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A Matter of Face

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From on-the-spot wrinkle fighters to on-trend lipstick hues, you’ll meet every beauty need at this North End beauty boutique.

  • A Matter of Face
  • A Matter of Face
  • A Matter of Face
  • A Matter of Face
  • A Matter of Face

One-Year Makeup Membership

$420 $210 50% off

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  • 12-month makeup membership with one 30-minute makeup application per month
  • 25% off any one purchase up to $100 value made on the day of the application

What we love

  • With this membership, you’ll visit once a month for a full year, leaving with gorgeous looks that will be perfect for every season.
  • Opened in 2007, A Matter of Face is the first and only cosmetic boutique in the North End.
  • Pop in to the studio to get glammed up for a night on the town or plan a “Makeup Madness” party with your girls.
  • With a 25 percent discount off one purchased item on the day of your visit, you’ll have no trouble filling up your beauty bag.
  • The press has taken note: Founder Paula Tierney won a 2013 Boston Magazine “Best of Boston” award for Best Makeup Artist.

What to know

  • Redeem by: Tuesday, January 7, 2014
  • This offer is subject to Terms and Conditions
  • Offer must be initiated by January 7, 2014
  • Only one appointment may be accommodated every four weeks; missed appointments do not carry over from month to month
  • This offer is final sale and non-refundable
  • Dates are subject to availability; must book in advance of desired date
  • Offer cannot be combined with any other offers of promotions
  • 24-hour cancellation policy applies or voucher will be forfeited
  • May not be used for wedding day application
  • Offer is not valid for existing appointments
  • Offer cannot be transferred
  • Cannot be used for wedding or bridal party makeup applications
  • Voucher may be used to obtain the discount until January 7, 2014, after this date, the voucher is valid for the amount paid for five years from date of purchase, longer if provided by law.

About A Matter of Face

The North End’s first and only cosmetic and skincare boutique for women and men, this tiny shop is packed with products that appeal to all the senses, from colorful makeup and rich moisturizers to sweet lip scrubs and aromatic candles, and from shaving products to essential oils. The expert team offers individualized service for every client, helping them find the best choices for their skin and their look.

Ladies looking to become more makeup-savvy can schedule a personal makeup application lesson. Whether you want to achieve the perfect smoky eye or contour like a pro, your instructor will guide you step-by-step on getting glamorous at home. Plan a fun but untraditional “Makeup Madness” party for an unforgettable bachelorette or birthday party before you and your crew paint the town red. Additionally, brides-to-be can even set-up makeup trials before the big day or day-of applications for the bridal party.

Beyond the menu of services, clients can purchase from their carefully crafted collection of makeup and skincare brands. It’s this variety that warrants several Best of Boston wins from both the Improper Bostonian and Boston Magazine.

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