Dominique Speca feels that makeup artistry is not just a job and not just a hobby, but a passion. She began her career as a freelance artist in the Philadelphia area, then started a position at MAC Cosmetics where she acquired experience working with a very diverse clientele. She was also educated on Esthetics at Rizzieri Aveda School. Her work has been featured in Philly Mag and on the Kat Von D Beauty website.
Offering a wide variety of services from understated beauty makeup to theatrical fx (& everything in between,) Dominique believes that makeup should be fun and bring out someone's innermost confidence!
Alchemy Beauty is female owned and operated by Dominique Speca and Lanette Aloi. The two met in Philadelphia during their careers in at MAC Cosmetics. They share the vision that beauty should be effortless, contain a good amount of skincare, and always make you feel like the best version of yourself.
They strive to create a fun, yet relaxed and comfortable environment for all of their clients.
The two pride themselves on polished and perfected makeup applications ranging from soft beauty to special effects and aren't afraid to go full glam!
Lanette Aloi is a licensed cosmetologist who has been providing makeup services to clients in the Philadelphia area for over five years. Lanette delivers beautiful and professional looks that are customized to each client by utilizing high quality products and techniques that she acquired through various trainings, including those with MAC Cosmetics and Philadelphia's Aveda Institute. Specializing in bridal and special occasion makeup, her mission is to leave every person a little happier (and more glamorous) than she found them.
In her down time Lanette can be found walking her dogs around Old City, spending family time with her husband or cooking vegan food.