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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

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

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

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

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

Memorial Day Wedding Makeup Guide

Memorial Day weekend is a very popular time to get married. In case you needed another excuse to enjoy your family and friends, this weekend provides an extra day to socialize with guests and throw another party. With so many options for a wedding on Saturday or Sunday and then the extra day on Monday… Read more

It’s All About that Base, ‘Bout that Base!

We bet you couldn’t read that without singing Meghan Trainor’s ‘All About That Bass’ but hey, who can blame you? We are here to talk about another base, ladies, we all know what season it is; it’s wedding season, it’s bikini season, it’s workout season, it’s concert season and last but not least, it’s makeup… Read more

Spring and Summer Wedding Makeup Tips

Everyone loves a Spring and Summer wedding. The skies are blue, the clouds are perfectly white and puffy and everyone seems happy. What they don’t love is sitting in the sweating sun for an hour and the lack of an open bar but let’s not forget about the bride; she’s had her hair styled, her… Read more

A Conversation with Our Spring Bride, Laura Miles

A few weeks ago we had the pleasure of styling bride Laura’s hair for her beautiful Spring wedding. We wanted to share with our clients her answers to some questions we thought would be helpful for any bride-to-be; here are her responses: First things first, congratulations on getting married! We are sure you are super… Read more

Spring 2015 Wedding Color Schemes

Now that Spring is officially this week (where has the month gone?!), Lulu & Bass wanted to take the opportunity to share with our reader and clients the top Spring 2015 wedding color schemes. We hope you find inspiration, enjoyment and even that final color you needed for your wedding to tie everything together. We… Read more

What’s in Our Makeup Bag?

  With so many options for makeup these days, what’s a girl to do? Where are we supposed to look to find the perfect shade of plum eye shadow or the sexy red lipstick Angelina Jolie wears oh so beautifully? Lulu & Bass is proud to expose one of our intern’s, Emma, makeup bag in… Read more

50 Shades of Lipstick

In honor of the most anticipated 2015 Valentine’s Day film in San Diego, we hope to bring you the most equally awaited for compilation of wedding beauty products: 50 Shades of Lipstick. While ours doesn’t come with sexy lingerie, hunky actors, or an actual 50 shades of anything really (technically, more like 12), we’re offering… Read more

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

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

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

5 Fall Wedding Hair and Makeup Ideas

Don’t let this unusually warm San Diego weather fool you…fall has finally arrived! While it may be just a tad too early to whip out your favorite cozy peacoats and fuzzy scarves, it is however perfectly appropriate to incorporate some signature fall touches to your wedding hair and makeup style through bright pops of color,… Read more

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

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

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

Lipstick colors for summer weddings

Spring-cleaning may be about getting rid of old clothes and giving your kitchen a deep scrub, but as far as Lulu & Bass is concerned, summer is the perfect time to ditch your traditional bridal lipsticks and test drive some of Mac Cosmetic’s hottest hues! Sushi Kiss is an all over popular wedding shade. Complimented… Read more