Easy Christmas Party Makeup

Easy Christmas Party Makeup

With Christmas parties and events right around the corner, I thought what better time to share some party makeup that you can replicate and doesn’t take much time at all! I love this look because you can wear it to all kinds of events whether more formal or more casual. Let’s get into it:

I first applied my Moonlit Highlight all over my eyelids since I have terrible purple veins all over them! I then set my eyelids with a bit of Airspun Translucent Powder just to make sure they don’t get oily. Afterwards, I apply a little Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer – it’s been my favorite and go-to for YEARS. It’s extremely reliable and I know that my eyeshadow won’t move all night.

Once my eyelids are primed and ready to go, I applied my Sabrina eyeshadow all over the lids. It’s a beautiful champagne shade – perfect for the base. I then dusted Trust into the crease and blended it out. I then applied Bright Eyes in the shape of a V on the outer corner and blended it out. Afterwards, I applied Gilded in the same shape of a V on top of Bright Eyes and blended it all out. I then applied my favorite mascara, L’Oreal Voluminous Lash Paradise, to my eyelashes (and a little bit on my bottom lashes too). 

For my base, I used my Moonlit Highlight all over my face – especially under my eyes that always have darkness! Then, I applied my Ash Contour under my cheekbones, on my forehead, down the sides of my nose, and under my jawline. I then topped off my contour with my favorite Tarte bronzer just to warm up my face a little bit more and set the contour. For blush, I used Bare – the perfect color for barely-there blush that still freshens up my complexion (and my go-to!). To add a little glow, I used my Honey Illuminator down the center of my nose, on my cupid’s bow, and on my cheekbones.

I then went back in and applied my Sabrina eyeshadow to the inner corner of my eyes, applied just a touch of Gilded above my bottom lashes on the outer corner, finished off my eyebrows with my NYX Tinted Brow Mascara, used Bare on my lips as a lipstick, and set the highlight under my eyes with my Vanilla Dust Setting Powder.

For extra glow, I would use my Tarte highlight to go over the Honey Illuminator.

For an extra dramatic look, I suggest using Stila’s black liquid eyeliner.

Products Used:

Moonlit Highlight
Ash Contour
Bare Blush + Lips
Honey Illuminator
Vanilla Dust Setting Powder
Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer
Tarte Bronzer
Airspun Translucent Powder
NYX Tinted Brow Mascara in Chocolate
L’Oreal Voluminous Lash Paradise Mascara
Sabrina Eyeshadow
Trust Eyeshadow
Bright Eyes Eyeshadow
Gilded Eyeshadow

What do you guys think of this look? Would you try it?

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