Hairstyles


Sweet and Sparkly Savvy Steal Giveaway!

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway This week’s Savvy Steal giveaway is comprised of two fabulous parts! First, the perfect bridal earrings to compliment your wedding day look! The Genevieve Cubic Zirconia Earrings from Anna Bellagio are the ideal size & sparkle for almost any bride-to-be. Whether your wedding hairstyle is a sleek updo or an alluring all down ‘do, these delicate pavé set drop earrings are just what the doctor ordered! And second, a suite of...

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Secret Deal on Everyday Beauty Items!

by Azure

Just learned about a secret Groupon deal! For only $10 you can get a $20 gift certificate for Soap.com, a great place to buy everyday items from lip gloss to shampoo to ... well soap. This deal is technically the Long Island Deal of the Day, but since it's online, you can buy it from anywhere!

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Best Tressed At 2010 Emmys: Messy Chignons And Tousled, Shiny Waves

by Azure

The 2010 Emmy Awards was all about the best dressed and the best tressed. And two hairstyles dominated the red carpet- chic chignon updos and sexy, tousled all down hair. For your wedding hairstyle, you can play with the classic chignon and add your own twist, like Kim Kardashian & Heidi Klum. Their updos had extra volume on top with lots of texture all around, creating messy yet sexy versions of the ever classic chignon. But if shiny, tousled hair(like Lea Michele's Emmy...

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Add Effortless, Eco-Friendly, Vintage Glamour to Your Wedding Day Look with Fascinators and Headband

by Azure

Who better to create a stunning wedding day look than a former costume designer? After working for theaters all over the country, designer Ginger Breo recently set up an Etsy Shop called Seamstress of Avalon to share her amazing millinery (fancy word for headpiece) work. Ginger describes her work this way: I work in a mix of new and vintage materials, incorporating feathers and veiling with antique brooches or beaded trim taken off a Victorian gown. I always choose the finest silks...

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Surprise Giveaway For Those Who Love The Luxe Life! Travel In Style With Lotuff & Clegg

by Azure

In honor of hump day, we've got an amazing "pop up" giveaway item that any groom would love to win! In fact, whether you're a bride, groom or wedding pro, I have a sneaking suspicion that you'll be vying for this one... Lotuff & Clegg is a luxury brand that puts a modern twist on classically-inspired luxe leather goods. All of their pieces are handcrafted and come with a lifetime guarantee. Guaranteed for life, just like your happy, blissful marriage! One lucky winner will receive...

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Bridal Hair How To: Shiny, Bouncy Hairstyle Inspired by Brigitte Bardot!

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Nicole Pearl, The Beauty Girl, with tips from celebrity hair stylist Mark Townsend Do you remember Jessica Biel's drop dead gorgeous hairstyle at the 2010 MTV Movie Awards? I know I do! Her locks were shiny, bouncy, sexy and pretty much every other adjective us girls strive for when it comes to special occasion hair. And believe it or not, there are just three simple steps to achieving this look, no celebrity hair god needed! Step 1- The Volume: Add oomph by...

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Savvy Steals Winner: The Wedding Day Emergency Kit For You And Your Maids!

by Azure

This week's fab Savvy Steals winner is... Shawn T! Congratulations, Shawn! You and your bridesmaids will be set and ready to go for your big day! Don't forget to email us at SavvyScoop@OneWed.com to claim your prize! Happy weekend! See you all next week for another fantastic giveaway! * Disclosure: All prizes have been donated by the companies, except for the Bridesmaid's Kit, which we bought ourselves. Colgate and Hint were also kind enough to send us some free samples for...

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Win This Anti Stress Mask To Wash Your Wedding Planning Worries Away!

by Azure

Feeling stressed? If you’re a bride-to-be, and not feeling the pressure, the more power to you! But the reality is, most wedding planning brides get a little stressed out before saying I Do. It’s perfectly natural! One of my newest fave beauty finds- the Anti Stress Mask from Annemarie Borlind. This is just the ticket to wash that stress away, and give you a little pick-me-up when you need it most. It’ll perk up your skin and leave it glowing, smooth, hydrated, and, most...

