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Wedding Looks For The Mature Bride

Let’s face it…as women get older their hair gets shorter—for the most part. Not a problem given the trend these days is to “shed the length.” (Shout out to our other recent blog post…check it out!) However, when it comes time for those mature brides to seek out appropriate wedding hair and makeup looks for… Read more

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Top 2016 Runway Wedding Makeup Trends

Let’s be honest…sometimes runway makeup makes me second guess just how dark it was when they attempted to get ready for the show. However, the past Bridal Fashion Week 2016 left me satisfied as I greeted beautiful winter bridal makeup trends with each passing model. While there were some outliers (white face paint, really?!), the… Read more

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5 Ways to Rock Colored Hair on Your Wedding Day

This December, we’re going to start with a bang. Well, actually a pop…a pop of color that is. No, we don’t mean a fancy lipstick or a bright bouquet or a unique “something blue.” We’re talking about your hair! There has definitely been a shift in #transformationtuesday posts from flaunting short hairstyles to showing off… Read more

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How To Reuse That Ancient Family Heirloom

Incorporating that “something old” got you feeling some kind of blue? We all have that former bride in the family who is overly eager to pass down a piece (…or all of) her wedding day ensemble to help you continue the tradition. Instead of finding a nice way to say no thank you to great… Read more

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Wedding Day Beauty Products I’m Thankful For

One of the best parts of fall is obviously Thanksgiving—one of the few holidays specifically centered around being with friends and family…and mouth-watering pumpkin pies. It’s that one day where surrounding yourself with loved ones makes you feel like the luckiest gal (or guy) in the world and you realize that you already have everything… Read more

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Sofia and Joe Tie the Knot

This past weekend, one of our favorite Magic Mike hunks said yes to more than just being the ultimate on-screen eye candy. The incredibly beautiful Sofia Vergara has stolen Joe Manganiello’s heart (and left ring finger) on the sunny beaches of Palm Beach, Florida. Luckiest girl in the world? You can say that again. We… Read more

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Say “I Do” to Shedding the Length

With summer as nicely tucked away in the fading mid-year months as I am in my completely necessary, overly-fluffed blanket by the fire, I think it’s safe to say that fall has finally arrived. However, it’s not just the leaves that will be changing year. Let’s take the time to recognize the resurfacing fall wedding… Read more

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Stagecoach Festival Fashion

Coachella may have furry boots and feathers but Stagecoach takes the cake when it comes to daisy dukes, cowboy boots, and American flag fashion. As the last of the three festivals (Coachella has two weekends btw), people often pay no attention to the parade of cowboys and cowgirls that take over Palm Desert. However, no… Read more

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Wedding Hairstyle Matches Made in Heaven

Since you’ve already worked so hard to find the most important match—you and your hubby of course—we’ll help you out with the second most important one: finding the perfect pair of wedding hairstyles for yourself and your bridesmaids. While you could just pick any two and call it a day, you’d be neglecting the very… Read more

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History of the (Wedding) Hair

Let’s think of the history of hair as being similar to our previous relationships—you know, the ones before “the one.” Some were short, others were long; some (jk, most) were dramatic, and a few were subtle. The only difference is that we totally enjoy revisiting our old hairstyles…not so much our old boyfriends. Now when… Read more

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Unveil Your Bridal Style

Sometimes it can be hard to distinguish legitimate wedding traditions from made-up social formalities. Like tying tin cans to the back of your getaway car—no, you don’t have to do that (it does make for an adorable picture but, nonetheless, you’re welcome). A lasting bridal tradition that we’ll unveil as the real deal is, I’m… Read more

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The Kardashian Beauty Kollection

Lulu & Bass loves KUWTK—we can’t get enough of the Kim K drama, flashy Range Rovers, and Mason’s adorable little baby face. But for years now we’ve been wondering how they maintain those famously long, thick Kardashian manes—not to mention the Kardashian booty. With seemingly never a bad hair day to be had in that… Read more

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Winter Color Scheme

Forget kissing in the rain…take it down a couple degrees (say, 30 or so) and kissing in the snow is more like it. What’s more romantic than saying your I Dos all snuggled up with your groom-to-be and your closest friends and family? Maybe canoeing through a lake of swans but that’s about it—thanks Nicholas… Read more

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Which type of Fall bride are you?

Out of all 12 months, you chose these 3—September, October, or November to be exact—to host your long-awaited wedding day. (Autumn is, in fact, the season in which most brides choose to be wed.) But just because all of you autumn-loving brides chose to exchange vows surrounded by falling leaves and cooling temperatures doesn’t mean… Read more

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7 wedding hair ideas for bridesmaids

It’s your big day, you’ve had your hair done, make up perfected and now, it’s the bridesmaids turn. You want them looking beautiful, elegant, and complimenting the color pallet you’ve chosen but you want them looking subtler than you so that they don’t steal the show. What should you do? Well here are a few… Read more

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Mythbusters – Wedding Hair and Makeup Edition

It would be so helpful if there were some magical button that, when pressed, searched through all of the bridal hair and makeup styles to find the ideal one just for you and your wedding theme. Now, this would be the perfect time for me to say “surprise!” and introduce you to this so-called magic… Read more

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Flower Girls Hair & Makeup

With all the hustle and bustle of getting the bride picture-perfect ready to walk down the wedding aisle, some people forget about the second special girl that gets to take that same walk first—the flower girl! This mini-bride should be treated as one of the girls during all of the pre-wedding style preparation and the… Read more

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How To: Simple Half-Up, Half-Down Wedding Hairstyle

One of our favorite bridal hair trends this wedding season is the half up-half down look. There are many different ways to wear this  timeless style, with one of our favorites for our brides being the braided crown. This style provides a soft, effortless, romantic look and is ideal for a spring or end of… Read more

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Lauren Conrad says ‘I do

Now that our favorite fashion mogul has finally said “I do,” it’s time to take notes on her Pinterest-worthy wedding day. Yes, Lauren Conrad is many things—an iconic beauty staple, a reality TV star, and even the head of her own clothing and home products line—but now she can also add beautiful bride to her… Read more

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5 Beautiful Bridal Makeup Trends

From a dramatic smoky eye to white eyeliner (yes, really), here are the hottest bridal makeup looks we have seen this year. These looks have been strutting on the catwalk of New York Bridal Fashion Week and around town on our Southern California brides we have the honor of working with. Smokey Eye We have… Read more

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8 wedding makeup ideas- ‘Eye’ Do

So you’ve chosen your groom and you’ve found the wedding dress of your dreams…now begins the endless search for that ideal bridal makeup look. It is completely understandable to want to capture that natural, flawless face on your wedding day; I mean this day is going down in history. However, there is no reason not… Read more

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How to Create a Sock Bun In 6 Easy Steps

Every girl has those days where the snooze button is pressed one too many times. Now, not only is there a race against time to deal with but she must also address the tangled mess sitting atop her head—that’s right, her hair. Whether you’re the CEO at a corporate office or just cruising the San… Read more

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Jessica Simpson’s wedding day beauty look

“It’ll definitely be extravagant. I don’t do things small,” Jessica Simpson hinted in an interview with The Today Show back in May about her wedding day plans. We have to say, if you haven’t seen her viral wedding video yet you are missing out! Jessica sure wasn’t kidding; this wedding was amazing. The bride’s amazing… Read more

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7 Beauty Products You Should Never Be Without

Every woman has that product she swears by—whether it is a cream, balm, powder, or polish. What we’ve done for you is compiled a list of the 7 beauty products that we think “really work.” How do we know, you ask? Because we use them! Each one of these products has a home in my… Read more