21 Pre-Bridal Makeup Tips and Tricks Every Bride Need To Know

by Devika Krishnamoorthy in Makeup |

A wedding day is the most important part in every bride’s life. A day to cherish and remember forever. The one day you can go back again and adore at the beautiful photographs of you and your better half. This makes the point that you need to look at your best, with the perfect bridal makeup and hairdo on your wedding albums even after years.

It is common, that we do not want to go things wrong on our wedding day. We plan even the single items to be neat and clear without any faults same as when it comes to makeup. You are the main core attention in your wedding so you need to concentrate more on your wedding dress, hairstyles, accessories and above all a perfect bridal makeup to have a pleasant and lavishing look on your big day.

In this article, I have divided the bridal makeup tips and tricks into three partitions such as pre-makeup tips, eye makeup tips, lips makeup tips.

Tips for a perfect wedding makeup Application

Tip 1: Stay oil free

Use oil-free products to prevent an oily shine building up in your face. For a better maintenance, have oil free blotting sheets in hands. Avoid rubbing or wiping, instead blot it smoothly on your face.

Stay oil free

Tip 2: Practice better

If you are planning to do own makeup on your wedding then take a full-fledged practice several times before your wedding day. A better practice will give you a better result. At the same time, have a bit higher makeup than usual to maintain a better look on the stage.

Practice better

Tip 3: Add primer everytime

Apply primer every time after face wash. A primer is applied before the foundation to give a smooth base for the makeup. It not only hides the flaws but also helps to hold on the makeup and stay fresh for a longer time.

Face primer

Tip 4: Try not to use fingers

Avoid using fingers while applying foundations instead use a makeup brush or sponge. This is not only about staying hygiene but it gives a perfect finish and avoids fingerprints on your face. Dab the foundation gently on the face this is to roll the foundation evenly on the surface.

Use sponge for better finish

Tip 5: Handling concealer

There is a small trick in handling the concealer. Apply the concealer after the foundation to avoid the heavy made up look. Do not use the face concealer to your eyes. Use a creamy one to last long for one full day.

Concealer

Tip 6: Natural Blush

If you prefer to have a natural look with your makeup then try a cream blush. This gives a fresh and pleasant look. Use some translucent powder over the blush for a longer stay. Carry a smile while applying the blush on the cheeks.

Blush

Bridal Eye Makeup Tips

Tip 7: Use eye primers

It is always suggested to apply an eye primer before starting the eye makeup. This will help to keep the shadows from smudge free.

Eye Primer

Tip 8: Care your eyebrows

Use a proper eyebrow pencil to fill in the eyebrows. Give time for your eyebrows to grow roughly and then do the threading process. Also, make sure that the eyebrow shade is two times lighter than your natural color.

Eyebrow Pencil

Tip 9: Choose right shades for eyeshadow

Choose the right shades for a perfect combination. Start with a darker shade on the outside and lighter on the inside. If you made a mistake while applying the shades, then remove it using the earbud with a makeup remover liquid. Avoid wiping it with tissues paper then you will also remove the foundation and concealer.

Eyeshadow

Tip 10: Fake lashes

Use fake or artificial eyelashes to make your lashes longer and mesmerizing. This will also give you a sexy and glam look to your eyes. Treat your natural eyelashes by applying mascara before attaching the artificial ones. Once the glue gets dried, curl the lashes and apply the mascara.

False eyelashes

Tip 11: Use waterproof

Try to use waterproof makeup and eye products for your wedding to avoid smudges.

Waterproof makeup

Bridal Lips makeup Tip

Tip 12: Care your lips

Maintain your lips by applying lip bombs and lip cares. Make sure your lips are dry before applying the lip balm. Use a lip liner to make an outline to your lips then apply the lipstick. The outliner will help to keep the lipstick to stay longer. For thin lips, you can use a shimmer at the lower lips to give a fullness feeling.

Care your lip

Tip 13: Carry a small makeup kit

It is always advisable to carry a makeup kit containing lipstick, translucent powder, earbuds, oil blotting sheets, and wet tissues.

Makeup bag

The tricks and tips shared above a general makeup guides that suit for every occasion. However, it is important for a bride to have a great look at their wedding as it going to be cherished for a lifetime. So, go for the best eye, lip, face makeup products. For better results start your practice and maintenance 3 months pioneer to the wedding day.

There are certain things pre-bridal things you need to concentrate on before starting your practice. Some of them are listed below.

Tip 14: Get the wedding theme

Every wedding as a theme, so as your wedding. Before finalizing your makeup look, find out your wedding theme like wedding stage decoration, location, climatic conditions. This will help you to choose a makeup that goes along with the environment.

Marriage theme

Tip 15: Start with a diet

Once you find out the marriage themes then start with a diet plan initially. Avoid junk and fried foods as it may end up with acne problem. Better take fresh fruits and vegetables for a better glow on your wedding day.

Plan a diet

Tip 16: Find out the look

Choose for the best look online that suits your best on your big day. Keep in mind, while choosing the model makeup, make sure that matches your skin tone and type. So, make sure the makeup you finalize suits you well.

Idol makeup

Tip 17: Choose the right MUA

Though you are an amazing makeup artist, it is better to go for a professional makeup artist because it is your day to enjoy and get pampered and also you need to be stress-free to enjoy the day.

Right makeup artist

Tip 18: Take a trial

If you are so concerned about choosing an anonymous makeup artist then go for a trial makeup. Taking a trial will help you in a better understanding of the artist work and how you would be looking on your wedding day. Also, this will avoid you from worrying about the look and make you stress-free.

Take trial makeup

Tip 19: Sort out the allergy products

Be keen in choosing the products for the makeup. Avoid the products or brands that are an allergy to your skin and take the things that suit you. For a better safeguard, take the trial session a month pioneer to the wedding day.

Makeup allergy

Tip 20: Hairstyle and Accessories trial

Like, makeup trial, it is also important to take up a trial session for hairstyles and accessories. While taking the makeup trial session, do check out the hairstyle that suits the makeover. Also, carry your accessories to check whether the jewellery complements you and project a perfect bridal look.

Hairstyle and jewellery trial

Tip 21: Stay away from pimples

If you get a pimple on your face before your wedding day then take small measures like applying tea tree oil on it to cover a pimple naturally. Avoid touching the pimple as it will end up in many breakouts.

Pimple free look

Follow these 21 tips and tricks to get a bright glow on your wedding day. Comment below if you have any query regarding the tips mentioned above.