How Long Should You Keep Your Make Up? from Rebecca Loves Weddings

How Long Should You Keep Your Make Up?

Ladies, it’s time to Spring clean your make up bag! Make up has an expiry date and using products after they’ve expired can lead to skin irritation, infections and break outs. Cosmetics that have been opened and used for a while can harbour bacteria so it’s important that you look after your make up and throw it away once it’s expired. In the EU, cosmetics have a “Period After Opening”

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Having a Winter wedding? These are your essential beauty products - Wedding Inspiration from Rebecca Loves Weddings

Winter Wedding Beauty Essentials

When I first started doing makeup for weddings, back in 2007, I’d be busy all summer long and almost wedding-free from October to March. But that’s certainly not the case now. Either I’m more in demand or more people are getting married in Winter because  now I have weddings all year round. I can understand why couples get married out of season. Venues are a huge part of the wedding budget and

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How To Make Your Wedding Morning Run Smoothly

The morning of your wedding day can be a stressful time. You wake up with a stomach filled with butterflies, but think it’s fine because you have hours and hours to get ready. Then, suddenly it’s midday. Your hair’s still in rollers, your dress still on it’s hanger and you’re getting married in an hour! Where did the morning go? I’ve experienced more wedding mornings than I can count and the

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Counting Down To A Beautilicious Christmas

It’s October, which means… it’s nearly Christmas! Yes I know one shouldn’t mention the C-word until after Halloween at least but hear me out because this year’s beauty advent calendars are already selling like hot cakes. You need to move fast if you want to get hold of one. Isn’t Advent one of the best things about being a child at Christmas time? The anticipatory excitement of opening a window

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Natural boho bridal makeup in Manchester by Rebecca Anderton

My Favourite Manchester Wedding Venues

As you can imagine, my job involves travelling to a lot of wedding venues (it’s a hard life, I know). I’m lucky that I get to see and work in some truly stunning locations. Over the years I’ve had brides marry not just in hotels and churches but in museums, libraries and even swimming pools. So here are some of my all-time favourite wedding venues in Manchester and Salford. For DIYers – Victoria Baths This is a

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10 Stunning Wedding Day Nails from Rebecca Loves Weddings

10 Stunning Wedding Nail Ideas

I love the idea that nails are a part of a bride’s look where a little fun can be had. Unlike the dress and hair which have an immediate impact, nails are one of the small details best appreciated at close range, so why not use this as an excuse to go a bit wild? I’ve collected together some of my favourite wedding inspired manicures from around the web. Some

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