Advice from a make up artist

By Caroline – Amazing Face Wedding Hair & Make-Up www.amazing-face.co.uk http://wisebride.co.uk/wedding-directory/wb_category/wedding-hair-makeup/ When preparing for their wedding most women spend weeks, if not months, choosing the right dress that flatters, compliments their skin tone and makes them feel simply beautiful, and often the anticipation leading up to this event is as exciting as the event itself. We know that most women wouldn’t dream of leaving this part of the proceedings until the last minute BUT this seems to happen with sorting out your  hair and make up for your big day and believe me, your make up  is JUST as important as that special dress and  photographer. A professional make up artist will help you achieve the look you want through a consultation which includes trying several looks. We take into consideration your skin tone, eye shape and skin condition. This takes the pressure away from rushing it on the day and after all it is your face and hair that people see first and will see forever in those stunning photographs. So why use a professional on the day? A make up  artist will use all the correct products to last all day and makes the most of your face . Brides often ask; “what can I do with my dry, lined, blemished skin?” You will be amazed today what can be achieved with experience, knowledge and understanding! A professional will design your make up to  look good from every photogenic angle, they will smooth  balance and contour until  it is perfect ! So many ladies say,  after an initial consultation; “I never knew my face could look like...

28 Days to Perfect Skin…

28 Days to Perfect Skin… By Lucinda Dawes (S.N.H.S Dip. Nutrition) From Naturally Naked Nutrition With up to 50% of women suffering from acne it’s a shame that many people are unaware that it is possible to prevent spot outbreaks with a few simple diet changes. With your wedding coming up the last thing you need to be worrying about is waking up on the morning of your big day with a huge unsightly lump on your face. But don’t stress! Here are 5 ways to help clear up your skin problems and make your skin is blemish free for your wedding. 1 –Dairy produce is one of the main contributing factors in skin complaints. Cutting out cow’s milk can reduce acne outbreaks by up to 44%. Try substituting dairy for almond milk or soya. 2 – Cut out all sugary foods and drinks, including sweets, chocolate, fizzy drinks, biscuits, cakes, desserts. Sweeteners such as aspartame and saccharin are NOT a safe alternative. Try stevia or Agave syrup instead. 3 –Carry a bottle of water around with you and aim for 2 litres of pure water a day to help flush out nasty spot causing toxins. 4 –Caffeine is known to play a big part in skin problems. Opt for decaf or try a herbal tea such as peppermint instead. 5 –Try supplementing with a high quality multi vitamin plus 15mg zinc and 3000mg of vitamin C every day. If you would like to find out more about how we can help you to solve your skin problems please find us on Facebook (Naturally Naked...