Bridal beauty is not a one day affair. You have start taking care of yourself days before the wedding. Three to four weeks before the wedding is good time to start any beauty regime if you need one. Many brides opt for bridal packages that include facials, body wraps and massages that help the body and skin immensely.
Here are few pointers for all those brides to be out there.
o If your one of those girls who has imagined her dress, cake and decor since she was a little girl, you probably even know what kind of look you are going for. If you aren’t, then go through some magazines or surf the net to look at reference images for your wedding hair and makeup. You may like someone’s eye shadow and some else’s hair, so put together a few pictures that can be a reference for the final day.
o On your wedding day it is a good idea to hire a professional to get your makeup and hair done. It makes things easier for you. The best way to find a good makeup artist for your wedding hair and makeup is by reference. Ask your other married friends about makeup artists they have used in their own weddings. Look through their wedding photographs to see how good the makeup looks in the photographs. You are bound to get a few names and referrals, sort through it and visit the ones that really interest you.
o Meet with the makeup artists and begin your trial rounds. Take photographs of all the final result and compare them to make a final choice. Also consider cost and other charges while making a final choice.
o Once you have made up your mind pay an advance and book your slot. Some brides prefer getting ready at the salon and then reaching the venue, while some prefer getting ready at the venue. Getting ready at the venue saves time but involves a lot of interference from family and friends! If the bridesmaids want to get their hair and makeup done it is probably a good idea to book the appointment with you so that there is no confusion later. Make sure you show your makeup artist your dress and also swatches of the bridesmaid’s dresses. It will help the makeup artist immensely and she will be able give you the wedding hair and makeup you have always wanted.
o Weddings are stressful so make sure you get enough sleep, eat right and stay fit before the wedding. If you don’t look after your self it will show on your skin and face! Always remember a happy bride is a beautiful bride.