The Bride And Her Makeup

Posted by Tina Prajapat on February 27th, 2024

For women, the day they get married will always have a special place in their heart; therefore, they make sure that everything is perfect, right from the music and food to their outfit. And, of course, for many brides this also means booking the services of the best bridal makeup artist in London and surrounds – and elsewhere.

This is the one day in a bride’s life that she will not be tempted to do her hair and makeup all by herself. The input of a professional is required. The bride and her groom often look forward to this day for a very long time, which is why paying special attention to detail, such as hair and makeup, is not negotiable. The bride wants to know that her hair and makeup draws positive comment from everybody, which adds to her feeling like a princess or queen.


It cannot be denied that a knowledgeable, experienced professional such as a bridal hair and makeup artist that delivers a great service, may make a lot of difference. Few brides want to take care of this important aspect on their wedding day, as most are not trained to do this, and even those that feel they are able to do it prefer to call on the help of the professionals.

Therefore the services of experienced bridal makeup artists in London, Birmingham, Manchester and elsewhere will always be sought after. When the bride hires the services of a good, reputable professional, there is every chance that she will shine on her wedding day. Some brides may hire the services of a makeup artist only, or the services of a hairdressing specialist only; however, for the sake of continuity most will decide to hire a professional that can take care of their hair as well as their makeup.


A good, experienced professional will always value the input of the client and try their best to make sure the bride feels comfortable with the result. Of course, it is important to understand that the makeup artist offers her services based on experience and current trends to ensure the bride stands out. This also means looking at skin types and deciding which products would do the client justice. It means that the makeup artist will study the skin and the skin tone to establish what makeup, and how much or how little, will bring out the best in her client.

Also, hiring a bridal makeup (and hair) artist may include a trial as well. This trial is similar to a dress rehearsal for a concert in a way, since it is a ‘test’ before the big day in order to see what the end result could possibly look like and then to decide if changes will be made on the wedding day. It may help indeed to wear the same colours on your trial day as those you will be dressed in on your wedding day. Also, to assist your makeup artists it is always advised to replicate the neckline as well. All of this helps to lead the makeup professional in the required direction.


There are truly many different styles and options for brides. Some like a modern look, other brides may feel that on their wedding day a classic look from the 20s or 30s from the previous century may be their choice. And of course, it is important to remember that Asian brides have their own requirements too, and they will certainly want to acquire the services of a hair and makeup artist that often works with Asian brides. Many require mehndi, for example.

This is why it is important to do your homework upfront so that you know you have booked the services of the best professional for your wedding day.

About Us:

Tina Prajapat is a London professional who offers varied services in addition to her core business such as the hair and make-up for brides and for other special occasions she has become known for. She has worked extensively with media personalities, in music video production, and at shows - and her work has been featured on leading fashion magazine covers. Tina is also a well-known City & Guild qualified teacher that offers different courses for those that are interested in the subject to learn the best techniques for application to themselves or others. There are different courses for all skill levels and areas of interest. For more about Tina please visit

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