. For professional makeup artist, Jessica Mae, this is exactly how she came up with the idea for Warpaint International-an on-demand, luxury beauty service that recently landed her on the Minneapolis 40 Under 40 list as a leading young business leader.

40 Under 40: Jessica Mae, Founder and creative director, WarPaint International Beauty Agency - Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

Jessica Mae founded WarPaint International Beauty Agency in 2010. Now, at age 30, she has expanded the company into four major markets across the United States and is working on a franchising model and innovative educational platform. Jessica Mae founded WarPaint International Beauty Agency in 2010.

A 'Minnesota' Preview Of New York Fashion Week

A 'Minnesota' Preview Of New York Fashion Week Ali Lucia talks with Megan Miller, director of marketing for Opera Carolina, and Jessica Mae, founder and creative director for WarPaint International (3:20). WCCO This Morning - August 30, 2017

Expired Makeup: What Happens When You Use Old Makeup | Reader's Digest

Take a gander into any woman's makeup bag, and we can guarantee you'll discover a cringeworthy hoard of years-old makeup. Whether we bought it because we didn't know how to say no to the intimidating lady at the makeup desk or because we got a bit too spend-happy with our paychecks, chances are you have several foundation bottles or primer potions you've only pumped once (not to mention the Naked Palette that you've only used two shades out of).

Get Movin' Monday: Top Spring Fashion, Wedding Trends

Get Movin' Monday: Top Spring Fashion, Wedding Trends Ali Lucia talks with Jessica Mae, founder of War Paint International, and Katie Rote, who is their director of education (6:40). WCCO This Morning - April 17, 2017

Makeup Tricks for Every Eye Shape | Reader's Digest

Monolids don't have a natural crease, but you can fake one with makeup, says Jessica Mae, founder, creative director, and makeup artist of WarPaint International Beauty Agency. Blending eyeshadow into the area with a soft, round-domed crease brush will create the illusion of a crease on this eye shape, she says.

Why Locals Are Putting Their WarPaint on This Valentine's Day | Lake Minnetonka

When husband and wife team Sam Koza and Jessica Mae created their own beauty business several years ago, they knew the name needed to be as fierce as the mission. WarPaint International was the result of their brainstorming efforts. "[The name is] powerful and meaningful," Mae shares.

Fall 2016 Bridal Beauty Trends from Warpaint International

The cozy Fall season allows us to discover bold and beautiful hair and makeup styles in deeper, darker colors. Whether you want to create that gorgeous glow for your wedding day or just a fun night out, WarPaint International shares elegant Fall and Winter beauty trends that will blow your mind.

Natural Makeup Tricks | Reader's Digest

Bring out your natural beauty by using natural-looking makeup techniques that give you a fresh-faced glow, no matter how tired you are.

Tween Makeup Do's and Don'ts

Jessica Mae of WarPaint International talks to Elizabeth Ries and Steve Patterson about the dangers and pitfalls of social media beauty makeup overs and Tween Do's and Don'ts.

13 Ways to Keep Your Makeup Fresh Without Touch-Ups

Nail your beauty routine down the first time around, and you won't need to carry around that tube of lipstick.

Get Movin' Monday: Fall Fashion Trends

Get Movin' Monday: Fall Fashion Trends Jessica Mae and Benjamin Rodich from WarPaint International share makeup and hair trends for the fall, Ali Lucia reports (5:53). WCCO This Morning - Sept. 19, 2016

Power Women | Sigma Beauty

We are bringing powerful women together to make a difference in honor of Women's History Month. We've partnered with female businesswomen to use their experience and our product to raise money for Dress for Success. Get inspired and shop the Power Collection, 10% of your purchase helps women to improve their own lives through better job skills and new opportunities.

Make Eyes Look Bigger with Makeup | Reader's Digest

No more beady eyes for you! With the right makeup techniques, you can make your eyes seem bigger, brighter, and more open.

Red Lipstick: How to Apply the Perfect Red Lip | Reader's Digest

Classic as it is, red lipstick can be tough to pull off. Makeup artists share their best tricks to getting a crisp, long-lasting color.

