One of the most popular destination wedding locations is France, from its historic chateaux and breath taking views to the beautiful cosmopolitan cityscapes. France offers it all including terrific weather through the wedding season. The glorious sunshine and intense heat is fabulous but brings its own issues vis a vis bridal makeup.
As a MUA and skin therapist living and working here in the South West of France, I know all too well the difficulties faced by brides and their attendants in finding the right skincare routine and coping with the rays of our powerfully hot sun.
Great makeup starts with great skin care. That is, a full cleanse, exfoliate and toning and moisturising routine night and day for at least 6 months before your big day. Hopefully, you will already have a regime in place and can skip the following paragraph. If not, read on. This is important!