What’s the secret to that unmistakable bridal glow, you ask? We’d say part joy, part love, and a whole lot of beauty expertise.
While radiance has a lot to do with how you feel, it’s hair and make-up know-how that enhances what nature gave you.
And newly-engaged gals in the north east have lucked out, because one of the industry’s ultimate hair and make-up masters, Lisa Jones, is a local pro for hire.
Whether you’re after the perfect chignon or want to start perfecting your complexion as you count down to W-day, she’s someone you’re going to want on speed dial.
Ready, Steady, Glow!
An acclaimed make-up artist and all-round creative, Lisa Jones’ bridal beauty talents – both editorial and IRL – have been honed through a hair and make-up career spanning more than 20 years.
So, to say that your big-day face and tresses are in safe hands is something of an understatement.
With a passionate approach that focuses on the individual, she and her team will lay the foundations of your look with pre-wedding trials and helpful skincare, hair and make-up advice.
On the day an appropriate amount of prep work, ensuring that time management and touch ups using exceptional products are a priority on the day.
While your money-maker and mane are the priorities, there’s never a better time for H to T pampering and perfecting.
With this in mind, it’s worth availing Lisa and her team of their many other services – we’re talking full-body spray tanning, waxing, microblading and lash tints, lifts, curls and extensions.
However, the Million Dollar Facial, with its deep exfoliation and lymphatic massage promising increased collagen production, is at the very top of our to-do list.
Airy, achingly cool and bathed in natural light, Lisa’s Gosforth high-street salon is the most laidback prep station a bride could ask for, whether you’re going it alone on the day or plan to be surrounded by your squad.