Prom Season is here and if you are like me… you are digging thru Pinterest as though it has THE perfect solution for prom makeup. Have you already scheduled your appointment for hair and makeup? Scheduled your photographer for the day?
That one night where you’re pampered head to toe in the most glamorous and fitting dress, the cutest hairstyle and of course the perfect face. Prom is your special night and you need the perfect tips and products to create a great flawless look. Whether it’s drugstore cosmetics or top notch products, nothing can stop you from looking like a queen.Here are a few tips for getting THE ultimate look for your incredible day!
You wake up ready to receive pampered treatment for your big night tonight, but your face is peeling or your foundation won’t blend, doesn’t worry, use these products to cover oily or dry skin and to keep your foundation from melting ¯
Revlon Face Primer 9$ / BENEFIT Primer 31$
You’ve scrolled up and down Pinterest to look for the perfect Smokey Eye look, you’ve finally found it and you go to apply your eyeshadow, but the pigment and blending isn’t looking anything like the picture on your screen. Use these products to help eye shadows and sparking products blend easier¯
NYX Eye shadow Primer 7$ / Urban Decay Eye Primer 20$
Whether your eyebrows are high arched, bushy or thin, us women must care for our brows. Before filling your brows in, use this primer to make sure your stubborn hairs stay put and to keep your full brows from smearing. Remember ladies, your eyebrows are sisters, not twins. ¯
NYX Eyebrow Primer 7$ / Benefit Primer 28$
Want to make your cheekbones look like you’ve spent your whole life savings on surgery? No need to spend all your cash, just stop by your local store, find your color and the next thing you know you’ll be looking at your prom photos looking like a million dollar Kardashian. ¯
Wet N Wild Contour Kit 5$ / Anastasia Cream or Powder Kit 40$
E.L.F Highlighter 3$ / BECCA Highlighter 30$
NYX Illuminator Cream 8$/ NARS Illuminator 30$
No matter how much mascara you apply your eyelashes just aren’t glamorous enough. Lashes not only brighten your eyes but give your lashes volume and length. Stop by any store and pick your poison. Lashes range from a Natural look all the way down the line to Runway.¯
Ardell Lashes 5$
Your lip-gloss has to be popping for Prom night. Whether you’re planning on using a lipstick to add color or a simple pink gloss to make your lips pop these products will fulfill your luscious lip needs ¯
NYX Lipstick (Gloss, Matte, Lip stain) 5$ / MAC Lipstick 17$
After all the makeup shopping, scrolling through pinterest and the hours spent on YouTube; your makeup is flawless and you’re ready for the big night. But don’t rush out the door yet, you don’t want to put all that hard work to waste. 2-3 pumps of this magical spray and after pictures, dinner and breaking a sweat on the dance floor, you’re face will still have a glamorous finish. ¯
NYX Setting Spray 8$ / Urban Decay Setting Spray 19$
* All makeup products stated first can be found in any store. Second products stated can be found at Ulta.
These seven tips I have provided for you will without a doubt make you outshine everyone on the dance floor.
However, if you’re running out of time or you would rather prefer someone else blessing your beautiful face then don’t worry I have a selection of women who are great with makeup brushes. Give me a shout and we will get you set up with some of the best hair and makeup artists in town!
Have you booked your photographer yet? You’ve pulled all the final touches together – now you need a quick mini shoot before you head out for the big event!
Email me and let’s get you on the schedule