WEDDINGS Takeover: My 5 Favourite Bridal Make Up Looks


Morning lovelies! While I’m in South Africa taking a break and researching some new travel features for you, the are taking over b.loved!  Every day this week TWO of your favourite b.teamers will be joining us to give their top five favourite wedding trends.  I’m also thrilled to welcome three gorgeous new wedding experts to the team, so we can inspire, advise and help with every aspect of your wedding day!  We’re kicking off the series with beauty expert Ana.


Hi b.loved brides! Ana from Ana Ospina Makeup here, I’m the resident beauty expert here on b.loved and an honoured member of the I am a London based HD Airbrush Make Up Artist who specialises in Bridal, TV, Fashion & Editorial and I am also a make up tutor at The London Make Up School. I travel nationwide, and even internationally, creating bespoke make-up looks for my brides.  Whether you’re a vintage bride, a classic bride or a city chic one I can design a look based on your style, but that also compliments your features and even your colour preferences. My aim is to make my brides look and feel their most beautiful!

Here are my five favourite bridal make trends ~

bloved-uk-wedding-blog-bteam-takeover-top-5-bridal-makeup-looks (3)Image:  Yolande De Vries

This one’s a real favourite of mine! Smoky eye, contoured cheekbones and a nude lip, what’s not to love!!

bloved-uk-wedding-blog-bteam-takeover-top-5-bridal-makeup-looks (1)Image: Kris Piotrowski

This flawless, natural make up look enhances features by using very pale gold on eyes and soft corals on lips & cheeks

bloved-uk-wedding-blog-bteam-takeover-top-5-bridal-makeup-looks (2)Image: Claire Graham

I’m a big fan of the Hollywood Glamour look!  To create this, embrace a classic red lip and focus on the brows and lashes.

bloved-uk-wedding-blog-bteam-takeover-top-5-bridal-makeup-looks (4)Image: Shaneen Rosewarne Cox

This vintage look uses on trend copper tones and charcoal greys to define the eyes, with peach blusher and a russet brown lip colour.

bloved-uk-wedding-blog-bteam-takeover-top-5-bridal-makeup-looks (5)Image: Anneli Marinovich

Plummy red lipstick, pink blush and soft kohl on the eyes creates a classic contemporary look for this gorgeous bridesmaid.

Ana x


After a decade-long career in corporate interior design, I took a giant leap of faith, left the security of an office job, and founded B.LOVED in 2011 as a platform for romantic and beautiful wedding inspiration. Thanks to a whole lot of creativity, hard work and passion, my gamble paid off and B.LOVED became one of the leading wedding blogs in the UK.

You’ll also find me working as an Editorial Stylist, where I design and curate beautiful photoshoots for wedding and lifestyle brands, as well as contributing as a founding member of bridal inspiration hub Aisle Society, and running wedding industry community the B.LOVED Hive from our super pretty base in London. Yep, I definitely have the best job in the world.

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