The Best of Beauty

Bridal makeup is tricky: It has to appear beautiful both on and off camera, plus hold up for 10 or more hours. Technique counts for a lot (we definitely recommend hiring a pro), but the right products are crucial. After surveying five top bridal beauty experts, we found these products stood out repeatedly as must-haves for the wedding day and beyond.

Bobbi Brown Long-Wear Gel Eyeliner, $19
For a liner with staying power, try gel formulas, which are waterproof. "You should never use pencils, because they can smudge and smear," says Laura, who relies on Bobbi Brown's gel liner, applied with a thin, angled brush to the top lash line.