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24th November 2016—Womens

How to Create the Perfect Party Eyes

Party season may be a little while away, but we think it’s fair to say you can never be too prepared! This season we’re loving statement party eyes- here are seven looks that are super easy to re-create for that special occasion. 

 

GOLD DUST
The perfect accompaniment to a metallic party ensemble, you’ll be positively twinkling with these gold lids. 
How to achieve:
1. Try our Natural Nudes palette first, applying the lightest shade from the tear duct out towards your crease.
2. Layer over the gold shade next before finishing with a smoky hue in the corner, all blended with a crease brush.
3. Apply false lashes if desired, and paint the lips a deep matte red for a classic feel. 

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FESTIVE FEELS
Who said a combo of red and green had to be conventional?
How to achieve:
1. Our 12 Shade Eyeshadow Palette will get you set in terms of your lids. Apply a plum underneath the eye and towards the corners, to meet and blend with a burgundy shade on the lid.
2. Add lashings of mascara, and highlight the start of your brow with a festive green. Finish with touches of gold for an appropriate nod to this time of the year. 

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BRONZE BEAUTY
An alternative to this season’s rose gold looks, try dustings of bronze on eyes, cheeks and lips for a futuristic approach to the festive period. 
How to Achieve: 
1. Use the blush and gold shades heavily on the lids, before adding additional glitter. 
2. Create an alternative cat eye with our Black Ink Precision Eye Liner, before using a pencil to accentuate the area under your eye. 
3. Compliment with golden face powder or highlighter, and finish with our Bronze Moisturising Lipstick

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SPRINKLES OF GLITTER
Want to think out of the box for those Christmas and New Years bashes? Add glitter, and plenty of it. 
How to Achieve:
1. Downplay things with minimal mascara and leave the rest of the face looking natural.
2. Sprinkle the lids and underneath the eyes with glitter, and use face stickers to add a touch of the ethereal.  

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MERMAID LIDS
Because there’s never been a better time to channel your inner mermaid. 
How to Achieve:
1. This look is all about mixing your metallics to create nymph-like vibes. Take a silver eyeshadow as a base and combine with a turquoise shade. 
2. Dust highlighter over the cheeks and add a simple gloss to complete the look. 

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BERRY RED
The perfect eye if you’re looking for a twist on traditional Christmas reds. 
How to Achieve:
1. Use our 12 Shade Eyeshadow Palette to re-create the look, making sure lighter hues are focused towards the tear duct. 
2. Make a statement by going below the eye and above the crease, blending with a brush. 
3. Add false lashes if desired.  

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THE ULTIMATE SMOKEY EYE
An MUA favourite, the smokey eye is a timeless choice come party time. 
How to Achieve:
1. Our Smokey Purple Eyeshadow Palette makes it super simple to re-create this look. 
2. Add the perfect feline flick with liquid eyeliner, and finish with a dewy lip. 

34761 Photo Credit: [Instagram] makeupbyalinna, Imgur, [Tumblr] ofwelshkings, Schonmagazine, [Instagram] karissa_mua, Linda Hallberg 

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