Equally Wed | Natural Butch Bride Beauty How-To From Our Photo Shoot

FACE: Makeup artist Rebecca Casciano prepped model Zuza Pactwa’s skin with Kahina Giving Beauty Facial Lotion and applied 100% Pure Healthy Skin Foundation in Peach Bisque using an EcoTools foundation brush. She then applied Tarte Dark Circle Defense in Light-Medium to the under eye area with an EcoTools’ concealer brush (you can also use your fingertip). Powder to set and for longer wear with Tarte Smooth Operator Finishing Powder.

EYES: Fill in eyebrows with Shobha Brow Pencil in Sand, comb through with Eco Tools eyebrow brush. Using an angled brush, she applied 100% Pure Eye Shadow in Cocoa Plum as an eyeliner to the upper and lower lash, for a more natural look, followed by 100% Pure Fruit Pigmented Mascara in Dark Chocolate to upper and lower lashes.

CHEEKS: Define cheekbones and add warmth with Nvey Eco Compact Powder Natural Bronzer.

LIPS: 100% Pure Perfect Pink Creamstick was used to give her lips a subtle hint of color.

Hairstylist Astrid Dahl of Aveda created a polished pompadour look using this simple four-step process:

circle_1Blowdry with Aveda Smooth Infusion Style Prep Smoother.
circle_2Brush hair into a high ponytail, using the end of pony to create a faux short hairstyle.
circle_3Aveda Control Paste to hold and smooth flyaway hairs.
circle_4Aveda Air Control hairspray to set.
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