Why Your Big Day Is Not The Time For A New Look

Don't try to transform yourself into a different person with a dramatic new makeup look or drastic hair change. Every bride wants to look like the best version of herself on her wedding day and to put my job simply, I’m there to make the real you look better! Your makeup and hair on your wedding day should focus on what flatters your facial structure and highlights your best features. If you opt for a totally unnatural look for you, you’ll feel uncomfortable and a little out of sorts all day. You may also look at your photos and barely recognise the beaming bride before you; here are something things to consider… Clear communication & visuals The most flattering look for your wedding day is

6 Tips For Winter Wedding Makeup

Your makeup needs a great canvas and so as the temperatures drop you need to take extra care of your skin especially if you’re getting married this winter. Your skin can take a real battering over the winter months. Coming in from the cold to a centrally heated house, office or shop can cause your skin to panic. Here’s how to remain radiant and glowing with these tips: Moisturize your skin inside and out. Drink lots of water and moisturise your face daily, opt for a simple water-based moisturiser as this will nourish dry areas. There’s not a lot of point using a moisturiser if it’s only going on top of flaky, dead skin. So add a gentle exfoliator to your beauty routine twice a week, if you f

What To Expect At Your Wedding Makeup Trial

This is a guide on how to prepare and get the most out of your Bridal Makeup Trial. As with all other aspects of wedding planning and preparation in the lead up to your big day, it has to be fun and enjoyable! Hopefully the below will help reassure and answer any concerns or queries you may have about this session and the overall experience. Preparation: Gather together all of your inspiration images and information on the makeup looks you love and have it all there to hand for us to go through together. Laptop/iPad/Pinterest/scrapbooks are all great! This is an integral part of the process as these images (and our accompanying chats) will act as a starting point for the look we’ll create to

How To Choose The Right Wedding Day Hairstyle

Deciding on the all important perfect hairstyle for your wedding day is not always the easiest of tasks. My advice to brides is to consider the style of your dress and more specifically the neckline first. This will help you rule certain ideas out straight away. It’s also worth mulling over the style and vibe of your big day as well as your personality, hair texture and face shape before making any decisions. (Oh and of course, a decent hair person will be able to give you their expert advice too!) Here are my top tips to help you find the best style that suits your hair, your personality and the wedding day look you’re after… Neckline: The neckline of your dress pretty much dictates what ha

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