The biggest night on every teen’s calendar is fast approaching. Put some extra revision into your prom beauty regime with our expert guide.
Just when you thought prepping to be a bride was major, along come prom queens to steal the beautifying crown (or tiara). Gallons of self tan, reams of false lashes and truckloads of contouring kits are sold ahead of the big night with your average teen shelling out £204 plus.
“Our June prom makeovers had been booked out by September last year and it gets bigger every year,” says Sep Smith, cosmetic buyer at Fenwick, Colchester. “Many of the girls even do trial appointments – it’s like preparing for a wedding.” So whether you opt for a counter makeover or DIY transformation, here’s how to be a modern-day prom princess.