5 Wedding Makeup Looks for Black Women

March 19, 2020
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We hear wedding bells! If you’ve just said “yes” to the love of your life and have started wedding planning, then allow us to help you cross off one extra thing from your list: choosing your wedding makeup. Given this day is one of the most important days of your life, we totally understand wanting your makeup to be picture-perfect. We searched through countless YouTube makeup videos and rounded up the best wedding makeup tutorials for black women. From classic to more daring choices, we’re positive you’re going to say “I do” to one of these gorgeous looks, ahead. 

Subtle yet Sultry

If you’re normally a makeup minimalist but want to take it up a notch on your special day, try recreating this subtle yet sultry golden glam by Yasmine Simone. The look features a shimmery gold eye paired with a neutral, glossy lip that’s perfect for this very special occasion.

Simple, Classic and Elegant 

Get inspired as MsAaliyahJay creates a timeless makeup look for black brides-to-be. With a neutral smoky eye, winged eyeliner and glowing skin, you’ll still love this look years after your wedding day.

Full-On Glam

Your wedding day is a good excuse to turn up the drama, so feel free to take a page from Laurasia Andrea’s book and rock a statement eye, dramatic lashes and a bold, berry lip. 


A Fresh-Faced Beat

If the goal is “blushing bride,” then turn your attention to this fresh summery makeup look by Alissa Ashley. It’s a beautiful, peach monochrome makeup look that’s so good you’ll want to wear it well after your big day. 


Just a Hint of Glitter

We love sultry berry tones on deep skin tones, and with a shimmery finish, this berry eye look  by Uche Natori was made for a walk down the aisle. 

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