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Bubbly Bride: Top Tips To Help You Avoid SBS (Sweaty Bride Syndrome) On Your Wedding Day!

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride Here on OneWed's Savvy Scoop, I like to touch on subjects that might not typically be discussed... such as sweat. This is not the most glamorous topic but it is real and something every bride should be prepared for. As a bride, sweating can be your worst fear on your wedding day - after spending all morning getting ready with your makeup perfectly put on, beads of sweat could threaten to ruin it all in seconds. Reasons you will sweat: 1. Nerves - All of the...

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Recycled Bride: Eco-Style For Your Honeymoon!

by Azure

About Recycled Bride Pack a (small & sustainable) bag and get ready for the eco-chic honeymoon of a lifetime! Would you believe that your entire honeymoon wardrobe can be Earth-friendly, fit in one small bag, and keep you looking beautiful for at least a week? Stylish green gals know that the secret to looking hip is having a few well-chosen, sustainable pieces. Here's all the clothing and accessories you'll need for the green honeymoon of a lifetime: 1. Pretty eco luggage- All...

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The Man Registry: Pre-Wedding Prep And Grooming For The Groom

by Azure

About The Man Registry Grooms – don’t expect your bride to be OK with you having greasy hair, chewed nails and un-manicured facial hair on your wedding day. I know that us guys don’t always take the time to look our best, but the wedding day is a different story. Here are a few quick tips on what you can do to assure you look your best on the big day: Haircut Here’s a no-brainer. Get your haircut about a week in advance of the wedding. Stick to your normal barber and with...

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Chic DIY Bridal Hairstyle: A Favorite Hair Tool For A Simple Bun

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Nicole Pearl, The Beauty Girl Look out, Bumpits! The Goody Spin Pin is the new kid in town! What girl doesn't love the comfort and chic simplicity of a bun? It can be worn casual or fancy (I wore one for my wedding) and it’s the perfect solution for a bad hair day or if you want to skip a wash. If your wedding budget is tight and you're trying to do as much DIY as possible, this new bun-making tool is the answer to your prayers. It comes in two colors...

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The Man Registry: Top 3 Things The Groom Must Remember For The Wedding Day

by Azure

About The Man Registry 3 Things a Groom Shouldn’t Forget on the Big Day There’s a lot to remember on your wedding day. I’ll spare you some of the more boring details and just focus on the three things that are going to help get you through the day in one piece and on your feet. Wake up on time! Whether you’re staying at home, your parents’ place or a hotel, set two alarms! You should also put the Best Man in charge of calling you to triple check that you’re up. Be sure...

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Question of the Week: How Far Would You Go to Not Sweat on Your Wedding Day?

by Azure

Apparently, there's a new "must have" wedding day beauty treatment. Some brides are getting Botox injected into their underarms to keep themselves from sweating in their strapless wedding dresses on their wedding day. What do you think? Is this a step too far or a good idea to keep yourself fresh on your big day? Also, do you think that the woman in the Ellie Saab dress above is doing a sniff check? Helpful Links Strapless Wedding Dresses More Basic Wedding Day Beauty Suggestions ...

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5 Simple Steps To A Picture-Perfect Bridal Makeup Look!

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Nicole Pearl, The Beauty Girl Say I Do to Do It Yourself Wedding Day Makeup with these 5 Simple Steps! Whether you’re a bride, bridesmaid, or wedding guest whose summer calendar is booked solid with wedding festivities, every woman has the same goal in mind— to look picture-perfect. When I tied the knot 7 months ago, there was no way in hell my face wasn’t going to last from my grand entrance to my night cap. With the help of makeup artist extraordinaire...

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The Best Bridesmaids Gifts: Give Your Girls Your Favorite Things!

