So Chique

home of the finest makeup artists, hair stylists & fashion/life stylists.

About Us So Chique
concierge services

So Chique Studios & Agency is home of the finest makeup artists, hair stylists & fashion/life stylists. At So Chique Studios we are here to provide you with our level ten customer service and our second to none customized menu to accommodate your artistry & styling need for every occasion.

Our Makeup Artists, Hair Stylists and Fashion/Life Stylists have a plethora of knowledge and expertise in their craft. With 20+ years combined experience, we thrive on bringing the runway to your special occasion on your day.

We understand there are a lot of details and questions that go into every event – you have been dreaming what your event will truly look like on your special day, and we are here to guide you through your vision to bring your unique color and style to life. We take the time to build your storyboard with you, blending the finest flow within your unique style never leaving your comfort zone, always ensuring quality service as well as an amazing experience through any of our services:

Our Services What We Do


All of our services are available on-location, concierge style. Locations are flexible and range from your event venue, to prepping you in the comfort of your home, to on-site at your your photo-shoot location - our artist-stylists will come to your special event.

We have a range of pricing available, from trial run sessions and preparation to actual day-of services. Our packages range from hourly to full-day, contact us to discuss your unique needs.


We offer many options and packages available for your special day - customize your package from one sitting to five. From trial run sessions, engagement pictures, bachelorette evening out, to rehearsal dinner and of course for your wedding day - we work within your vision to ensure you will be looking flawless and beautiful for every precious moment.

Fitness/Fashion Shows

This is the day you have been working towards. You set goals and have accomplished them. Congratulations!!! Let us handle the rest. Our expert Artists and Hair stylists have extensive training no matter the event or venue, we have the perfect formula to enhance and accentuate your beauty. We understand stage lighting, media coverage (from photo shoots to live appearances), to the tan on your body, proper styling for stage hair and makeup and the overall look that is being judged. We have what you need to bring the proper stage look on your amazing show day.


Each artist-stylist within So Chique has a specific beautiful craft ranging from Vintage to Boudoir, from Beauty to Beast, from Classic to Bombshell. Let's collaborate and celebrate your most desired look.

If you don’t see what you are looking for, please don’t hesitate to contact us to customize our services to fit your every need.

Meet Our Artisans


Laurie St. Michael

Lead Makeup artist & Hair stylist

Bio coming soon...

Jen-i Gallaher

Makeup artist & Hair stylist

Jen-i has had a passion for the beauty industry most of her life. She has been a licensed cosmetologist for more than 16 years in 4 different states. In that time, continuing her education in both hair and makeup techniques. Jen-i places a high value in listening to her clients and understanding their needs.

Catina Gaines

Makeup artist & Hair stylist

Catina is not only a fashion stylist and skin care beautician; she is a leading makeup artist backing some of the most prominent leading artistry and fashion companies such as MAC, Bobbi Brown, Lancôme, YSL, and Chanel. Catina's skill has played a essential part in our agency. Her knowledge has been learned hands-on by a plethora of fashion beauty outlets throughout her career. Always giving knowledge back to her client, and never skipping a beat, ensuring they receive care and understanding of their needs. Catina provides the best experience every time, without fail. She is our blessing.

Tia Fiore Garland

Makeup artist & Hair stylist

Tia is a graduate of the Aveda Institute, where she had the opportunity to nurture the passion she already possessed for the beauty industry. Tia is incredibly passionate about hair and makeup, and loves nothing more than to partner that passion with her dedication to instill confidence and positivity in every guest that sits in her chair. It's amazing and truly rewarding for her to experience how fabulous you feel!

Mel Akana McIntosh

Makeup artist & Hair stylist

Mel has been doing makeup professionally for ten years and hair for five years. She is an Aveda Institute graduate, and specializes in beauty editorial and high fashion editorials. When she's not formulating color creations for her clients hair, she's usually off making a bride feel like a million bucks on her very special day, or making a designer's dream a reality. She loves to make anyone and everyone feel their very best and brightest at all times!

SO Chique Artisan Attended Events

Our Artisans are available to you for many different types of events, ranging from your special wedding day to your elite modeling session on the runway. Here are some events where our Artisan's reflected their signature style and skills.

Client Testimonials

"So Chique is fabulous, my hair and makeup were flawless! Their team has amazing customer service. From the beginning of my sitting through to my evening touch ups, amazing! Thank you So Chique for making me beautiful flawless and confident!"

Hair & Makup Client

"Amazing service, second to none! I had no idea what to expect, although I have been referred by many, which all said amazing reviews as well as they all said it's like no other experience, So Chique is 'it'... They were right! Thank you all very much, I couldn't be more pleased with my service and weekend!"

Hair & Makup Client

"I am beyond pleased So Chique has style, class, level ten customer service, and techniques that accentuate my features to really stand out while not over doing the actual look; they nailed it! They are trained by the best and it shows! Thank you So Chique and thank you [to their team of artisans] for always being true to your passion and your clients!"

Hair & Makup Client

Contact Information

Questions? Want to schedule a session? Contact us today!

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