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Wedding Day Beauty Tips


It’s your wedding day! You want to look your very best, but with so many options it’s hard to choose. Or you may not have very much experience with doing hair or makeup. Regardless, there is always an option for you. Here are some beauty tips to make your style as beautiful as you are! Hair Your hair can be a statement piece and a great way to show your personality. There are so many different styles you can choose from. Updos are great if you have long hair or are using extensions. Updos are also great if you want to show off the back or neckline of your dress. … Continue reading Wedding Day Beauty Tips

Ring in the New Year

It is so hard to find the perfect wedding ring. There are so many different bands, cuts, gems and clarity to pick from. Ring in the new year with 5 new, sure to be popular, 2022 engagement ring trends! 1. Multiple Gems Rings such as the toi et moi, trinity or other multiple diamond rings are gaining traction. Public figures such as the newly engaged Indy Blue and Megan Fox have kicked off this trend by getting these rings. Not only are these rings stunning and unique, but they are deeply symbolic for the couples that pick them out. Unique and new, these rings are beautiful and different from the … Continue reading Ring in the New Year

10 Beauty Tips For Your Wedding Day

  Your big day is just around the corner. With all the planning and craziness you may forget some things that don’t seem important now, but will definitely be on your wedding day. Everyone wants to look and feel amazing on their wedding day. Here are 10 essential beauty tips you need to know to look your very best on your wedding day: Make sure to do your hair and makeup prior to your wedding day. You may think that you like a hairstyle and makeup look, but then discover you hate it. To avoid this problem, make sure you try out your look before your wedding day, to be … Continue reading 10 Beauty Tips For Your Wedding Day

Workout Ideas for a Wedding Body

Your wedding is coming up and you want to look and feel your best. Here are some workout ideas to help get the look you want! This is also a perfect way to relieve the stress of wedding planning. Remember, this is not about having an “ideal” body type but feeling confident and beautiful in your own skin. A basic routine would be to do 3 sets of 10, but feel free to mix and match the reps/sets that you want to best fit your needs. These are also great to incorporate with other workouts found on Pinterest or YouTube. Proceed with caution and listen to your body to avoid … Continue reading Workout Ideas for a Wedding Body

Tips for Relieving Tired Eyes

In a wedding there is so much to plan; the reception, sitting arrangements, finding a photographer, music, finding a dress, preparing the wedding party, sending out invitations, calling vendors…the list goes on and on. Throughout all of this it is easy for stress and fatigue to creep in. No bride wants to have dark circles, and tired eyes in her wedding pictures. So when puffy, tired eyes have you down, try some of these tricks. Cucumbers. They’re classic. Cucumbers help reduce puffy swollen eyes with a crisp cooling sensation. Just peel and slice the cucumbers and you’ll be on your way. You could even pair it with a face mask. … Continue reading Tips for Relieving Tired Eyes

7 Tips for Bridal Makeup


Every bride should look and feel her best on her wedding day. Make sure you do too by following these 7 Bridal Makeup Tips. 1. Drink lots of water the day before You want your skin to look hydrated and refreshed on your big day. That means drinking lots of water! Drinking water flushes out any toxins harboring in your body and leaves your skin looking soft and plump. Brides don’t have time for dry, flakey skin! 2. Do a makeup trial run There is nothing worse than getting your makeup done and not loving it. On your wedding day, you should feel beautiful and confident. It is important to … Continue reading 7 Tips for Bridal Makeup

How to Take Care of Your Skin Before Your Big Day

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Your wedding day should be one of the best days of your life – you shouldn’t have to worry about your complexion during the festivities. Make sure to do all the work in the weeks leading up to your wedding to help your skin look its best! We have a few tips on just how to do that. Protect yourself from the sun! It might seem mundane but limiting sun exposure will keep you from wrinkles and age spots as you age. Short term, it can keep you from any unwanted sunburns or freckles. Make sure to wear sunscreen and protective clothing to keep your skin’s healthy glow! Stick to … Continue reading How to Take Care of Your Skin Before Your Big Day

How To Make Your Makeup Last All Wedding Day


Primer If you want your makeup to last all day, make sure to start off with a primer! This will smooth out pores and wrinkles, can mattify your face (good for oily skin) or make it look dewier (for dull or dry skin).  And most importantly, it gives your foundation something to hold onto ensuring that your foundation won’t slide around. For oily skin: Becca Ever-Matte Poreless Priming Perfector, ($14.98) Givenchy Mister Mat, ($67), and Benefit’s The Porefessional, ($22.16)  all do a great job at mattifying skin. For dry skin: Marc Jacobs Under(cover) Perfecting Coconut Face Primer ($44), Glossier Priming Moisturizer ($22), and E.l.f. Hydrating Face Primer ($6) are great … Continue reading How To Make Your Makeup Last All Wedding Day

