Saint Lucia is now a popular choice for destination weddings in the Caribbean. With many venues to tie the knot, a bride has to ensure that her wedding hairstyle ties in perfectly with the location that she chooses.
When thinking Caribbean, most persons imagine a beach wedding, however, St. Lucia has so many different locations to choose from. Below are some tips for wedding hairstyles for the most popular spots in St. Lucia.
One of the best beaches on the island to tie the knot is the Anse de Piton Beach. As the name suggests, the beach is located right near the twin peaks. The shallow waves coupled with the golden sand and the majestic pitons reaching up to the sky, makes this beach the perfect place to say I do.
Hair for Beach Weddings:
According to stylists, a loose curled updo or a classy side swept fish tail braid are perfect for battling the wind and humidity which may come along with beach weddings. Brides can also add in some shell or star decals and some tropical flowers to tie in the theme of the beach, symbolize your destination and combine a timeless classic, with an unstructured playful look.
The Ruins at Pigeon Island:
Nestled in the northern part of the island, the ruins at Pigeon Island is such a romantic and intimate place to proclaim ones love. The stone and brick walls tell the story of the islands rich history, while the spectacular views of both the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean provide the perfect scenery for wedding photos.
Hairstyles for Outdoor Weddings:
While not as humid as the typical beach wedding, the ruins are still a bit windy. According to stylists, the best hairstyles for outdoor locations such as the ruins would be a low loose twist. This hairstyle provides a spin on the classic neat updo by letting a few curls hang loose to frame the face, while still keeping one cool in the warmth of the tropical sunshine.
Island Wedding at a Private Villa
There are many beautiful properties around the island in which one can get married. Whether you prefer a private villa on the beach, or a quant villa nested in the depths of the tropical rainforest, St. Lucia has all that and more to offer with a variety of sizes to accommodate the entire family.
Hairstyles for Indoor Weddings:
One of the perks of having an indoor wedding, is the fact that the bride does not have to worry about the humidity or the wind’s effect on her hairstyle. She can let loose and wear her hair down without having to worry about fly-aways and frizz. A perfect hairstyle for indoor weddings is a beautiful cascade of curls. A timeless classic, which allows the loose curls to flow down the back and still frame the face to accentuate the natural beauty of the bride.
Barefoot Holidays has many years of experience in planning destination weddings in St. Lucia, from hair and makeup to location and accommodation, our certified wedding coordinator is always on hand to ensure that your special day is perfect from start to end.