Get Party Ready: Beauty Tips for the Holiday Festivities

From silky strands to sparkle galore, the holidays are your time to shine.

Story by Anna M. Park

Dare to Wear

Outsized glitter? Exaggerated cat-eye? Vamped-up lips? Yes, yes, and yes!

  • Touch in Sol Metallist Liquid Foil & Glitter Eye Shadow Duo, $25, sephora.com
  • Battington 3-D Silk Harlow Lashes, $26, battingtonlashes.com
  • Maybelline The Falsies Push Up Angel Mascara, $9.49, ulta.com
  • Milani Stay Put Matte 17hr Wear Liquid Liner, $8, milanicosmetics.com
  • The Estée Edit Metallishadow Créme + Powder, $25, sephora.com
  • Hard Candy Fierce Effect Lipstick in Black Diamond, $5, walmart.com

Get the Glow

Let your light shine in all the right places (and keep smoky eyes matte).

  • Laura Mercier Candleglow Sheer Perfecting Powder, $38, lauramercier.com
  • A.C In The Spotlight Extra Dimension Skinfinish in Show Gold, $33, maccosmetics.com
  • Urban Decay Naked Ultimate Basics, $54, ulta.com
  • Keep It Lush Whether straight or wavy, keep hair shiny, lush, and smooth.
  • Honest Beauty Honestly Polished Dry Condition + Shine Serum, $20, honestbeauty.com
  • PK Prep Plumping Cream, $33, philipkingsley.com
  • Color Wow Pop & Lock Crystallite Shellac, $18, ulta.com

Prep & Prime

Perfect your skin with these instant pick-me-ups.

  • This mask leaves behind a fine veil over skin for an instantly whiter, brighter complexion. Cledbel Gluta Power Mask, $46, hallyucosmetics.com
  • Dot on fine lines for an instant smoothing effect. DHC Quick Film Smoother, $27.50, dhccare.com

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