When the time comes for a bride to get all dolled up on her wedding day, the bottom line is she wants to look her absolute best. With plenty of makeup to choose from, brides are given the opportunity to be bold, inventive or natural – embracing the notion of less is more. For those still on the fence, here are four popular makeup trends of 2015 to help inspire you. (Find this article in the June 2015 issue of Toronto’s Elegant Wedding Magazine.)
Designed to make a free-spirited bride look defined with subtle yet distinguished accents, this boho inspired makeup will leave an impression of radiance. Use electric blue eyeliner along the lid to enhance a neutral shadow and make your lips pop with red or berry hues. Photo: Mugshots Photography | Makeup & Hair: Creatively Beautiful
Determined to stand out and make a statement, glam-infatuated brides dare to indulge in bold, dark features for their makeup. A sultry smokey eye with metallic, shimmery shadows, a red or burgundy lip topped off with some facial contouring will highlight every angle of the brides face. Photo: Lindsie Grey | Makeup & Hair: Fancy Face Inc.
Taking brides back in time to the days of Gatsby, vintage makeup embodies the look women fashioned in the 1920s. Fluttery lashes, wine-stained lips, and a smokey eye and cat eye combo bring together a timeless look that pays homage to a captivating era. Makeup & Hair: Blushing Beauty
Famous for being a makeup everyone can count on, the classic look keeps brides looking themselves by paying tribute to their natural beauty. A pale pink blush, champagne shadow and English Rose lip will provide the bride with a soft look not to be underestimated. Makeup & Hair: MS Studio Make Up & Hair