What is the best lighting to put in a bathroom
Lynette Gareau
July 23, 2013 in Design Dilemma
I want something good for applying makeup
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Most flattering is a directional spotlight in line with the vanity unit, angled at the mirror with the light reflecting on your face and with two other lights on either side of the mirror.
July 23, 2013 at 3:30PM     
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Hinkley Lighting
Bathrooms need multiple types of light. First, you need ambient lighting to get coverage throughout the entire bathroom. Then consider installing some task lighting like scones around your mirror that will provide the light necessary for applying makeup. As you can see in this photo, the recessed canisters provide ambient lighting while the sconce gives off enough light for applying makeup under the mirror:

July 25, 2013 at 1:30PM   
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