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride Many brides spend a lot of time thinking about how to thank their bridesmaids with the ever popular Bridesmaid Gift. You want to make them something your group will use and love, you want them to be unique and you want them to fit within your wedding budget. There are so many decisions to be made when it comes to wedding planning. Your thank you gifts should not be one of them! This was an idea brought to me by a recent bride and I think it is fabulous! Every year...

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Win Your Dream Wedding (and lose weight)

by Azure

So, last week I was up in arms about Peta's weight loss contest. This week, there's another contest popping up. I'm not upset about this one, and I'll tell you why: • This contest is for both brides and grooms, it's helping a couple form healthy habits, not encouraging women to lose weight. • This contest focuses on exercise, not diet. • This contest is only targeting people that are really overweight. You have to need to lose between 50-100 pounds, and you have to be...

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Four Tips for Perfect Bridal Makeup

by Azure

Special to OneWed from makeup artist Sally Streets Over my years of dolling up countless beauties for their wedding day, I’ve found that when it comes to makeup very few have a clear idea of what they want. What they do know they want is for it to be special and magnificent without being customey or too heavy. Because within those specifications there are so many makeup possibilities, here are some guidelines to help every bride figure out their perfect look to take to a makeup...

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Just Say No to Crash Diets and Bad Wedding Contests

by Azure

We love finding ways to help you get things for your wedding for free. We run great contests all the time, and have no trouble turning you on to contests from other sites or companies. But I’ve got a problem with this one: PETA is running a contest to win a free sustainably created, cruelty-free wedding dress. To win, you have to go vegan. OK, that makes sense, PETA supports a vegan diet. I’m a vegetarian myself, I often think I should make the leap and go vegan. If I were...

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Tips on Great Wedding Day Skin for Great Wedding Photographs

by Azure

Special to OneWed from Sarah Logan of Aesthetics Science Institute In the weeks leading up to the wedding, to say that things are hectic is a huge understatement. This is why so many brides forget to schedule facial treatments until the last minute, and this can lead to disaster. Lasering, microdermabrasion, and chemical peels shouldn't be done within 10 days to a month of the wedding, so they might not even be an option if you wait too long. Even simple things like facials need...

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Get Goddess Glowing Skin For Your Wedding Day!

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Nicole Pearl, The Beauty Girl. This beauty expert (with over 10 years experience in the beauty and editorial industry) tells it like it is, and is ready to share her insider access with our blushing brides-to-be. Nicole also offers The Beauty Girl Parties, perfect for bachelorette parties, bridal showers and other occasions. This beauty editor will come to your event ready to reveal her best tips, products and more, plus everyone leaves with a fab swag bag! Her...

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Awesome Contest for You and Your Maid of Honor!

by Azure

If you're looking for flawless skin, I've got the contest for you! Thermage and Fraxel, the innovative, safe and effective skin rejuvenation treatments, are offering every best friend duo the chance to win the ultimate celebrity makeover by giving away four sets of combination Thermage and Fraxel treatment worth $5,000. Through mid-June, you can submit photos of yourself and your best friend for an exclusive chance to win a Thermage and Fraxel combination treatment and achieve total...

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Recycled Bride: Bridal Hair Dos and Don’ts

by Azure

About Recycled Bride Green 'n clean hair products for lovely wedding-day locks A few weeks ago, we talked about the best eco-friendly makeup to get you bridal beautiful. But we can't leave your tresses in distress! Like your skin, your hair should be cared for with natural, sustainable products for several months before your big day in order to ensure the most gorgeous, shiny, healthy wedding hair possible. But before I tell you about the best-kept secrets in natural haircare, let's...

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Wednesday Recap: Contests, Discounts, and Giveaways

by Azure

Ladies, you are all over this week's Savvy Steal! I wish we could give you all the Bobbi Brown Shimmering Nudes Palette, but there can only be one winner. If you aren't the winner, you could buy it yourself at Macy's.com, and while you're there, remember you can, get an extra 15% off Wedding Registry Gifts today at macys.com! Valid 05-13-2010 through 05-16-2010 How about some other great makeup deals? NARS, very sophisticated

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