Wedding Make Up Do It Right

Make up for your wedding day is seriously important. You will be on the camera all day and these are pictures that you will cherish for the rest of your days. You may think that once you’ve got the dress sorted, you can rest, however,  now it’s time to think about wedding beauty. Looking flawless is your number one priority and you will need to book a wedding artist way in advance. Here are our top tips for wedding make up for 2017’s brides-to-be. 


Make Up Advice For Brides-To-Be

The Make Up Trial is one of the most important parts of your wedding look. Just make sure that you have your trial at least three weeks, but no more than 5 weeks. Of course you plan on wearing fake tan on your big day, therefore it is important that you have a test run before your makeup trial so that your artist can see what colour your skin becomes with the tan. This will give you the best indication of what your makeup is going to look like.

 Another tip for the makeup trial is to wear a white t-shirt if you’re having your makeup test in a store. You will be able to see what the makeup looks like against a pale colour and take a picture of yourself in day light – this will show you what you make up will look like in pictures.

Professional Advice

Do some research into makeup looks and bring references to your makeup trial. Once you do you research you might have a few ideas, you make up artist will be able to go through this with you.  Different shades suit different brides, and it is worth while to remember that bridal makeup needs to have enough colour to compensate for the whiteness of the dress. A subtle pink lip or a light blush will help you choose your wedding look. There’s a big difference between everyday clothes and a wedding dress, so there should be


Try a makeup look with individual eyelashes. They look incredibly natural and they make your eyes stand out more. If you want a natural lash look then choose individual lashes that are different lengths Match feathery lashes with soft groomed brows, to create a timeless look that you will always look back on with love.  If you get these basic factors right the rest of your makeup will fall into place.


Long Lasting

Makeup artists have everything you need so that your makeup lasts. M·A·C’s Prolongwear range which includes foundations, concealers, lip and eye products that provide superior wear. This range is great for brides and lasts for hours on end. Finish the look with a spray that will keep the makeup on your face as long as you are up. Maybe buy the lipstick that the artist is using and take it with you for top ups.