Who are ready for a wedding? I’m sure all of you can’t wait for this special moment that will happen once in your life. That’s why everyone would prepare it very well to get the best moment that can be memorized. Not only prepare the venue or decorations, but you should have to prepare the dress, suit, and especially makeup.
It’s gonna be useless if you can have a big and amazing party but your looks don’t good. Moreover, you will take a photo to memorize this moment. You won’t look bad in the photo, right? Because it will bring down your mood.
That’s why makeup is very important for you! because makeup can make you look prettier, especially at this special moment. So, at this time, we want to share with you the wedding makeup that can make you look gorgeous. Besides that, it’s very effortless and looks natural which can match any dress that you wear.
You can also do this makeup by yourself which can save your money. If you’re still a beginner, you don’t have to worry because we will give you some tips too. Are you guys feel excited? I know you’re because I feel excited too. Therefore, without any for the do, we can start the tutorial!
Effortless and Bridal Makeup Tutorial
1. Change Your Glasses with Contact Lenses
If you wear glasses, I’m sure you don’t want to wear it at your wedding. Am I right? That’s why you can change it with contact lenses. Not only for helping you to fix your visual impairment, but it also has the function to make your eyes sharper and bigger.
If you want to look natural you can choose clear lenses or brown color lenses. But if you want your eyes to look sharp and bold, you can choose grey or blue color lenses. Make sure you choose the right lenses!
2. Prepare Your Skin with Skincare
Because we want to use full coverage complexion, we should make sure your skin is ready for that to prevent the cakey or crack after you use it for a long time. Make your skin hydrated and moist by choosing the right skincare based on your skin type.
If you have oily skin, you can just wear a moisturizer to make sure your skin is moist. But if you have dry skin, you need extra moisturizer or you can also use a double layer of moisturizer to prevent your complexion from getting cracked. Because if your skin is moist and hydrated, your makeup will easily stick on your skin and can merge with your skin.
3. Use Primer to Get Flawless Makeup
Next, you should make sure your makeup can look flawless. Moreover, if you have an outdoor party, you should make sure your makeup doesn’t melt if you’ve been sweating. That’s why we highly recommend you use a primer.
Maybe you think this product it’s not important. Otherwise, this is a very important thing that can make your makeup stay flawless even if you wear it for a day. You can choose primer based on your skin type and problem.
For you who have dry skin, you can choose a primer that has a gel or cream texture that can hydrate your skin very well. But if you have big pores and oily skin, choose a primer that can hold the oil on your skin and blur your big pores, usually, it has a silicone or cream texture.
4. Color Corrector to Even Your Skin Tone
For you who have uneven skin, you don’t have to worry! Because now, we will give you some tips on how to even your skin tone. To hide your uneven skin and blemishes, you can use a color corrector. I know you will be confused because there are a lot of colors. Okay, let me explain to you.
There are a few colors and has different functions. Pink or purple color is the color that you can use to brighten your skin. Green color has the function to cover your acne or skin redness. And the last, yellow or orange is for hiding your dark circle or dark spot. Make sure you blend it well after using it.
5. Full Coverage Complexion for Having a Perfect Skin
Have a lot of imperfections? You can choose a full coverage foundation. Believe me, this product will make your skin look flawless and perfect because it can hide all of the imperfections of your skin. But you should choose a shade that has a similar color to your skin tone to prevent the tacky look.
And to make this look natural on your skin, you can choose a wet sponge to blend the foundation. But if you want to get the coverage, you can blend it with a foundation brush. So, you can adjust it by your needs.
6. Cover Your Blemishes with Concealer
If your blemishes still can be seen after using a full coverage foundation, it’s a sign you need a concealer! Because concealer has a high coverage than the foundation. That’s why it will help you to cover your blemishes.
You can choose a cream concealer, but if you don’t have it, you still can use your liquid concealer. And we have a tip for you! You can put on the concealer on the area that needs to be covered. Furthermore, you can wait for a few minutes until it’s half-dry and you can blend it slowly with a wet sponge.
7. Set Your Complexion with Loose Powder
After you feel your skin already looks flawless, you can continue to set it with a loose powder. You can choose translucent powder or powder that has a similar shade to your skin tone to make it look natural. Also, you can do a baking technique by putting a lot of powder on the area that easily crack or cakey. Furthermore, you can blend it after a few minutes when you feel it’s already set.
If you still need the coverage, you can still get the coverage from the powder foundation or two-way cake powder. But you should blend it with a powder brush to make it stay natural and not look too much.
8. Contour to Make a Face Dimensions
After you wear complexion products, I’m sure your face will lose the dimensions that make your face look flat and pale. Therefore, you need contour to bring back the dimensions and give an illusion to your face.
There are two types of contour which are cream and powder. At this time, we need a long-lasting contour, that’s why you should use both of them. Wear cream contour before you put on the powder and powder contour after you set your makeup with loose powder.