4 Easy Steps to Choose the Perfect Wedding Ring

1. Choose Your Stone and Shape Diamonds are the most popular stone for engagement rings, but you don’t have to fit that mold. If you want to be unique or possibly use color, some other options include rubies, emeralds, opals, amethysts, citrines, garnets, and sapphires. If you wanted to go traditional, a diamond quality is determined by the five C’s. This means the clarity, carat, color, cut and cost. Clarity references how much you can see the diamond’s imperfections. Carat is how large the stone is. Color is the hue given to the diamond; this could be the traditional white or even pink, blue, or yellow. However, if your white … Continue reading 4 Easy Steps to Choose the Perfect Wedding Ring

The Groom’s Guide to Looking His Best


Planning a wedding can be really stressful, and being stressed = not looking your best. As the groom, you know looking top notch next to your future spouse on your wedding day is very important, but you may not have thought about planning the steps to get there. So, we have created a guide to help you look and feel your best on your big day. Your significant other will appreciate the fact that you are taking pride in your look for when you stand next to them on the aisle. Get Fit Sweating for the wedding, as some like to say! Getting on a regular workout routine will help … Continue reading The Groom’s Guide to Looking His Best

Choosing the Perfect Wedding Engagement Diamond

Know your 4 C’s; Cut, Clarity, Carat, Color as well as the diamond shape before deciding on a Wedding Engagement Ring. This info-graphic will help. Your jeweler will let you look at loose diamonds, and once you have chosen the one you like then you can pick out the setting. You can also get a wedding engagement ring that is already preset. Diamond Shapes: There are a variety of diamond shapes to choose from including round, princess, pear, cushion, heart, asscher, oval, emerald, marquise and radiant. Diamond Cuts: The cut determines the diamond’s reflective qualities and directly influences its value. A diamond’s cut affects its brilliance. The better the cut, … Continue reading Choosing the Perfect Wedding Engagement Diamond

How to Judge Wedding Ring Quality

Your wedding rings are very important purchases. These are pieces of jewelry you plan to wear every single day for the rest of your life. So, you need to truly love your wedding rings, whether they’re simple wedding bands or matching sets. That means that you want to get the highest quality possible within your new budget as a couple. If you’re on a very strict budget, there are others areas where you can make sacrifices to ensure great quality. One idea is to purchase an inexpensive, simple ring setting. Then, invest the bulk of your ring budget on the diamond clarity, color and cut you desire most. Upgrading to … Continue reading How to Judge Wedding Ring Quality

Know Your Diamonds; The 5 C’s of Jewelry

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There is a lot that is considered when it comes to the pricing of diamonds – not just the size. You’d be a fool to believe that simply buying the biggest diamond you can afford will ensure the beauty of an engagement ring. The truth of the matter is that there is a lot that is considered when it comes to the pricing of diamonds-not just the size. If you are thinking about purchasing an engagement ring, it’s time to learn about diamonds. There are 5 basics that you will need to know; Color, Cut, Clarity, Carat, and Cost. Color.   Although some are opting for colored center stones now, … Continue reading Know Your Diamonds; The 5 C’s of Jewelry

How to Coordinate Bridal Jewelry with Your Bouquet

When choosing bridal accessories, it is important to make sure that they coordinate with your entire bridal look.   Bridal jewelry is one of the most exciting things to pick out for an upcoming wedding.   The right jewelry will compliment your ensemble, instead of being a major focal point.   That being said, many photos will be taken of your jewelry, often close-up.   Coordinating jewelry with your bouquet is a great way to make sure that you look pulled-together in each photo. Color is an important factor when coordinating jewelry with flowers.   Before choosing your bridal jewelry, know what flowers you will be carrying and what colors … Continue reading How to Coordinate Bridal Jewelry with Your Bouquet

Makeup Tips for Tattoo Coverage

Your wedding day has arrived! How do you cover your tattoo? Your  wedding day has arrived and for a variety of reasons, you have decided that you want to cover your tattoo.  You have seen the tattoo cover-up kits sold online, but do they really work?  What about airbrush make-up?  What is the best method for covering a tattoo? Questions to keep in mind when selecting the best method to cover your tattoo: ·                 Is your dress strapless? ·                 Will your wedding dress come in contact with the covered area? ·       … Continue reading Makeup Tips for Tattoo Coverage

