Wedding Makeup Tutorials That Look Stunning on Dark Skin

June 22, 2022 logo
By: | by L'Oréal
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If you just said “yes” to the love of your life and have started wedding planning, then allow us to help you cross one thing off 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 that look stunning on dark skin tones. From classic to more daring choices, we’re positive you’re going to say “I do” to one of these gorgeous looks ahead.

Soft Glam Wedding Makeup

Of course Jackie Aina would slay her wedding makeup routine — with the help of celebrity makeup artist Mario Dedivanovic and hairstylist Kellon Deryck. Watch this video to hear Jackie and her glam team share their secrets for a long-lasting and beautiful wedding makeup look.

Subtle Yet Sultry Wedding Makeup 

If you’re normally a makeup minimalist but want to amp up your look on your special day, try recreating this sultry bronze glam by Yasmine Simone. The look features a shimmery cut crease paired with a neutral, glossy lip and glowing skin. If you’re looking for a foundation that you can trust to keep you looking flawless throughout your special day, we recommend the Maybelline New York Fit Me! Matte + Poreless Foundation.

Smoky Eye Wedding Makeup

Get inspired as vlogger Aaliyah Jay creates this timeless makeup look. With a neutral smoky eye, winged eyeliner and glowing skin, you’ll still love this look years after your wedding day. She perfected her complexion using the Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Oil-Free Foundation in shade 7.5.

Full-On Glam Wedding Makeup

Your wedding day is a good excuse to turn up the drama, so feel free to take a page from Dodos Uvieghara’s book and rock a golden smoky eye, dramatic lashes and a bold red lip.

Pop of Color Wedding Makeup

This glittery pink eyeshadow look is perfect for brides who want to show off their playful side on their wedding day. It would look especially beautiful paired with a blush wedding dress.

Glowing Goddess Wedding Makeup 

If the goal is blushing bride, then turn your attention to this fresh, shimmery makeup look by Esther Kuria. The finished look features a twinkling golden eye and glossy lip that’s so versatile, you’ll want to wear it well after your big day.

Photographer: Chaunte Vaughn

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