Put on the contour on the area that you need like under your cheekbone to make your cheeks look thin, jawline to give a V-shape face illusion, hairline to make your face look small, under your lips if you want to make your lips look bigger, and last on your nose to make your nose look small and pointy.
9. Blush That Can Make Your Face Look Fresh
Continue to the products that can make you look fresh. Besides that, these products can also make your makeup look prettier. Do you know what it is? Of course, you’re right! Blush is the right answer. By wearing blush, I’m sure you will look gorgeous.
Because we want to have natural makeup, we recommend you choose neutral colors like nude, peach, or coral. Just adjust the color based on your dress color and skin tone. Same as the contour, blush has two types and you need to use both of them to make it stay long last.
10. Feathered Brows Shape
Move on to the brows, you can choose feathered brows shape to make your makeup look natural. I know getting this brow shape is hard but don’t worry because we have an easy tip for you on how to achieve it.
First, you have to put on a paper glue or soap on your brows and brush it up forward with a spoolie brush. After that, you can start to draw the shape of the brows following your natural brows, then fill the blank space. Furthermore, you can add mascara brows to make your hair brows stay in place. And last, tidy up your brows shape with concealer.
11. Natural Eyeshadow Look
For the eyeshadow, we should make it as natural as possible. But it also should make your eyes look deep and bigger. I know you will wonder how could a natural shadow make your eyes look like that? Don’t be afraid, because we have a tip for you.
First, you should choose a natural color like brown, coral, or peach. You just have to adjust the shadow color with your wedding dress color. If you can decide where’s the right color, you can move on to apply the eyeshadow to your eyes.
You can put on the eyeshadow primer to make your shadow stay long last. Continue with applying the light color all over your eyelid. Then, you can add a darker color to your crease and outer corner, this is the secret that can make your eyes look deep and bigger. Furthermore, the last thing you can add shimmering color to your inner corner. Do the same thing to the lower eyes to balance the eye makeup.
12. Thin and Small Wing Eyeliner
Even if we want natural makeup, we can never leave this step because it has the function to make your eyes look sharp and long. You can choose black eyeliner with a small tip end to make you easy to draw the line.
Start to make a line from your inner corner to the outer corner. And you can add a small wing at the end of the eyes. This is optional, you can add a brown liner to your waterline just to make your eyes look sharp but if you don’t like it, you may skip this part.
13. Natural Shape of False Lashes
Now to finish the eye makeup, you need to wear false lashes. Don’t care how much the natural makeup that you want to achieve, if it’s for special occasions you will need false lashes that can make your eyes look prettier. Moreover, if you have thin and short lashes, this gonna be very helpful for you.
You can curl your lashes first with an eyelash curler, remember to do it carefully because it can hurt your eyes. Then, use mascara on your upper and lower lashes to make your natural lashes look merge with the false lashes. Furthermore, you can continue to apply false lashes.
14. Get the Fake Glow with Highlighter
If you have a dream of having a glowing face look, you can achieve it with a highlighter! Besides that, a highlighter can also make your face look not flat. That’s why you need this one product! You can choose a natural finish highlighter to prevent a blinding look on the photos.
Also, choose the highlighter color based on your skin tone. If you have pink undertone skin, maybe a rose color highlighter will be great for you. For those who have a yellow undertone, you can choose a champagne color. Last, for you who have dark skin, gold color will very suitable for you.
15. Nude Color Lips
As the purpose of this makeup, you should wear a natural color lipstick. Therefore, we recommend you choose a nude color. But if you don’t like just wearing a nude color because makes your face look pale, maybe you can do ombre lips.
First, conceal the dark area on your lips with concealer. After you blend the concealer, you can continue by applying nude lipstick to your lips. If you feel it’s enough, you can stop in this step. But if you want to look bolder, you can add a little bit of darker color lipstick like mauve or red and blend it.
16. Set All Your Makeup with a Setting Spray
Last but not least, we need a product that can make your makeup long-lasting all day long. So a setting spray is gonna be the answer! Because a wedding party can be held for almost a day and also you can be sweating if you have an outdoor party, we should make sure your makeup will not melt and crack. Besides that, a setting spray can make your makeup not powdery so it will look more natural.
You can choose setting spray based on your skin type and skin problem. If you have dry skin, you can choose a setting spray that can hydrate your skin and make your makeup stick well on your skin. And for you who have oily skin, you can choose a setting spray that can hold the oil on your face.
Now your wedding makeup is finished! What do you think? Do you like the result? I’m sure you will because it will look natural and successful to make you look prettier. Not only that, but this makeup is also very easy to get where you don’t have to put too much effort.
I think that’s all about our tutorial and tips that can be shared with you. Now, you can do your wedding makeup by yourself and save the money for another important need. Don’t be afraid it will be hard to get because this makeup is beginner friendly! I hope you can follow it easily and enjoy this natural and effortless wedding makeup idea.