It is usually advised that the bride have a trial before the big day with the wedding make up artist.
This means they can go through different key make up looks, discuss colour schemes which may be tied in to make up colours and guarantee, most importantly that the Bride is happy with her final wedding day look.
On the day, a wedding make up artist will arrive with a full make up kit. It is common, if there is a big bridal party for the Wedding make up artist to start on the bridesmaids first and then make over the bride in between and maybe re- touch just before the bride leaves for the ceremony.
You want the bride to look as fresh as she can!
A Bride needs to have a natural glow! Have you heard of the saying a ‘Blushing Bride’!? Make sure you have a lovely blusher on the apple of your cheeks.You do not want to look pale.Pink blush or apricot in colour will suit most skin tones.
Eyes need to look beautiful too.Use fake lashes as part of your wedding make up look.This will enhance your lashes making them look luscious and long!
Sometimes the most simple the wedding make up the better! Wear a flawless foundation as a base.This is so important so that you look picture perfect in your wedding photos.It will give you a good base and even colour .You can choose from liquid foundations or creme based compacts. Even mineral powder make up is great for wedding make up because it will last all day!
Make Up is primarily used to enhance or improve one’s personal appearance. It is amazing how a persons facial features can appear to dramatically change if make up is applied correctly. It really is true how a lady can look years younger by using just a few products on her skin!
The makeup industry is vast and there are a multitude of products to suit all skin types and problems. The secret to getting the right product for you is to do your research – has the product been out for a while – check the reviews etc. And then you can look in detail at the active ingredients in the products that you are interested in – it’s surprising how the costs vary when the ratio of active ingredients changes!
There are numerous products on the market, the biggest selling being in the beauty cosmetics industry where make up is seen as a tool to make someone look and feel beautiful. From glosses to blushers, mascaras to foundations, cosmetics is big business. Even in times of economic down turn a lady will always find a little money to buy herself a lipstick! Its the feel good factor through and through!!! and the cleverly designed, beautiful packaging can also have an alluring effect on make up junkies throughout the world!
Aside from beauty there are lots of other uses and needs for make up. Its popular for fancy dress to create fictional characters,animals or blood and gore! It is also used by people who have been disfigured to camouflage their burns, scars or birthmarks.
Finally, don’t think of cosmetics being just for women………Mens cosmetics are on the increase with many brands opting for mens ranges to satisfy the growing trend for men to look groomed.
So whether you need to update your look, dazzle on a night out, paint your kid as a tiger or fake a black eye! There will most definitely be a make up product out there for you!