By booking with Katie Saarikko you are agreeing to the following terms & conditions:
Your booking request is considered a verbal or written agreement. The makeup artist has turned down other work for your booking. You will be invoiced upon completion of the booking. Payment must be received within 14 days.
Cancellations with 48 hours notice will not incur a fee. Cancellations within 48 hours notice will incur the full fee and you will be invoiced. Payment must be received within 14 days.
All bookings are subject to availability, bookings must be made well in advance. Katie Saarikko is booked out on particular dates up to a year in advance. No exchanges for cash available.
All bookings are limited to after 5pm, Mon to Friday and Saturdays and Sundays only where available. All vouchers must be used within 12 months of purchase date. Can be used over multiple sessions. The usual cancellation and no-show policies apply to vouchers. Vouchers are for makeup lessons only.
If you do not show up to your appointment you will be invoiced for the full fee. Gift vouchers will be also forfeited for no-shows.
For the safety of the makeup artist, client and all other clients, the makeup artist may refuse to provide a makeup service if you are sick or have any of the following:
These conditions must be disclosed to the makeup artist so appropriate action to avoid infection can be taken and a risk assessment can be performed.
In the event that illness prohibits your makeup service to be performed at the time of the appointment, the retainer fee will not be refunded. The makeup artist cannot work when sick so risk management must be adhered to.
All products, brushes and tools used by Katie Saarikko are used and stored in line with the Infection Control Guidelines including sanitisation after every application.
Products are used in accordance with the manufacturers’ guidelines. Clients will be asked whether or not they have any known allergies or skin conditions. It is the responsibility of the client to inform the makeup artist Katie Saarikko of any conditions prior to the service. Allergies may occur in people that have had no prior reactions and the makeup artist is not liable for this.
A patch test can be performed to test products if requested by the client. Client(s) or Agent(s) of client(s) agree to release the makeup artist, Katie Saarikko from liability for any complications due to allergic reactions. In the unlikely case that an allergy occurs, the client(s) must seek medical advice.
The artist will consult with the client during the process to achieve a satisfactory look.
Please be aware that if you bring in a photograph of a look you are hoping to achive, the artist may not be able to replicate it. Using the exact same products, the look will appear different as everyone has different eye shapes, colour, skin types, skin colours, face shapes etc, so if you wish to bring in a photo, please keep this in mind. This applies especially to photos of other artists work.
At the conclusion of your makeup appointment, we strongly urge you to let us know if you have any requested changes or concerns, so we can ensure are happy and feeling as good as possible. The artist will seek your feedback and make changes accordingly.
The makeup artist may cancel an appointment at any time if they feel unsafe or if a client is inappropriate. Your retainer fee will not be refunded.
As a freelancer sometimes unavoidable events occur like illness or injury that mean the makeup artist cannot perform your service. In this case the makeup artist will let you know as soon as possible. The makeup artist will attempt to find a replacement for your appointment but cannot guarantee this. Your retainer fee will be refunded.
The makeup artist retains the right to cancel any appointment and return the retainer fee at any time, for any reason.