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Should Stylist\ Makeup artist charge travel fees?

Recently, a fellow stylist posted a question in a Facebook group that caught my attention. This was the gist: Should stylist charge travel fees? How much should I charge to drive a few hours outside my hometown for a 15th or a wedding? What happened next really grabbed my attention. Within seconds (seriously, seconds) — How can people respond that fast anyways? My fee is forty dollars! I charge sixty! A hundred is my max! I don’t charge anything. And our personal favorite… You don’t charge anything?! You need to respect yourself! Your clients need to value you! Yikes!   It didn’t surprise me that the numbers were all over the place. We expected that. Because Stylist have a different...

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