By Cathy A. Presnick, LME

12 Weeks Prior

Schedule a consultation with a medical esthetician. Begin prepping with a customized home care regimen. As an example, we suggest products including ingredients with vitamin c for nutrients, hyaluronic acid for plumping, glycolic or retinol for gently removing surface dead skin cells. Your skin care specialist will customize a home care plan best for your skin type and condition. 

10 Weeks Prior

Receive bi-weekly custom treatments for perfect wedding skin. Our favorites include vitamin c and organic, formulated with tons of nutrients and pumpkin and papaya for calming and balancing. Depending on your skin condition, a gentle acne lift is perfect to clear and clarify. Lightening ingredient treatments are perfect for brightening and tightening and assist with beautiful makeup application. Each treatment should be customized to your specific skin tone and condition. 

2-3 Weeks Prior

Get flawless finish perfected with a deep pore cleansing facial. Adding a non-comedogenic foundation is crucial to keep pores clear from dead-skin and bacteria build-up. Great tips include using clean pillow cases and clean makeup brushes. 

1 Week Prior

Receive an oxygen facial treatment and dermaplaning (removing vellus facial hair). The perfect combination for flawless makeup application for wedding day glow! 

For Mature Brides

Try micro-needling, allowing products to penetrate the deeper layers of the skin. Providing new collagen and elastin production for sun damaged skin, improve acne scars and enhance overall appearance of skin. ◆

Presnick was just awarded Esthetician of the Year for Image Skincare-Florida Coast Territory for the second year in a row, out of 500 providers. She specializes in event-prep skincare, and over the years has developed luxury bridal preparations and a quick-repair prep.

Presnick’s wedding clients will receive a gift including a trial product bundle and hydrating-anti-aging sheet masks to maintain glow and at home mini-treatments during and after the honeymoon. A Perfect Complexion is located on Medico Lane in Viera.