- By: Dezayno
- On: November 9,2022
Christmas can be a fun time! With the holiday season just behind the horizon, there is not much time left for reflection. Any time we plan and prepare our beauty looks for parties, get-togethers, and different occasions and Christmas is the perfect time to get it done. So, if you’re looking for some festive and fun Christmas makeup ideas, you’ve come to the right place.
Get your makeup supplies ready to sleigh the look this holiday season!
35+ Christmas Makeup Ideas For You!
From glittery eyeshadow to red lips, there are plenty of ways to get into the holiday spirit with your Christmas makeup look. Here are a few ideas to get you started:
1. Sparkly Christmas Makeup Look
For a subtle Christmas look, try sparkly eyeshadow in a festive color like green and gold. Finish the look with red rhinestones.
Makeup Products Used: Glitter eyeshadow palette, foundation, blush, highlighter, peach lipstick, eyeliner, and mascara.
2. Dramatic Xmas Makeup Look
If you want something more dramatic, go for a smokey eye using shades of silver and gray. And to add drama, pick the maroon shade for the upper crease and glitters to give the final touch.
Makeup Products Used: Matte and shimmer eyeshadow palette, brow pencil, mascara, false lashes, and glitter eyeliner.
3. Glittery Christmas Makeup Idea
If you really want to stand out, try a glittery cat eye or some sparkly false eyelashes. Whatever look you choose, make sure you have fun with it and let your personality shine through!
Makeup Products Used: Glitter eyeshadow palette, glitter lipstick, foundation, highlighter, blusher, bronzer, and mascara.
4. Classic Matte Red Lips
Go for a festive red lip. A classic red lip is always a good choice for Christmas. Add a touch of glitter or shimmer to really make it stand out.
Makeup Products Used: Shimmer eyeshadow palette, false lashes, red matte lipstick, highlighter, blusher, contour, foundation, black eyeliner, and mascara.
5. Metallic Smokey Eye Christmas Look
If you want something a little more unique, try a metallic smokey eye. This is a great option for those who want to experiment with makeup but don’t want to go too over the top. Simply apply a metallic eyeshadow all over your lid, then blend out the edges with a darker shade. Add some mascara and you’re good to go!
Makeup Products Used: Matte lipstick, eyeshadow palette, highlighter, contour, bronzer, eyeliner, and mascara.
6. Glitter Wings
Glittery eye makeup is perfect for a festive night out. Start with a primer to help the glitter stay in place, then use an eyeshadow brush to apply it to your lid. Add some mascara and you’re good to go!
Makeup Products Used: Glitter eyeliner, nude eyeshadow palette, nude lipstick, mascara, false lashes, highlighter, and blusher.
7. Subtle Pastel
Go for a natural makeup look. If you’re not into wearing a lot of makeup, that’s okay! A best nude lip and some mascara are all you need to look gorgeous on Christmas.
Makeup Products Used: Mascara, blusher, highlighter, pastel lipstick, and eyeshadow palette.
8. Elegant Beauty
A glowing complexion with a touch of highlighter. Go for the red lips, black winged eyeliner, and red glossy lipstick to get this look!
Makeup Products Used: Classic red lipstick, black eyeliner, highlighter, mascara, shimmer eyeshadow palette, and Kohl pencil.
9. Blotted Lips and Brushed-Up Brows
Looking for a simple yet sophisticated look? Try brushing up your brows for definition and blotting your lips for the finished look. If possible try bold brows with a touch of shimmer.
Makeup Products Used: Maroon lipstick, black eyeliner, false lashes, highlighter, and smokey eyeshadow palette.
10. Sculpted Blush
Flushed cheeks with a touch of gloss are all you need to slay the Christmas makeup look!
Makeup Products Used: Peach blusher, nude lipstick, mascara, eyeliner, and nude eyeshadow palette.
11. Go for Dark Shades for Christmas Makeup Look
Whether you’re going for a natural look or something more glam, dark shades are a great option for Christmas makeup. They can help to create a sultry, smoky eye or a bold, dramatic lip. And because they’re so versatile, they’ll work well with any outfit.
