MOR Cosmetics for the Bride and her ‘Maids

by Brooklyn Bride

As a designer and lover of all things pretty when it comes to gifts, I always keep an eye out for beautiful packaging...one product line I recently re-discovered is MOR Cosmetics. Right off the bat, their packaging is incredibly beautiful, from their macaron inspired lip glosses to the papers used to wrap their yummy smelling soaps. I can't help but wish someone would base an entire bridal shower theme just with their products! They'll also make great gifts for your...

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Wedding Nail Art for the Non-DIY Bride

by Azure

High fashion nail art is all the rage, but DIY'ing some of the fancy styles featured here and here requires a steady hand and precise attention to detail. The finished look can be amazing... but getting it done is no cake walk. Enter Minx, the makers of polish-free nail appliqués who started the trend back in 2007. Now Minx lets you upload your own photos to create customized nail templates, so inspiring images can be transformed into pretty nail art. How perfect is the Minx...

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Pretty Up Your Wedding Day Nails

by Storyboard Wedding

There is a not so secret place on every bride’s ever gorgeous body that is oh so very often underutilized when primping, styling, and fussing over! This top secret location you ask?! Why the nails silly! I can’t tell you how frequently, almost religiously, I see brides wearing the lightest, most barely there nail colors possible. It’s almost as if they are worried that their very own pretty fingers could steal the show! But we all know this isn’t possible. Because the bride,...

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Peacock Eyes and other Bridal Beauty Trends

by Azure

It wasn't just fashion that captured the spotlight on Roberto Cavalli's Fall 2012 Milan Fashion Week catwalk. Everyone was talking about the captivating peacock eyes! For a daring, fashion-forward bride, I think this look is divine! And if you want to give it a test drive to see if it's right for your white aisle, keep reading to learn the three simple steps... 1. Line eyes with black liner. 2. Sweep black shadow from the lids to the brow bones. 3. Apply three sparkling,...

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4 Bridal Beauty Resolutions for the New Year

by Azure

The time leading up to your wedding will be both stressful and exciting. You’ll want to feel like the day is as perfect as it should be, and of course, knock your groom’s socks off with how stunning you look! No wedding day is flawless and yours won’t be. Resign yourself to this now so you’re not disappointed when a small hiccup pops up. But when it comes to looking drop dead gorgeous, success is within your reach! Just follow these four, very easily kept New Year’s beauty...

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Bridal Beauty Inspiration from the 2012 People’s Choice Awards

by Azure

I don't know about you, but when I think about all the time, money and professional skill that goes into getting a celebrity red carpet ready, it kind of gets my goat! I mean, if we had the top hair and makeup artists at our beck and call, endless amounts of dough to blow on hair extensions, false lashes, skincare treatments, fake tans, million dollar wardrobes, you name it... we would ALL look that good! Don't you think? And by we, I mean all us non-celebs with a limited...

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Bridal Beauty Q/A

by Azure

  Special to onewed by Karin of "I Do" Hair for Weddings   Happy Fall, gorgeous brides-to-be!  I hope everyone is getting cozy with the crisp weather and looking forward to their wedding day!   Whether you’re planning a fall, winter or spring or summer wedding, the wedding makeup questions I answer this month will help you look and stay beautiful from the rehearsal dinner to the reception, to the honeymoon and beyond!   Q.    I am loving the...

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DIY Wedding Hair + Makeup: Flawless Foundations, Affordable Accents

by Azure

  If you're looking for inexpensive DIY wedding ideas, particularly those related to beauty tips and ideas-- you're in the right place. When it comes to weddings, hiring a makeup artist and hairstylist to make you look your best can get rather expensive.   However, with the right tools and a little bit of practice, it's completely possible to create your own "bridal look" for a lot less. Read our fabulous bridal beauty tips and ideas for how to make...

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6 tips to help you hire the right wedding makeup artist

by Azure

  You’re getting married and you want to look fabulous when all eyes are on you. You already know you're calling on a pro to do your bridal makeup; after all, you’re spending big bucks on a great wedding photographer and those photos are going to be around f-o-r-e-v-e-r!! But how do you choose the right professional makeup artist for YOU? A bride’s first instinct is to get referrals from trusted friends, and that's a great place to start. If you're the first one in your...

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Bridal Beauty Splurge: Tom Ford Launches Beauty Collection

by Azure

As you plan your dream wedding and prepare to walk down the aisle, have you noticed a shift in your spending habits when it comes to health and beauty? Are you willing to ditch the drugstore makeup and splurge on luxury brands like Tom Ford, Chanel, and Dior? If there's ever a time to splurge, this is it lovely brides! And Tom Ford's new beauty collection is full of splurge-worthy items. Ford loves a strong, smoky eye and bold, red lips (check out this inspiring bridal beauty shoot...

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