Jennifer Trotter, Owner/Principal Artist, Lip Service Makeup
Jennifer Trotter is an award-winning bridal beauty expert with 25+ years of experience and an expansive and diverse portfolio. As a nationally recognized beauty expert, pro artist and writer, Jennifer’s work and published articles have been featured in such diverse media outlets as Brides, Dateline NBC, Oxygen, Netflix, Martha Stewart Weddings, Bustle, Consumer Report, The Bridal Guide, the Today Show, Bella New York, D Weddings, and countless others. In addition to a roster of media and marketing clients and TV and film projects, Jen and her team beautify 150+ DFW brides each year. Lip Service has been awarded the prestigious AACWP Vendi Award for “Favorite Hair and Makeup” in DFW 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021, was named “Most Worthy Hair and Makeup” by the PWG Fort Worth Chapter 2019, 2020, and 2022. Jennifer is incredibly involved in the wedding community and has served as a board member for the Professional Wedding Guild for the last 8 years, currently as the Director of Professional Development. She is also an active member of the local chapters of Society of Wedding Professionals, NACE, and WIPA chapters, and was recently named Alignable’s “Businessperson of the Year” in Grapevine, TX for the 2nd year in a row and has been recognized by PWG as the “Most Worthy Mentor”. As a former PR Executive, Corporate Trainer and Program Director for the Make a Wish Foundation, Jennifer is highly trained in conflict resolution and communication strategies. She has served on multiple expert panels and educational workshops for various professional organizations and works with private clients to help other business owners to find fulfillment, sustainability, and long-term success by mastering communication strategies with their clients and vendor partners. She also speaks locally and nationally about business communication strategies for wedding and event pros, including serving as a featured speaker Catersource/The Special Event and the Wedding MBA in Las Vegas.