2014 Bridal Hair Trends

It's that season again. And if you're hunt for a beautiful, bridal hair style, check out the 2014 trend forecast brought to us from Lianne Crosby for Hitched. Fashion trends change all the time, which means if you are getting married in 2014, you’re going to want to be up to date with the new trends in hair and makeup. We take a lot of inspiration in fashion from actresses and runway models and the new trends of 2014 are walking straight off the runway. Mermaid … [Read more...]

Bridal Hair Trend Alert: The Deep Side Part

The classic curls to the side is still a popular bridal hair style. It's a style that has the benefits of an up-do combined with the sexy look and feel of leaving the hair down and tousled. Although brides love it, some yawn at the thought. Red carpet to the rescue - off the red carpets comes a edgy twist to this classic- a dramatic side part. Celebs like JLo, Beyonce and Heidi Klum rocked this look. And so did our trend setting brides. I loved it so much, I donned … [Read more...]

How Far Will You Go For Volume?

Want a lift? How far are you willing to go? How much time do you have? Here are 3 ways to get more lift ranging from from high commitment methods to low. 1. Crimp it! When it comes to beauty, Asian ladies are strategic and innovative. My bride, Myha, has straight, silky Asian hair. To get volume she had her roots permanently crimped so when she blow dried her roots she got uber volume. The texture was perfect to create beautiful, voluminous curls. This … [Read more...]

Bridal Makeup: Color Can Be Soft

Some brides don't want color on their eyes; either they don't like it or they think it will look too stark or clown like. For the brides that fall in the latter category, a few weeks ago I worked with a  beautiful bride, with stunning outfits (some of my favorite I must add), that wanted a natural look, but with teal on the eyes. I began with creating flawless skin. Her features were embraced with contouring and blush pinks on the lips and cheeks. The eyes were … [Read more...]

Prep Your Beauty Regimen for Winter

The weather may seem all over the place. But my skin doesn't lie! Winter is around the corner. Yesterday, after applying my usual summer/fall facial moisturizer, my face still felt dry and stretched. The shrill, winter, moisture sucking dryness is on it's way. How do you prepare? Make it a point to change up your beauty regimen just like you swap your wardrobe and amp up the hydration. 1. Skin: Choose a hydrating or extra hydrating moisturizer. I just use my usual … [Read more...]

Turn Something Old Into Something New: Hair

There are a a few classic hair styles that never go out of style like the infamous 'half up, half down;' and 'curls to one side.' They look beautiful, soft, sexy, glamourous and compliment almost everyone.  But after seeing the styles so many times, they can seem boring. Some brides even shy away from these styles because they've seen them on too many brides. The advice I give my brides is to choose a style that looks and feels amazing on them regardless of … [Read more...]