Kick off your bridal beauty routine with these 11 useful tips
The wedding season is here and if you too are getting married within a few months then you’d definitely want to look perfect. Doesn’t every bride wish to be a head turner at her wedding? Whether it is your glowing skin or your well-toned body, we bring you a list of 11 things that will help you kickstart your beauty routine from the moment you set that wedding date.
- Visit a dermatologist
Schedule regular appointments with your dermatologist to share your skin and hair concern and follow the skincare routine prescribed by them. Prevention is always better than cure so take preventive measures to avoid any last minute skin problems.
- Healthy food healthy body
You are what you eat! For naturally glowing skin you need to amp up your food game. Consult a dietician and follow a meal plan that will help you maintain weight as well as get that radiant glow. Avoid sugar, fats, alcohol, smoking and include lots of vegetables, fruits, lean protein in your diet.
Hit the skin gym regularly as anything takes time to show results. Book regular facials and other skin treatments atleast four to five months before the D-day.
- Practice that perfect smile
Time for lots of pictures and to bring out the best in them you need to show your pearly whites. You can get your teeth professionally whitened or use home-made nuskhas like rubbing lemon on your teeth and rinsing it with cold water. Take care of your lips too keeping them soft and supple by regularly applying lip balm.
- Your eyes can speak volume
Dark circles, puffy eyes, red eyes can spoil your look and given the kind of lifestyle we follow these days it is a common problem. While it’s not always possible to get rid of dark circles lightening them is an option using eye creams or ask your makeup artist to conceal them with makeup.
- Meditate or yoga
Practicing meditation or yoga would help you stay calm and relaxed also toning your body and keep you away from unwanted stress. Also it will lend your skin that much-needed natural glow. It would help your body release endorphins that will further make you happy so you become a happy and energetic bride-to-be.
- Nail story
Since you recently got engaged to be married all your peers would like to catch a glimpse of your beautiful ring. Get ready to show off that rock with manicured hands. While you are getting your manicure done don’t forget to pamper your feet too. Experiment with different coloured nail paints to see which works best with your skin tone.
For healthy and soft skin exfoliation is a must. Exfoliate your entire body and make sure to give extra attention to your knees and elbows. Get an exfoliation kit or make one at home.
- Hair and makeup
Schedule your hair and makeup trials way in advance before the big day so you can experiment with different styles and know what works best for you. Do not forget to click loads of pictures under varied lightning effects so you get an idea how you’ll look on the wedding day.
- Cosmetic test
Every skin type is different and so is every cosmetic brand. While discussing your makeup with the makeup artists do mention about your skin type and if you are allergic to some cosmetic or ingredient. Discuss what products they plan to use on you. It will also help you when you put your beauty trousseau together.
- Beauty sleep
No matter how hectic your schedule you need to get your beauty sleep. Have a good night’s rest and dream about your beautiful future ahead.