A wedding is the most important day of one’s life. There are countless memories created which could be cherished for years to come. You can also go back to revisit those memories through photographs. Hence to create those beautiful memories, you’ll need to have a perfect bridal look, the perfect hair and the perfect makeup.
You are dreaming this day from a long time and it is essential to know some basic bridal makeup tips to make your big day memorable.
Here are the top 20 Bridal beauty tips for a perfect wedding look.
✓ Use waterproof products
Choose makeup items that are waterproof. It lasts longer and withstands sweat and tears. If you are not used to using waterproof products, use your regular ones, and then follow up with a coat of waterproof product.
✓ Stay Oil-free
Remember to keep your face oil free. Use oil-free products to avoid building a layer of oil and sweat over your skin. Keep handy blotting papers to soak the oil keeping the moisture content intact.
✓ Maintain a balance
Your wedding allows you to put on a heavy make-up. The camera has the ability to tone it down. But make sure you are not too painted with makeup; it is important to strike a balance.
✓ Apply Primer
Applying primer is a great way of keeping your makeup intact for a long time. After you moisturize your face, apply a primer. Do this before applying foundation. Choose primers which will moisturize your face as well as give a touch of foundation.
✓ Avoid using Fingers
Always use a sponge or a brush to apply makeup. Using fingers may give you a smudgy look. Besides, your fingers may transfer bacteria to the makeup.
✓ Use a Concealer
If you wish to keep a more natural look, it is advisable to apply concealer after the foundation to avoid highlighting too much makeup. There are concealers available separately for your face and eyes. Choose wisely, avoid concealers which dry away quickly.
✓ Treat your hair
Your hair forms an important part of your look. Various therapies like the anti-dandruff peel, blue light, laser scalp rejuvenation are some of the quick and painless therapies to rejuvenate your hair to make it healthier and denser.
✓ Nail Peel
Nail peel is a great way to hydrate and cleanse your nails and skin around it. Manicures and pedicures will make sure to complete your look with perfect nails.
✓ Protect your eyes
The eye makeup you choose may negatively affect your eyes. Just use eye drops to protect your eyes from looking red or tired. It is advisable to use this under medical supervision to avoid unnecessary surprises.
✓ Shade your eyebrows
Define your eyebrows with a pencil or a shadow; select a color which matches your hair.
✓ Attach Fake eyelashes
No bridal makeup is complete without attaching fake eyelashes. Use individual eyelashes for a more subtle look. Using fake eyelashes will make your eyes look big and mesmerizing. Apply good mascara. Mascara is a great way to blend your natural eyelashes with the fake ones.
✓ Moisturize and soften your lips
Moisturize your lips before you apply lipstick on them. Use lip balm to soften them up. If your lips are too dry, try massaging them with pure aloe vera, coconut oil whenever they feel dry. You can also use balms which contains beeswax or Shea butter to help you retain your moisture.
✓ Keep a handy makeup kit
Always keep a handy makeup kit in case of emergencies. A wedding is an overwhelming occasion, and there are chances that few things may go wrong. Build your own makeup kit which supports all your important accessories like lipsticks, eyeliners, moisturizers, makeup removers, blotting papers, ear buds to name a few.
Pre-Wedding Makeup tips
All the makeup tips mentioned above are related to the wedding day. But wedding is an important occasion and preparation begin months before the actual day and hence there are some things you need to keep in mind to make your wedding day more memorable.
✓ Understand the details
Before you finalize your look you must understand all the nuances of your makeup requirements. You must also consider information like the geographical location and weather conditions of the wedding destination to prepare yourself a suitable makeup kit.
✓ Prepare a diet plan
Once you get all the details, it is necessary to prepare a suitable diet plan to keep your skin healthy. Fried food items, junk foods need to be avoided as it could harm your skin by giving you acne and pimples. Consume water, fruits and leafy vegetables to give your skin a healthy glow.
✓ Know exactly what you want.
You need to know what exactly you are looking for; there are many brands of bridal makeups & accessories available in the market. It is very easy to get overwhelmed, so it is important to know some details like the color you want to dye your hair with, the color of your wedding outfit and shoes or the amount of makeup you need.
✓ Identify time savers
Trying all the necessary things prior to the wedding day will help you identify some time-saving makeup tips. For example, when you don’t have time to wash and dry your hair, you can use dry shampoo to soak extra oil in your hair, giving it a cleaner and fresher look. You need to also write down what is working for you and what is not.
✓ Check for Allergies
It is advisable to check if you are allergic to any makeup product. Trying products 2 to 3 months prior to the wedding day will give you an understanding of your skin and the products you should avoid.
✓Hairstyle and accessory check
It is advisable to check hairstyles and accessories you need 2-3 months before the wedding day. It helps you shop items and get a clear idea of how your look would be in the wedding ceremony.
✓ Undergo Body Treatments if necessary
There are various body treatments available to make sure your skin gets rejuvenated. Body peeling, natural scrubs, body brushing, laser glow etc. which are beneficial for your skin and your overall well-being.
With these bridal beauty tips, you will be able to look flawless on your wedding day. Carrying your makeup all day long throughout the wedding in a crowded area is tough, but if you manage to follow all these tips you will get it just right.