Want to get your red, white and blue on this July 4th? Whether you’re at a backyard barbecue or spending time with bae, here are some ways you can kick up your makep look to help you get into get into the patriotic spirit.
The easiest way to show some love is rocking a red lip. Or if you’re feeling adventurous try blue. Make sure your complexion is on point so your lips take center stage. These Luxe picks are oh-so trendy and not at all costumey.
Charlotte Tilbury Hot Lips 2.0
Patsy Red ($37)
Lancome Color Design
Stiletto Red ($25)
Ruby Woo ($17.50)
Kat Von D Studded Kiss Creme Lipstick
The Eyes Have It
Go subtle or dramatic with a cobalt blue or sassy red eye shadow. Sweep it all over the lid for maximum impact or just in the crease and outer corner for a more subtle effect. Add a touch of color by pairing a blue or white eyeliner or colored mascara with a neutral eye shadow.
NYX Primal Colors Eye-shadow
Hot Red ($5)
Inglot Colour Play Mascara
Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Pencil
e.l.f. Stardust Glitter Eye Liner
Add a pop of color on the apples of your cheeks to pull it all together. Use a big, fluffy brush to sweep color upward towards the hairline. These Luxe faves of the moment are worth trying.
Exhibit A ($30)
YSL Couture Blush
02 Rouge A Porter ($42)