Bathrooms need to be well lit and bright and cheerful, to help set the mood for the rest of the day. A shady and dark bathroom can ruin your mood early in the morning. Getting ready in front of the mirror needs extra lights, especially to apply makeup better and look at you every day. Hence lights are installed on it, around it or behind it. Lights can be ranging in multiple types like filament lamps for a more rustic and vintage vibe or LED lights for a more modern and contemporary look. Here are some design ideas for your bathroom mirrors with lights to make it cheerful and vibrant:
Filament lamps around mirror
A long rectangular mirror with filament lamps around the perimeter of the mirror gives a very celebrity and backstage kind of vibe. Who doesn’t love to be like a celebrity? Getting ready in front of this type of mirror will give that impression everyday and also help you apply the makeup well. Although the filament lamps aren’t very efficient, it certainly is worth the vintage and classic vibe.
LED lights behind the mirror
Mirrors with LED light panels installed behind are available these days and give a soft diffused look. The advantage of this type of a bathroom mirror with lights is that it will spread light in all directions and help the mirror look like a part of the wall. It is very compact and due to the LED lights is very efficient, power saving and lasts a long time. No additional installation is required as it is preinstalled with the mirror, just needs to be connected with the wiring.
LED light strip on perimeter
Mirrors with LED strips attached to its perimeter are available online and in stores and give the appearance of lights being embedded with the mirror. It is covered with a frosted mirror strip to soften the look more and prevent glares. This is the best type of the bathroom mirror with lights, as the shapes and styles can be experimented with are available in a large range. It also has light with the mirror and above it to add the glam, hence combining the energy saving of the LED and style and appearance of the filament lamp design.