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the experience

 

Since my milk bath sessions are so unique and different from a normal photo shoot, I get a lot of questions about how they work. I love explaining everything to each new client, but I thought it might help if I answer questions here for you as well. If there is something I missed, please feel free to contact me!

 

step 1

Fill out my contact form and tell me your ideas for your photo shoot! I get back to you asap with date options and once I get your session fee your date is booked.

 

step 2

I call you on the phone old school style for your consultation where we talk through how everything on the day of your photoshoot will go.

 

step 3

Photo session day is here! You come to my studio, get your makeup done, and we make magical art!

 

step 4

I edit your amazing images, and we schedule your viewing and ordering about 2 weeks after your session. You can choose which ones you would like to purchase and I'll help you decide how you want to display them.

 

step 5

I design your one of a kind artwork and deliver it to you.

 

step 6

We're BFFs now. I'll see you for your next session. In the meantime, send me cat videos.

 

book your session

 

 

Your session includes:

-A planning consultation
-Professional makeup
-Your photo shoot with 3 sets/colors in the bath and up to 6 outfits

-Reveal and ordering appointment

 

 

 

session fee $400

view your images

 

 

At your reveal and ordering appointment you will choose the images you'd like to purchase. Packages include different combos of prints, albums, and digital files based on my awesome products. There is no minimum purchase required.

 

 

 

packages starting at $800

create art

 

 

I'll show you all of my amazing options for displaying your images like showstopping metal wall hangings, gorgeous custom albums, fun retro 3D viewers and more. We'll design something really special!

 

 

 

you choose

Questions & Answers

Where do you do these sessions?

 

At my in-home studio which is located south of Denver in Parker, CO. It’s an elaborate production and looks a bit crazy behind the scenes, but the final images are worth it. It’s totally private except for me, my makeup artist, and sometimes an assistant to help make everything look perfect! Our all-female team is here to make sure you are comfortable and look amazing.

 

IS THE WATER WARM?

 

Yep, the water is warm, just like taking a bath. Most people tell me it feels like a day at the spa!

 

What do I bring with me?

 

I have everything here for you including towels and a shower available for after the session. You’ll need to bring a dry change of clothes to go home in, and of course any outfits and accessories for the session. That’s it!

 

How do we decide concepts and outfits?

 

My favorite concepts are ones that are a collaboration between us. I will ask you about your interests and hobbies, plus what outfits you are thinking about wearing, and we’ll see what we can come up with. I’m open to ideas that you may have, although there are some limitations to what will work in this setting. If you have something you really want to use as a prop just let me know and we'll brainstorm! For each session we can do up to 3 colors and different "sets" in the bath.

 

 

HOW LONG DO THE SESSIONS TAKE?

 

On average you should plan about 3 hours. I know it seems like a long time, but between having your makeup done, getting comfortable in the bath, and changing outfits and setups, the time just flies by! Plus we’ll be having such fun you won’t want to leave.

 

 

I'M PREGNANT! WHEN DO I BOOK MY PHOTOS?

 

Yay! I recommend we do your session around 32-34 weeks. Contact me early to get on my calendar!

What exactly is in it? Is that really milk?

 

It is mostly water. I add epsom salts, essential oils, and powdered milk. If you have any allergies or skin sensitivities, please let me know ahead of time so I can use an alternative.

 

BUT What should I wear??

 

That’s really up to you and your style. We have a consultation meeting before your shoot where we talk about outfits, so I'm here to help if you are not sure what would look best. I have some wardrobe you can use as well (things like robes and accessories). Typically the water won't harm your outfits, but I wouldn’t wear your one of a kind family heirloom pieces or anything that shouldn't get wet.

 

DO I NEED TO DO MY HAIR? WHAT ABOUT MAKEUP?


I have seriously amazing professional makeup artists who know how to create the perfect look for these sessions. We can talk about makeup looks at your consultation meeting, and you are welcome to bring photo examples of makeup looks you like. As for hair – one of the best things about these sessions is it's just going to get wet so you don’t have to worry about it!

 

 

Can I wear my contacts? Do I have to go underwater?

 

Yes, you can wear contacts! Your face will not be going under the water at all. I don’t think you’ll get splashed… unless you decide to have a dance party while you’re in there. I love a good dance party, so I won’t be mad. Water will most definitely get into your ears though. If you can’t hear me just let me know and I can direct you through interpretive dance, or I’ll just talk louder.

 

I don’t know how to pose on dry land, let alone in a pool full of milk!

 

So the good news is that no one does! I will coach you through all the poses. If you can lay in a bath you can do this. You don’t have to know anything ahead of time – just be willing to get a little weird and have fun!

Behind the Scenes

Sometimes you have to dive headfirst and trust you’re in good hands. That’s exactly what I did and the experience left me dripping with body love!

 

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