Need Some Festive Glamour? Try This Sexy Christmas Makeup Look

17 Materials
$20
20 Minutes
Easy

It’s the season for get-togethers, events, and some much-needed festivities. What better way to look fabulous than to spruce up your makeup routine with this sexy Christmas makeup?


This Christmas glam makeup look is so easy and quick to recreate; you’ll definitely thank me later! Ready to see my festive makeup tips? Page down and let’s get to it.

Tools and materials:

  • Color corrector
  • Foundation
  • Bronzer
  • Concealer
  • Translucent powder
  • Blush
  • Highlighter
  • Contour
  • Light eyeshadow
  • Rose gold eyeshadow/stick
  • Shimmer powder
  • Assorted brushes
  • Red lipstick
  • False eyelashes
  • Mascara
  • Eyelash curler
  • Tweezers
Applying color corrector to the face

1. Add color corrector

Before we start glamming it up, let’s work at the base, so we have a nice canvas to work with. If you have spots and an uneven skin tone like I do, then go ahead and apply a color corrector to all the areas you’d like to cover up. 

Orange color corrector on the face

Orange color corrector takes care of purple-blue dark circles under the eyes and any dullness in the skin.

Blending foundation with a makeup sponge

2. Add foundation

Now, add your favorite foundation and make sure to blend everything together for a more natural look. I’m using a makeup sponge to dab and pat the foundation evenly. 

Brightening under the eyes with concealer

3. Add concealer

To give your under eyes a brightening effect, go ahead and apply your favorite concealer.

Setting concealer with translucent powder

Then, set your concealer with translucent powder. 

Filling in eyebrows

4. Do your eyebrows

One of my best festive makeup tips is to make sure your eyebrows get a little TLC. Go ahead and fill them in with a color that resembles your hair color. 

Applying a light nude eyeshadow to lids

5. Do the eyes

Apply a light, nude eyeshadow to your eyes.


Tip: For an easy holiday look, the aim is to keep the eyes light and focus on the lips. 

Festive makeup tips

Now, I’m using a rose gold eyeshadow stick. You can use this or an eyeshadow, and whatever you have on hand will work. Apply it to your whole mobile eyelid. 

Xmas makeup ideas


Blending a taupe color on the eye crease

Then, for the crease area, go ahead and use a taupe color to add some depth and dimension. 

Applying dark brown eyeshadow as eyeliner

Instead of using eyeliner, add a darker brown eyeshadow to your lower lash line. 

Christmas glam makeup

Dab a touch of shimmer to the inner corners of your eyes. 

Curling lashes with an eyelash curler

No Christmas glam makeup look is complete without beautiful lashes. So, go ahead and curl your lashes. 

Applying mascara

Add one layer of mascara.

Adding contour to the cheeks

6. Add the finishing touches

While my mascara dries, I decided it would be a good time to add some contour to my cheeks. 

Wiping off excess powder with a fluffy brush

Then, with a fluffy brush, wipe off all the excess powders. 

Applying bronzer to the face

Lightly add your favorite bronzer to the sides of your face. 

Applying blush to the cheeks

Don’t forget the blush! 

Applying highlight to the tip of the nose


Applying highlighter to the face

Next, use a highlighter on the tip of your nose, inner corner of your eyes and a little just under your eye area, on the sides. 

Applying false lashes

Now that your mascara is dry apply fake eyelashes. 

Applying mascara onto false lashes

Apply more mascara to bond the lashes and make it look cohesive. 

Christmas holiday makeup looks

7. Apply lipstick

Get out your favorite red lipstick or lipgloss and apply a generous layer to your lips. 

Sexy Christmas makeup with red lipstick

Christmas makeup ideas

Now, all you’ve got to do is let your hair down and have fun at your next holiday party! What do you think of this easy sexy Christmas makeup?


I really love it; it’s definitely shiny and glam in all the right places. Plus, the red lip is really what gives this Christmas glam makeup look a beautiful effect. I hope you enjoyed these Xmas makeup ideas! See you next time. 




Products used

Suggested materials:

  • Color corrector
  • Foundation
  • Bronzer
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