Products That Add a Touch Of Festive Sparkle To Your Beauty Look


There are certain things that we always bring out when the holiday season rolls around including our fairy lights, stockings, mulled wine and Christmas jumpers. We also adjust our makeup bags for the party season. Red lipstick, and red and green nail polishes are staples for the Christmas party season, and so is anything sparkly. Matte shades are fine for everyday but shimmery shades just get you into the party spirit. If you overdosed on glitter makeup when you were 12 and you are worried about it looking over the top, don’t worry, these are lots of products to add a subtle touch of sparkle to your look from eyeliners to nail varnishes. Add a bit of holiday spirit to your makeup routine with these shimmery beauty products:

Sleek Glitter Dip It Liner in Steel You don’t need five different shadows on your eyes to make them stand out. This glitter liner is all you need to draw attention to your peepers. The clear formula contains thousands of miniature glitter particles that will sparkle under the light.

Priced at £2.79

Barry M Fine Glitter Dust in Black Gold Some people are confused about loose glitter because they aren’t sure how to use it. This black gold would be brilliant for adding another dimension to your smokey eye. Try a bit in the inner corners of your eyes or blend it with your usual black shadow.

Priced at £4.59

Stila Magnificent Metals Eyeliner in Metallic Navy This blue liner is perfect for making dark eyes pop. It has a unique texture that combines a multi-dimensional finish with a smokey look. Try using it instead of your liquid liner for a feline flick.

Priced at £24.00

Urban Decay Perversion False Lashes in Glitter Calling all lash fanatics, you will not be able to resist these. The cruelty-free lashes are made out of synthetic hair with shimmer at the outer corners of the eyes. You don’t need to wear any other products when you have these on.

Priced at £12.00

Glitter Love in Midas Kiss If you want a 24-karat look, this pot needs a place in your makeup bag. You can use it on your face and body. Wear it by itself or try mixing it with other products.

Priced at £6.50

MUA Nail Polish Luxe in Glitter Odile If you’re still hesitant about putting too much glitter on your face, start off with your nails. This polish contains different sizes and shapes of glitter for a multi-tonal effect. Try one accent nail or paint all 10 for a statement mani.

Priced at £3.00

Chameleon Glow in Wax + Wane This versatile powder has multiple uses. You can use in on your cheeks, eyes and you can even try it on your lips. Apply it with your fingers for bit of shimmer, or use a brush for a bolder look.

Priced at £9.00

NYX Wicked Lippy in Trickery If you love a crazy-coloured lipstick, this is the lippy you need in your party bag. This rich green has a dazzling metallic finish. It will look like your lips are jewels.

Priced at £5.50

WAH London Glitter Effect Nail Polish in Roma’s Ruin This isn’t your average glitter nail varnish. It actually has a matte finish. Don’t worry, it is still eye-catching. Contrast it by wearing it with a traditional glitter polish.

Priced at £9.00

You’ve got your makeup sorted, now all you need is a party dress and a comfortable pair of dancing shoes.