New Year’s Eve is one of our favourite nights of the year – there’s nothing better than getting together with your nearest and dearest to celebrate the year that was and welcome the year to come.
So, whether you’re hitting the beach, having a romantic night in, or ringing in 2015 at a glamorous party, we’ve listed our top three makeup looks to suit the occasion.
Follow our step-by-step tips on achieving the makeup look for your 2014/2015 new year.
BEACH PARTY Makeup Look
STEP 1 EYES: Using the medium brown from the Triple Cognac PurePressed Eye Shadow Trio, apply as a colour wash to the eyelid, sweep colour through the crease of the eye and apply a soft wash underneath the lower lash line using the Crease Brush. Highlight inner corners of the eye using the lightest shade in Triple Cognac PurePressed Eye Shadow Trio. Using the White Eye Pencil line the inside of the eye.
STEP 2 LASHES: Apply two coats of Black Onyx PureLash Mascara to the top lashes.
STEP 3 CHEEKS: Apply Connection In Touch Cream Blush to the apples of the cheeks using the Blending Brush.
STEP 4 LIPS: Stain lips using L.A Just Kissed Lip Plumper and add a slick of Iced Mocha PureGloss Lip Gloss.
COCKTAIL PARTY Makeup Look
STEP 1 BROWS: Comb brows into place, then using both the wax and row powder from Brunette Bitty Brow Kit, apply to brows creating a strong defined brow.
STEP 2 EYELINER: Apply Black Jelly Jar Gel Eye Liner along the top lash line using the Angled Eye Liner Brush, extending slightly on the outer corner.
STEP 3 LASHES: Apply two coats of Black Ice Longest Lash Thickening and Lengthening Mascara to top lashes.
STEP 4 LIPS: To create a diffused matte pink stained lip use Craze Lip Fixation – the lip stain end only. Blend using a cotton tip or lip brush.
ROMANTIC NIGHT IN Makeup Look
STEP 1 EYES: Apply Wink PurePressed Eye Shadow to the entire lid and blend through crease of the eye using the Crease Brush.
STEP 2 BROWS: Groom and define brows by using both the wax and brow powder from Brunette Bitty Brow Kit.
STEP 3 LASHES: Apply two coats of PureLash Lengthening Mascara in Jet Black to top and bottom lashes.
STEP 4 CHEEKS: Give cheeks a soft peach flush using Copper Wind PurePressed Blush using the Dome Brush.
STEP 5 LIPS: Create a nude lip firstly using your complexion powder shade, apply a dusting to help mute natural pigment in the lips, complete the matte lip look by applying a layer of Craving Lip Fixation, the stain only.
So which look will it be for you this New Year’s Eve? Share your stunning NYE makeup looks with us on Instagram, hashtag #janeiredaleNYE2014.
Cheers to the year that was and the hopes and dreams of the year to come … May