As I was flipping through the new Sephora catalogue, it hit me there are two very different makeup trends in 2008. One natural-looking, the other vibrant and artistic. On the one hand, spring 2008 fashion shows feature bright colors and boldly glamorous looks. On the other, natural mineral makeup is growing in popularity. The best known — Bare Minerals — has been joined by Leeza Gibbons’ Sheercover, Rawminerals, Laura Mercier Mineral Makeup collection, and others. The appeal is look and feel. Mineral makeups are safer on sensitive skin and enhance your natural look, rather than cover it. On the glamor […]
Health, Fitness, and Beauty
You have found the perfect pair of high heels for the wedding. They are SO cute and make your legs look fabulous. One problem: the heels are 4″ and your heel-walking experience doesn’t go beyond 2″. Don’t despair. There *is* hope. You can train yourself to walk with grace in these higher heels. The keys are gradually working your way up to 4″ and practicing. Begin by standing in the shoes. Next, move onto tiny steps, then try bigger steps and maneuvering around obstacles. Once you’ve mastered those skills, try more difficult situations and develop your stamina. By the wedding […]
We all want beautiful hands and skin on our wedding day. To achieve this, you will want to start pampering your skin six months or more before the Big Day. Begin by scheduling a skin care consultation and caring for your hands daily. As the wedding approaches, think about your makeup and hairstyle as well. We help you out at MyOnlineWeddingHelp.com by offering a checklist free of charge. Download the printable beauty checklist (PDF) here.
When you look through wedding photos 20 years from now, the last thing you want is to cringe at the site of your hair (those of you old enough, remember 80’s frizz? OMG). Your wedding hairstyle can range from very similar to your everyday style, to much more fanciful. To avoid that future cringe-factor, choose a hairstyle that complements your gown, veil, and shape of your face. Ideally, you’ll want the hairstyle to draw attention to your best features. Take a look at the MyOnlineWeddingHelp.com wedding hairstyles tips for ideas about the best wedding-day style for you!
You will be the center of attention, so clear, glowing skin will never be more important than on your wedding day. If you have your complexion under control, then keep up the same good habits in the months leading up to the wedding. If not, it is time to start exploring options. For severe acne or other complexion problems, a professional dermatologist or esthetician can recommend the best products for you. There are many other things you can do to assure a healthy glow on your most important day. Take a look at our beauty section for tips and suggestions.