It might seem simple, but if you are not a professional makeup artist with the proper training, it will be difficult and challenging shopping for makeup brushes. It is not something to be ashamed of because there are hundreds of brushes in the makeup stores. They come in different styles and handles for various work. An average woman will at the end of the day be confused on which is the best for her.
Tips for choosing the right makeup brush
Consider if you use regular cosmetics or mineral makeup
Each of the two beauty products uses different type of brushes. Finding brushes for regular cosmetics is easy. This is because they are more popular, and a large number of women use them. With the knowledge of the type of products you use, it will be easy purchasing the right brush. You should have at least one of the following brushes, eye shadow brush, foundation brush, blow brush, lip brush, and powder brush. You can also grab yourself a concealer and eyeshadow brush if you want to create a smoky eyebrow look.
Quality of brush
After deciding on the brush to buy, it is important to check the quality of the brush. Consider the material making up the brush. Some are made from wood and others metal. Go for the colors you love. Some like bright colors while others prefer dull. If you are on a budget, you can go for brushes with plastic handles, but they will not last longer compared to wood handled. Another thing to check is the quality of bristles, watch out if some have fallen out. If you realize that the one you had chosen fell bristles, get a different one.
Synthetic hair or animal hair
Some individuals are allergic to animal hairs while others cannot stand synthetic hairs. You must know where you fall. If you are allergic to animal hair, then you should purchase synthetic and vice versa. Some individuals cannot use animal hair brushes because they believe animals are cruel. The choice is personal and completely up to you to decide. Do not go and buy any brush you come across. The aim of makeup is to enhance your beauty if you choose a brush that gives you the opposite it will be a double loss. The tips above will help you in deciding what is best for you.
A wedding is the most important day to the bride and groom. It marks the start of a new life with more responsibilities. As they celebrate this day, perfection is key. Everything should be done perfectly and more so according to the wishes of the couple to be. Each bit of decoration, dressing, invitation, venue and all other arrangements should be wonderful. The bride is the center of attention in any wedding. Guests, family, and the groom are always looking forward to seeing how beautiful she is. It is for this reason that her dressing, accessories, and makeup must be on point.
As the bride, it can be difficult deciding on what to wear without the aid of friends or professionals. You need to get a second opinion and confirmation that you look perfect. After you have chosen the right gown, shoes and jewelry there is something more to complete the amazing look. Yes, I am talking about bridal makeup! One thing about makeup is that if done well it gives a wonderful face, if not, it will be terrible.
How to choose the right bridal makeup artist
Find a professional
To find a professional artist, you must research. Go online and look at makeup websites. Another way is by asking referrals from family and friends. Make sure to get all information about them. It is important to check their testimonials and images of people previously served by them. By the end of research, make a shortlist of makeup professional you think can do a good job.
After choosing the artist you interested to work with, the next thing is a check on their availability. Are they busy on the wedding date? Do they have other clients the same day? This information is important because they might do shoddy work in a hurry to attend other clients. Avail information venue, season, style, dress code, and accessories to the makeup artist. Another important thing to mention is the type of products you use, your skin type and products that do not favor your skin.
Go for a trial
After you have agreed on the above, it is good that you do a trial. To confirm any doubts have makeup done. You will able to ascertain if you are comfortable with it, how long it will last and how it makes you look. If the trial makeup satisfies you, take a list of all the stuff you will be required to carry on the big day.