SERVICE RATES and FEES  (2019 prices subject to change) Wedding Day Makeup Services It’s your wedding day, so it’s your time to look and feel like a princess! Makeup’s by Miss Lu is Calgary’s  top bridal make-up and hair artistry service. Aprille Lu knows that every bride deserves to look radiant and beautiful while enjoying the […]

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About Me

  The face behind “Makeup by Miss Lu”   My name is Aprille Lu. Pronounce exactly like the month.  Like a typical girly girl, I’ve always been fascinated in anything beauty at a very young age.  Were you ever caught playing with your mama’s lipstick when you were a kid? and having your mom give […]

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Raves and Reviews

Working with clients like you makes my business a great joy. That’s why I love what I do. Your story and testimonial/review will help inform any potential clients visiting my site why they want to hire me and how they can benefit from me and my services…. Love my work? Would you recommend me to […]

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Latest Posts

Fitness competition, body building hair and makeup

September 21, 2016 | No Comments

You have worked so hard to transform your body, and I’m sure there are stress involved in preparing your body and preparing for the show and finding the right artist. Take out the guess work in finding the right foundation shade that would match your tan! Let our Fitness glam team do your hair and […]

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Banff Alberta destination wedding: makeup services

September 12, 2016 | No Comments

Jeff and Barabara stunning destination  wedding in Fairmont Banff Springs Jeff and Barbara  Lives in Washington DC, but decided to have a their destination wedding In Banff Alberta Canada at the famous Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel overlooking the picturesque Canadian Rockies in Banff National Park.  I were honored to do Barbara’s bridal makeup services as as her bridal party (bridesmaids) makeup […]

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before and after hair and makeup makeover

Timelapse video of hair and makeup from start to finish

April 27, 2016 | No Comments

  Ever wonder how I do makeup and hair from start to finish? Here’s a quick video how I do it. Taken from iPhone, no Photoshopping required.   Makeup art of beauty. Calgary top mobile makeup artist, specializing in wedding, bridal party makeup, editorial, fitness competition makeup artist, photoshoot makeup artist servicing Calgary, Priddis, Olds, Cochrane, […]

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Recent boudoir shoot!

March 21, 2016 | No Comments

Location: Chestermere Alberta

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Published shoot, branded magazine calgary alberta, makeup artist


March 2, 2016 | No Comments

Last month I had a pleasure of meeting a breast cancer survivor, who survived the worst. Her story is definitely inspiring! I had the opportunity and the pleasure of doing her photo shoot hair and makeup here in Calgary. Pick up the latest issue of BRANDED MAGAZINE for the 5 page spread on inked breast […]

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calgary makeup artist wedding? Makeup artist servicing Calgary, cochrane, olds, Banff, Canmore Alberta?

January 3, 2016 | No Comments

Getting married in Calgary, Brooks, Olds, Cochrane, Canmore, Banff, Alberta and area ? Find the best, top and highly experienced Calgary, Canmore, Banff, cochrane, Brooks, Olds Bridal makeup artist. Makeup by Miss Lu  Serves Calgary, cochrane, Brooks, Olds, Banff, Canmore wedding venues, and Rocky Mountain Wedding Venues. Calgary Wedding, bridal party. Bridesmaid prices and packages […]

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2014 Ywe women in energy awards winner: Alberta published in oil weekly

November 26, 2015 | No Comments

Earlier this year I had the pleasure in doing makeup and Hair for 9  amazing women in the oil and gas industry for their headshot/corporate shoot. They are also awards winner and the first YWE Awards winners that recognize emerging female leaders in oil and gas Young Women in Energy (YWE), a Calgary-based group founded […]

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Jewel toned spring wedding hair and makeup inspiration. Published in (shoot location: Calgary alberta)

November 26, 2015 | No Comments

Jewel Toned Spring Wedding Inspiration Shoot Recent collaboration shoot I did with Christine Wills Photography featuring model Ittia Edwards with hair and make up done by me: It includes styling details like a handmade fabric and brooch bouquet, a warm wool blanket and a pearlized clutch, put together by Christine Thornton of C Thornton Design […]

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Meet your Artist!! Aprille Lu: Calgary makeup artist: specializing in asian bridal, indian bridal, prom, special occasions, grad, photoshoot, editorial hair and makeup. mobile makeup artist in calgary

September 18, 2014 | No Comments

Were you ever caught playing with your mama’s lipstick when you were a kid…… and having your mom give you the stink eye while scolding you for ruining her fave lipstick?  Yep, I’m guilty of it. I also remember wanting to grow up real fast so I could wear makeup like grown-ups. The desire to be […]

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OMG that’s a lot of makeup!!

June 9, 2014 | No Comments

Whether you’re shocked into panic or politely trying to tell me it’s too much, chances are you will be a little surprised at the intensity of your makeup. There’s a good reason for it too. You ARE wearing a ton of makeup. Having your photo taken by a professional photographer in a studio requires it. […]

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Pre-Wedding Makeup Trial

May 21, 2014 | No Comments

We’ve been planning our dream weddings since we were five years old. So it’s no surprise that we can’t get enough of a wedding inspiration and e-commerce site that lets you search through pics of swoon-worthy gowns, bouquets, and everything else you need for the big day. Most brides who have their wedding hair and makeup professionally […]

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Miss Universe Candidate Robin Alexandra Johnston

May 15, 2014 | No Comments

Last week, I had the opportunity to do makeup for the lovely Miss Universe Candidate Robin Alexandra Johnston. After meeting her a few times at few different events,  I was able to get to now her. She is not just beautiful but very kind hearted as well and I immediately connected with her and shared […]

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Wanderlust fashion show

April 22, 2014 | No Comments

Few weeks ago, April 5, 2014 I had a pleasure in being part of fashion show and charity fundraiser hosted by 2014 Miss Universe Canada Candidate Robin Alexandra Johnston.     I was able to help one of the fashion designers, Marina Ortman of Dome beautifying her fabulous models for her show. “Born From Rebellion, Worn With […]

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backstage pass at the Calgary welcome wagon bridal showcase

March 27, 2014 | No Comments

Backstage pass at the 2014 Calgary welcome wagon bridal showcase at the Blackfoot Inn last saturday Mar 22, 2014. okay, you’ll see a 3 second glimpse of me, after 1min and 39 second mark but yep I’m there. A brief glimpse of me and my blonde hair! I was assigned the task of making these […]

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February 25, 2014 | No Comments

While regular skin cleansing is clearly beneficial, exfoliating your face on a regular basis can improve the results of your skin care routine and help rejuvenate your skin. Whether you have dry, normal, oily or sensitive skin, exfoliation can bring new life to your complexion. There are two methods of exfoliating – physical, such as […]

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