As the saying goes “less is more” and in my personal opinion this should definitely be taken into consideration for your wedding day makeup.
Cruelty Free is definitely a buzz word in the beauty industry. Which is obviously a great thing that people are becoming more aware. However not all companies are what they imply they are. Here is my edit of just a few of the cruelty free brands that aren't all smoke and mirrors.
Often we think that for beautiful skin we need to reach for expensive creams and potions - but as a skin expert I know that its really important to look at the foods that you are eating too. What you put inside your body will affect how your skin looks and how your body functions. So lets start with the Grapefruit.
Take a look at what is going to be on-trend in hair and beauty for the next year with my round-up of the best 2019 wedding trends.
Just because the colder weather is upon us , it doesn't mean that your skin needs to suffer. Forget about cracked cuticles and flaky skin — those are officially a thing of your past. You need to up your beauty routine to include products that will help to nourish your body from the inside out. Reach for products that offer hydrating ingredients and powerful proteins to revitalise your skin from head-to-toe.
Before I became a makeup I always used to keep my old mascara wands (and no its not some weird hoarder thing!) as they can be a great tool (and of course I would wash them before using them). Nowadays I don't bother saving my old wands, (or spoolies) I buy bags of disposable mascara wands. The main professional use for these disposable ones is so that I can hygienically apply makeup to my clients.
Every bride wants to have a perfect complexion, with beautiful dewy, clear skin; the reality though is that we all have the odd blemish from time to time. Here are my tips on how to get flawless skin for your wedding day, and every day.
Choosing the right lipstick for your wedding day makeup can be difficult. I often find this is the most time consuming part of a a bridal trial, as slight changes in lipstick colours can significantly alter how the makeup looks as a whole.
Photograph Courtesy of Jen Matthews-Bright at Brightography
I think many brides-to-be often ask themselves whether booking a professional makeup artist for their wedding day is really worth it. After all, they do their own makeup day to day & often feel very comfortable doing so why pay someone else to do it?
Welcome to your guide to beautiful skin. I'm a cruelty free hair and makeup artist, skin expert, nutritional therapist and advocate for gorgeous glowing skin !