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Hair and Beauty Wisdom

Image via Nico Harry Event MakeupAlthough the Winter months are not always thought of as the most popular time for weddings, more couples than ever are choosing a Winter wedding and it can be my favourite time of year for beauty. If you’re getting married in the cooler months, the bronzed dewy look may not

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 Photo by MMG Photo CinemaHave you hired a makeup artist for your wedding but worried about the makeup lasting the distance? There are some really important things your makeup artist can do to make your makeup sweat, shine and hug proof for the big day.1. Clean, hydrated skin. It’s a myth that we need to

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 Michelle of Mae You Be is not only passionate about helping brides look gorgeous from the outside with flawless makeup, but also from the inside. With a view to understanding how to look our best starting from the inside out, Michelle is studying nutritional medicine. As well as offering some great tips for flawless makeup,

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We’re welcoming another new Melbourne writer who recently attended The Benefit Brow Bar in Melbourne. Today she shares a little behind the Benefit brow experience and top tips for brides to be! They say taming your brows is one of the most important things you can do for your face. I’ve watched and read enough

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Image by 321 photography via Amy Chan Hair & Makeup ArtistryOK, so you’re engaged and madly in love, what’s next?After setting the date and booking in your venue, you should start researching for your hair and makeup. The majority of brides know how important getting the look is, and this is why these lovely ladies

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  Hair and makeup – two of the essential ingredients to helping you look and feel at your most confident and beautiful on any day, but especially on your wedding day. Janice of Janice Wu Hair & Makeup is a super creative person who has made a career out of pursuing her passion for hair and

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Image by Tealily PhotographyWeddings inspired by all things vintage have become increasingly popular, although it was some 5 years ago that my first bride came to me asking for finger waves with 1920’s makeup. Sophistication and elegance was the timeless femininity of the 20’s through to 50’ so I can understand why so many women

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  Aimmey from Miss Aimmey Makeup & Hair has the lovely job of making a bride and her bridesmaids look their most glowingly beautiful selves on the wedding day. To ‘live and breathe makeup’ is to live and breathe her passion for enhancing a person’s natural beauty through creating makeup and hair styles that are bring

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While getting your makeup done on the big day can be a great help—unless your maid of honour is also your makeup artist—sometimes you might be left to touch it up yourself! But neverfear, I’m here with 10 tips on what to pack in your wedding day makeup kit, so that even if your blush

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Image by Karen Visser from Evocartiv / makeup Yvette van Schie for Ethix Makeup and Beauty StylingAll brides want luminous skin, they want their skins  to look flawless and radiant. Most of the time, they count on the makeup artist creating this, but a makeup artist is just that, a artist with pots of makeup,

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I will be honest – I’m a tragic when it comes to skincare. Even in the lead-up to my own wedding, I was pretty much ignoring the old skin. I mean, I moisturise and take off my makeup, but other than the basics – I’m hopeless.SO – it was a particularly exciting day when Adore

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 One of the joys of your wedding day is the pampering of  your hair and makeup being done, before you slip into your dream gown. Our Expert today,  Melbourne makeup artist Pollyanna of Pollyanna Bernhardt, has a vast knowledge of anything beauty having worked in the industry both locally and overseas for over 10 years.

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 Today we meet Rebecca of the imaginatively named business Green Scarf Girl. Her first love is hair and makeup, and she combines this with a cute little store where you can browse the many vintage items, while waiting for your beauty appointment. The shop concept is based on the 1960’s salon, with mini high tea’s being

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 We girls all know how fabulous it feels to go to a good hair stylist that just ‘gets’ our hair and cuts, colours  and dries it so it looks like a better version of ourselves! The freedom,  the boost of confidence, the feeling that you’re on top of the world – you can’t beat that!

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 Loving all things hair and makeup here at Polka Dot Bride, we are thrilled to introduce the girls from All Things Girlie. After a long friendship Vicki Lozanovski (left) Billie Filippone (right) joined forces in 2010. They form the perfect team for your wedding – Vicki is the hairstylist of the duo and Billie is

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