Ashley is a highly trained, Northern Indiana based Makeup Artist. She has always had a passion of makeup and she considers it her form of art. In 2014, her passion evolved into a career after graduating from Makeup First School of Makeup Artistry in Chicago. Since then, Ashley has continued her education by attending classes taught by celebrity Makeup Artist, Lipstick Nick and Nicky Posley.
Her clientele include many high-profile public figures like Haley Lu Richardson, Rachel Platten, and Elizabeth Reaser. Ashley has also always had a love for pageantry and has worked with many titleholders including Miss Indiana USA and Teen USA, Miss Indiana and Outstanding Teen, and Mrs. Indiana. She has also traveled to Vegas for the past two years for Mrs. America and had the privilege to work on Mekayla Eppers when she won the national title. Ashley continues to work with local titleholders as well as contestants from out of state.
Ashley continues to work passionately, creating beautiful makeup looks on faces everywhere and helping clients to look and feel their best!
“I believe that all women are pretty without makeup- but with the right makeup can be pretty powerful.” -Bobbi Brown
Mellie's passion within the beauty industry started at a very young age and that very love for the industry has increased with every experience. She continues to learn and soak up all the latest techniques to better her clients. Mellie isn't afraid to take on whatever challenges and requests her clients face her with.
Recently married, she and her husband purchased their first home and adopted a kitty-fur-baby named Chili. In her free time Mellie enjoys going on little adventures with her husband, working out, and hanging out with family.
Mellie is the official hair sponsor of Mrs. Indiana and has worked with Mrs. America 2018, Mrs. Indiana-America 2018, Mrs Michigan-America 2018, and various local contestants.
Meagan is an up and coming name in the Headshot industry, having worked with Mrs. America 2018 from winning her local title, to sponsoring multiple state pageants across the Midwest to Northeast. Reflecting the work of the big names in the industry, and bringing that to an untouched Midwest market, Meagan and her team provide top level boutique services to ensure you are putting your best face forward.
Miss Indiana USA
Miss Pennsylvania USA
Miss West Virginia USA
Miss Indiana (MAO)
Mrs. Indiana America
Miss Indiana for America
Mrs. Michigan America
Miss Michigan for America
Award Winning Photographer
Meagan Gilbert Photography | Serving the midwest specializing in pageant head shots and senior pictures