The prettiest makeup for your New Year’s Eve Festivities — whether you are staying in or going out on the town — is gorgeous glow and sexy shimmer. We took inspiration from supermodel Chanel Iman who has a plethora of looks in her portfolio of glamour. We picked the prettiest looks that you can easily replicate with the budget-friendly products that we have tried and tested.
1. Glowing Skin
Nothing is prettier that a natural glow. Except a faux glow…
Try: NYX Liquid Illuminator in Gleam $7.50
Capture that sexy glow with our lightweight, multi-functional illuminator. Use as a foundation base or over cheekbones, décolletage, or cupids bow for that refreshing luminosity that’ll have everyone talking.
2. Sparkling Silver Eyes
Simply “line” your eyes with a shimmer powder or a glittery eyeliner. Add lots of mascara for the ultimate flirty eye.
Try: NYC Sparkle Eye Dust in Diamond Dust $3.99
High shimmering loose powder eye shadow. The ultra soft formula, which is highly concentrated in multi-reflective pearls, creates maximum iridescence.
Try: IMAN Luxury Liquid Eyeliner in Platinum $11
Luxurious, long wearing liquid eyeliner enhanced with sparkling gem-toned micro-pigments.
3. Golden Glow Eyes
Not a silver girl? Then go for the gold and bronze!
Try: Essence Cosmetics All About Sunrise Eyeshadow Palette $4.99
A gorgeous look is guaranteed by the eyeshadow palettes with six trendy colors each. The smooth texture of the eyeshadows contains shimmering, matt and metallic effects – for endless looks.
Try: Milani Bella Gold Eyeshadow $4.49
Rich, vibrant color that glides on in a single stroke, delivering a stunning multi-dimensional effect.
4. Shimmering Lips
Go bold or go nude, but let it shimmer!
Try: NYX Glam Lipgloss Aqua Luxe in VIP $4.99
Amplify your look from gloomy to glam instantly with a kick of intense shimmer and chromaticity to vivify your iconic look! Adds an immense color payoff as well as extra shine and sparkle.
Try: CoverGirl Lip Perfection Jumbo Gloss Balm in Ballet Twist $7.99
Treat your lips to a lip balm fortified with shea and mango butters for a smooth look with a hint of color.