Christina Barnum Photography

Destination Disney Wedding

Ashley Lester Photography

The Mill at Fine Creek

Amy & Jordan Photography

Photo Shoot

Justin and Mary Marantz Photography

"Walk Through a Wedding" Hampton Roads

Ashley Lester Photography

The NorVa (published in The Knot)

Michael and Carina Photography

Cavalier Golf and Yacht Club

Andi & Zoƫ Photography

Half Moone, Norfolk, VA

Eleise Theuer Photography

Hermitage Museum & Gardens

Grant and Deb Photographers

Cavalier Golf and Yacht Club

Caitlin Gerres Photography

Photo shoot makeup in the studio

Welcome to Makeup by Kim Porter!

Professional makeup artist, Kim Porter, has been in the makeup industry since 2001, establishing herself as one of the most sought after makeup artists in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia.  Her exceptional work and work ethic have won awards with WeddingWire, Best of Virginia Beach Awards, and Top Wedding Vendor for Virginia Living Magazine.  

Her work has been seen on celebrities such as real estate mogul and "Shark Tank" personality Barbara Corcoran and Jessica Robertson of "Duck Dynasty" for local appearances and television. Her work with brides and bridal parties can be seen in local and national wedding magazines and wedding blogs, including The Knot and Style Me Pretty.  With a passion for making everyone feel beautiful, she brings a luxury service to all of her clients, so they can relax and enjoy their day!

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For more information please see our Rates & Services on the menu bar!  

To book services email or send us a message on our Contact page!



The Makeup Studio & Beauty Lounge

Our new studio located in Wayside Village Shoppes is a premier beauty bar in Virginia Beach!  Available for bridal parties, special event makeup, makeup lessons and group lessons!  To book an appointment at our studio email for more information or send us a message on our Contact page!


Want longer, fuller and darker looking lashes, contact us to find out how!



Latest 4 Portfolio Items Published

Latest Portfolio Items

Christina Barnum Photography

Destination Disney Wedding

Christina Barnum Photography

Destination Disney Wedding

Sharon Elizabeth Photography

Ford's Colony Country Club

Amanda Manupella Photography

Virginia Beach wedding

Wedding Makeup

Williamsburg Wedding

Robert Hamm Photography


Bride and Mother

Robert Hamm Photography


Outer Banks Wedding

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