Thinking of brandishing your own make-up brushes on your wedding day? More and more ladies are creating their own bridal looks – and they may be on to something. Not only does DIY beauty give you the chance to customize your look, but it also gives you the chance to treat yourself to an entire makeup bag full of new products. Take some wedding day makeup tips from us, and you’ll be looking flawless for your photos in no time…
- Instant light complexion perfector:
A lightweight skin brightener smoothes and evens out the complexion. It’s a make-up essential that is incredibly versatile – mix with your usual foundation for a beautiful dewiness, and then dot along the cheekbones, across the forehead, down the nose, in the cupid’s bow and on the chin to catch the light. Even if your foundation is matte, you’ll get a beautiful, natural glow.
You don’t want to worry about excess shine on your big day, so make sure you tuck a finishing powder into your bag.
Constant touch-ups on your busy big day aren’t ideal. You want products that will last for hours and retain their colour beautifully.
You’ve got lots of eating, drinking and chatting to do, so you need a lip colour that will stay looking great throughout.
- Brow shadows
Well-groomed brows really pull your look together. A stronger brow is essential when you’re having photographs taken, as it will properly frame your face and make you look more ‘done’.
A foolproof trick for adding instant intensity is to define the eyes with eyeliner. This will shape your eyes and add depth, lining the eyes. waterproof color will last for hours – even on the waterline.
Fluttery lashes are an instant eye-opener.