The holiday season is here, and it's time to glam up for those Christmas gatherings. And we are here to guide you through creating stunning Christmas makeup looks. Whether you prefer a simple and easy Christmas makeup or desire to explore classic makeup looks, this blog has got you covered. Let's dive in and discover some fabulous Christmas makeup ideas that will leave you feeling festive and fabulous.
Classic Red Lips and Winged Eyeliner
The classic red lip and winged eyeliner combination never goes out of style. It's a timeless look that exudes confidence and elegance. Here's how to achieve this iconic Christmas makeup look:
Start with a clean, moisturised face. Use a foundation cream that matches your skin tone for a flawless base. Apply a neutral eyeshadow from your eye shadow kit as a base. Then, create a sharp winged eyeliner using a cruelty-free liquid liner. This will make your eyes pop. Go for a vibrant red lipstick. Remember to use a lip balm beforehand to keep your lips hydrated. Add a touch of blush to your cheeks for a healthy glow. Finish with a sweep of compact face powder to set your makeup in place. This classic look is perfect for those who love a bold, glamorous appearance.
Glittery Gold Smokey Eyes
If you want to sparkle at the Christmas party, glittery gold smokey eyes are your go-to choice. This is a stunning yet simple and easy Christmas makeup look to achieve.
Start with a clean, moisturised face as always. You can also use a vitamin C face wash for that extra clean glow. Use a gold eyeshadow from your eye shadow kit all over your lids. Blend it with a dark brown or black shade in the outer corners for that smokey effect. Apply glitter on your eyelids for the sparkle. Make sure it adheres well to your eyelids by using an eyeshadow primer. Opt for a nude lipstick to balance the dramatic eyes. Don't forget to apply lip balm first. A subtle sweep of blush on your cheeks will add a natural flush to your look. Finish with a setting spray for a long-lasting finish. This dazzling look is sure to turn heads and make you the star of the party.
Subtle Shimmer and Bold Kajal
For a more understated but still mesmerising look, consider the subtle shimmer and bold kajal combination.
Start with your skincare routine, and apply a face wash for a refreshing cleanse. Use a soft shimmer eyeshadow from your eye shadow kit on your lids. Apply a thick line of kajal on your waterline for a bold, intense gaze. A nude or soft pink lipstick paired with lip balm is perfect for this look. A touch of rosy blush on your cheeks adds a hint of colour. Finish with compact face powder to ensure your makeup lasts all night. This look strikes a balance between elegance and simplicity, making it ideal for a wide range of Christmas gatherings.
Radiant and Natural
If you prefer a more natural look, you can still embrace the festive spirit with a radiant and subtle Christmas makeup look.
Begin with your favourite foundation or BB cream for an even complexion. Apply a light, neutral eyeshadow from your eye shadow kit. Skip the eyeliner and opt for mascara to define your lashes. A tinted lip balm will keep your lips moisturised and add a touch of colour. A soft, peachy blush will give your cheeks a healthy glow. Finish with a dewy setting spray to keep your makeup in place. This simple and easy Christmas makeup look is perfect for those who want to radiate a fresh and festive vibe without going overboard.
Fragrance and the Finishing Touch
To complete your holiday party makeup, don't forget to add a touch of fragrance. After all, scent can be the finishing touch to your overall look.
Choose a cruelty-free and vegan perfume for women with a scent that complements your makeup and the festive atmosphere. The best way to apply your perfume is to apply it on your pulse points like your wrist, inner elbow, behind your ears and a little bit on your dress. You can also apply a little bit of your perfume on your hair brush and run it through your hair. This little trick will make you smell amazing and make your perfume last throughout the evening.
Remember, the key to a stunning Christmas makeup look is not just the products you use but also how you feel in it. Embrace the holiday spirit, and let your confidence shine through your makeup.
When it comes to creating the perfect Christmas makeup look, you have an array of options to choose from. Whether you prefer the classic red lips and winged eyeliner, glittery gold smokey eyes, subtle shimmer and bold kajal, a radiant and natural look, or a combination of these, there's a cruelty-free and vegan approach for everyone. And don't forget to choose cruelty-free and vegan products to align with your ethical values. Enjoy your Christmas gatherings with confidence and style!
Apart from red, which lipstick shade would look best for Christmas?
Apart from red, you can go for nude shades which always look great for all skin tones.
Can I apply my kajal like an eye shadow for a simple smokey eye look?
Yes, you can definitely apply your kajal for a simple smokey eye look. All you need to do is apply or kajal roughly on your eyelid and then smudge it out using your fingers.
How can I use my red lipstick for Christmas in other ways?
You can use a red lipstick in multiple ways. You can use it like a colour corrector, like a blush, and also like an eyeliner for a funky Christmas look.
How can I keep my skin and makeup hydrated during winters?
For hydrated skin and makeup during winters, make sure you prep your skin well before makeup. Apply a nourishing and hydrating moisturiser before your makeup, and once your makeup is done, make sure you set it with a setting spray instead of a powder.