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Hair and Makeup Expert Advice

Welcome to the Perfectly Beautiful Beauty Blog.
Firstly, this is where you will find the latest and greatest about all things related to professional hair and makeup for weddings, formals and special events. The team of girls at Perfectly Beautiful, love helping you learn everything you need to know about the beauty industry using our expert advice. As a matter of fact, not only do we know how to style your hair and makeup but we also can help with any beauty expert advice tips. Excitingly, there is a lot more to the eye then just simply applying makeup and styling hair. If you want some help and tips go ahead and read our beauty blogs. Or you can always contact us at any time! Lastly, we love helping you and making sure you look Perfectly Beautiful.

The Costs Of Wedding Hair and Makeup

The cost of wedding hair and makeup can range from different amounts depending on various things. Prices can range anywhere from $150-$600 per person for wedding hair and makeup. The reason why it varies so much, depends on the experience of the artist. If they have a team, the different types of products they use. The hairstyle you choose, if there's any travel or any additional costs. It varies depending

Preplan To Postpone Your Wedding During A Pandemic

As we are all aware we are living in unusual times. Unfortunately many brides may have had to postpone their wedding due to sudden changes. This may cause a lot of unneeded stresses. But if you prepare and plan for this before the wedding day it will help relieve some of this. Marisha from Magnolia Studios will help explain how to preplan to postpone your wedding during this pandemic.

Pamper Yourself On The Morning Of Your Wedding

Being pampered feels amazing! Especially when it's the morning of your wedding day. There is so much to plan for a wedding and it can be abit stressful. The last thing you want is to be stressing the morning of your wedding. You need to sit down, relax and let the professionals and wedding party do all the last minute things. We're going to give you a few tips on

What Bridal Hair Accessories To Wear Instead Of A Veil

Trends are always changing and we have noticed more brides opting to wear bridal hair accessories instead of a veil. Wearing a veil is traditional and a lot of brides still wear them and they look amazing and beautiful. There are so many different styles, depending on whether you want one long, short. Or whether you want to have it over your face, or all to the back. However a

Should You Have a Wedding Hair and Makeup Trial

Planning a wedding is a lot of hard work. You have so much to organise and do in preparation for your big day. As a new bride you may wonder do I need a wedding hair and makeup trial? Or should you wing it on the day and hope for the best. We get a lot of brides asking us if they should have a wedding hair and makeup trial

Modern Bridal Makeup Look

The wedding industry is forever changing and brides are becoming more creative with how they imagine their wedding day. The same goes for the way they want to look including their bridal makeup look. Of course you want to match your bridal makeup look with the theme of your personalised wedding. So we are here to explain makeup looks for the modern bride. Including some great makeup looks for those

Lash Extensions Explained

Big, beautiful lash extensions. It’s your special day so of course you want lashes that are big, bold and beautiful for your special occasion or wedding. Now, there are a few different types of lash extensions that you can choose from. So if you want to know a bit more information about what they are, we are here to explain it all. First of all, lash extensions enhance your eyes

Mother of the bride – Look and Feel Amazing

Your mum has cared for you for all your life. She's a special person in your life and of course the mother of the bride to be. So on your wedding day you want to make sure that she is also looking and feeling amazing as well. The spotlight is on you as a bride and so your mum might be feeling a little bit overwhelmed. We want to make

Flower Crown For Your Hair

Flower crowns have taken the wedding industry by storm. We are seeing more and more brides wearing them for their wedding, bridal shower and hens. But not a lot of ladies know there are different types of flower crowns. So we are going to teach you everything you need to know about wearing a flower crown for your wedding or special occasion. Flower crowns are beautiful and they are really

8 Makeup Products We Highly Recommend

With so many brands and makeup products on the market these days, it makes it hard to work out which ones to use. After years of working in the beauty industry, we have pretty much tried it all. From your high-end brands to your pharmacy cost-effective brands. So we have put together a small list of our absolute faves. Perfectly Beautiful explain the makeup products that they use in their

Wedding Day Makeup mistakes to avoid

Planning a wedding takes time and preparation. The magical day is nearly here and you want the day to run smoothly. One important part is making sure your wedding day makeup is exactly how you dreamed it would be. As artists working in the industry for many years we have seen it all. Perfectly Beautiful have put together a few wedding day makeup mistakes to avoid so you look

