Even the future queen of England didn’t overdo it on her wedding day. Look like you on your wedding day, just glamorized. Nothing is worse then looking back years from now and asking the question, “Is that me?” No bride wants to look shiny, outdated, or like a porcelain doll on their big day. Here we have some fast and loose product ideas for the summer bride. We’ve done all the research so you don’t have to.
If you’re someone who has always wanted to be a summer bride, but tend to sweat off makeup, we have some tips and tricks for you. Take a page from the princesses at Disney parks and snag these miracle workers. Here are some setting sprays to put in your arsenal when the makeup is all finished and you’re left to your own devices. Drop that hairspray you’re about to spritz on your face and grab one of these “miracle fixers”.
Top setting sprays:
Skindinavia bridal makeup finishing spray: sets makeup for 16+ hours and helps prevent the appearance of shine. Makeup artists across the board say this is the best.
Kat Von D’s Lock & Load setting spray is another great product that helps prevent your makeup from fading. Stay vibrant for 16+ hours.
M.A.C Fix+ sets makeup and adds radiance. If you are using powder on your wedding day, this will create a seamless finish.
Ben Nye Final Seal is a product that Disney Princesses swear by. Creates a matte finish and sets makeup.
Face Atelier ultra matte takes away the shine and is great for oily skin.
Urban Decay All Nighter lowers the temperature of your makeup in humid conditions to set your makeup for all day lasting vibrance.
We also researched sprays to combat redness and inflammation. If you tend to do things last minute and decide to get a facial peel a few days before your wedding, and it causes redness…we have the spray for you. If you have an unexpected breakout a la My Big Fat Greek Wedding you may want to have it on hand for that as well.
ROSE WATER SPRAY
Mario Badescu Facial Spray with Aloe, Herbs, and Rosewater: Soothes irritated and dehydrated skin. Named the BEST by makeup artists.
If you want a natural look that STAYS give these products a try. Kick the humidity to curb and finish your look off with a setting spray that promises to STAY. These tips will keep you vibrant and beautiful throughout your big day! Most of these products can be found at Ulta, Sephora, and Amazon.