Trend Report: Fresh + Clean - Beauty Bets

photo: Chris McDuffie Maybe it's the Sports Illustrated supermodels from my formative years, or that episode from GIRLS where Marnie emerges from the lake still looking like a goddess in her red sequin gown (possibly the only thing I enjoyed about that episode), but I've always felt best in my skin wearing nothing more than a ...

Raven Does Things: Warpaint International At-Home Makeover [WATCH] | Raven | 101.3 KDWB

I try to look my best at work (most days, anyway) because artists, record label representatives and clients always stop by the station-- sometimes unannounced. A few months ago I found a not-so-secret way to get glam, quick: Warpaint International Beauty Agency.

Get Movin' Monday: Spring Makeup Trends

Get Movin' Monday: Spring Makeup Trends Jessica Mae, founder of WarPaint International, dishes on the latest trends in makeup for spring 2016, Ali Lucia reports (6:17). WCCO This Morning - April 25, 2016

Modern Celtic Highland Wedding Inspiration - WeddingLovely Blog

Old World traditions meet contemporary edginess in this fabulous styled shoot that comes to us from Jessica Mae of WarPaint International Beauty Agency. Here's Jessica to tell us more: This inspirational shoot took place in New Richmond, Wisconsin at a 100+ year old, little unknown gem called The Greenfield Barn.

NYFW, Day 1 (late post)

Its officially NYFW. And it's a frenzy. During NYFW, I will blog on a wide range of events/shows. Although I will be attending several...

How to do your hair and makeup this holiday season

The experts at Warpaint International Beauty Agency came on the Buzz to talk about the latest holiday trends in makeup and hair. For more information, check out their website at Download the FOX 9 App Now

2015 Beauty & Wellness: Makeup - Minneapolis Happening

WINNER: Warpaint International FINALISTS: The Beauty Lounge Minneapolis Blush Beauty Room NOMINEES: reVamp SalonSpa Creative Beaute Agency / Smart and Chic Bride Mary K. Flaa MN Bridal Make Up

Meet a Wedding Hair and Makeup Artist in New York, NY: WarPaint International Beauty Agency - WeddingLovely Blog

Photo Credit: Akalika Creative Today's interview is with hair and makeup artist Jessica Mae of WarPaint International Beauty Agency! Enjoy: Tell us a bit about yourself and your company. I have been a professional makeup artist for 9 years and love what I do every single day.


Photography by Kyle Lieberman How do three of our local celebs show their Pride? Doug Melroe, Grant Whittaker, and Jamie Yuccas give you an Event Look, an Everyday Look, and a Special Occasion Look. Doug Melroe LOOK: PRIDE EVENT You may recognize Doug Melroe as the face of The Firm, where he has been teaching since 1986.

Minnesota Farm Wedding - Rustic Wedding Chic

Taking place at the beautiful and rustic Minnesota rustic wedding venue, Hope Glen Farm, this stunning western style wedding combines the best of an outdoor wedding with design elements perfect for a rustic wedding. From the photographer: This bride and groom had a fun, country wedding at Hope Glen Farm in Cottage Grove, MN.

Get Movin' Monday: Fall Makeup And Hair Trends

Get Movin' Monday: Fall Makeup And Hair Trends Jessica Mae with War Paint International Beauty showed Ali Lucia and Jamie Yuccas some of the latest trends for makeup and hair this fall, Ali Lucia and Jamie Yuccas report (6:56). WCCO This Morning - August 17, 2015

Lav.fash™: Summer Trends 2015

Photographer: Kyle Lieberman Hair and Makeup: Jessica Mae - WarPaint International Models: Histria & Connor @ Ignite Models Floral dress by Caroline Hayden. On Her: Floral blouse and floral skirt by Caroline Hayden. On Him: Shirt by Penguin Pants by JACHS provided by Atmosfere. White cocktail dress by Caroline Hayden.

A Rustic Glam Wedding at Muse Event Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Despite a move to California while planning their Minnesota wedding, Lindsay Nakfoor (27 and a senior financial analyst) and Nathan McCurren (28 and an MBA candidate at the University of California at Berkeley) pulled off their rustic November nuptials without a hitch. "We chose Minneapolis because it's the place where we met and fell in love," Lindsay says.

