Before you consider doing your wedding makeup yourself, you should weigh your options. In fact, there are many reasons to do your makeup yourself. After all, it could very well save you money and turn out better if you’re good at it. However, on the other hand there are 5 reasons to consider on wether to hire a makeup artist on your wedding day, and we’re going over them here. So, keep reading!
Your wedding day is going to be an extremely busy day that is often stressful- in a good way though. The last thing you want to worry about is doing your own makeup and doing it correctly. Even if you’ve been practicing, there’s no telling how prepared you’ll actually feel on the big day (think pre-wedding jitters, hands that are shaking + eyeliner=YIKES!) This is your day to get the celebrity treatment. Sit back, relax and leave the rest to the professionals.
All your closest family and friends will be there to help in preparing for your big day. Don’t worry about having to fuss over your own makeup but instead focus on this time with your loved ones. With a trial run before your special day, rest assured you and your wedding party will look exactly as you envisioned.
Whether you’re going for a dramatic or natural look a professional will know exactly what colors work best with your skin tone, what will look best in photos, and how to enhance your favorite features. Getting your makeup done professionally doesn’t mean you need to look “made up.” Whatever look you’re going for, be confident that you’ll look flawless and comfortable from the first kiss to last dance.
There is a huge difference between drugstore makeup and professional makeup. You will appreciate the difference when a pesky zit or dark under eye circles appear on the morning of your wedding! You will notice a dramatic difference in how long the products wear on your face as well. Professional makeup artists invest a lot of money into their kits to ensure the best quality and most variance of products to please each and every client.
Imagine how confident you’ll feel walking down the aisle knowing you look your absolute best. All you need to worry about is saying “I Do” not if your foundation is blended properly or if your fake eyelashes are placed correctly. It will feel great. After all, you are the star of the day.