Decorating for Christmas does not have to stop at the tree and your home. Christmas is a great time to go all out with lots of colours and glitter. Bring a touch of the Christmas spirit to your makeup with these gorgeous Christmas makeup looks. So whether you are attending a virtual party with your colleagues or have an intimate family gathering with your closest family and friends, these simple Christmas makeup looks have got you covered.
1. Au naturel
If you are one of those who prefers the no-makeup or natural makeup look, start your Christmas makeup by using a dewy primer to add a luminous glow to your complexion. Skip the foundation and go straight in with a brightening concealer for a natural, skin-like finish. Find your perfect concealer shade match with the Maybelline Foundation Finder tool to make sure it blends seamlessly into your skin. Next, add the tiniest amount of blush to the apples of your cheeks and give your skin a natural flush. Go easy on the eye, try to keep them as simple as possible for nailing the no-makeup look. And finally, enhance the natural color of your lips by applying a tinted lip balm.
2. Shimmer and shine
Start by doing your base makeup as usual. One of the most season-appropriate Christmas eye looks can be created by using the vivid green eyeshadow from the Maybelline New City Mini Eyeshadow Palette – Central Park Brights. Follow this step with the Maybelline Tattoo Studio Gel Eyeliner Pencil – Sparkling silver to achieve a show-stopping eye makeup look to get you in the holiday mood. Achieve lengthening, volumizing, and dramatic lashes with the Maybelline New York Lash Lift Waterproof Mascara. Complete this look with a lip shade of your choice from a wide range of Maybelline lipsticks.
3. Shimmer and shine
A glittery and shimmery eye makeup look should definitely be on your makeup roster this Christmas season. And don’t worry if you are a makeup newbie, this Christmas look is actually super simple! We recommend doing your eye makeup first to keep your base makeup free from glittery fallout. Start by shaping your eyebrows and then usethe glitter shades from Maybelline City Mini Eyeshadow Palette all over your eyelid for a shimmery yet easy Christmas makeup look. Finish off this look by using the Maybelline Colossal Bold Liner and take your eye makeup up a notch. Bring the twinkling city lights home with this glittery eye makeup!
4. All things red
Everywhere you look at Christmas time you’ll see splashes of red. Embrace this festive color in your Christmas makeup look by going for the wine or rose shade of blush from the Maybelline Fit Me Mono Blush collection. Keep your eyes simple with a winged eye look by using the Maybelline Hyper Glossy Liquid Eyeliner and add focus on your lip makeup by lining your lips with the Maybelline Color Sensational Shaping Lip Liner to add an instant definition to your lips. Opt for a lip shade from the Maybelline Superstay Matte Link Liquid Lipstick Rouge Reds range to complete this classic perfect Christmas look.
5. Festive glam
To go full glam, use the golden and deep brown eyeshadow shades from the Maybelline 24K Nudes Eyeshadow Palette and add intense drama to your eyes by outlining them with the Maybelline Colossal Kajal Super Black. For thick and voluminous lashes, use the Maybelline Lash Sensational Waterproof Mascara and prevent leaving streaks down your face as you dance the night away. For this glamorous Christmas face makeup, add an eye-catching glow to your face by adding a bold and bright highlighter to your face makeup. Complete this stunning yet super easy Christmas makeup look by going for deep lip shades such as .
Find your perfect Christmas makeup look by trying on various lips, face and eye shades virtually on the Maybelline Virtual Try-On tool. This will make the process much easier and help you pick the right products to look and feel your best this festive season. Experiment with various styles from subtle to bold with Maybelline and find the the perfect inspiration for every mood, party and personality!