Okay, bride to be! You’ve gone shopping for your traditional attire, so that’s off your checklist. You’ve also found the best gele expert in town and let’s not forget those incredible shoes, right? Okay, with almost every part of your traditional wedding in place, all that you have left is picking your bridal makeup look.
Makeup for brides differ from country to country and in countries like India, traditional bridal makeup is a such a big deal as everyone looks forward to seeing what the bride will look like on her big day. The same is the case in Nigeria.
When it comes down to traditional bridal makeup, the preference is for bold and bright colours. And because of how captivating the bride’s makeup is expected to be, it’s a daunting task to find that look that would be so stunning yet wouldn’t make you look like a character from Hotel Transylvania.
To help make things easier for you, we are sharing some of our favourite traditional bridal makeup inspiration as done by Lagos based makeup artist, Eden’s Glam. Located in Ikeja, Eden’s Glam makes the job look easy with her exceptional talent in bringing out the best in every bride. The key tip you should take away from her work is that the MUA plays with colours that appear on or complement the bride’s outfit.
From smokey eyes to bold lips, traditional bridal makeup has never looked better especially as you can see hints of each bride’s personality shine through their face beat. The gorgeous gele styles is certainly an added advantage if you’re still undecided on how to rock your bridal gele.
Here are some of the best traditional bridal makeup looks we’ve seen lately…
Photo Credit: IG | Edens_Glam
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