Planning a wedding can be stressful, but wedding makeup doesn’t have to be. Bridal makeup should be three things: worry-free, long-lasting and glowing. No matter how many tears of liquid love she sheds as she walks down the aisle, every bride deserves a look that stays put from the altar to the sendoff.
Every bride takes their own unique approach to makeup on their wedding day. However, some products are indispensable regardless of the look you want to achieve. Whether you’re a minimalistic bride, a rustic bride or a princess bride, enjoy an all-day, stunning bridal look using some of our favorite products.
BY TERRY Cellularose Brightening CC Serum
Nothing glows quite like hydrated skin. Kick off your bridal beauty regimen with this moisturizing CC cream. Enriched with antioxidants, this lightweight cream evens skin tone and minimizes the appearance of imperfections. Its soft, elastic texture provides a powdery satin finish while four unique shades adapt to all complexions. Plus, its rose scent offers an aroma just as beautiful as your bouquet!
Youngblood Luminous Creme Blush: Champagne life
Few sights compare to the beauty of a blushing bride. Add a hint of pink to cheeks for an elegant look with this illuminating creme blush in the shade Champagne Life. Created with a long-lasting, oil-free formula this shimmery, multitasking product can be used as cheek color, highlighter or layered with powder blushes for extra vibrancy. Simply apply it with the swipe of a fingertip, blend into the apple of your cheeks and enjoy a classic look all night long!
Koh Gen Do Maifanshi Mineral Eyebrow Pencil
Eyebrows frame the face, and you can achieve a picture perfect look by defining the natural shape of your brows with this ultra-slim pencil. Designed to create hair-like strokes, this long-wearing product glides on effortlessly as it nourishes brows with shea butter and Koh Gen Do’s signature T3 oil. For the brides with outdoor ceremonies and receptions, this fade-resistant pencil also uses mineral pigments to resist sweat and oil, ensuring your look is here to stay!
RevitaLash Double-Ended Volume Mascara and Primer Duo
Weddings are full of happy tears, especially for newlyweds! Skip the tissue blotting during your special day and enjoy worry-free eye makeup with this water-resistant duo. Enriched with biotin and soft flex polymers, this conditioning product works to strengthen your natural lashes as it amplifies, creating thicker-looking lashes. Start by using the indigo blue primer to brighten the whites of your eyes and follow with the volumizing mascara using the hourglass spoolie to trace the natural curvature of your lashes.
Dermablend Glow Creator Multi-use Liquid Highlighter Makeup: Pearl
Achieve the ultimate bridal glow with this fan-favorite, liquid highlighter. Designed with 20% pigmented pearls, this oil-free glow creator adds instant luminosity to the complexion. Its gentle formula is safe for all skin types, and its unique dropper application provides a blendable, buildable and customizable glow. Simply add to the desired area or mix a drop with your foundation to enjoy a lit-from-within look.
Pro tip: Add to the inner corners of your eyes for extra dimension!
jane iredale PureGloss Lip Gloss: Pink Lady
No bride is complete without kissable lips. jane iredale’s PureGloss Lip Gloss in the shade Pink Lady adds an element of sheer and shimmery pigment to create a classic, yet sophisticated bridal look. Formulated with antioxidants, this moisturizing gloss locks in hydration while providing a high-gloss finish. Its lightweight formula can be worn alone or over lip color to create a multidimensional look and its pleasant berry flavor acts as a nice bonus when you hear, “you may kiss the bride!”
A perfect face of makeup starts with a properly prepped canvas. Check out this blog that explains what oxygenating skin care products we recommend for prepping your complexion for the big day!