The wedding day is one of the most treasured days in a girl’s life. It is when she expects perfection and feels the prettiest. Of course, she absolutely deserves it.
This is where the wonder-hands of the makeup artist come in. Swirling her magic brushes, like wands, she adds dazzle and charm to this enchanting day.
Here are a few tips to help you in your search:
Don’t wait until the last minute. Book early!
Deciding on how you want to look on your wedding day is as important as choosing the ultimate wedding gown. Yet, most brides take this for granted. Almost always, they spend so little time finding the right person to help them achieve that perfect look. Remember, good makeup artists are usually booked months in advance. You don’t want to be left in panic. This day, after all, is all about you and the person you are spending forever with, so looking beautiful and radiant for your beloved is a plus.
Choose someone you feel comfortable with and whose work you love.
Before hiring a professional makeup artist, make sure that you have thoroughly viewed and reviewed her portfolio. Read testimonials, recommendations, and feedback. This will give you an in-depth idea of her work. This will also help you decide if her style is what you are looking for. You should be able to freely communicate your concerns and thoughts so he or she may understand what you want and how you imagine yourself to be. It is also important that you have confidence in your make-up artist.
Ensure that your make-up artist is a reliable expert in the industry.
A true professional makeup artist is equipped with the right skills, proper tools, and is knowledgeable in using the right products, correct colors, and techniques on applying makeup. Instead of focusing on your imperfections, she would highlight your best features. Makeup should last throughout the whole event. It is important that the makeup withstand tears and endure long hours of harsh lighting, heat and, perspiration. Touch up should be minimal. This is going to be a long and emotional day. You should not be worrying about the make-up but feel assured with it.
Find someone who can help you achieve the perfect look.
This is not the time to experiment on something new. Makeup should be kept simple, natural yet elegant. It has to complement your hairstyle as well as your wedding gown and not contend it. Your trusted makeup artist should be able to create a timeless look and bring out your inner glow best captured in photos that can withstand the test of time.
Invest in a dependable artist to avoid unnecessary stress.
Bridal makeup may look easy to do, but it is one of the most challenging to create because there is no room for a second take. Allocate a budget to get someone you can trust so you will be guaranteed a stress-free day. You may think getting a good makeup artist can be too costly, but you will find that many are reasonably priced. However, be wary of extremely low prices, as the quality of work and products may be sacrificed. After all, your dream wedding will not be complete without you looking the most stunning on your special day.