Dear brides-to-be, it’s not just your wedding outfit, decor, venue and invitations that deserve an addition in your checklist but your wedding beauty timeline as well. Yes, now that your wedding dates have been fixed, it’s time to get into the nitty gritty of your wedding makeover. Afterall, it is going to be the most important day of your life where you ought to look your best. But, let’s be honest, beauty makeover doesn’t happen overnight. It requires months of hard work and planning. (Yes, now that you know it, you better start rolling into action).
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So, in order to keep it all sorted for you, we thought of sharing an ultimate pre wedding beauty regime for you to swear by. Trust us, you will be thanking us later. From when to book salon appointments to how your DIY regime should be like, our guide will ensure you look every bit beautiful inside out when the big day arrives. Yay!
Know What To Do When With This Ultimate Wedding Beauty Timeline:
Wedding Beauty Timeline To Follow Before 6 Months Of Your Big Day
1. Swear By An Ultimate Fitness Routine
Whether it’s yoga, running, gymming, dance or swimming, stay committed to a plan that incorporates endorphin-boosting exercise that will keep you healthy and reduce stress amidst all the wedding planning.
Bookmark these top fitness apps that every bride-to-be must have on their phones.
2. Book A Dermatologist Appointment
See your dermatologist and take guidance for the more apt skincare regimen, which might include monthly peels or facials, depending on the needs of your skin. Further, with enough time in hand, your dermatologist can help you fix those everyday issues like acne and back acne.
Check out the ultimate bridal skin care tips by Dr. Geetika.
3. Experiment A New Hair Color
Well, if you always wanted to have color streaks, now is the time to try it out. Don’t go well with your personality? Well, no worries since there’s still plenty of time for you to grow it out or change the color.
4. Start Laser Hair Removal
It takes at least 3-4 sessions to fully remove your hair. Since you have to wait 4-6 weeks between each session, make sure to add it in your wedding beauty timeline for as soon as 6 months before the wedding.
5. Stick To Nutritious Diet Plan
Avoid crash dieting before your wedding and instead consult a dietitian for a healthy and wholesome diet plan. Afterall, you would want to look all healthy and glowing on the big day, rather than exhausted and weak.
Wedding Beauty Timeline To Follow Before 4 Months Of Your Wedding Day
1. Get Going With Hair and Makeup Trials
Fix appointments with your shortlisted makeup artists and hairstylists. Make sure you are experimenting with different looks and styles with different artists to know what works best for you.
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Know these mistakes to avoid before booking a makeup artist.
2. Visit A Dentist
Pay a visit to your dentist for a regular dental check-up. Check if you require teeth whitening. Alternatively, you can opt for home DIY hacks for teeth whitening.
Check out what Dr Ishman Saini has to say about dental care.
3. Eyebrow Shaping and Tinting
Head to your salon now if you wish to reshape your eyebrows majorly as it will give you more time for growth and subsequent re shaping and tinting.
Beauty Checklist To Follow Before 2 Months Of Your Wedding
1. Get A Manicure and Pedicure
Make sure you are taking good care of your nails and keeping them clean and in proper shape.
Also, swear by these nail care tips.
2. Book A Facial Based On Your Skin Type
Consult with your go to beautician about the kind of skin you have and the products which will go well with your skin type. Book the same facial two weeks before the wedding so there’s time for skin redness to settle down before your wedding day.
3. Book Chemical Hair Treatments Now
Schedule a touch-up for three weeks before the wedding, too.
4. Get A Haircut Or A Trim
It’s a good time to consider a new look by experimenting with your haircut. If not, go for a trimming to get rid of unwanted split ends.
Beauty Checklist To Follow Before 2 Weeks of Your Wedding
1. One Final Facial Session
P.S. only if you’ve been doing so regularly and know there will be no irritation
2. Get Your Eyebrows Done
You can even head to your salon to get your eyebrows done as close as 2 days before the wedding. However, avoid doing it the night before because there is always some scope for redness.
3. Take Waxing Appointments
From arms and legs to your back, stomach and bikini area, now is a good time to get any waxing done, to avoid irritation at the last minute.
If you haven’t already, start exfoliating your body at least two to three times a week.
Wedding Beauty Timeline To Follow 2 Days Before Your Wedding Day
1. Book Manicure and Pedicure
Afterall, last minute nail checks are important.
Wedding Beauty Timeline To Follow 1 day Before Your Wedding Day
1. Shampoo and Condition Your Hair
It is not recommended to wash your hair on your wedding day because hair that is too squeaky clean won’t hold your bridal hair style.
2. Get A Sound Sleep At Night Before The Wedding
Try to get a solid eight hours of sleep so you wake up feeling refreshed and relaxed.
Further, go through this ultimate wedding planning checklist for a hassle free planning.