Ah Nudes… Sexy, timeless, classy. Those are the adjectives I hear most when a bride is describing the look that she’s going for on her big day. Below is my list of my Go-To nude lipsticks that I use for most of my brides and bridesmaids.
For fair skin, I usually opt for more "pinky nudes". Simply line your lips with a lip-liner one shade darker than your lipstick and then fill in your lips with your favorite pink lipstick. If you're going for a fresh and youthful lip, opt for a brighter pink. If you're going for a more mature lip, find a pink with a hint of brown to it.
1. Anastasia Beverly Hills Pure Hollywood
2.MAC Viva Glam V
3. NYX Matte Lipstick Spirit
For tan skin, I usually look for peach tones. It really accentuates your skin and complements your natural glow. Add a hint of peach/gold gloss to really give yourself the J.Lo glow.
1.NYX Liquid Suede Soft Spoken
2. MAC Stripped
3.MAC Kinda Sexy
I find that a lot of women with deeper complexions are nervous to rock a...
Fitness/Stage makeup is one of my passions! I have full creative freedom to go heavier than I normally would day to day. Highlighting and contouring is extreme and I can apply lashes that you’ll see for miles! Below are some of my tips and tricks to look flawless all day on stage for your competition! Good luck and thanks for reading!
1. Do not tan your face!
I repeat! DO NOT tan your face. As hard as it is, your makeup artist should be able to match your skin to the rest of your body. Tanning spray will make your makeup look blotchy and it’s noticeable. If you’re doing your own makeup make sure you get a pretty dark foundation (preferably in an olive tone like NC 50 from MAC) and you can mix it with your day to day to get the perfect match.
Highlighting will make your face look more sculpted on stage. Our faces tend to get smaller and sink in when working out and dieting. Highlighting will add a little fullness to...