By Michelle Miralles-Davis with Sparkle Makeup Artistry

On your big day, you want to be glowing inside and out. Your dress will be fabulous and you want your skin to match. Start incorporating these skincare habits leading up to your wedding and your skin will be absolutely magnificent once you walk down the aisle.

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6 MONTHS
Get a facial. Let a professional work on any concerns you have and recommend the right skin care routine for you.

5 MONTHS
Improve your circulation for healthier skin. Make working out a priority 3-4 times per week to help clear your skin.

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4 MONTHS
Add green smoothies to your diet daily. This will help hydrate and nourish your skin from the inside out.

3 MONTHS
Really implement those recommendations you received during your facial a priority. Go in for another facial.

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2 MONTHS
Start working on your sleeping habits (6-8 hours per night) and cut back on caffeine if needed. If you plan on getting a spray tan for the big day, this is the time to test it.

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1 MONTH
Time to focus on relaxation and hydration! Add three deep breaths to your routine daily, visualize stress and tension leaving your body as you exhale and make sure you’re drinking eight glasses of water or more per day. This will prevent stress breakouts and make your skin look amazing for the wedding!

Michelle Miralles-Davis is the Owner of Sparkle Makeup Artistry, an on-location makeup business. To see Michelle’s work please visit SparkleRVA.com.