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Looking As Good As You Can Be

Apr 01, 2020

Looking as good as you can be on your wedding day takes some effort on your part as the bride. On this, one of the biggest days of your life, you will certainly want to look your best.

Accessories set
Photo by Cliff Choong Photography, courtesy of Evangeline Craft Wedding Accessories 

Elegant makeup and hair
Photo by Cliff Choong Photography, courtesy of Beauty Haven

Take some of these steps to provide your makeup artist with the perfect canvas on which to do his or her ‘magic’ :

  • Adopt a skincare regimen in the months leading up to your wedding.
  • Schedule regular facials.
  • Drink sufficient water and get ample rest.

Beautiful bride at her wedding reception
Photo courtesy of Eleena Lamat

Simple and chic
Photo courtesy of HC Professional Makeup Studio

At the initial encounters with makeup artists, delve into the following :

  • His or her artistic style vs your preferences.
  • Rates to be charged as well as the corresponding deliverables.
  • Availability on your wedding date.

Makeup that complements her locks
Photo courtesy of Samkhor Make-Up N Hair Studio

Makeup to complement the bride's traditional attire
Photo courtesy of Eleena Lamat

Once you have appointed the makeup artist, discuss the following :

  • Trial makeup session.
  • The ‘look’ you would like to attain.
  • Timeline on your wedding day.

A fashion forward bride
Photo coutesy of Imprezz Gallery

Demure in a traditional Oriental 'kua'
Photo by Cliff Choong Photography, courtesy of Jingy Jazce Makeup Artist

Some additional advice :

  • Have your wedding planner, gown designer or photographer recommend makeup artists.
  • Hire the same makeup artist for both your pre-wedding shoot as well as wedding day to get better rates.

A lovely smile
Photo by Stories.my

Bridal hairvine accessory
Photo by Steven Leong Photography, courtesy of Evangeline Craft Wedding Accessories

 

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