Mesmerising Makeup Ideas For Bridesmaids

Discover Charlotte's mesmerising bridesmaid makeup ideas including natural makeup inspiration and moisturising skin care for glowing skin.

Discover Charlotte’s edit of beauty products to create mesmerising makeup looks for bridesmaids. From natural makeup ideas to adding a pop of colour, these beauty secrets will create beautiful, glowing bridesmaid makeup to compliment the bride gorgeously!

Natural Bridesmaid Makeup Look

A natural makeup look including soft tones, light-coverage and glowing skin is a mesmeric choice for a bridesmaid look, especially when aiming to compliment (and not upstage!) the beautiful bride. For an understated, natural bridesmaid makeup look, follow Charlotte’s step-by-step tutorial!

  1. magic cream

    Step 1: MOISTURISE

    Before any makeup look, moisturise the skin with Charlotte’s magic cream. Her iconic face cream creates a plumper-looking, smoother-feeling, hydrated canvas for your bridesmaid’s base makeup. Massage into the skin using upward and outward motions, and complete application with some Tilbury Taps – a pitter-patter of the fingertips over the face – to stimulate blood-flow for a healthier-looking complexion!

  2. Light Wonder Foundation Product Image


    For a light-weight base, Light Wonder foundation is the perfect choice for a bridesmaid makeup look! Apply the foundation to the skin using Charlotte’s Magic Complexion Brush for glowing, evened-out skin with a light coverage.

  3. airbrush flawless finish powder

    Step 3: SET YOUR BASE

    Finish the face makeup by applying Magic Away liquid concealer to the under-eye area to brighten, and cover any blemishes for a seamless, flawless-looking complexion. Dust Airbrush Flawless Finish Powder on the T-zone and under-eye area to set your makeup in place and keep shine at bay for the wedding photos! Keep the compact in your clutch for touch-ups!

  4. filmstar bronze and glow


    For a soft, sculpted look, use Filmstar Bronze & Glow contour and highlighter palette. Using Charlotte’s Powder & Sculpt Brush, apply the Sculpt shade to the hollows of the cheeks, and the Highlight shade to the tops of the cheekbones for a mesmerising bridesmaid glow.

    Read Charlotte’s blog post on how to contour like a pro

  5. Pillow Talk Cheek to Chic Blush


    To complete the cheek makeup, use Charlotte’s Bronzer & Blusher Brush to apply a rosy pink blush to the apples of the cheeks. Cheek to Chic powder blush in Pillow Talk is a gorgeous soft nude-pink shade for a natural, flushed look!

  6. legendary brows


    Before applying your eye makeup, fill in and shape your eyebrows with Brow Lift brow pencil, setting them in place and further defining with Legendary Brows brow gel. These iconic brow products come in a range of fabulous shade to suit blonde, brown and black hair; perfect for the whole bridesmaid party!

    Shop Charlotte's iconic brow makeup products

  7. Eyes to Mesmerise in Jean - Cream Eyeshadow


    For gorgeous eye makeup for bridesmaids, discover Charlotte’s Eyes to Mesmerise cream eyeshadows! Apply the champagne shade Champagne) onto your lids using your fingertips before softening the edges with the Eyeshadow Blender Brush for hypnotising, easy eye makeup for all of the bridesmaids, instantly!

  8. full fat lashes mascara Charlotte tilbury


    Complete your bridesmaid eye makeup by smudging The Classic eyeliner pencil onto the upper lash line. Choose Shimmering Brown, a medium brown shade, for a softer natural look. After curling your lashes, apply a generous coat of Full Fat Lashes mascara to the top and bottom eyelashes for a beautiful, fluttery look.

  9. matte revolution in pillow talk


    Finally, line the lips with Lip Cheat lip liner in Pillow Talk before applying Matte Revolution lipstick in the same nude-pink shade! The iconic Pillow Talk shade is a gorgeous, universally-flattering lip colour and will suit all of the bridesmaids in the bridal party!

Add Colour to the Eyes or Lips

Whilst a natural makeup look is a go-to for many bridesmaids, Charlotte has some magical products for the lips and eyes to add a subtle pop of colour to your bridesmaid makeup!

For brighter, bolder eyes to mesmerise, switch up the eyeshadow colours from a soft shimmery tone to a less neutral colour (to magically match the bridesmaid dress, perhaps!). The Icon Palette contains 12 beautiful eyeshadow shades including eye-brightening blues, pretty pinks and gorgeous greens. Apply your colour of choice to the lid and pair your colourful eyeshadow look with an everyday nude lip colour; K.I.S.S.I.N.G. Lipstick in Penelope Pink is perfect suits-all-looks shade!

If a bold lip bridesmaid look is more your thing, turn up the glam with a red, pink, coral or berry shade! Discover Charlotte’s Hot Lips 2 collection; Patsy Red is perfect for red lipstick-loving bridesmaids, while Dancefloor Princess is a pretty pop pink lip colour. For a deeper lip colour (perfect for a winter wedding), Matte Revolution lipstick in Love Liberty is a gorgeous berry shade, or for an orange pout, choose Hot Lips lipstick In Tell Laura. Pop your chosen lipstick in your clutch along with your Airbrush Flawless Finish setting powder for touch-ups throughout the day!

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