Health & Beauty
Makeup Meltdown Solved
It’s no secret that wedding days are emotional for everyone involved. The bride cries, the bridesmaids cry, the guests cry, the groom cries (hopefully) and it will inevitably lead to makeup meltdown. Hopefully not for the groom.
So how do we avoid this messy afair? Other than controlling your emotions, which is sometimes just not possible, we have rounded up a few products that will mean that you can enjoy your day, and shed a little tear, safe in the knowledge that your face will still be flawless.
This little bottle is your number one survival to a long and possibly teary day. With speeches and songs, it’s a sure thing that you’ll get a little bit excitable. So give your face a spritz with this wonder spray to keep everything in one place and prevent anything moving around.
Bourjois 1 Seconde Mascara
This mascara stays put for hours. It offers incredible length and volume and it holds lift like nothing else. It trumps a few of the other more expensive luxury brands when you put it to the tear test. It almost never runs, but for added security, go for the waterproof version.
Estée Lauder Double Wear Foundation
This is the ultimate long-wear makeup. Once this product is put in place and set, it is going absolutely nowhere. No amount of crying or dancing will budge this beauty favourite. So you can let your hair down without a care in the world.
Estée Lauder Double Wear Loose Powder
Soft, blendible and smoother than silk, this is the ultimate setting powder. It’s actually a powder based foundation, but if you dust it lightly over your doublewear foundation, it will mattify and seal everything into place.
Real Techniques Perfect Complexion Sponge
This little orange egg will be your blending salvation. Pop this in your bag for the day and you can blend away any makeup meltdown or easily touch up anything that you need to.