As you pull out your holiday dresses this season, don’t forget about turning up your makeup look a notch. Getting ready is half the fun of going to Christmas parties, so why not try something new? Whether you prefer a low-key or super-glamorous holiday look, we’ve got plenty of makeup tutorials just for you.
Simple Liquid Liner & Velvety Plum Lip
A bold lip can speak for itself, especially a deep plum shade. Tanya Burr chose a simple liquid eyeliner to tone down the bold lip, making this look perfect for day or night.
Classic Cat Eye & Ruby Lip
There is nothing more classic than a cat eye and a matte red lip. For a festive flair, Haley added a little bit of sparkle into this traditional look. Add gold sparkly eye shadow and a red metallic lip for a glamorous flair. This is a look that is both modern and classic.
Simple Rosy Warm Eyes & Lip
The weather outside may be frightful, but your makeup can be as rosy as you like! Anneka’s innovative use of pink and peach is perfect for warming up your complexion. This super-romantic look is perfect if you want to get glam without using bold, contrasting colors.
Bronze Smoky Eye & Bright Pink Lip
We never thought bronze and pink could go together, but Jessica Clements is proving us wrong. Instead of going for a full face of makeup, she focuses on a soft, feminine palette of golds and pinks for an overall glowing look.
Metallic Eye & Contoured Lip
Ellarie has brought the party back into the holiday season with this bold look. We never would’ve thought to pair metallic and maroon eye shadow hues together, but we’re eager to try it now.
Bright Lip & Sparkly Eyes
If you’re into sparkles, look no further than this tutorial because Camila has got you covered. Camila shows us how to accomplish this look with glitter, glitter, and more glitter. Add a nude or light pink lip to soften the look or a purple to make it pop.
Moody Matte on Matte
If winter sparkles aren’t for you, make sure to check out this all-matte makeup how-to. Using an all-matte eye shadow palette, Sona creates a warm look to contrast the cold weather.
Boldly Neutral Eye & Lip
The nineties may get some flack for their fashion, but no one is going to dislike this grunge-inspired tutorial. Allison proves that nineties makeup can be modern by creating a versatile brown eye and lip look that can be worn to any holiday event.