Top Makeup Essentials For Indian Brides

Shopping is every girl’s cardio and when it comes to wedding shopping every soon to be bride looks for THE perfect products. If you are a bride to be, congratulations dear and I understand your anxiety for looking the most beautiful bride on your D-day. When it comes to makeup there is a plethora of makeup products that can easily confuse you on what to pick and what not, unless you are an MUA.

If you are summer bride or winter bride, this post will help you in picking the right products for your wedding trousseau. Read more and know what are the must have bridal makeup products.

1. Face Primer:

          makeup-essentails-for-brides-face-primer Primers are an essential base for a flawless makeup and it is the perfect way to hide all the flaws. Be it outdoor wedding or super hot summer wedding, face primers wouldn’t melt out your makeup. Also, it will mattify your T-zone areas, minimize the pores and bring an even skin tone.

FABB suggestion:
Colorbar Perfect Match Primer
Inglot face primer (they have good primers for oily skin too)
Revlon Photoready Perfecting Primer
L’Oreal Paris Base Magique Transforming Smoothing Primer

2. Liquid foundation:


It is the trend of liquid makeup products and that is why I believe a matte liquid foundation is quite an essential bridal makeup product. A complete coverage foundation is all that you need for picture perfect photographs.

FABB suggestion:
Lakme Absolute White Intense Skin Cover SPF 25
L’oreal Paris Infallible Lasting Perfection Foundation
Revlon Colorstay Foundation
Maybelline Dream Liquid Mousse Foundation

3. Powder blush:


As you are going to be the cynosure of everyone’s eye I definitely suggest you get your hands on a blush that will make your cheeks rosy. Matte powder blush would do a great job for any wedding bride and if you are new to makeup you can look for budget-friendly brands.
FABB suggestion:
Maybelline Cheeky Glow Blush
Lakme Face Stylist Blush Duos
Revlon Powder Blush
Inglot Freedom System Blush

4. Concealers:


You don’t want any uneven skin tone or dark circles to be seen on your special day and that is why concealer is a must have product in your vanity bag. Look for concealers that brighten your under eye region and match even match to your flawless skin.
FABB suggestion:
MAC Pro Longwear Concealer
Inglot AMC Cream Concealer
Maybelline Fit Me Concealer

5. Compact Powder:


You need to set your complete makeup with a good face powder, also get hands on a compact powder that would be perfect for touch ups and wouldn’t give any shiny look.
FABB suggestion:
Lakme Radiance Compact
L’Oreal Paris MAT Magique Compact powder (oily skin beauties)
Colorbar Perfect match Compact
Maybelline Dream Matte Pressed Powder

6. Mascara:


Give a dramatic look to your eyes with a stunning mascara which is another must have in your vanity bag. Make sure you invest in a waterproof mascara.
FABB Suggestion:
Lakme Eyeconic Curling Mascara
L’Oreal Paris Volume Million Lashes Mascara
Rimmel London Scandal Eyes Mascara
Maybelline The Magnum Barbie Mascara

7. Kajal:


Doll your eyes with your favorite kajal pencil. Kohl pencil that will enhance your beautiful eyes and make you look gorgeous on your D-day is your best bet. There are some fabulous drugstore brands that give smudge proof, waterproof kajal and I would definitely ask every bride to be to invest in them.
FABB Suggestion:
Lakme Absolute Kohl Ultimate
Maybelline Colossal Kajal
Revlon Kohl Kajal Eye Pencil

8. Eyeliner:


Along with a good kohl pencil, I would also suggest you add an intense black eyeliner to your bridal kit as you definitely want to try the winged eye look for all your pre and post wedding functions. Look for an eyeliner that is super thin and easy to glide on as you don’t want to mess with your eyes.
FABB Suggestion:
Maybelline 36H Lasting Drama Gel Liner
Inglot Matte Gel Liner
L’Oreal 24H Super Liner Waterproof Gel Eyeliner

9. Eyeshadow palette:


If you aren’t a huge fan of eyeshadows then go to the nude palette which is subtle and definitely enriching for the eyes. Pick eyeshadow palette that would match your bridal ensemble or complement your post wedding outfits.
FABB Suggestion:
Lakme 9 to 5 Eye Quartet Eyeshadow
Revlon Colorstay 16 Hours Eyeshadow
Maybelline Diamond Glow Eyeshadow

10. Lipstick and lip liner:


It goes without saying that lipsticks are must have products. But for a refined and perfect look to invest in a good lip liner. And if you are buying the trendy matte lipsticks then lip liners are must have. Invest in bright and light shades, go for coral shades, pink shades which would look pleasing.
FABB Suggestion:
L’oreal Color Riche Collection
NYX Soft Matte Cream Lipstick
MAC Lipsticks (Ruby Woo, Cosmo, Girl About Town, Flat Out Fabulous

11. Blotting papers:


Wedding receptions can be really long and you don’t want your makeup to melt or your face turns shiny. So for all those makeup issues you need to invest in the good blotting paper. It will keep makeup intact, and will keep face fresh all day.
FABB Suggestion:
Clear and Clear Instant Oil-Absorbing Blotting Sheets
Neutrogena Deep Shine Control Blotting Sheets
The Body Shop tea tree blotting tissues

12. Makeup brushes:
Get your hands on a good brand makeup brush that will even out your makeup and give the flawless makeup look. Apart from brushes you can even opt for beauty blender that would blend the concealer, foundation into the skin and give a perfect base for the makeup.
FABB Suggestion:
Inglot makeup brush
Basicare Cosmetic Tool Kit
MAC makeup brush tool

13. Makeup remover:


After all the makeup you need to buy a good makeup remover. You can either opt for makeup remover wipes or water that wouldn’t leave any residue of makeup on your face.
FABB Suggestion:
Avon Face and Eye Makeup Remover
Inglot Makeup Remover
Colorbar Ultimate Makeup Remover

I hope this list helps you in easing out the stress of what makeup products to buy. Have a de-stressful bridal makeup shopping.

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