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How to keep your wedding make-up in place - with Somerset's Eye Do Makeup

How to keep your wedding make-up in place - with Somerset's Eye Do Makeup: Image 1 We asked Somerset make-up artist Jane Dare of Eye Do Makeup how to keep your wedding make-up looking great all day...

Here are my top tips to keeping your beauty look flawless all day...

- Skincare prep is key. A regular routine and exfoliating twice a week will give a smooth finish. Poorly hydrated skin draws moisture from your foundation, leaving you with uneven patches of pigment.

- A quality primer blends out imperfections and creases, making make-up last longer. Choose oil-free or water-based to prevent slipping and always prime your eyelids.

- Use lightweight powders to match your liquid foundation. Build both up in thin layers and choose a cream blusher. Stipple products on to your face using a buffing brush. This technique locks products to the skin. Use a setting spray to finish.

- Dip your eyeshadow brush in priming spray before applying product – especially with shimmery eyeshadow. This holds down the pigment and gives a natural, glossy effect. Opt for waterproof mascara and eyeliner; I recommend Stila eyeliners.

- For lips, use a translucent powder before your liner. Then, apply lipstick with a brush. Blot and repeat this several times. A touch of gloss in the centre of your lips will power up the look.

- Pat translucent powder into oily areas during the day.

Jane Dare | Eye Do Makeup | www.eyedomakeup.co.uk

Image courtesy of www.shootingpixels.net

 
We catch up with Somerset wedding florist Angie Blackwell of Cottage Flowers

We catch up with Somerset wedding florist Angie Blackwell of Cottage Flowers

Meet Angie Blackwell of Cottage Flowers in Ilminster to find out how she...

 
Government announcement means we're still waiting for weddings...

Government announcement means we're still waiting for weddings...

After yet another 'pause' on our wedding industry, we now have to wait until the...

 
Looking for an eco-friendly wedding dress? Meet Susanne Clark of Bridal Reloved in Street

Looking for an eco-friendly wedding dress? Meet Susanne Clark of Bridal Reloved in Street

We talk to Susanne Clark owner of Bridal Reloved in Street,...

Celebrity interviews!

We have a great line up of experts to give you first hand advice and discussions about bridal fashion, hair, makeup, to name but a few!

Take a look at our Celebrity Interviews!