It’s that time of the year when your inner glam goddess gets to shine brighter than ever – Diwali! It’s just around the corner and we can’t wait to celebrate! But wait, what’s Diwali without some stunning makeup looks that’ll make you the star of every celebration? Sounds great but wondering how? We’ve got you covered with this step-by-step guide of not one but four must-try Diwali makeup looks that will leave you stealing the spotlight, and many a hearts too. So, dust off your makeup brushes, gather your favourite cosmetics, and let’s dive into the world of glitz glam and light!
Desi Diva Delight
- Start with a flawless base by applying foundation.
- Define your eyebrows for that structured look that’s oh-so-desi.
- Play up your eyes with earthy tones like gold, brown, and bronze for added sparkle.
- Add a winged eyeliner for a classic touch.
- Don’t forget a touch of kajal for that quintessential Indian look.
- Swipe mascara for fluttery lashes.
- Add a bright red or maroon lipstick for that traditional charm. Let your lips do that talking.
- Highlight your cheekbones with a highlighter for that radiant glow.
- Finish off with a bindi for the ultimate traditional vibe.
Smokey Glitter Glam
- Begin with a smooth base using foundation.
- Shape and fill your brows for a defined look.
- Accentuate your eyes with a dark, matte eyeshadow in shades of black, grey, or deep brown for that smouldering smokey look.
- To achieve smokey eyes, blend the dark eyeshadow on the lids and smudge eyeliner for a sultry, smoked-out look.
- Add a touch of glitter on the eyelids for that extra sparkle.
- Apply a dramatic winged eyeliner and coat your lashes with mascara that will not disappoint.
- Opt for nude lipstick to keep the focus on your eyes.
- Don’t forget to contour your cheeks for added drama.
- Complete the look with some statement jewellery.
- Create a fresh, dewy base using foundation and highlighter. We highly recommend Blue Haven Tint Serum which also gives a tinted effect, like a highlighter.
- Embrace the natural look of your brows.
- Apply a vibrant, colourful eyeshadow on your lids in shades of teal, purple, or pink. Choose from this amazing palette.
- Line your eyes with a bright, contrasting eyeliner for a pop of colour.
- Add a few coats of mascara and dramatize them even further with false lashes.
- Choose a soft, pink or coral lipstick for a boho-chic finish.
- Highlight your cheekbones and add a touch of blush.
- Accessorize with a nose ring, an eclectic scarf and some bohemian-inspired jewellery.
- Begin with a radiant base using a luminous foundation and highlighter.
- Define your eyebrows for a polished look.
- Use gold and copper eyeshadows to create a dazzling eye look.
- Line your eyes with a deep brown or black eyeliner.
- A touch of shimmer on the inner corners of your eyes adds that extra shine.
- Don’t forget multiple coats of mascara for an intensified gaze.
- Opt for a warm, nude lipstick with a hint of gold for that goddess glow.
- Highlight your cheekbones and the high points of your face with Swiss Beauty Pearl Illuminator
- Accessorize with gold jewellery for the perfect golden touch.
Remember, the key to achieving these Diwali makeup looks is practice and patience. Don’t forget to complete your look with the perfect outfit and some sparkly accessories. This Diwali, let your makeup shine as brightly as the festivities, and you’ll be the centre of attention at every celebration. Happy Diali and happy glamming!