Importance of a Hair/Makeup Rehearsal

A sophisticated updo? Soft romantic waves? Wispy tendrils? Your hairstyle is one of the biggest decisions you will make when planning your wedding.

Bridal HairThe photos of your perfect day will last a lifetime so it’s crucial to choose the style that best suits you.

With so many other details demanding your time, you might be tempted to choose your look based on a photo in a magazine. While there is a chance that your stylist will duplicate the look exactly, do you want to risk it? And suppose that chic chignon emphasizes the fact that your cheekbones aren’t those of a supermodel?

While time-saving tricks can be valuable, this is not the instance in which to use them. Carve out the time to do a hair and makeup rehearsal with your stylist. This is the only way to be certain that the ‘do you choose is, in fact, the perfect look for your big day.

CalendarYou might decide that the style needs to be tweaked a bit or that it just doesn’t work for you at all. Better to find out now rather than on morning of your wedding when you should be blissfully happy and sipping mimosas!

With so many decisions to make, it’s nice to know that this one can be tested in advance. Also, you can be certain that your hairstylist will appreciate the opportunity to create exactly the look you want because she was able to perfect it prior to your wedding.

bridal-preparations5The same attention should be given to your makeup. The application that day is going to be entirely different from your everyday look. While you might envision an alluring smoky eye, you certainly don’t want to end up gazing out of your wedding album looking like a raccoon!

Your wedding look needs to be a reflection of you, so make sure the reflection smiling in the mirror that day is all you hoped it would be!