Makeup Products Used: Dark shade eyeshadow palette, dark lipstick, and glitter eyeliner.
12. Dark Gold Eyes + Dark Lips
Whether you’re wearing a little black dress or a festive red and green ensemble. So if you’re looking for some inspiration for your Christmas makeup, why not try out a few dark shades?
Makeup Products Used: Red lipstick, golden eyeshadow, black eyeliner, and mascara.
13. Green Eyeshadows with Red lips
For a classic Christmas look, try green butterfly eyeshadow with glossy red lips.
Makeup Products Used: Pearls, green eyeshadow palette, lip gloss, mascara, and lipstick.
14. Bejewelled Smoky Eyes
For a more glamorous look, try a smokey eye with a nude or red lip. Make your look holiday or festive-ready with rhinestones or jewels on your eyelids.
Makeup Products Used: Shimmer eyeshadow palette, black eyeliner, nude glossy lipstick, highlighter, blusher, and jewels.
15. Glitter Lip As Christmas Makeup Ideas
If you want something fun and festive, try a shimmery eye and glittery lips. This look or combo is ideal for a Christmas party at your office or family house.
Makeup Products Used: Glitter lipstick, shimmery eyeshadow palette, black eyeliner, and mascara.
16. Candy Cane Eye Makeup Look
Candy cane is an essential element of Christmas. Having it as your makeup look will definitely scream the Christmas vibes. It isn’t hard to create the candy cane makeup look, just the eyeliner with its color will also do the work.
Makeup Products Used: Red and white eyeliner, red lipstick, glitter and shimmer eyeshadow palette, and mascara.
17. Pink Holiday Eyeshadow
Christmas holidays are perfect for trying new makeup and upgrading your skills. What do you think about the pink makeup overall?
Makeup Products Used: Pink eyeshadow palette, pearls, pink lipstick, pink eyeliner, blusher, and highlighter.
18. Christmas Cut Crease
One can never go wrong with the cut crease eye makeup look. This eyeshadow has all the Christmas colors and gives out party vibes.
Makeup Products Used: Multicolor eyeshadow palette, white eyeliner, nude lipstick, highlighter, and blusher.
19. Holiday Glam
Glam up yourself with this holiday glam makeup look. You can see here the model went for red eyeshadow and green lower lash shadow and highlighted the inner corner for that glam.
Makeup Products Used: Eyeshadow palette, maroonish red lipstick, false lashes, mascara, highlighter, and blusher.
20. Popsicle Lips with Christmas Makeup Look
Popsicle lips are nothing but the famous Korean ombre lips. You can pick the popsicle lips with your Christmas makeup this year. Also, you can count this look as a gingerbread makeup look!
Makeup Products Used: Lipstick, lip gloss, orange eyeshadow palette, white face paint or eyeliner, and highlighter.
21. Christmas Makeup Ideas with Snowflakes
Snowflakes have a solid connection with Christmas. Christmas comes during the winter season when snow falls. Hence, it is evident to use snowflakes as an element in the Christmas makeup ideas.
Makeup Products Used: red lipstick, lip gloss, white face paint or eyeliner, mascara, highlighter, blusher, and false lashes.
22. Winged Liner
Winged liner never goes out of trend! Use the OG red and green colors for this Christmas makeup look and add the detailing too!
Makeup Products Used: Black eyeliner, eyeshadow palette (with red and green shades), false lashes, mascara, highlighter, blusher, and red lipstick.
23. Candy Cane Eyeliner
Do it like Katy Perry! The classic candy cane eyeliner for the Christmas party is all you need to look glamorous. For this look, she went with classic red lipstick, and candy cane eyeliner. Everything else is just subtle.
Makeup Products Used: Classic red lipstick, red and white eyeliner (or you can even use lip liner), false lashes, mascara, highlighter, blusher, and nude eyeshadow palette.
24. Graphic Liner
Play around with liner and create this magnificent graphic eyeliner look for the Christmas party at your friend’s house!
