Love is in the air again and Valentine’s day is just around the corner and that means it is time to start dreaming up new romantic makeup looks. Whether you are going out on a date night with your valentine, watching a movie at home solo or making it a friends celebration, there are myriad, gorgeous makeup ideas to try. We have done the legwork for you and found stunning beauty options for you to choose. Keep scrolling to find a wealth of Valentine’s day inspired makeup looks, including classic smokey eyes, soft glam, and many more.
Classic Smokey Eyes
The classic smokey eye never goes out of style and suits everyone. It adds a dose of instant glam to any look and contrary to popular belief it is quite easy to create. Be it a cocktail party, an evening out with your girl pals or even a date, a smokey eye adds a sultry quotient to your look and especially on the Valentine’s day.
Soft Pink Lips
Valentine’s Day often feels like the perfect occasion to whip out your beloved red bullet, but if you feel like it is overdone then it is time to make that change. That is where a soft pink lipstick can really give your look some pop. It is a staple lip colour that is not a severe departure from your favourite red, but it offers its own unique flair. Soft pink lips at this time of year can be soft and sweet, or totally bold and daring, depending on the shade you choose.
The reverse cat eye has femme fatale written all over it. This look has just the right amount of drama that makes it suitable for everything from day to date night on the Valentine’s Day. It’s simple, yet bold with a minimalist approach that will define the beautiful shape of your eyes and emit major boss babe vibes.
Just a step above the no makeup, makeup look, is the soft glam. Soft glam is makeup application where there are no hard lines or in other words, beauty products are blended in very well and the look is achieved without the presence of contoured lines, heavy lip or eyeliner, or sharp, filled-in eyebrows. Despite the absence of heavy makeup, the look is not completely natural, it is an elevated version of yourself. The timing could not be better as the Valentine’s day is approaching to rock this look.
Dewy skin has spawned countless beauty trends you have likely heard about, including glass skin and honey skin, which have only made everyone’s collective desire to get dewy makeup and skin more pronounced. Therefore with Valentine’s day approaching, there is no better time to turn to hydrating formulas for a dewy makeup look. Just imagine how amazing your luminous-looking skin will appear against a candlelit backdrop during your date.
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