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Must-Have Brands For A Bridal Makeup Kit

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By Kanika Chachera

Updated on 11 August, 2020

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Purchasing beauty products for your wedding day should be a skin-friendly investment and if you are planning to team up a Bridal Makeup Kit then go for brands which we have listed in this blog for you. We too wish all beauty brands were a one-stop solution but this can be just another reason to buy cosmetics and we are aware of the saying that ladies can never have enough makeup. Therefore, Scroll and find our picks for you.



Start your makeup by hydrating the skin making it naturally supple and conditioned for flawless aftermath. Even under oily skin conditions, one must apply moisturiser to stop the skin from looking flaky at any time. 



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Other Recommendations:

Biotique Bio Morning Nectar Visibly Flawless Skin Moisturizer INR 149

Clinique Moisture Surge 72 Hour Auto-Replenishing Hydrator Mini INR 890


Primer covers wrinkles, evens out the skin, fills pores and mattifies the skin for a canvas-like base before the application of makeup. It smoothens the process of further layering and blending.


M.A.C Prep + Prime Fix +


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M.A.C face primer not only primes the face but also fixes the makeup. Choose a matte or illuminating primer based on your skin type.

Other Recommendations:

Colorbar Perfect Match Primer INR 680

Lakme Absolute Blur Perfect Makeup Primer INR 499



Concealer plays a role to cover discolouration and dark pigments on the face. Ideally, it is applied under the eyes and on the T-Zone of the face which is set with loose powder termed as baking for a powder finish.

L.A. Girl Pro Concealer


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Other Recommendations:

Maybelline New York Instant Age Rewind Eraser INR 496

NYX Professional Makeup HD Photogenic Concealer INR 394


Choosing the right foundation for a face can be tricky but once selected, it can be a game-changer because it replicates our skin shade. It is necessary to choose a foundation based on one’s skin type and its longevity for great results.


Estee Lauder Double Wear


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Estee Lauder’s foundation sits on the face for longer hours which can be a pick for brides who barely get time for touch-ups. 

Other Recommendations:

M.A.C. Studio Fix Fluid SPF 15 INR 2,700

Maybelline New York Fit Me Matte+ Poreless INR 439


After applying foundation, no room for creasing shall be made and instead set with a compact or loose mineral powder. 

Too Faced Born This Way


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Too Faced is a reputed brand and known for its various products, one of them is its compact powder that sets the makeup right where it belongs and provides a poreless finish.

Other Recommendations:

Maybelline New York Fit Me Matte+ Poreless Powder INR 360

Rimmel London Stay Matte Pressed Powder INR 383

Related: Top 15 Makeup Essentials for a Complete Bridal Makeup Kit


Define your cheekbones and highlight your facial beauty with a contouring palette.

NYX Professional Makeup Highlight & Contour Pro Palette


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NYX’s contouring palette lets you pick your shade of contour for aesthetic facial enhancement. This particular palette is suited for all skin tones.

Other Recommendations:

L.A. Girl Pro Contour Powder INR 675

Colorbar Flawless Touch Contour And Highlighter INR 680


Add soft tints of peachy corals or more for your pre-decided look using a Blusher Palette.

Swiss Beauty 6 Colour Terra Cotta Multi Blusher


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Shimmer or non-shimmery, this Terra Cota Blush Palette by Swiss Beauty offers shades that can be mixed and matched as per your choice. It is suitable for a Bridal Look.

Other Recommendations:

M.A.C Extra Dimension Blush INR 2,900

Bobbi Brown Blush INR 3,400


One of the most trending products is a highlighter as its glitter-filled pressed powder, stick or liquid makes all skins glow like they are ready to take anything down.

Wet N Wild MegaGlow Highlighting Powder


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Wet N Wild is our pick for an illuminating bridal makeup look. It’s gold and tangerine glitter would go with absolutely any blush shade.

Other Recommendations:

Swiss Beauty Drop And Glow Liquid Highlighter INR 349

Huda Beauty 3D Highlighter Palette INR 2,390


Eyeshadow Palette

Why use a couple of colours to your eyelids when you can play with more? An eyeshadow palette gives plenty of options to try from to achieve any Makeup Look.

Huda Beauty Desert Dusk Eyeshadow Palette


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One of the most popular palettes whose pigments are strong and the colour combination is an investment, Huda Eyeshadows must be in one’s makeup kit.

Other Recommendations:

L.A. Colors Sweet! 16 Color Eyeshadow Palette INR 477

Wet N Wild Color Icon Eyeshadow Palette INR 499


The product that needs patience and quality is an eyeliner because who does not love wings? Bridal makeup requires a bold eyeliner to sharpen facial features.

Sugar Waterproof Overstay Eyeliner


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Sugar’s eyeliner remains smudge-free and waterproof for as long as you are awake. This product is a must-have.

Other Recommendations:

Bobbi Brown Long-Wear Gel Eyeliner INR 1,600

M.A.C Longwear Fluidline Gel Eyeliner INR 1,700

Check Out: Ultimate Bridal Makeup Technique Guide for Brides in 2020


Application of mascara adds volume to the eyes and makes them look dramatic. Some mascara wands curl the lashes as well. 

Deborah 24 Ore Instant Maxi Volume Mascara


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This mascara from Deborah can very much make the lashes look dense and fuller.

Other Recommendations:

Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara INR 1,050

Benefit Cosmetics They’re Real Lengthening Mascara INR 2,320


Lip Liner

Lip Liners help in making the lips look fuller therefore, it could be applied before lipstick.

NYKAA Lips Don’t Lie Lip Liner Pencil 


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For lips to have matte and sharp edges, Nykaa has got you covered.

Other Recommendations:

Kay Beauty Matte Action Lip Liner INR 550

Miss Claire Glimmersticks For Lips INR 65


Without lipstick, the bridal look is unfinished therefore finish your lips to pop them tones right on!

Smashbox Always On Liquid Lipsticks 


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Smashbox lipsticks are accurate for a plump look that ladies would kill for.

Other Recommendations:

M.A.C Retro Matte Lipstick INR 1,500

NYX Professional Makeup Suede Matte Lipstick INR 750

Setting Spray

While you apply all your makeup it is important to keep it all in place when worn for too long. A setting Spray will do just that for you.

Smashbox Photo Finish Weightless Setting Spray


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This Spray will set your makeup almost making itself feel unknown due to its weightless properties.

Other Recommendations:

Maybelline New York Lasting Fix Setting Spray INR 479

NYX Professional Makeup Long-Lasting Makeup Setting Spray Matte Finish INR 656

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