The dawn of every new era has witnessed the magnificence and legendary beauty of many powerful women, who epitomized confidence and grace. This year, the Lakmé Salon Bridal Stylists in collaboration with Payal Khandwala bring to you the Show Stopping Illuminate Bridal Collection. Inspired by the Lakmé Salon Bridal show by Payal Khandwala at Lakmé Fashion Week Winter Festive 2016, the collection focuses on giving the new age bride her stately moment to Illuminate and feel just like a king on her dream day.
A refreshing take on the Indian bride, the collection focuses on allowing the new-age bride to radiate on her special day. Lakmé Salon Hair and Makeup experts Shailesh Moolya and Sushma Khan showcase hair that’s nothing but regal and eyes that command attention, in this season’s bridal collection. Shailesh Moolya, National Creative Director, Hair, Lakmé Salon says “Lakmé Salon provides the latest trends and innovative services for the new age bride. This year, the hair styles for the collection book are modern and chic, catering to the bridal needs of every woman.”
Sushma Khan, National Creative Director – Makeup, Lakmé Salon elaborates, “Inspired by this year’s kingly bride, the makeup colour palette ranges from elegant pastels to royal reds and golds. The Lakmé Salon collection will illuminate the modern bride’s look with elegance and opulence”. Disha Meher, National Expert – Skin and Nails, Lakmé Salon adds, “Lakmé Salon has ensured that details like the bride’s nails also reflect the illuminate theme. The collection will feature Nail art with rich hues, glitter and gems.”
The gorgeous bridal looks that will be a part of the collection book are:
Imperial Ruby: Encapsulating the majestic auras of dynamic women, this look is an artistic melange of complementary shades, red and gold. Hues of gold and brown have been blended on the eyes that have with a dewy, elegantly strobed base with red lips and a regal bindi.
Regal Charm: The pastel bride will highlight sheer elegance with its soft-toned, shimmery base. Subtle shades of blue and retro eyeliner, while a soft blend of pearl on the inner corners gives this look an ethereal feel. A graceful bouffant with loose curls enhances this retro theme.
Crowning Glories: Envisioning the opulent lifestyle of ruling women, this look exhibits a deep gradient of purple blended with gold in the eyes, defined with sharp edges of kohl. Elegantly twirls of hair, with an up-style bun defines the crown on a reigning empress with natural flowers and a golden maang-tika.
Glowing Diva: This look paints the alluring and feminine qualities of iconic women. Classic red lips and a blue glitter tattoo, gives this look its luxurious feel. Forming the focus of this hairstyle is a deep side-parted French braid, twisted with curls.
Supreme Ruler: Opulent shades of bronze and gold have been flawlessly merged on the eyes. Illuminating the dewy base is a golden-bronze shimmer that blends with the beautiful Indian skin tone. This hairstyle is adorned with locks of wavy hair that forms an attractive bun.
Royal Radiance: This look captures the divine features of a warrior queen. Mesmeric like an illuminated night sky, the eyes have been given a smoky effect with shades of metallic purple and pink. While a golden glittery tattoo on the arms, adds drama to this look.
Iconic Sparkle: Neutral shades of lilac are skilfully blended to form a perfectly strobed, dewy base, contrasted with deep purple lips. Soft and velvety, tulip styled plaits have been intertwined with milk maid braids, forming the tiara of this classy, up-style bun.
Majestic Flair: Bringing to life the flair of powerful women, this look blends magnetic shades of gold and black with subtle hues of pink. Complementary shades of orange and pink form the perfectly strobed base for dewy skin and lips, enhancing the entire look. A neat up-style bun forms the crown of this look.