9 Beauty Tips for the Bride


Your big day is fast approaching. Here are 9 simple Bridal Beauty tips that will make sure you will look your very best on your wedding day. Begin looking for your hairstyle as soon as you choose a wedding date. Look on the internet and bridal magazines for hair inspiration. Save the pictures of your favorite styles. Narrow down your selections as you progress in your planning. To create a custom wedding hairstyle, you can choose parts of a style that you may like. For example, you may like the bangs in picture one and the curls in picture two. Choose a stylist that you are comfortable with and has … Continue reading 9 Beauty Tips for the Bride

How to Choose a Wedding Diamond

        Here is some expert advice when it comes to choosing a Wedding Diamond Expert ice advice – A go-to diamond guide for those couples approaching their wedding without a clue. Know your five Cs: color, cut, clarity, carat weight and cost. Cost A ring is meant to be a reminder, a symbol of eternal commitment. But for some brides-to-be, a ring is also either a status symbol (“Look how loaded my guy is”) or a measurement of his love (“Look how much he loves me”). Before taking that terrifying trip to the jeweler, first determine your budget and stick to it. You chose her for eternity, … Continue reading How to Choose a Wedding Diamond

Tips for Curly Hair Brides

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Hey Curly Brides! The first step to healthy hair is getting all of that crap that’s been imbedded in your follicles for the past however-many years outta there! It may take some getting used to, but the right products will do the trick if you just hang in there! While in the shower: First use a shampoo that actually cleans your hair and strips it of the alcohol and sulfate-based product that you’ve been using until now. Be sure to massage from the roots and don’t over shampoo (A quarter size is plenty) A little product goes a long way! Give your scalp a nice massage! Second, apply conditioner. (You … Continue reading Tips for Curly Hair Brides

Marriage Can Be Good For Health

Married men usually are healthier than men who are single either by choice or by chance. Researchers who measure both mental and physical health report that married women rank second; they are followed by single women and then single men, said Bill Doherty, professor of family social science, University of Minnesota. The health-and-happiness benefits attributed to marriage shouldn’t come as a surprise-marriage confers benefits that go beyond what partners bring into the marriage. It’s not just that healthier or more responsible people marry and, therefore, married people are healthier and more responsible. It’s that being married changes people for the better. For example, couples can benefit from strong social support. … Continue reading Marriage Can Be Good For Health

A Bride’s Necessities for the Wedding and Reception Day

Every bride should have these “necessities” handy on her wedding day. Because you will never know what you might need, this kit should be easily accessible all day long – from the wedding to the reception. Hint:   You might want  someone else to be in charge of it. Here are some basics to include: Beauty Items Facial Powder (Use before pictures) Toothbrush and toothpaste Deodorant Hairspray Perfume Hand lotion Makeup Makeup remover Contact lens solution and case Clear nail polish for runs in pantyhose Nail polish to match your color Nail polish remover Nail file Tissues Wet antibacterial wipes Lint remover Bobby pins and/or barrettes Safety Pins Curling iron … Continue reading A Bride’s Necessities for the Wedding and Reception Day

The Bridal Shower

This is by far the most common pre-wedding party- make sure you don’t miss out!     One of the most fun parts about being a bride is being the center of attention at the bridal shower. The bridal shower is a great place to hang out with your female family and friends (as well as future family). Everyone brings a gift at this party- which makes it even more fun because you can open all the gifts in front of everyone. The party is usually held at the most two months from the wedding. This means you can have it any time between the day before and two months … Continue reading The Bridal Shower

Bridal Gift Registry Checklist

Everyone is always curious about what they should register for. Well, this little guide can help. Below is a list of the registering items. You might just want to print it out, cross of what you already own, and then take the list with you when you go to register. Bridal Registry Checklist: Formal Dinnerware BASIC 8-12 Diner Plates 8-12 Salad Plates 8-12 Cups and Saucers ACCESSORIES 8-12 Soup Bowls Creamer Pitcher Sugar Bowl Coffee Carafe Teapot Salt/Pepper Shakers Serving Bowls Serving Platters Covered Caseroles Butter Dish Gravy Boat Silver BASIC 8-12 4-Piece Place Settings (Fork, Salad Fork, Teaspoon, Knife) ACCESSORIES Serving Spoons Soup Spoons Sugar Spoon Butter Knife Fine … Continue reading Bridal Gift Registry Checklist