Gorgeous Hair & Makeup Ideas For Every Bride
The makeup that you wear on your wedding day should be one that you look back fondly at, even if it is 20 years from now and you should still be in awe of the beauty seen on your face. Therefore, it is pertinent that you have chosen an experienced hair and makeup artist in Toronto to doll you up for your big day. In addition, you should also opt for a makeup and hair theme that will best suit your facial features.
Let’s look at some ideas that you can use to make sure that you look stunningly beautiful on the wedding day for both hair and makeup.
The wedding dress
Bridal beauty is about balance. Make sure that the color palette you choose for your makeup matches the color of the dress. If your dress is cream or white, stick to pastel or soft and light colors. If the wedding dress is white, your colors of choice should be cool hues like light blue, grey and a muted purple. If your dress has a hue of beige, your colors of choice should be beige, champagne and soft turquoise. Once you have chosen the color palette of your make up, the next focus should be your lips.
The choice of your lipstick should be in pastel and not bright colors. The only exception to the rule is if you are wearing a red dress then you can spot a red lip. Remember, your makeup should be as light and ethereal as possible.
On your wedding day, you want your eyes to look captivating and appear fresh. For your mascara, you can use grey, black or brown. Do not over-experiment with colors for the eye shadow as it will make you lose the bridal image of innocence and serenity. Stick to colors that match the dress. Pastel colors like champagne or soft beige are good colors to use on the eyes.
In the event that you want to spot the smoky eye, you could use a jade-green to achieve the look instead of grey charcoal shades. Then apply pink gloss over your lips and peach blush over your lips.
If you are a free spirited bride, you could try the radiant glow. This look has neutral shimmering eye shadow with a hint of red lipstick to enhance your glowing skin. Include a soft definition to your eyes by adding softly smudged eyeliner. You don’t want to be overshadowed by your gorgeous headpiece. If the radiant glow isn’t your style, you could try a berry-hued lip stick to rock your look.
Classic bride bombshell
This look is characterized with hints of pale pink blush and a touch of gloss on the lips to deliver the bare faced beauty. The makeup is very minimalistic and barely visible. Make sure your eyes are bright. You can achieve this by applying a touch of liner on the outer corner of your eyes. This will achieve an understated cat eye. Pair this with cherry blush and matching lipstick to attain a clean and fresh look.
The almost-glamor bride
If you fall in this category then sparkle, shine and shimmer are not exactly up your alley but you like to make a statement without being over the top. You can spot a glossy, bold, pink lip or you could try a sultry smoky look. This look comprises of a deep eggplant eye shadow, contoured cheekbones and pink lips. If you appreciate shimmer, you could try a shimmery shadow concentrated in the middle of the eye lid and add matte shadow to add definition.
Your big day should be characterized with happiness and beauty. Try to stay away from heavy makeup unless your outfits are boldly colored pieces. Let your makeup and hair make you look stunning and as natural as possible!