Should I use Pixi Glow Tonic?

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Yes. This is one product that I could constantly recommend to all of my brides. In fact, I will probably have mentioned Pixi Glow Tonic on our second email. Sent you a link to buy it and then even written about it in your welcome card. I love it that much.

What’s Airbrush Makeup?

Put simply, airbrush makeup is a technique of applying makeup. Makeup is sprayed onto the skin through a compressor instead of using fingers, sponges or brushes. The compressor has settings that can be adjusted to suit a particular look. And through changing the compressors’ settings the coverage of the product can be adjusted. Really it’s … Read moreWhat’s Airbrush Makeup?

The Importance of a Good Skincare Routine for Brides.

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You won’t get a realistic idea for just how good your wedding makeup can look if you don’t look after your skin and develop a consistent skincare routine before your wedding makeup trial. So what might a good, but simple routine look like?

What’s in my Kit?

Makeup Artist, Bridal Makeup Artist, Makeup Kit

What’s in my kit is my most frequently asked question. And the answer is products that have proven that they can last a very emotional day. Bridal makeup has to be long-wearing before anything else. After-all, the threat of tears, rain and humidity is high! But I wanted my kit to reflect the quality and luxury of a wedding day.

Why The Curradine Barns is in my Top 3

Curradine Barns

If I got married again the Curradine Barns would definitely be at the top of my venue list. It’s no secret that it’s one of my favourite places to go. I love everything about the place. It’s quaint, crooked  and interesting. I always spot something I haven’t noticed before. And it has its couples firmly at the heart of its service.

Wedding Prep at Highbury Hall, Birmingham

Highbury Hall is little known. But as far as wedding venues go it’s one of my favourites. It’s a private, Grade II listed mansion house in a country setting and only 3 miles from Birmingham City Centre. So perfect if you have guests travelling to your wedding from outside the area. And it’s heaped in … Read moreWedding Prep at Highbury Hall, Birmingham

How long does makeup take on the wedding morning?

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How long your wedding makeup will take on the wedding morning is a question I hear from every bride! And the answer is nowhere near as long as it took to design your makeup with you at your trial. Your trial was where all the decisions were made, where we took it slowly and reflected on every brush stroke. So it was slow moving in comparison. We logged every detail on your face chart as we went along so that we could eliminate products if they didn’t work for you and very quickly get to work on recreating your dream makeup on the day itself.