The Young Houston Magazine
Spring 2014 Issue
Creative Director: @IAmJesusWalks
Clothing: @iLeReve of www.ilereve.com
Photographer: @JaredMogul of FullFrameFX.com
Makeup Artist: @DoubleDutchInc
DoubleDutchInc is a professional makeup artistry and beauty collaboration. We offer premier services for all beauty and makeup related needs including fashion, bridal, airbrush, private instruction, and special events.
Sasha is a published Professional Makeup Artist and Licensed Esthetician from Aveda Institute Houston. Sasha accredits her study of esthetics and histology of healthy skin to be essential in promoting and executing a flawless makeup application. She is a co-founder of the phenomenal beauty collaboration known as DoubleDutchInc and has a passion for all things glamour and beauty. Sasha's quest for knowledge in the world of beauty has lead her to work with many notable industry professionals, having been certified in Airbrush Makeup by celebrity makeup artist Marc Harvey, completing Basic Reflexology, and a course in Microdermabrasion with nationally recognized Aveda Institute educators.
Simone is a Houston based, published Professional Makeup Artist who specializes in traditional and airbrush bridal and high fashion makeup artistry. Her impeccable eye for detail and dedication to bringing a personal, yet professional experience is what catapults DoubleDutchInc above others. Simone believes in the art of beauty in which makeup is her medium and every face is a canvas.
Together, the founders of DoubleDutchInc, Sasha and Simone, have had the privilege to work with notable photographers, models, stylists, and creative directors. They have expanded their skill set by taking makeup classes from celebrity makeup artists Tatiana Ward, Renny Vasquez, and Marc Harvey. As a team, they have been featured in three local magazines, significantly having their artistry on the cover of Young Houston Magazine, Spring 2014 edition.
Alexis Sledge is a beauty enthusiast who partnered with long time friends and became a freelance makeup artist for DoubleDutchInc. Her interest in beauty started as an undergraduate at the University of Houston where she earned a Bachelors of Science in Health with an Emphasis on Disease Promotion and Prevention. During her time of study she began watching You Tube beauty bloggers and in turn became intrigued with the world of beauty.