Look Good, Feel Better: Beauty Self Care Tips for Brides-To-Be
by Brides of Oklahoma October 7
Preparing for the wedding of your dreams is no joke, and large amounts of stress from wedding planning (especially in the middle of the train wreck that is 2020) can seriously take a toll on your mental health. Taking the time to treat yourself, no matter what that looks like for you, means that you will look and feel your best – and self care is so crucial to support mental health. We put together some wedding self care tips to help you remember to keep your own needs at the top of the priority list! Check out these luxurious and relaxation-focused Oklahoma beauty vendors and salons where you can be sure to treat yourself before your big day makes you feel like a big ball of stress. Read on to plan a spa day perfect for any bride-to-be!
Photo // Stag & Doe
Having someone else tame your mane is one of the most relaxing ways to treat yourself. Cute curls, beautiful braids, whimsical waves and so many more options await you, so have fun with it! You can even allow yourself to drift off into a little power nap while your hairstylist makes the magic happen (we promise we won’t tell).
Tease to Please Hair & Makeup – Becky called and she wants her good hair back! Whether you opt for a dreamy down-style or unique updo, the team at Tease to Please can do it all! Add a boho braid in for some extra fun and you will be feeling like a beautiful bride in no time. Plus, use your appointment to get inspiration and ideas for your wedding hair! Talk with any artist to determine what hairstyle will best suit your wedding gown’s neckline as well as your unique wedding style.
Muse Beauty Bar – The team at Muse Beauty Bar will take care of all your hair needs! Pop in for a pick-me-up blowout for gorgeous hair without ever lifting a finger or opt for a blowout and style for a little something extra! Let Muse take care of your lashes while you’re there – one less thing to worry about! You’ll be able to have gorgeous, full lashes without the daily maintenance. Self care savvy!
Stag & Doe – The team at Stag & Doe says their goal is for you to be empowered when you walk out of the salon with the knowledge and products for you to maintain the best version of yourself every day. They create the stuff of hair goal dreams through the use of high-quality, eco-friendly, cruelty-free options to enhance your own brand of beautiful.
Photo // Carolyn F. Beauty
Facials, chemical peels and microdermabrasion can rejuvenate and freshen up your look before the big day! If your skin concerns require addressing sun damage, hyperpigmentation, rosacea, redness, or broken capillaries, then one of these services may be meant for you – they’re all focused on the preservation of healthy skin cells and protection and minimizing the visible signs of photodamaged skin.
Carolyn F. Beauty – Let Carolyn give you the facial of a lifetime so you’re as relaxed and glowing as possible! Focused on pure beauty in a tranquil environment, Carolyn offers an array of signature services to pamper and prep, and more targeted treatments like microdermabrasion and chemical peels.
Profile Beauty Nook – Check out the cutest beauty nook around and try out their variety of facials to relax and treat yourself! Their services have reviews as glowing as your skin will be, so book now and get wedding-ready in the process! Plus, Profile offers waxing and spray tanning services so from your head to your toes, you’ll be feeling your absolute best!
Photo // M Salon
Makeup takes so many forms in this day and age but one thing that will never change about it is how good it feels to put it on and look absolutely bomb! A makeover can change your life, and your whole attitude – just ask Mia Thermopolis, Princess of Genovia.
Royal Oak Salon & Spa – Royal Oak proudly provides timeless, custom makeup for the glam look of your dreams! Allow a member of their detail-oriented team of professional artists to bring your personal makeup vision to life while performing at the highest level of sanitation!
M Salon – Head to M Salon for a gorgeous, glowing makeover – whether you have an event to head to afterward or not, a little sprucing up can make any bride-to-be feel brand new!
In the middle of a seemingly never-ending pandemic, it may be harder than usual to make some of these things happen. Everybody needs a little TLC so just know, we got you anyway! DIY self care at home has the potential to be even more rewarding and fun than treating yourself out and about because whether you’re painting your own toes or practicing mindful meditation, you are still getting to de-stress and spend relaxing and fulfilling time with your self, as well as your significant other. And that’s what your wedding is all about anyway! Shop our favorite beauty finds here!
Other Local Vendors: Muse Beauty Bar, Tease to Please Hair and Makeup, Royal Oak Salon & Spa