7 Easy Tips for Staying Fresh at an Out-of-Town Wedding

Or: How to do your own makeup when you have no other choice.


Attending an out-of-town wedding means you're on your own in terms of hair and makeup. And more often than not, you need to wake up super-early to get ready. Well, worry not about your beauty gameplan because we're sharing some of Cosmo.ph's tried-and-tested, DIY prettifying hacks.



Stick to a no-fuss hairstyle like a sleek, side-parted ponytail.

You just need tons of hairspray, hairpins, and an elastic band.


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Create beach waves while you sleep.

An easy way to do it is to braid your hair into four sections before going to bed. 


COSRx Ultimate Moisturizing Honey Overnight Mask (P750)


Wear a sleeping mask the night before.

It'll give you well-rested, glowing skin in the morning.


Laura Mercier Foundation Primer Protect SPF30 PA+++ (P1,750)


If you're attending a garden wedding, put on a foundation primer with SPF.

This will prevent your base from melting off and will shield you from sun damage.


Bling Bling Eyestick in Little Bear Star (P228) from Etude House


To create a quick eyeshadow look, use a foolproof eyeshadow stick.

Apply and blend with your fingers—easy peasy!


Maybelline x Gigi Hadid Lipstick in Khair (P399)


You can also choose to keep everything simple and have the focus on your lips. 

A stunning red lippie should do the trick!


MAC Prep Prime + Fix+ in Rose (P1,250)


Spritz your makeup with a setting spray to keep everything in place.

This way, you'll only need a pressed powder and lipstick for touch-ups.


*This story originally appeared on Cosmo.phMinor edits have been made by the Spot.ph editors.

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