Makeup artists commonly struggle with brides who suffer from Acne, Scarring and Pigmentation relying on their expertise to conceal these skin issues to give them a flawless complexion.
If you want to dazzle on your wedding day you need to make sure your skin is at its best before you spend hundreds on a makeup artist!
It’s all about timing your treatments
You must ensure results are at their peak on your wedding day we’ve put together a helpful guide to timing popular and effective treatments, which are sure to make you shine on your big day.
For those brides wanting beautiful and lusciously full lips, lip enhancement is a popular treatment. Skin fillers are used to give smoother, plumped lips and the procedure itself is very quick and comfortable. Miravue use the latest generation of skin fillers that give very natural results.
Time: Initially there can be swelling. It is advised to have lip enhancement at least 4 weeks before your wedding
Laser hair removal
Laser Hair Removal is the best way to remove unsightly, embarrassing hair. It can give you effective longer-lasting results and a permanent reduction in hair growth. It is recommended that you have atleast 6-8 sessions. Before commencing treatment, you must have a patch test to see your skin sensitivity.
Time: Laser Hair Removal Sessions must be 4-6 weeks apart. Therefore to have a sufficient amount of sessions before your big day, it is advised you start treatments at least 6 months before your wedding.
This is a fantastic treatment for common skin issues such as Acne, Pigmentation and also for anti-aging and improving dull lifeless skin. There are various types of skin peels, which penetrate the skin to different levels. Your aesthetic practitioner will decide which peels would be suitable for you following an assessment of your skin. Ideally a course of 4 sessions is recommended.
Time: When having a course of 4 sessions, you must have a treatment once a month. It is recommended that treatment begins 5 months before your big day.
Botox® & skin fillers
Injectable skin filler treatments are advised for those seeking anti-ageing solution. These erase lines and wrinkles and give you a plumper youthful look. There are several different types of fillers. Botox® is used for lines on the forehead, glabella and crows feet. Volumising fillers used for areas of the face to improve smoker and laughter lines, tear troughs and sunken cheeks.
Time: The recovery time after injectable treatments is very quick and Botox® requires a top up after 2 weeks. It is best to have skin fillers approximately 4 weeks before your wedding.
Warts, mole, skin tag & cyst removal
Benign skin lesions can often be uncomfortable and unsightly but these cannot be removed on the NHS for cosmetic reasons. There are several treatments available such as Cryotherapy and shave excisions, which are carried out by Dermatologists at Miravue Skin Clinic. Mole samples can also be sent for histology if there any medical concerns.
Time: The healing time is very rapid. These treatments can be done quite close to the big day but allow at least one month prior to the event to have the procedures.
This micro-needling technique is a proven treatment for acne scars, uneven skin tone, stretchmarks and recommended for anti-aging. Dermaroller stimulates collagen synthesis is stimulated resulting in thicker, smoother, younger-looking skin. A minimum of 3 treatments are required to see significant results.
Time: Timings between treatments vary depending on your skin. You should start treatment 6 months before the wedding to allow enough time for at least 3 sessions.