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Melissa began working as the hair and makeup artist for pageant and headshot photographer, Frank Carnaggio, at age 15. She quickly became known in the pageant and wedding industry for her natural talent and is now known throughout the United States. She has worked with celebrities such as Katherine Webb and Leanne Rhimes, and has traveled with her team all over the US including LA, Las Vegas, New York, and Orlando. She is the lead artist for Alabama Weddings, and has been signed with Miss USA, Miss America, Mrs. America, Miss High School America, and many more. Melissa has a team of 12 artists, and has trained over 20 women who are now full time hair and makeup artists working throughout the southeast. She is incredibly talented and passionate about her work, and is available for pageants, photoshoots, weddings, commercials, editorial, proms, and so much more. When she is not working, you can find her spending time with her husband Scott and her son Jack, eating Mexican with her besties, or enjoying a day at the beach!