how much do you tip for an updo and (maybe) make-up?

posted 3 years ago in Beauty
Post # 2
7 posts

usually 15-20% of whatever the service is. 20% is more common in my area. 

So I would say 10 for the 50 dollar updo and 5 for the 20 dollar makeup. 

Post # 4
514 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2014 - Stevens Estate

I tipped $40 to my stylist who did both my hair and makeup ..but my trial was $170..and a rip off

  • This reply was modified 2 years, 12 months ago by  DaniDev143.
Post # 5
3787 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

MmeSilverBullet:  Yes it matters. You tip 20% for a beauty service. Your stylist does not keep anywhere near 100% of what they charge. Likely, closer to 10% is what they take home before taxes. So yes, it does matter. You’re receiving a service so you need to tip the person performing that service. 

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