2015 Fall/Winter - Central Minnesota Brides Magazine

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Easy steps to Valentines Day Glam

GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - Looking good for Valentine's day has never been so easy, especially when you need to take your 'day look' into the evening. Jessica Mae, owner of WarPaint International, and Benjamin Rodich, the Artistic Director of Hair for WarPaint International, joined KARE 11 News @4 with easy tips on how to make your look sparkle.

{Styled Shoot} Urban Princess - Dainty Obsessions

From the stylist, Forever Bride: "When we began planning for the fall 2014 styled shoot, we went through the usual ideas: pastels, pops of gold and metallic, glitter, sequins, a list of the same thing all brides had seen before. We decided we really wanted to step out of the box and focus on us, who ...

High-End Make Up On Wheels Pulls Up in North Brooklyn

One of the nation's fastest growing on-demand beauty service companies is expanding to New York City, with the organization making its grand launch at Williamsburg nightclub, Verboten, on February 12. Based out of Minneapolis, WarPaint International specializes in custom makeup and hair designs for weddings, corporate events and runway shows, sending its makeup artists right to your doorstep.

Fresh + Romantic Industrial Wedding Inspiration

This glowing slice of wedding inspiration from Two of a Kind Rentals and Rebecca Yale Photography epitomizes everything a perfectly chic NYC wedding should be. Lush florals from Cheeky Details, sparkly sequins and candlelight balance out the industrial vibe, while pin-worthy details like the fun bar sign and paper flower backdrop tie right into the city love.

Whimsical Winter Wonderland Styled Shoot

A whimsical winter wonderland styled shoot in Minnesota with hints of cranberry red, gold sparkles and vintage touches throughout.

Making Up is Hard to Do

Makeup can be intimidating. As if selecting the right shade wasn't daunting enough, we are then tasked with applying the stuff. It's enough to make anyone go makeup-free. Please don't. Makeup has spirit-lifting superpowers. These local experts take the guesswork out of this shady business. Hey, you.



6 Concealer Hacks to Hide Any Flaw

No one's skin is perfect. Everyone has bumps, scrapes, and imperfections that make skin unique-it is our largest organ, after all, and it protects us from all the stuff the world throws at us. But there's no harm in wanting it to look perfect from head to toe.

Lookbook: Makeup on call

Wouldn't it be nice to have a personal makeup artist at your beck and call? With a new on-call Twin Cities area makeup service, you can. For $399 a year, a membership to Warpaint International gets you two makeup services a month, a makeup kit and other discounts.

Coverage: WarPaint International NYC Launch Party

In the middle of N 11th Street, a dim light warehouse type stands. It is unrecognizable in the popular residential/nightlife area of Williamsburg. Many would think it is an abandon building, but to nightlife goers it is called Verboten. Once you take a step inside, the club scenery appears with dim lights, music, tables and a bar.

Local Company Hopes To Be The 'Uber' For Cosmetics

Everyone wants to look good at their most important moments -- their weddings, big parties or work events. Many will spend hundreds to get our hair and nails done, but when it comes to makeup, we'll usually do it at home.

Beauty & Wellness: Makeup 2014 - Minneapolis Happening

Warpaint International All By Jenn The Beauty Lounge Nominees reVamp SalonSpa Blush Beauty Room Creative Beatue Agency Amber Rose Hair + Makeup


Im a passionate makeup artist! Ive been working professionally for 5 years and am loving every minute of it. I just launched my business WarPaint International with the goal of becoming a makeup agency in the future. WarPaints mission is to make our clients look beautiful on the outside, while making them feel beautiful on the inside.

MakeUp Junkie Alert: Q&A with WarPaint's Jessica Mae knows that women in our fabulous Metro are constantly "on the go" whether it's preparing for business meetings, sitting on various boards, or attending fabulous cocktail-sipping events. There's always one thing we need to do before slipping on our shoes and making a dash. And that's applying our makeup.

The RIGHT Way to Wear Bronzer for Fall

As the seasons change, so does your makeup look-it's just a fact of the matter. What works for summer doesn't automatically translate for fall. "Sometimes we forget that our skin changes throughout the year in terms of the tone of your skin," says Jessica Mae, a Minneapolis-based makeup artist.

A Bachelorette Bash: Top Spots Around Minnesota to Host a Bachelorette Party

From a night on the town to a relaxing day at the spa, grab your girls and send off your last single days in style.

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