Makeup Products Used: Black eyeliner, shimmer eyeshadow palette, lipstick, highlighter, and blusher.
25. Christmas Lights Makeup Look
Don’t just light up your home, this Christmas light up your face with the Christmas lights makeup look. Use face paint to trace your blueprint. The black smokey eye enhances the overall look.
Makeup Products Used: Face paint, lipstick, smokey eyeshadow palette, highlighter, false lashes, and eyeliner.
26. Mistletoe Eye Makeup
Mistletoe is another amazing and creative Christmas makeup idea that will get you compliments and head turns at the party!
Makeup Products Used: Green and red eyeshadow palette, black eyeliner, highlighter, brow pencil, and mascara.
27. Santa Eyeshadow Makeup Look
Get the Santa’s hat featured on your eyelids. Yes, go for the eyeshadow look that represents Santa’s hat.
Makeup Products Used: Shimmery and glittery eyeshadow palette, highlighter, blusher, mascara, and white eyeliner.
28. Gingerbread Makeup Look
Gingerbread is another important element of Christmas. So, after mistletoe, go for the gingerbread makeup look this year.
Makeup Products Used: Multicolor eyeshadow palette, highlighter, blusher, mascara, false lashes, liner, and face paint.
29. Shades of Blue
Play around with blue shades in your palette and create a look that will mesmerize everyone!
Makeup Products Used: Blue eyeshadow palette, false lashes, mascara, black eyeliner, highlighter, and blusher.
30. Rose Quartz Shadows
The rose quartz eyeshadow look is one of the most iconic Christmas makeup ideas. The cupid’s arrow with the heart and clouds make your face look like a canvas and rose quartz eyeshadow elevates the look.
Makeup Products Used: Red lipstick, face paint, highlighter, blusher, multicolor eyeshadow palette, and mascara.
31. Earthy Greens
Earthy green is a color that represents nature. You can wear this eyeshadow with your red outfit and look nature inspired!
Makeup Products Used: Green eyeshadow palette, mascara, eyeliner, false lashes, highlighter, and blusher.
32. Wine Lips
One can never go wrong with wine lips and shimmery eyes for the Christmas party look. Adorn this beautiful look to the party and be a center or attraction!
Makeup Products Used: Shimmery eyeshadow palette, eyeliner, wine lipstick, highlighter, blusher, and mascara.
33. Sparkly Copper Eyes
Copper eyeshadow look never goes out of trend! Whether you are planning to put on western attire or the perfect party gown, this look will complement both.
Makeup Products Used: copper eyeshadow palette, nude lipstick, highlighter, blusher, and mascara.
34. Winged-Out Grey Shimmers
This is a bit bold look, but will surely get you compliments for the artistic approach. The rhinestones elevate the entire look.
Makeup Products Used: Grey eyeshadow palette, rhinestones, black eyeliner, highlighter, nude lipstick, and blusher.
35. The Two-Toned Christmas EyeShadow Look
Next one among all the Christmas makeup ideas on the list is the two-toned look. This eyeshadow look has been around in the industry for quite a few years now and is loved by everyone!
Makeup Products Used: Red lipstick, highlighter, blusher, brow pencil, mascara, and eyeshadow palette.
Christmas Makeup Tips For 2023
Christmas – a holiday season, and a season or time of the year, when you need to do the makeup most. You can’t go out without looking fabulous, can you? And also, why should you? Here are some professional tips Christmas makeup tips for you to slay the looks you saw above:
- Cut the shine with blotting powder
- Use a primer to fill in lines
- Bronze your face with bronzer
- Concealer and foundation are best mixed
- Make your brows pop
- Apply lip liner to the corners and bow of your lips
- Don’t be afraid to wear a little bit more blush
Christmas Makeup Ideas Ready to Sleighhhh
Whatever makeup look you choose, make sure you have fun with it. Christmas is all about celebrating, so don’t be afraid to experiment with your makeup and try something new. There are so many Christmas makeup ideas to choose from! Whether you want to go for a natural look or something more festive, there’s an option for you.
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