photo by Kelly Anne Photography


We will take you through the nuances of business today in the wedding industry working with Gen Z couples, social media marketing, automation, AI, and advanced artistry techniques and theories not found on YouTube or TikTok.


Bridal Beauty Masterclass: Bridal Bootcamp



Day 1: Bridal Business | 10am-5pm | $498 per artist

-Lecture + Q&A For All Levels of Artists

-Business Basics

-Packages, Pricing and Services

-Legal Considerations, Contracts, Accounting, Insurance

-Social Media Marketing

-Utilizing AI

-Automating Your Business

-Managing Client Expectations in the New World of TikTok/IG/Filters


Day 2: Bridal Beauty | 10am-5pm | $498 per artist

-Lecture, Q&A

-Demos of Bridal Trends for 2024/2025

-Hands-On Training


Both Days: $798 per artist (20% off $996 reg.) PLUS a sponsored goodie bag of pro makeup + tools worth approximately $500 

NOTE: There are no refunds for any reason. Should you be unable to attend, you are welcome to sell your ticket to someone else.


New York Bridal Fashion Week 2017 with MG Hair and Makeup Makeup Design by Kevin James Bennett, Hair Design by Megan Garmers (MG Hair & Makeup) MUSE by Berta Bridal – Video Courtesy of Bowen Films Some other images from New York Bridal Fashion Week


About Your Educators

Megan Garmers and Kevin James Bennett are professional educators and were members of the Make-up Designory (MUD) Program Advisory Committee (P.A.C.), which met to audit MUD’s curriculum and advise on its relevance to the needs of today’s professional artists.
Megan Garmers, Founder and Director of MG Hair & Makeup, the oldest and largest bridal hair and makeup agency in the US
  • Founder and Director of The Bridal Masterclass, State of the Wedding Industry Mastermind, and Streamline Social
  • Honored as one of The Knot’s “Top 100 Most Inspiring Wedding Pros” across all categories (photographers, planners, florists, caterers, etc.)
  • Inducted into The Knot’s “Best Of Weddings” Hall Of Fame and chosen as the Editor’s Pick for The Knot Best of Weddings since 2011
  • Chosen for The Knot Ambassador Program (top 25 of wedding professionals in the US)
  • Received Wedding Wire’s Bride’s Choice & Couple’s Choice Awards since 2010
  • Featured on WEtv’s David Tutera’s “My Fair Wedding” and TLC’s “Randy to the Rescue” with Randy Fenoli from “Say Yes to The Dress”
  • Featured in beauty articles for Style Me Pretty, The Knot, WeddingWire and numerous wedding blog sites
  • Preferred hair and makeup service for the runways of New York International Bridal Fashion Week since 2009 and London Bridal Fashion Week
  • Speaker at conferences and education at The Makeup Show, IMATS, IBS, Wedding MBA, Bridal Beauty Masterclass, The Bridal Masterclass Experience, The Meetings Show UK, WIPA, and many others
Kevin James Bennett, Emmy Award Winner and Industry Expert
  • Recipient of multiple international awards for excellence in artistry, education, and mentorship
  • Five-time Emmy nominee and two-time Emmy Award winner for Outstanding Achievement in Makeup
  • 30+ years experience as a working professional makeup artist in all media formats (photo, video, film, stage)
  • 15+ years experience facilitating premium makeup education in more than a dozen countries
  • Featured educator, keynote speaker, and panelist at international trade shows and expos
  • Industry Expert appearing on Home Shopping Network, Good Morning America, Today Show, Access Hollywood, and Entertainment Tonight
  • Beauty Journalist contributing to trade publications and fashion/lifestyle magazines, including Allure, Glamour, Elle, InStyle, Marie Claire, W Magazine,  and Vanity Fair
  • Creator of The Bulletproof Bride™, an internationally recognized system of techniques that focuses on the durability of beauty makeup applications for bridal and special events