OBXMUA is the brand behind PRO Makeup Artist Kelly Ives O'Hara, offering modern, elevated beauty services with a luxury experience on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.
Kelly has over 18 years in the beauty industry and specializes in airbrush makeup, including bridal, tattoo cover-up, special events and photoshoot / editorial work.
She has been a part of the bridal industry and working with brides up and down the East Coast since 2009 with over 70, five-star reviews on Wedding Wire + 7th year of Couple's Choice!
Kelly loves the education aspect of this industry and has continued to learn and grow in the art of beauty. She is Lash Extension Certified and holds a Cosmetology License in two states, Virginia and North Carolina. In addition to makeup services, she also offers spray tanning and custom glow!
After years of flying solo, she has started to build her team of makeup artists. Which are all trained professional makeup artists and will provide the same OBXMUA signature looks and experience!
OBXMUA partners and collaborates in beauty / bridal with Lovie's Salon located in Duck.
We also partner with @irish_barber (Kelly's hubs)! NOW offering grooming services for your Groom!
"OBXMUA, Outer Banks Makeup Artist, is a brand that was built to offer up-scale professional makeup services to anyone who sits in our chair.
Not only do we focus on the perfect lash application and detail, but offer a luxury experience at the same time. We are always mindful of the energy we give too.
We cater to each individual’s style, from full glam to a dewy glow. We are a growing team of certified, trained professionals and look forward to the opportunity to create the look you’ve envisioned!"