14 Miracle Products That Can Save You From a Beauty Emergency on Your Wedding Day

Etiquette, Hair & Beauty
wedding day emergency beauty kit

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On your wedding day, you'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll even mess up your fab updo hairstyle if you don't weather-proof it. Guess what? It happens to every bride. That's why a go-bag is a must, it lets you access band-aids (Louboutins aren't comfy, after all), extra mascara for those tears, breath freshener, and more. We built on our inventory of the best beauty products out there to bring you the items you need for your wedding day emergency kit. Here, all the essentials, from blotting paper to bobby pins.

1. Plumping mascara: Wave this magic wand for on-the-fly touch-ups. Yves Saint Laurent Mascara Volume Effet Faux Cils Baby Doll, $30

2. Blush and bronzer: Maintain your glow with these four ultrawearable shades—all packed in one glam compact. Dior Diorskin Nude Tan Paradise Duo Blush in Pink Glow, $56

3. Mini nail files: Stash a couple just in case you break a nail tossing the bouquet. Revlon Box o' Files, $3.99

4. Luxe lip balm: In between kisses, apply this mineral-laced smoother. La Mer the Lip Balm, $50

5. Breath freshener: This spray is discreet and so necessary for the receiving line. Hello Breath Spray, $3.49

6. Bandages: Consider this the most stylish blister cover-up of all time. Band-Aid by Cynthia Rowley Adhesive Bandages, $2.99

7. Eye-makeup remover: Because there will definitely be tears. Sephora Targeted Eye Remover Swabs, $9

8. Antiperspirant wipes: Stop sweat with these genius wipes. (Pack some for him, too!) Dermadoctor Med e Tate Sweat Control Towelettes, $48

9. Hairspray: No matter how many flyaways you spritz into submission, this will leave your style soft, not crunchy. Fekkai Coiff Sheer Hold Hairspray, $10

10. Eyelash glue: If a falsie falls off, the teensy glue brush will put it right back in line. Duo Brush-On Lash Adhesive, $6.99

11. A clean scent: This subtle floral musk will keep you smelling shower fresh all night long. Philosophy Amazing Grace, $15

12. Blotting paper: These mattifying sheets control shine and look great doing it. Tatcha Aburatorigami Japanese Blotting Papers, $12

13. Bobby pins: If your updo comes loose, fix it with pins that match your locks. Goody Colour Collection Bobby Pins, $3.50

14. A chic case: You'll be using it long past your first anniversary. Leather makeup bag, $165, Tory Burch available at Neiman Marcus

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