Treatments to avoid before your hair and makeup application

Trying new things is fun and exciting, well, most of the time. But there are times in our lives that we need to avoid trying these new exciting things. Especially before your hair and makeup application for a wedding, formal or special occasion that you may have coming up. Every lady wants to look amazing for their wedding, formal, or a special occasion. Unfortunately trying something new that

Ultimate guide to being the perfect bridesmaid

How exciting you have been asked to be a bridesmaid! Now what? Being asked to be a bridesmaid is a great honour. But what does your job involve to make the day magical for the bride to be? We explain how to be the perfect bridesmaid and how to make the day one never to forget. Be Comfortable: First things firsts think about comfort

Ways to apply makeup products on your face

Back in the day, there were only a few makeup products used to beautify yourself. Now there are so many it becomes overwhelming. We talk about how you can simplify your kit by using different ways to apply your makeup products. Yes, you can use different makeup products for multiple reasons by slightly bending the rules. These days we are told makeup products are made for one a specific

Tips and Tricks for your Wedding Day

Everything is organised and ready to go for your magical wedding day. You are soon to be a wife to your new husband. As a first time bride you may not have thought everything. But don’t worry as we have some bridal tips for your wedding day. Some little ideas and tips that we have heard from brides that will help perfect your wedding day and make things just

5 Easy Hair Hacks Every Bride Should Know

A bad hair day isn’t a big deal—unless it happens on your wedding day. Then, it will live on forever in your wedding photographs. A talented wedding hair stylist in Brisbane can help you avoid this. It also helps to know how to fix minor hair problems, such as frizz and flyaways. Having these tricks in your beauty arsenal can spell the difference between hair ‘do and hair don’t.

Wedding Hair and Makeup Questioned Answered

After 12 years as a wedding hair and makeup artist working in the industry we get asked many questions around hair and makeup for your wedding day. Perfectly Beautiful are going to be answering any of your questions that you might have around the whole wedding industry. This means any questions that you have as a bride that you want answered. So let's get started.

5 Gorgeous Bridal Updos for Short Hair

Want an updo for your Brisbane wedding but have short or medium-length hair? You don’t have to worry! Contrary to popular belief, waist-length locks are not necessary to create an elegant updo. Whether your hair goes down to your chin or your shoulders, a talented wedding hair stylist Brisbane should have no problem helping you achieve your ideal look. Before you book an appointment, check out these amazing updos

Bridal Airbrush Makeup: Is It Right for You?

For Brisbane brides, the wedding dress might be of primary importance when planning the details of the wedding. However, makeup is also an essential part of the bridal look. As you walk down the aisle, all eyes will be on you. You’ll also be frequently photographed, both by the official wedding photographer and your loved ones. Some of the photographs taken will wind up in your wedding album as

Perfect Bridal Hairstyle for Your Face Shape

When it comes to wedding hair, Brisbane brides today are spoilt for choice. There are so many other options apart from the classic updo that our mothers likely wore. You can wear your hair up in a bun, chignon, or top-knot. If you want to wear your hair down, you can have them styled into ringlets or loose waves, or you can have sleek, pin-straight locks. Because there are so

5 Magical Autumn Wedding Venues in Brisbane

There’s something uniquely magical about a Brisbane autumn wedding. This is especially true for ceremonies held outdoors, amidst the splendour of nature. If you’ve got your heart set on a rustic autumn wedding, you’ll be happy to know that you won’t have to travel far. There are many venues to choose from. Also, since these places are in Brisbane, your guests, wedding entourage, and mobile hair and makeup stylist

What to Pack – Wedding Day Beauty Emergency Kit

Even if you’ve carefully planned the details of your hair and makeup, your wedding day is bound to be very busy and many things can happen. The weather might turn unseasonably hot and cause your makeup to melt, or hours of dancing might cause your hairdo to slip out of place. When it comes to keeping your bridal hair and makeup in Brisbane City look fresh, it doesn’t hurt to

Bridal Hair Accessories For Your Autumn Wedding

Autumn is a wonderful time to tie the knot in Brisbane. The cooler temperature means you won’t have to worry as much about your makeup melting or smudging. Also, as any wedding hair stylist in Brisbane would tell you, your hair is less likely to frizz due to the heat or humidity as it would in summer. In addition, the gorgeous colours of fall are also great for hair inspiration.

