Whether it’s a simple signing at city hall, in a sprawling field with flowers in your hair, or at a big banquet hall with a cathedral veil and a pipe organ, chances are if you want to get married at some point, you’ve thought about what your dream day would look like. Because even if you’re nowhere close to legally binding yourself to someone else, there’s no harm in curating the perfect wedding Pinterest board filled with crafty centerpieces you’ll probably never actually glue together.
And since Pinterest is the place where fantasy lives of all kinds are built, it’s the place we go to find out what’s trending in search for brides-in-planning, too. Beauty-wise, the platform’s data and analytics show us that the products and photos people are pinning actually translate to five stunning makeup trends that can inspire any bride, regardless of the locale or aesthetic. Check them out, and how to make them fit your own personal style, ahead.
Glitter makeup, +77% on Pinterest
Out with the matte neutrals, in with the glitter. According to Pinterest search analytics, brides are looking to add extra sparkle to their wedding look — especially around the eyes.
The doe-foot wand on the Stila Glitter & Glow liquid eyeshadow is perfect for precise application — like just a tiny twinkle in the inner corners of the eyes.
Stila Glitter & Glow Liquid Eyeshadow, $24, available at Ulta Beauty
Or, you could go with a more dramatic, rose-gold glitter lid like Olivia Wilde’s.
Celebrity makeup artist Hung Vanngo blended the rosy brown and gold glitter shades from this Marc Jacobs palette to get the smoky effect.
Marc Jacobs Beauty Eye-Conic Multi-Finish Eyeshadow Palette, $49, available at Sephora
There’s something about a soft dusting of glitter on the eye that can make a smudgy charcoal eye look downright angelic.
We love this spongey shadow pot by Decorté because it comes in a rainbow of shades — from translucent white to bright blue — all of which can be swept over the eye for a dewy, shimmery effect.
decorte Eye Glow Gem Glossy Eye Color/0.21 oz., $27, available at Saks Fifth Avenue
Light pink eyeshadow, +255% on Pinterest
At bridal fashion week, pink eyeshadow was all the rage, and the Pinterest search traffic followed suit. We already love rosy eyeshadow for day to day, but for a wedding, the shade adds even more …read more