About



Welcome to Lovestruck Makeup Artistry & Beauty Lounge! Our team offers on-location and in studio makeup & hair services for brides, special events, photo-shoots and commercial projects. We offer a la carte “Makeup Only” or “Hair Only” services as well as packages for both. We use the highest level of professional and photography friendly products that withstand any climate and those inevitable tears. No project it too big or too small for our team.

Carrie Schmidt, Owner,senior hair designer- specializes in wedding up-do’s, cuts, color and hair extensions. She is a master of hair styling, keeps up with the latest techniques and hair trends as they appear on the fashion scene. She is constantly working on her own techniques and continued education. Carrie is highly trained in the techniques of Vidal Sassoon & Toni & Guy, she regularly styles hair for ethnic weddings, special occasions and print.

The Lovestruck Team- is dedicated to providing the best services for hair and makeup with certified or licensed professionals. Our team is known for having the leading stylist and artists in the Southern California area receiving multiple awards. Lovestruck has appeared in many publications, including but not limited to: Exquisite Weddings Magazine, Klienfeld’s Blog (Say yes to the Dress), The Knot winner of “The Best of 2012,2013”, San Diego Style Weddings, Channel 10 news A-Lister’s, Style Me Pretty, Green Wedding Shoes, “The Best of” the wedding channel, Ceremony magazine and many more.

Thank you for taking the time to learn a bit more about Lovestruck, we look forward to your next appointment!


A Southern California native, Jessica Hofmann has made a name for herself as one of the industry’s top makeup artists. Jessica’s diverse background in film, skincare and bridal paired with her years of professional experience gives her a unique perspective and the ability to adapt based on an individual’s style and needs.

Jessica’s clients benefit from her esthetician background, as her consultative process and ability to pair makeup and skin type brings out a unique glow and previously unrecognized facial characteristics.

Jessica graduated from Joe Blasco Academy of Makeup and Special Effects in Hollywood, CA training under “Old Hollywood’s” famous makeup artist Leonard Engelman. She began her career working for plastic surgeons and dermatologists as well as working with Bobbie Brown and Anastasia, where she developed her own style and artistic personality.

After years of working in the business of making people beautiful, Jessica instantly gravitated towards makeup for weddings, special events, photo-shoots and fashion shows.

Her talent has brought many Hollywood and successful business professionals asking to work with Jessica. Some of her clients include: Disney Channel’s- Aly and Aj Michalka, Song writer and preformer-Jake Shimabukuro, U.S. Ski Team’s- Kaylin Richardson, Founder of Invisible Children- Jason Russell, Ballet Dancer-Jean Isaacs, Speaker and Business Strategist- Amy Hutchens, Inventor and Entrepreneur- Marty Cooper, Executive Coach- Christine Comaford, Team Rubicon’s co-founder and President Jake Wood, Author- Simon Sinek, and Author and Business Strategist- Andrea Kates to name a few.

Her work has appeared in many publications, including but not limited to: Exquisite Weddings Magazine, Klienfeld’s Blog (Say yes to the Dress),The Knot, San Diego Style Weddings,Channel 10 news A-Lister’s, Style Me Pretty, Green Wedding Shoes, “The Best of” the wedding channel and many more.

Lovestruck was created because makeup is her passion and helping women achieve high self confidence allowing your inner beauty to shine is her ultimate goal. She has a unique style portraying a classic, romantic look that is absolutely flawless, making sure that you look the most stunning you could have ever imagined.

Jessica Currently resides in San Diego, CA and regularly does weddings and events in Orange County, Los Angeles and other remote destinations upon request and availability.

“ My passion has allowed me to work with some of the most amazing clients. Helping women, young or old achieve their ultimate beauty goals is instant gratification that my passion serves to help realize high self confidence and true beauty. The most amazing experiences in my career are having my clients look at themselves in the mirror and cry at the sight of feeling beautiful”.

Jessica Hofmann

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