About Us

About Our Team of Hair & Makeup Experts in Jacksonville FL

We are in the relationship business. When you hire NIC Studios for your wedding or everyday hair and makeup needs, you are trusting our team with the moments that define your life. It is always our goal to make sure that trust is not wasted. From our first consultation through your event, and on to your everyday needs, we make your needs our priority. 

Meet our team of experts that help make your dreams reality. 

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Meet Our Team

Nicole Boutros


Owner of NIC studios, Nicole Boutros is a native of Jacksonville, Florida. After attending cosmetology school, she realized her passion was in the wedding industry. She is going into her tenth year of making up Brides on their big day. 

Her background includes, entertainment tonight, Jacksonville bridal magazines and photo shoots, lead hair and makeup for the bridal fantasy shows for 4 years, Channel 4 news fashion forward segments, and numerous photo shoots and magazine editorials. Nicole is passionate and loves what she does. Her motto is “Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life” 

Jessica Harvey

Hello my name is Jessica Harvey.
I am a military wife and mother to a little girl.
I have been in Jacksonville almost my whole life. I have always had a passion for makeup so from 2014-2015 I attended and graduated from The Aveda Institute in Jacksonville where I obtained my cosmetology license. 

Maria Gonzalez


Over the past 8 years Maria has established herself as a Jacksonville hair and makeup artist. Maria started her Journey in 2010 when she enrolled in Regency Beauty Institute. She  graduated in 2011 and has continued her journey being a freelance artist for NIC Studios. She specializes In bridal hair and makeup, creative  artistry and  FX makeup. 

Lacy Crittenen


Lacy is a freelance makeup artist and licensed esthetician with over 14 years of experience in the industry. A native from Washington State and she moved to Florida in 2009 for the warm weather and the beaches. 

She went to Total Cosmetology School of Skincare & Makeup Art in 2004, she apprenticed and working with an Aveda Concept Salon and Spa she trained in Advance Skincare and Waxing & Body Services furthering her list of services. She had training with Pearl Lash to become a certified Lash stylist in individual lash extensions. Lacy worked at MAC Cosmetics as freelance artist in Spokane, Washington and once moved to Florida continued with them as manager and product specialist at MAC @ The Avenues Mall in Jacksonville, Florida with a combined 6 years with them. Lacy has also freelanced with Nordstrom’s as beauty advisor familiar with all their make up and skin care lines, Bare Minerals Cosmetics during the holiday season keeping her fresh with the trends as well as Youngblood Mineral Makeup at Plastic Surgeons office where she preformed with facials, peels, microdermabrasion, waxing and Fraxel and IPL laser doing anti-aging facial, sun damage, tattoo and hair removal with them. 

She works year round creating countless bridal looks for wedding parties and perfecting her craft with the latest makeup and airbrush tends, furthering her learning every year by updating her product knowledge through team trainings and advance courses. She has worked on numerous creative editorial photo shoots that have been published, a variety of local fashion shows, and with most the top photographers in Florida. 

She gets alot of her inspiration from working with such talented and passionate makeup artists and hair dressers, as she is part of the team with NicStudios here in Jacksonville