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Picture Perfect Family Photos

Want the perfect family photo session? Here are some tips from professional photographer Melissa Fitzgerald and makeup artist Heather Hughes!

  • If your photos are for holiday cards, figure out the card background you want BEFORE you head to your session. Then, be sure to show it to your photographer.
  • Next, choose your location. Outdoor/natural light is usually best.
  • Plan your outfits ahead of time and start with Mom. Then, try to coordinate the colors/patterns of everyone else's outfits around Mom's outfit without being too matchy-matchy.
  • Best makeup tip: Face Saver. Heather describes it as antiperspirant for your face!
  • Follow with translucent powder and bronzer (lightly!).
  • For eyes, don't stray too far from what you usually do every day. Just add more to intensify it.
  • Stay away from too much sparkle for outside.
  • For natural lips, use neutral liner, gloss and a brighter dot of color in the very center of your lips.
  • Don't dress your baby until right before the shoot.
  • Photo shoots are like Murphy's Law, anything bad that can happen, will happen. Just be prepared to go with it!

Melissa Fitzgerald Owner - Melissa Fitzgerald Photography

Heather Hughes
Owner - Hues By Heather

Holiday Hostess with the Mostess, Holiday Gifts, Holiday Spa DIY Gifts, Picture Perfect Family Photo

Other segments featured on this episode of Mirror/Mirror:

Holiday Hostess with the Mostess
Holiday Hostess with the Mostess
Want to be the holiday hostess with the mostess? Here are a few tips to make your party pure perfection!
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Holiday Gifts
Holiday Gifts
Looking for a unique gift for the gals (or guys) in your life? Here are a few ideas that you've probably never seen!
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Holiday Spa DIY Gifts
Holiday Spa DIY Gifts
Gifts from the heart are often made with our hands. Salon Owner Rachel Gower has some DIY spa gifts that you can make yourself for less than $10!
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More Holiday Spa DIY Gifts
More Holiday Spa DIY Gifts
Salon Owner Rachel Gower has more DIY spa gifts that you can make yourself for less than $10!
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Let's Dish
Mexico: One Plate at a Time
Home with Lisa Quinn
Hiring America
Children's Programming
Military Makeover
The Balancing Act
Pickler and Ben