"I created this beauty space out of a need. A need to know what to do and how to do in regards to hair and makeup."

About Kelly Nicole


The Artist

Kelly Nicole Harris practically grew up in a hair salon. Kelly discovered her true passion for hair care and beauty during high school, and simply learning from the best. Practicing diligently and mastering her talent she discovered her own techniques and like a true perfectionist she perfected those techniques. Kelly earned a BFA in Fashion Design and Fashion Marketing late 2009 and headed straight to cosmetology school. She earned her Master Cosmetology license late 2010. While earning her cosmetology license she also decided to divulge into her love for makeup. She perfected her natural craft and through this Miss Nic's Elegant Edge was born. Having many years of hands on experience she  decided to venture out to become a freelance hairstylist and makeup artist. Her focus is healthy hair maintenance and proper skin care. She focuses on offering the best solutions to making sure that your hair stays healthy and vibrant and maintaining great skin!

As of late, Kelly's focus is enhancing beauty through makeup artistry. Her goal is simple, enhance the beauty on the inside, as well as, the outside. As a believer, she believes strongly on the importance of women focusing on Proverbs 31:30. Kelly uses quality beauty products and offers detailed information during the consultations and beauty sessions. It's important that each of her clients leave beautifully enhance and educated on the ins and outs of proper skin care maintenance.



The Blogger

Kelly Nicole "Brave Victory"

I’m Kenneth and Debra’s daughter and the cute, wise, creative sister to Kenneth D. and Amber . I’m the creator of Blushed (formerly referred to as Miss Nic’s Elegant Edge/Elegant Edge), an online beauty blog inspired by all things beauty related and the Freelance Makeup Artist for Kelly Nicole Makeup Artistry, my very own beauty business. I created this beauty space out of a need. A need to know what to do and how to do in regards to hair and makeup.

Through my online influence, my focus is to inspire others and offer healthy hair maintenance education, healthy hair growth advice, and how to properly enhance one’s skin through makeup application and proper skin care. My goal is to utilize my education in Fashion Design and Fashion Marketing to help fuel my creativity, my cosmetology license to help offer only true authentic advice, and my 21-year love for journal writing to always drive new content.

Over the years, I have partnered with a number of amazing brands and businesses. To name a few I have worked with Design Essentials, Divatress, Anjolee, Family Dollar, Stay Lean Tea and many more!

I have guest blogged for Chocolatecurlsbeauty.com, been featured as a beauty blogger in Ebony Magazine (May 2016), and Published my very own digital magazine, Blushed.