HOW LONG SHOULD I ALLOW FOR HAIR AND MAKEUP ON MY WEDDING DAY

It’s a question that’s not often asked by brides and I’ve began to realise why.  It's easy to underestimate just how long it takes to do bridal makeup and hair and do it to a high standard so that you look gorgeous on the day and well into the evening in other words...

Hair Trials, Why Have One?

Why Have A Trial  I’m often asked by my brides if they really need to have a trial and the short answer is if you’re anything like me and want to know what to expect, then yes.  It is a personal choice of course and only you can decide.  For me it was a no brainer.  I...

Natural Elegance

It's All About The Skin As a former beauty therapist (those skills never leave you) I always take a skin first approach when working with makeup and so the first step I take before I touch any makeup is to prepare your skin and to get it looking and feeling as...

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My Top 5 Bridal Beauty Tips

My Top 5 Bridal Beauty Tips

1. Schedule in Professional Facials. If ever there was a time to pamper yourself, your wedding day has to be it! As soon as your date is set get yourself booked in to your favourite beauty salon once a month for a facial. Your therapist will assess your skin type and...

What’s in your skin care routine

What’s in your skin care routine

You've booked your wedding, how exciting now the fun begins. Maybe you've already chosen your dress and booked your venue so what else do you need to think about.  Hopefully you've got plenty of time to get a good skin care routine in place.  As a qualified beauty...

Shape Matters

Shape Matters

You will be pleased to know that I'm referring to your eye shape.  In the same way many of us choose clothing and colours that complement our body shape, the same should be applied when choosing eye make-up, but do you know your eye shape?  Do you know how to make the...