Whether you decide to go out this holiday season to celebrate with family and friends, or stay in for a Zoom Holiday event, we have you covered! Here are some bright, colorful eyeshadow looks you should consider for the holidays!
Many of these Christmas makeup looks will have you wearing bold colors with a dab of sparkle and shimmer. If you feel like being spontaneous, you may consider green or red eye looks. It is a perfect time to get creative and bold for the holidays!
Here’s a quick outline of how to apply a bold, bright eyeshadow look this holiday season.
Step 1: Apply Neutral Eyeshadow Color
Start by applying a neutral eyeshadow color to the crease of your eyelid, This will help you create a guideline for yourself, so you know not to bring the color above the eyelid crease.
Step 2: Go Darker
Apply a darker neutral eyeshadow color underneath your crease and then take a clean brush to blend the colors together.
Step 3: Go Green
Now, the fun part! Applying the green eyeshadow. Consider “Kia” from the Saharan Eyeshadow Palette by Juvia’s Place, and apply directly with your fingertip. Then take a makeup brush and diffuse into the brown/neutral crease color.
Step 4: Apply a Black Eyeshadow
For the outer corner, you will take any dark color, consider “Chad” from the Saharan Palette by Juvia’s Place, and apply in layers to your liking.
Step 5: An Eyeshadow Brush is Key
To blend the black eyeshadow back into the crease, take an eyeshadow brush and lightly grab some of a neutral eyeshadow color and blend.
This can be difficult, so take your time!
Step 6: Glitter Eyeshadow
Glitter time! Apply by dabbing lightly on your eyelid and on top of the green eyeshadow.
Step 7: Smudge Away!
Combine a light and dark neutral eyeshadow color and smudge to the bottom of your eyelashes to give you an exotic look.
If you feel so inclined to, you may consider adding some fake eyelashes to complete the look. :)
Don’t know which palettes to use? Our favorite palettes are the following:
The Nomad Eyeshadow Palette
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This palette is great if you are looking for a nude, earth-toned, bold Christmas makeup look. It is a perfect combination of striking shimmer, deep merlot and smooth chocolate shades.
This colorful eyeshadow palette could go well with any holiday look, either wearing jeans and a nice blouse or a festive holiday dress.
Here are some combinations you can use with this palette:
- Yellow and brown
- Brown and any of the shimmer shades
- Nude and dark brown (for a smoky eye look)
The Wahala 2 Eyeshadow Palette
This vibrant, colorful eyeshadow palette is an excellent choice with several shimmery options for your Christmas makeup look. This palette would be perfect if you are looking for a mesmerizing, bold, bright eyeshadow look.
Here are some combinations you can use within this palette:
- Egba Mi and 419
- Egba Mi and Periodt
- Any nude and any of the shimmer shades
Nubian Earth Palette
This palette is one of the most colorful palettes that is highly pigmented for a bright eyeshadow look. Step into that holiday party with these bright earth colors.
You can use any of these colors in combination with each other to create a fun bright look.
Good luck! Make sure to tag us so we can see what you come up with this holiday season. Use hashtags #JuviasPlaceHolidayLook #JuviasPlaceHolidayEye