With Christmas only a few weeks away, there’ll surely be a lineup of engagements to keep your season exciting. Whether you’re catching drinks with friends, attending concerts, parties, or family get-togethers, it’s really important to master the art of “quick-ready.” For those who don’t know, that’s getting ready in record time. While most things are relatively easy to get by, makeup seems to be one thing that drags on and on. Not anymore! With these easy makeup looks, you’ll surely be well prepared to get through all your holiday engagements without breaking a sweat!
If you’re in search of makeup looks that can be done in under 15 minutes, then this list is all you need. In addition, you don’t need a ton of products to nail these looks as each requires only a handful of products. That means layers upon layers are a no-no, rather a natural-looking finish is a result every time. You already know (or maybe not) that the eyes and skin are inarguably the core of a great look, so these easy makeup looks show you how to get them right in no time. Now, that’s a holiday gift.
Check out 6 easy makeup looks to try this holiday for a quick slay…
#1. The perfect pout
Considering all the eating and drinking you’ll undertake during this period, it’s only fitting that you ensure your lipstick says put. Learn three interesting techniques for applying your favorite lipstick that’s so easy even a beginner will nail it.
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#2. Natural-looking brows
Natural-looking brows are going to be relevant today, tomorrow, and forever. This is because, in as much as beauty trends come and go, a classy look that plays up your God-given gifts will always be right. This is the definition of timeless. So rather than spending hours in front of a mirror trying to make your brows what they’re not, why not use a few products to make them what they really are? You can keep the rest of your makeup subtle or opt for a classic red lipstick for an extra pop. Learn how to draw natural-looking brows below.
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#3. Easiest wing eyeliner
Let’s be honest, there’s something irresistible about a well-drawn winged eyeliner. It seems to draw you in without even trying. While this is certainly a look to strut in through this holiday, it’s not famous for being the easiest thing to accomplish. Luckily, beauty influencer, Lisa Joy shows you how to easily draw a winged eyeliner to the amazement of your family and friends, particularly if you have hooded eyes.
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#4. Effortless soft skin finish
We all want the makeup look that makes it look like we’re not trying too hard. The key to this is to focus on creating a soft skin finish that involves blending and products that sink flawlessly into your skin. This should be obvious as everyone can attest to how unappealing a heavy-foundation look can be. Don’t let this be you this Christmas, let Dimma Umeh teach you how to accomplish a super soft finish.
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#5. Just a few products needed
Did you know that you don’t need to break the bank to purchase makeup products? Of course! With only a handful of products, you can create a stunning look that’ll keep you glowing and slaying this holiday. Slim Reshae teaches how to create natural makeup with a beginner’s kit in simple steps. Keep watching if you want to take your makeup game up a notch.
#6. Easy eyelashes/falsies
If you’re feeling a little fancy and want to spice up your look further, eyelashes are a really sexy way to go about it. YouTuber, the famous Lorissa Nelson shares a short tutorial on how to wear lashes like a pro. All you need for this are some lash glue, a pair of tweezers, and lashes. It’s as simple as 1…2…3.
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Bonus Tip: Quick hair day
Now that your makeup is set, get your hair fixed just as quickly. It starts the night before, but beauty influencer Tupo swears by these hairstyles, how easy they are, and their diversity. Natural hair? No problem, these hairstyles are quick and easy.
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