This one is for them power brides always on the up and about. Hosting your wedding means taking care of a gazillion things, all cramped into your already super tight schedule! So, how do you find your perfect wedding day look on a timer?
First things first – ALWAYS do a makeup trial before blocking your big day makeup artist.
You wouldn’t book a photographer without looking at their portfolio, would you? No. So why choose your wedding makeup look without a trial! This is an important first step ladies, because you need to figure out what look you want and what will look good on you.
We cannot stress on the importance of make up trials enough. Just taking recommendations from people doesn’t suffice. Everyone has different skin tones, traits and features, what looks runway worthy on one, may be run-away worthy on another!
Yes, we know what you are thinking – a bunch of trials can mean a butt load of money!
Not anymore! Ladies you can do these trial marathons for wait for it…free! How? Just simply pull out your phone and download these super realistic makeover apps to find your APPily ever after makeup look!
Lets check them out:
One of the most popular digital makeover apps out there, modiface is gold for girls looking for a perfect new look. Not only does it use a killer face recognition technology to try out looks on your selfie, but it also has a host of pre set celebrity styles to choose from! Creating your own look, however, means that you get the option to check out different ways to try on eyeliner, match foundation, lipsticks and eyeshadows with your skin tone. ModiFace make up is a virtual dream come true!
This is a perfect pocket-size professional retoucher. It’s premade look library makes it so easy to try new makeup looks along with experimenting in different lipcolours, foundations, eyeliners the works! The App gives you professional makeup looks in mere minutes, allowing you to select and save one that your makeup artist can replicate on you!
There’s even a handy before and after feature you can use for a quick reality check 😛
Cost : Free download with In app purchases
#3L’Oreal MAKEUP GENIUS
This app uses super-advanced technology to show you how various products look on your face in real time — at all angles! The only downside is that you can only test L’Oreal products, but a good makeup artist can replicate the look with any brand so you should be in good hands J
Cost : Free
Available for iPhone
#3 CYBERLINK YOUCAM MAKEUP
This app is almost perfect. YouCam helps you select looks based on events such as dating, ’40s, rock concert… it will literally show you the best makeup look for every occasion. This will halp you narrow down the intensity of the makeup you want for your different functions straight off the bat!
#4 ModiFace Virtual Nail Salon
This one is for them glamorous manicures! The ModiFace Virtual Nail Salon app allows you to get a virtual mani, so you can see how different shades and effects look on your nails without spending tons of time swatching at the store. So girls now you no longer have to waste hours applying and drying to find your perfect big day shades to best flash that ring 😀
What we’re waiting for – SNAPchat
Err, that already exhists yes, we know, but very soon snapchat filters will be sponsored by makeup brands allowing you to try custom looks on this popular app!
L’Oréal Paris has already made the Snapchat lens ad for a beauty brand. The L’Oréal’s graphic applies eyeliner in the shape of a cat eye, mascara, foundation, blush and a lip color to selfies. When the app detects that someone has raised their eyebrows, camera lights flash around the person before the L’Oréal logo pops up with a heart next to it. We want these filters in India Stat!
Now that’s a way of makeup application we can totally get behind!
So enjoy your free, on the go makeup trials so that you can look FabUlous on the big day!