Some say it’s really important after the party, but for makeup lovers, it’s all about the previous party. A party between them (also an actual party) is only half the fun. Getting ready is an event in itself, and those who go out – like a crowd of red carpet – really get out, as you can see in their BTS footage.
For the rest of us civilians, in the evening (which we are almost in, just in case you are not warned) we will finally get a chance to play with the bold and brilliant palettes that spend most of their time sitting with their backs intact. Your beauty box. The evening event is an occasion to marvel at the experimental glamour (not what you really need), and if you are the type of person whose usual makeup is M.O. More about the range of makeup-free makeup, the holidays are the perfect opportunity to experience glittery shadows, bold lipstick or some combination of both. Just call it a friendly competition with holiday decor.
Just in case you need a reason to invite RSVP to a holiday party, here are 33 of them – bookmark this page to inspire makeup for a party to plan the look of your beauty at all your festivities. If it’s a bust, at least you will get to practice your smoky eye skills. Even if you don’t have glitter or red lipstick, you have enough metallic, matte and bright colors to work with. Scroll through this list of great party makeup, each tested and approved by the red carpet.