Have you ever thought of doing your own bridal makeup? Though it may be more convenient hiring a makeup artist on your special day, doing your own makeup can be a rewarding experience. This is especially so when you have your own style of makeup and you know what colours works best on you. Other reasons for doing your own wedding makeup is cost. The savings made from not using the service of makeup artist will allow you to spend on other things like a more luxurious honeymoon.
To ensure that you look fabulous and radiant on your special day, it is important to take care of inner you. That is, have plenty of rest and drink at least 8 glasses of water daily. Doing so will help hydrate your skin and enhance the look you want to achieve on your wedding day.
Plan your makeup style. Do one or several trial makeup on yourself days before your special day. When choosing eye shadow colours and lipstick, take in to consideration how they will make you look in photos. Choose eye shadow colours that match your eye colour. If you decide to have more dramatic eye makeup, then it is necessary to tone down the colour of your lipstick. Add a touch of gloss in the middle of your lips for a luscious glow.
Make your makeup last longer by using primer before apply foundation. Makeup primer acts a barrier and is useful for covering up facial scars, dark under eye circles and fine lines. Primer stops eye shadow from creasing and reduces used of makeup foundation.
With careful planning and time management, you can do your own bridal makeup. Sleep well the night before and give yourself plenty of time to do your makeup. It can be a satisfying and fulfilling experience.