Holiday Hair and Makeup Trends

Holiday Hair and Makeup Trends
holiday-makeup-trendThis holiday season you might say that old fashioned glitter and glamour is back. The online beauty tips web site has snooped out what’s hot this season: a modernized version of the old Hollywood glamour look.

Holiday Hair and  Makeup Trend #1: Healthy Bronzed Skin

It may be cold and snowy out but you’ll look like you just flew in from sunny California. Achieve the look with a tinted moisturizer or bronzing powder.

Holiday Hair and Makeup Trend #2: Sparkling Eyes

Forget twinkle toes. Make your eyes the center of attention with a little sparkle. Achieve the bare essential makeup look with glitter eye shadow and eye liner, optional: apply jeweled false eyelashes.

Holiday Hair and Makeup Trend #3: Glossy Lips

Plain lips become beautiful lips that look moist and dreamy with the right shade and lots of shine. Achieve the look with shiny lipstick in shades of pink or plum, or use a non-color gloss over a subtle shade of lipstick.

Holiday Hair and Makeup Trend #4: Upswept Hair and Loose Waves

A casual upswept do adds a bit of sophistication to your holiday look minerals makeup. Achieve the look by sectioning hair into two parts–below and above the ear. Twist and pin the bottom section into a tight bun. Sweep the top half back and tease out individual strands of hair. Loose waves bring back the 1930s era with style. Achieve the look with a large barrel curling iron.

Holiday Hair and Makeup Trend #5: Glitter Nails

All that glitters is golden for nails this season. Glitter adds the perfect finishing touch to beautifully manicured hands. Achieve the look with tinted or clear glitter nail polish. Or, add jeweled rhinestones to polished nails.

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  1. Curvy Confidence Editor, Limarie Lewis

    December 1, 2009 at 2:17 pm

    I never do the bronzed skin look but love the look. I guess I think that it would probably look to obvious on me.
    Shimmery eyes is great and also, sparkly hair accessories and flowers really look pretty.
    Glossy lips always looks great, especially when its cold out!
    I love the look of glittered toes, looks great on top of a french manicure..very divalicious 😉

  2. Editor, Stephanie Penn-Danforth

    December 1, 2009 at 2:34 pm

    I’ve recently started doing the bronze look and I love love love it!! I have one of those bronzers with different color lines and when you blend them together they’re perfect. I also use certain colors for eye shimmer too.

  3. AcculpDuh

    December 29, 2009 at 11:27 pm

    good one! i just added another emo backgrounds for my blog

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