Choosing the right hair and makeup artist for this important day is one of the success factors to a radiant bride. Your hair and makeup artist is just as important as your wedding dress and accessories.
Different makeup artists specialize in different looks. But with so many out there, there’s almost too much choice and it can be hard to navigate the sea of make-up artists to find the best one to suit what you have in mind for your wedding day.
To make your wedding makeup look exactly as you want, start with a planning stages that figure out the kind of look and finish you wish to achieve on your big day.
Every makeup artist has a track record, and its good to read reviews given by previous brides. Read and evaluate comments posted on wedding blogs to get a sense of who’s who in the bridal makeup industry. You can now create a shortlist of the top few makeup artists that you’d like to select for your big day.
A bride is the main attraction of the day and needs to feel extra special. Bridal makeup is a much more bespoke service. Every detail of the brides makeup is carefully discussed with the bride so everything is perfect.
If you booked few wedding suppliers already, ask them for recommendations. They might be familiar with artists in the wedding industry that they worked with before.
The best makeup artists usually have a great rapport with other industry professionals. If you have a Wedding Planner or a Coordinator, they should also have great recommendations!
Book a Bridal Preview
Bridal make up trials are the perfect opportunity to meet with the makeup artist and share your ideas and concerns.
Be honest about your comfort level with makeup and how much you generally wear. A professionals will know how to make sure you not only look radiant during your big day but also comfortable in the makeup they have applied.
Do not be afraid to ask for proof of education. You are investing in the artist you chose. Take the time and follow the above list to ensure you are investing wisely and have the best possible results.