Top New Year's Eve Makeup Looks

By Hannah Prynn - 10 months ago | Updated
Top New Year's Eve Makeup Looks

With 2019 right around the corner, it’s time to start fishing out your glitzy gowns and get your party on for the biggest celebration of the year. And you’re in luck, because we've rounded up some of the prettiest makeup looks to get yourself looking seriously glam this New Year’s Eve.


1. Sultry smoke

Make your eyes the star of the show with this daring eye look. If sparkle isn’t your thing, then why not try this dark, matte smoky eye. Paired with a light nude lip, this contrasting makeup look is a sexy style that will suit everyone.

Natasha Denona Blackest Black Eyeshadow Matte

Natasha Denona Blackest Black Eyeshadow Matte

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Create enviable smokiness with this matte powder eyeshadow. It's the perfect shade to add depth and drama to a variety of makeup looks. If you want to go the extra mile, why not add some false lashes, like Eylure Strip Eyelashes Volume Petite No. 107?


2. Hollywood glam

This classic makeup look is a more understated approach to glamour. It features a bold red lip, which is the perfect shade to flaunt for the party season.

Mavala Sensation Lipstick

Mavala Sensation Lipstick

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Cheap and cheerful, this luscious lipstick boasts a satin finish and a moisturising formula, which deeply nourishes the lips. The shade Gipsy Red is deep and wearable, complimenting all skin tones. It's a must-have in our makeup bags, for sure.


3. Sparkly nude

Nude doesn’t have to be boring, and this gorgeous makeup look proves just that. The stunning rose gold colour theme features a glitter eye, fluttery lashes and a neutral lip, making the perfect girly glam.

Urban Decay Naked 3 Palette

Urban Decay Naked 3 Palette

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Boasting an abundance of rosy pink hues and soft shimmers, this pretty palette contains every shade that you could possibly need to create an enchanting eye look.


4. Gold glitter

What's better then adding some sparkle to your makeup? This statement eye is giving us serious NYE party vibes. Complete with a dusky nude lip, this shimmering look will elevate any outfit.

Yves Saint Laurent Full Metal Shadow

Yves Saint Laurent Full Metal Shadow

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Get the look with YSL's metallic eyeshadows. The easy-to-use liquid formula gives you a shimmery, pigmented finish. Shade 1 helps you to achieve a stunning gold eye in an instant.


5. Beautiful and bronzed

This neutral makeup comprises a soft, matte eye, a cat-eye flick and a glossy lip. The sun-kissed, bronze hues provide a delicate yet sophisticated finish that will compliment even the sparkliest of dresses.

Kevyn Aucoin The Lip Gloss

Kevyn Aucoin The Lip Gloss

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This gorgeous gloss is all you need to create a juicy and full-looking pout. The shade Dahliana is a creamy nude shade that’ll ensure your lips are looking top-notch for New Year’s Eve.


6. Ruby red

If you love a pop of colour, then why not try a ruby-inspired makeup look for the new year? This lovely look features a dazzling eye, nude pink pout and a poppin' highlight. We'll certainly be painting our faces to create something similar – it's one of our favourites!

touch in SOL Metallist Liquid Foil & Glitter Shadow Duo

touch in SOL Metallist Liquid Foil & Glitter Shadow Duo

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This two-toned eyeshadow stick contains a foil and glitter shade, perfect for achieving a variety of party looks. The lightweight formulas promise a long-lasting wear and a shimmery finish. Shop the Adelio shade to recreate these beautiful eyes.

So there you have it, a collection of our favourite makeup looks that you can try out for the New Year. See you in 2019!

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