When it comes to wedding makeup, most brides want the same thing: full, natural-looking lips, softly flushed cheeks, and defined eyes that sparkle. (Don't we all, really?) So whether you're a bride-to-be or simply need a few tips for creating long-wearing, universally flattering eye makeup, you've come to the right place. To see how you can get the prettiest peepers, just keep reading.
"For brides, I think one of the most important things is to define the eye without it looking too heavy, and to also define the lips and the cheeks," says Stacy Pearson-Gleason, Becca Cosmetics' national makeup artist. Be sure to check out a few of her tips for keeping wedding foundation long-wearing, but for some great advice on wedding-day cheek and lip color, just keep reading.
Looking gorgeous at a wedding is a must, whether you're the bride, a guest, or a guest of a guest. So if you're on the hunt for makeup ideas, look no further. We've rounded up some of the prettiest red carpet beauty looks that are sure to inspire, whether you're feeling Bohemian, vintage, or sweet and romantic. Click through to see 25 gorgeous makeup looks that can easily go from the red carpet to the aisle.
One of the biggest makeup concerns a bride has on her wedding day is getting her carefully applied palette to last, and now, it's Urban Decay's Urban Bride Kit ($42) to the rescue. The set includes six products to ensure that makeup stays put, all while giving a flawless finish: All Nighter Long-Lasting Makeup Setting Spray, Eye Shadow Primer Potion, Lip Junkie Lip Gloss, Marshmallow Sparkling Body Powder, Supercurl Curling Mascara, and Razor Sharp Ultra-Definition Finishing Powder.
As part of the launch, Ulta is holding events at 15 of its stores on May 13 and 14, where appointments can be booked with Urban Decay makeup artists specializing in wedding day makeup. (Nonbrides welcome, too!) Also, each customer who spends $60 on Urban Decay products, including the Urban Bride Kit, will receive two passes to Bridesmaids, starring Maya Rudolph and Kristen Wiig.
See photos of the Urban Bridal Kit up close now.