Wedding Ideas: Beauty, Hair and Makeup
Look gorgeous with makeup reviews and tips for a perfect wedding makeover.
Whether you go professional or DIY, your wedding manicure is definitely something you don't want to neglect - your hands will be in photos all day long! Here's our guide to getting the best wedding nails...
You'll want to arrange a wedding makeup trial around 3-4 months before the big day. Here are our tips on what to expect from your makeup trial and makeup artist...
Doing your own bridal makeup for your wedding day can be scary, daunting and overwhelming. But, whatever your reasons are for wanting to do your own bridal makeup - you know your skin best and what suits you, so have confidence in your beauty skills! Whilst makeup artists are professionals in applying makeup, you absolutely can apply your makeup like a pro too. It goes without saying - you don’t want anything to go wrong with your makeup on your wedding day. It would be a bit of a disaster for one of the most photographed days of your life.
Wedding hairstyles are so important and they cannot be overlooked when it comes to your wedding day. Unfortunately, not all of us are blessed with thick, luscious locks and every bride wants to have an amazing hairdo when getting married. Got dealt the ‘thin, fine and limp hair’ card? That’s OK! Don’t let it cause you any wedding stress as you absolutely can have the perfect 'do, as there are tons of bridal style hair that give the illusion of thick tresses! To fake that thickness and get the va va voom wedding hair you want, check this article out on bridal hair for thin hair!
Short hair and getting married - a very common bridal dilemma. Brides-to-be with short hair often think their hair is too short to wear down and too short to wear up! It can be frustrating finding the perfect do, but contrary to popular belief, you don’t need long hair to look glamorous and trendy on your wedding day! So, abandon the quest for the perfect hair extensions or growing your hair long before your big day. Your short hair bridal looks are not limited because your hair is short and doesn’t reach your shoulders. In fact, the range of head-turning short bridal hairstyles are just as extensive as for long bridal hairstyles. Short and sassy is definitely the way forward, and so without further ado - here are ten show-stopping tresses to inspire you for your big day!
An haute couture perfume often comes with a hefty price tag but The Perfume Studio makes bespoke perfumery affordable. They began creating made to measure fragrances over a decade ago, bringing the luxury of a tailor-made fragrance to everyone.
At the Perfume Studio their in-house Master Perfumer, Francois Robert, the nose behind iconic fine fragrances such as L’Arpege and Vetiver, has created 18 special blends from the finest fragrance accords to help create a fragrance as unique as you are.
The Perfume Studio experience includes an introduction to perfumery starting with their 18 perfume blends; a sensory journey where you’ll learn how to identify and appreciate different scents, then to create your own fragrance - a consultant is on hand to help.
Name your fragrance and select a 20ml atomiser or upgrade to one of their new fragrance bottles to take home on the day. You also be able to register your fragrance with the Perfume Studio, making re-ordering your one-off perfume easy.
The Perfume Making Masterclass is available in London and Nationwide from £39. At the London events you also have the option of booking a special tea.
UNITE professional hair care are the official hair partner to Jenny Packham - styling all their Bridal Shows, events and campaign shoots. Kevin Ryan for UNITE created the hair look for the 2016 Midsummer's Night's Dream inspired Jenny Packham collection. UNITE are giving 4 lucky brides the chance to "get the look," with 4 complete bridal hair essential kits.
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