Sunday again and it’s well and truly Christmas Party season! I have to admit, I’m not a massive one for Christmas parties – they mostly don’t happen on Skye anyway as all the businesses are so small! But when I do get the chance, I do like to head out for cocktails with friends and, of course, your festive face must be fierce AF.

So this week I thought I’d do a look inspired by a traditional Christmas colour scheme – red and gold! You could make this look a little more muted by adding a nude lip instead of the red, but I love to go all out at this time of year, so red won hands down.

When working with glitter, it’s a good idea to do your eyes first because you’ll get a ton of fall out! Then you can just clean up with some Micellar and a cotton pad and do your base as normal. This is also the perfect moment to sharpen up those lines on the outer corners.

For a full list of products used, see below 🙂






Lips: Mac Lipstick in Red Rock

For Christmas you can never go wrong with a bit of glitter and a red lip. It’s a real oldie but a goodie if you ask me. Plus it’s a great excuse to use all those eyeshadows that are that bit too sparkly for every day! You could obviously make this look even more wearable by using a shadow instead of a red glitter, or using a neutral shade instead of the gold, but for Christmas parties and cocktail nights, I don’t think you can beat a full on festive face of fierceness!


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