Bridal Hair and Makeup Trends in 2020

You’ve got your entire wedding planned, and you’ve seen to every detail—from the wedding venue to the dress. However, your bridal hair and makeup also need your attention. If you haven’t chosen your look yet, no worries. We’ve collected some of 2020’s most exciting bridal hair and makeup trends for Brisbane City brides-to-be. Tie the Knot in a Hair Bow Ribbons and bows have

The Experts in Wedding Hair and Makeup

As your special day draws near, you’re likely ironing out the details of your wedding hair and makeup. Brisbane brides who want their wedding to be stress-free should hire an expert instead of doing their own hair and makeup. Having a professional hair and makeup artist at your service not only saves time and prevents last-minute beauty malfunctions but also ensures that you look amazing from the start of

Modern Wedding Makeup and Hair Looks Brides

Your wedding day is the best day to stand out in the crowd! What more fun way to do so is by choosing your wedding makeup and hairstyle look. If you find yourself steering away from the traditional Aussie bridal pack, then go for the modern, fresh and edgy trends in wedding makeup. Brisbane guests at your party will surely talk about it. Here is a rundown of unique

The Best Summer Bridal Makeup That Will Last

Brisbane, known for its gorgeous indoor and outdoor wedding venues, is a wonderful place to get married. If you’ve ever dreamed of getting married in a historic estate or in the ballroom of a luxurious hotel, this city is for you. However, Brisbane can be very hot and humid, especially in the summer months. If you’re concerned about the heat and humidity melting your bridal makeup in Brisbane, read

Summer-Inspired Bridal Hair and Makeup Tips

Choosing the right bridal hair and makeup for any summer-themed event can be tricky. There are a lot of things to consider, especially if it is going to be your wedding. With the sun shining down on your skin and the wind blowing through your hair, a lot of things can go awry when it comes to your look, which you will surely want to avoid. If you want

Tips to Feel at Your Best on Your Wedding

It’s natural for Brisbane brides to want their weddings to be perfect. Most if not all are very hands-on when it comes to planning and executing their vision for their big day. They take charge of every little detail, from choosing the table centrepieces to coming up with bridal hair and makeup. Brisbane brides, however, often feel anxious and stressed when their big day rolls around after fully involving themselves

Love Is in the Hair

Imagine your Brisbane wedding is fast approaching, but your hair is nowhere near long enough for that classic updo you planned for. You don’t have to worry as long as your wedding hair brisbane and makeup artist has this secret weapon in their beauty arsenal: hair extensions. Any look can be achieved with hairpieces, from loose, romantic locks to an artfully styled chignon. The possibilities are endless! Ask a hair

5 Vintage Wedding Hairstyle Ideas for You

Every Aussie bride dreams of being the most beautiful woman on her wedding day, but choosing the right style can be tricky. If you are an old-school romantic at heart, why not go vintage for your wedding? Hire a professional who understands what you want for your bridal hair and makeup. Brisbane beauticians can also help you try different vintage hairstyles until you decide.

Do Bridesmaids All Need the Same Hairstyle?

Traditionally, bridesmaids help the bride by performing wedding-related tasks, such as addressing invitations and accompanying the bride to a trial run with a makeup artist in Brisbane. Hair length, texture and colour are rarely a factor in choosing your bridesmaids. However, if you already ironed out the details of your wedding, you probably have a vision of how everything should look. To achieve this, you have to take

Salon on Wheels: We Talk Mobile Hair and Makeup

Your Brisbane wedding is fast approaching, and you’ve already taken care of most of the details. You’ve picked out the date, venue, caterer and the dress. But what about your wedding hair and makeup? Brisbane brides have a few options: making an appointment at a salon, doing their hair and makeup themselves or booking a mobile hair and makeup artist Brisbane. Book a

What to Do the Night Before the Big Day

You have been busy making important decisions and ironing out the little details of your Australian wedding when you still had plenty of time. However, the night before the big day is entirely different. Sit down, close your eyes for a moment and take deep breaths—now is the time for yourself. Here are some tips on how to prep for the wedding hair and makeup your Brisbane stylist

3 Most Popular Bridal Hair and Makeup Styles

Most Aussie brides-to-be dream of looking and feeling like a queen on their wedding day. With everything else done perfectly, your bridal hair and makeup must be on point at all times. But with so many options for hair and makeup, Brisbane brides might have trouble finding ‘the one’. Why not go for the trendiest, then? Here are three of the most preferred bridal hair and makeup styles.

