Magical Mother of The Bride Makeup

Bursting with pride on such a magical day, the mother of the bride’s makeup needs to be mesmerising. Discover Charlotte’s edit of luxurious makeup and skincare for the mother of the bride to glow gorgeously all day and night!

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Glowing, Youthful Skin

Charlotte’s Magic Cream moisturiser is the perfect first step for beautiful mother of the bride makeup, for hydrated, revitalised skin. Apply using the Magic Skin Massage technique, starting in the centre of the face and massaging outwards and upwards. Dot Magic Eye Rescue eye cream under the eyes and gently work into the skin to refresh and brighten the appearance of the area, creating a smooth base for makeup.

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A Gorgeous Light Base

For the perfect canvas for your makeup, smooth Brightening Youth Glow primer onto the skin to colour-correct and add gorgeous radiance!

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Charlotte’s Light Wonder foundation is a must-have for a perfect base, with its light-as-air formula, youth-boosting ingredients and glowing finish on the skin! Apply using your fingertips or Charlotte’s Hollywood Complexion Brush, before applying Magic Away concealer under-the-eyes and in places where you’d like extra coverage.

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Mother of the Bride Eye Makeup to Mesmerise

For gorgeous mother of the bride eye makeup, choose Charlotte’s easy-to-use, minimum-effort-required Eyes to Mesmerise cream eyeshadow in Jean. This sparkling champagne pink shade is perfect for a long-lasting stunning eye makeup look, simply apply with your fingertips and blend out with the Eyeshadow Blender Brush.


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Complete the eye makeup with lashings of Charlotte’s volumnising, lengthening and lash-separating Full Fat Lashes mascara. Apply to the top and bottom lashes, wiggling at the root after curling them with eyelash curlers for a beautiful, fluttery look!

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Pretty Pink Cheeks & Lips

Cheek to Chic in Pillow Talk is a beautiful two-toned blush compact in the best-selling nude-pink shade. With illuminating gold flecks, this blush is perfect for a flushed glow for the mother of the bride; simply apply to the apples of your cheeks with the Bronzer & Blusher Brush.

Top tip: to ensure you’re applying your blush to the cheeks correctly, practise your gorgeous smile for the wedding photos, and apply to the centre of the cheeks as you do so!

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A gorgeous pink lip will complete this mesmerising mother of the bride look perfectly! Line your lips with Lip Cheat lip liner in Bond Girl before applying Hot Lips 2 lipstick in Glowing Jen, a universally-flattering tawny rose pink shade created in homage to Jennnifer Aniston.


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For more wedding makeup ideas, inspiration and magical bridal tutorials, visit Charlotte’s wedding hub!

Posted by Charlotte on 15th August at 12.00 in Edits, Guides