New Year’s Eve Makeup Ideas You’ll Actually Want to Try

You have two options for this New Year’s Eve: smudge you in your everyday black-liner-and-lip-gloss combination and ring the same in the new year, or try something unique, pretty, and new, like a matte Purple lips, flashing gold eye shadow, or silver eyeliner. No, we’re not crazy, no, you do not need a 20-year-old model to put these make-up looks, because this is New Year’s Eve, with almost no rules on New Year’s Eve.

So let your festive atmosphere sparkle, flash, we gather together the most beautiful, most makeup inspo try this New Year’s Eve. And do not worry about these looks perfect-they are bound to the smudges and slides when the ball drops – just swipe and then have fun. We promise you still look great in every dark-lit bar that night you take a photo. Click to view our favorite inspo photos, then break your flash and lipstick.

Soft Brows with Burgundy Lips
Soft Brows with Burgundy Lips
Copper Smokey Eyes
Copper Smokey Eyes
Glossy Red Lips
Glossy Red Lips
Gold-Flecked Eyes with Grape Lipstick
Gold-Flecked Eyes with Grape Lipstick
Metallic Gold Lips with Red-Rose Blush
Metallic Gold Lips with Red-Rose Blush
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new-years-eve-makeup
Smudgy-Black Liner and Shadow
Smudgy-Black Liner and Shadow