Desert Magazine Elopement at Arrive Hotel in Palm Springs!!!

June 15, 2016
So happy to share the second of three editorial elopement photoshoots for Desert Magazine!!! This was the morning of the second day at Arrive Hotel in Palm Springs. 
Photography by Kendal Riley Photography 
Assistant Aaren Carieux
Director Ashley Breeding with Desert Magazine 
Makeup by me Amber Silva
Hair Renee Paris
Prop + Floral stylist Cargo Creative
Wardrobe Stylist Stylings By Stephanie
Models with No Ties Model Management Kylee Poling and Devin Jacanin




Devin Jacanin 

San Diego Makeup Artist 

Arrive Hotel in Palm Springs 

 Kylee Poling

Amber Silva Makeup Artist

Editorial Elopement Series with Desert Magazine!!!

June 13, 2016
So excited to share the first of three gorgeous photoshoots we did from this whirlwind two day adventure with Desert Magazine. Incredible, fun and passionate crew! 
Photographer: Kendal Riley Photography
Director: Ashley Breeding with Desert Magazine 
Floral + Prom Stylist: Cargo Creative 
Wardrobe: Stylings by Stephanie
Makeup: by me Amber Silva
Hair: Renee Paris 
Models with No Ties Model Management: Allie Silva and Andres Sette Aruzza
Desert Magazine Allie Silva

 No Ties Model Management 






Amber Silva Makeup Artist 

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Flawless Glowing Skin on Model Cari Flowers with No Ties Model Management!!!

April 18, 2016
Amazing photography by Rachael Consaul and Makeup by me!!! All about prepping the skin with amazing products based on skin type and only covering as much as you need to! Proud to say NO skin retouching by the photographer as it should be! Here are some of the products I used! Makeup Forever Face and Body foundation and RCMA foundation to conceal. Under the eyes I used of course BECCA Under Eye Brightener and concealed with RCMA mixed with Makeup Forever Full Coverage Concealer! For highlighti...
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Photoshoot with Shop Royalie in Oceanside!

January 6, 2016
Such an great time with this super talented team! I enjoyed working with the owner of Shop Royalie in Oceanside Allison! Absolutely love her style and definitely recommend stopping into her beautiful shop in Oceanside if you are ever in the area. Always love the opportunity to work with Rachael Consaul Photography! Rachael's love and dedication for her work is inspiring. Our beautiful model Lauren looks glowing and gorgeous! Makeup by me! 




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LOVE this shoot!

October 21, 2015
Stylist and Photographer: Paige Mauriello
Second Shooter: Bobby Prom 
Model: Olivia Rodriguez with No Ties Management 

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Rustic Bridal Shoot at a Local Brewery! Amazing Team!

October 17, 2015
Finally get to share some photos from this amazing styled shoot! So excited that it was featured on 100 Layer Cake! Check out the feature here:

Photography: Nikki Carlson Photography / Venue: Booze Brothers Brewing Co / Design: Beau & Arrow Events / Florals: Root 75 / Hair: Jennifer Hoffman / Makeup: Amber Silva / Paper Elements & Calligraphy:Ruminary Co. / Tabletop (glassware, plates, flatware, napkins...
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LOVE my brides so much! Amazing reviews from a couple of my gorgeous August brides!

September 30, 2015
This is why I love what I do! I feel so blessed and thankful for getting to do what I love and being able to help my brides feel more beautiful than they ever have! 
Best San Diego Bridal Makeup Artist

Highly rated Makeup Artist in San Diego for wedding
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Laura and Ben's gorgeous wedding at Estancia La Jolla!!!

September 25, 2015
Such a stunning wedding!!! Laura and Ben are such a beautiful couple! Super fun doing Laura's makeup and thankful I had amazing help from my team with her 14 beautiful bridesmaids! I am so excited to share these amazing photos from Studio Vérité Photography taken by Kristy Walker! 

Makeup by ME Amber Silva
Hair by Liz Sustaita
Wedding Planner Bliss Events 
Flowers Organic Elements 

 San Diego Bridal Makeup Artist





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Gorgeous Bohemian Beauty Makeup on stunning Haley Hoffman!

September 24, 2015
Perfect morning on the beach in Encinitas! It was so exciting and so much fun doing this beautiful girls makeup!!! She is SO sweet and her features SO stunning.

Haley Hoffman with No Ties Model Management
Rachael Consaul Photography
Makeup by ME Amber Silva 
Wardrobe and Accessories provided by Rica Boutique

 Haley Hoffman
Makeup Artist

San Diego Makeup Artist Rachael Consaul Photography

Rica Boutique Makeup Artist San Diego

Makeup Artist in Carlsbad


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Elopement and Honeymoon Featured on Style Me Pretty!!!!

August 28, 2015
So excited to finally be able to share the photos from this beautiful shoot with the extremely talented Mirelle Carmichael Photography! Such an amazing crew that put this together. Was so much fun and a lot of laughs too! Check out our feature on Style Me Pretty!

Photography by Mirelle Carmichael Photography
Second Shooter Cheryl Tivar
Makeup by me Amber Silva
Hair Amanda Suarez
Dresses from The Dress Theory in San Diego
Strapless Wedding Gown Sarah Seven
Lace Wedding Gown Claire Pettibone

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Amber Silva Makeup artistry has always been a passion of mine. This drive prompted my move to San Diego, CA in 2001. I promptly enrolled in Westmore Academy of Cosmetic Arts in Burbank, CA. I received certificates of completion for photography makeup, media, film, and airbrushing. Call me at 619-246-4066 or contact me through my website at
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