Dislike Your Wedding Hair and Makeup Trial?

For months, you’ve prepared for your Brisbane wedding. You’ve chosen the venue, the dress, and even the table settings. Now all you have to do is find an makeup artist brisbane who capable of bringing your dream wedding hair and makeup look to life. You do your research and book a trial with a makeup artist in Brisbane who has excellent reviews. You’ve heard

10 Wedding Hair and Makeup Trends For Winter

With the winter wedding season almost upon us, Brisbane brides-to-be should start planning their wedding hair and makeup look. Even if you’ve already hired a makeup artist in Brisbane, it helps to have a vision of how you want to look on your big day. This will make it easier for your MUA to come up with a look that you’ll be thrilled with. If you’re looking for

Wedding Makeup Beauty Regimen That Lasts

There are many culprits as to why your wedding makeup doesn’t last more than a few hours before wearing away. It could be due to low-quality cosmetics, poor technique by an inexperienced wedding makeup artist Brisbane or very hot weather. There is also an often-overlooked reason: oily or dry skin. Having oily skin, as many people would know, is both a blessing and a curse. You’re always moisturized,

7 Bridal Makeup Ideas for Winter Brides

What's the Best Bridal Makeup Look for a Winter Wedding? When it comes to bridal makeup, Brisbane winter brides have countless looks to choose from. Your options aren't limited by the weather—winters in the area are typically mild. This means you don't have to worry about your lips being too chapped from the cold to pull off a matte lip. In addition, your foundation won't melt in the

Choose The Right Wedding Hair And Makeup Artist

Organising and planning a wedding can be an enjoyable but stressful time in your life. All Brides dream of a magical day where everything falls into place. Choosing who joins you in this special time can be difficult. You want the best of everything and need suppliers who are reliable, easy to communicate with and who will make your dreams become reality. Wedding Hair and Makeup are one

Your Wedding Journey Checklist!

First of all, Congratulations on your engagement! This is a very exciting and special time for the two of you. Weddings can be a lot of fun to plan but also a lot of work. You have some big decisions to make before the big day arrives. Perfectly Beautiful are here to take some of that stress away from you. We have put together an easy Wedding Checklist to help

Daily Skin Care Advice

Our lives are becoming busier and we have less time to worry about the smaller tasks in our lives. One of these important aspects is our skin. A lot of people neglect this as they often complain of not having enough time. Having a daily skin care routine doesn’t have to take hours. Perfectly Beautiful have put together some tips to help you keep on top of this and

Finding The Right Hairstyle For Your Wedding Day

Your wedding hair and makeup is a key element to perfecting the look you want on your wedding day. There are so many options for beautiful hair up-do’s and down styles. Finding the right look for your face shape, dress and hair type can be challenging. Perfectly Beautiful work with many different brides to help them with their hair and makeup in Brisbane to achieve the perfect look, so

Find The Best Foundation For Every Skin Type

Finding the right foundation for your skin type can sometimes be a challenge. There are so many different products on the market, that do so many different things. You may not know whether you are using the right product to suit your skin type. Depending on your skin type will determine the consistency and formula you need. As makeup artists in Brisbane, we deal with many different types

Airbrush Makeup, Why We Recommend It.

As makeup is becoming more popular and the beauty industry booms, we often are asked what Airbrush Makeup is. As well as, how it works and is it better then brush on, conventional makeup application. Perfectly Beautiful are wedding makeup Brisbane professionals and we have put together some information to help you decide what makeup style is best suited for you. Airbrush makeup has been used in the TV

10 Inspirational Wedding Themes

Your wedding day will be one of the most important and cherished days of your life. It’s a time to celebrate life, love and commitment amongst the most cherished people in your life. As a matter of fact, your wedding day should be a memorable one, but that can make deciding on a wedding theme particularly tough. Well, especially when so many options are calling to you. You might

20 Essential Wedding Makeup Tips

Your wedding day is fast approaching and you’ve organised just about everything: the dress, the venue and the wedding decorations. All that’s left to do is decide on what wedding makeup tips you will use and how to go about applying it perfectly on the day so it looks fantastic in photographs. This isn’t as simple as it sounds! There are a lot of considerations to take on board


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