Wedding is the most special day for every bride-to-be’s & it’s a dream for every bride to look the best on her D-day. But for this taking care of your skin & body is very important. But let’s be real, planning your dream wedding can be a bit stressful. Months are spent on deciding the wedding date, invitation lists, and the decorations. The thoughts of her clothing and accessories consume the bride’s every waking moment. In the midst of all the planning and organizing, the bride forgets the most important thing to take care of – herself.
We bring to you the top pre-wedding skincare tips for brides-to-be, which may turn out to be lifesavers in the middle of all the wedding chaos which you can do the night and on your most awaited day.
The night before your wedding day is the most crucial time for your skin. It’s either you make it or break it. But we all want to achieve that perfect skin in the morning. So give some extra attention on your skincare game at night time and follow these simple steps we made for the bride-to be:
A skincare routine always begins with a thorough cleansing. Before everything else, you have to remove as much makeup and dirt as possible. Cleansing Make-Up Removing Jelly With Willowherb (100ml) from Origins gently strips away all the makeup and dirt on your face effortlessly.
The second cleansing gets down into the pores. Remove all the remaining dirt on your skin using Ultra Facial Cleanser (150ml) from Kiehl’s. This helps remove dirt and debris without over-drying or stripping skin. In addition to dissolving excess oil and dirt, this pH-balanced cleanser helps maintain skin’s natural balance. Giving you a blank, clean canvass for all the next steps.
Do two things at the same time with Clinique Anti-Blemish Solutions Clarifying Lotion (200ml) exfoliates and reduces excess oil that can lead to breakouts, unclogs pores and controls excess shine and at the same time gives an extra protection for your skin.
Essentially (no pun intended), a facial essence is a lightweight liquid that is used after a toner to add another layer of hydration before applying your serum. Think of your skin as a dry sponge after cleansing. Toners help to remove remaining dirt and grime left and some even balance pH levels. Essences, on the other hand, hydrates skin and primes it so it can better absorb the active ingredients from the rest of your skincare. SK-II’s cult-favorite product, the Facial Treatment Essence not only works to reduce the appearance of fine lines and dark spots, but it also improves the skin's overall radiance, tone and texture.
Serums acts like a vitamin or your skin. The Ordinary’s Buffet (30ml), like it’s name, have all the vitamins that your skin needs. This is designed to combat lines and wrinkles, restoring skin's elasticity for a smoother, younger-looking complexion. Serums will give all the nutrients that you’ll need to achieve that perfect day on your wedding day.
Serums and essences can’t just do all the job for your skin. Moisturizers acts like an extra helping hand for a boosts hydration in your skin, prevents flaking and dullness, and creates a protective layer of moisture that lasts all night while you sleep and can give an extra boost the next day. Clarins’ Multi-Active Night Cream - Normal to Combination Skin (50ml) Targets fine lines, hydrates and smoothes so skin looks toned, rested and refreshed by morning of your big day.
Let’s be real, on your special day you really have to look really good, so there’s no room for any dark undereye circles. You eye area is the most delicate part on your face, and of course with so much stress on your wedding preparation, Advanced Night Repair Eye Serum Synchronized Complex II (15ml) from Estee Lauder will help your replenish your eye area and reduce puffiness and darkening of the under eye circles and give you that bright, beautiful eyes on your special day.
Okay this is the last step (or second to the last step for the night). Locked everything down on your face with a good brightening face mask. Face masks helps your skin to absorb all the things that you just put on. The good thing about using a brightening mask is that it helps to soothe damage skin, and diminish the appearance of dark spots. White Lucent Power Brightening Mask from Shiseido will definitely help you.
This might be an extra step, but hey you gotta give your lips some extra attention as well since you don’t want to kiss your future husband with chapped lips. Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask (3g) will definitely help you with that problem, giving you extra hydration overnight while you sleep. Your lips will feel well moisturized and extra plump the extra on your special day.
After a good night skincare routine and sleep, your wedding day is finally here, and we all know that time is precious on this day. But before you start all your wedding rituals and before you say ‘I DO’ at the altar, you gotta prep yourself and your skin first with this quick wedding day skincare routine:
After taking a long bath rituals, it’s your time to concentrate on your face. Remove all remaining dirt that weren’t remove while your taking a bath. You need a glowing, fresh, and clean skin for your look today. Herbal-Infused Micellar Cleansing Water (250ml) from Kiehl’s gentle removes dirt and oil without stripping away your natural moisture.
Last minute snack for your skin. You need to have that glowing skin later so you better put on some essence to secure that maximum hydration. This Micro Essence Skin Activating Treatment Lotion from Estee Lauder is a groundbreaking essence-in-lotion activates and strengthens skin's foundation to reveal its youthful, angelic glow that you wanted to achieve this very special day.
Your skin needs to feel refreshed and plump today. Lamer’s The Regenerating Serum (3ml) is a silky powerhouse serum instantly revives and rejuvenates skin, setting it on a path for a healthy-looking, vibrant future.
Last step before putting on your makeup look. Your eyes needs to look alive and radiant, so you need to have an extra helping hand. Clinique’s All About Eyes (15ml) will reduce puffiness and will definitely brighten your under eye circles.
Now your ready to walk down the aisle and say ‘I DO’ to the man of your dreams with your perfect, angelic, glowing skin and take a new chapter of your life.