Festive Holiday Makeup

Makeup maestro François Nars dreams up the most stunning, festive looks to rock right now.

model in bright red lips and green eyeshadow
Celebrating 15 years of his visionary beauty brand, makeup maestro François Nars dreams up the most stunning, festive looks to rock right now.
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Festive Makeup
"It's boring to stick to rules. If you can pull off dramatic eyes and lips, go for it. Just do it well," says Nars. Feeling more modest? Pair a bold red lip with blue or green mascara instead.
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Festive Makeup
To prevent shadows from reading too prom, accent your eyes with black liner.
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Festive Makeup
With a monotone makeup palette, add a shimmery accent—on eyelids or the Cupid's bow—to highlight your best feature.
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Festive Makeup
Top right: DuWop Crush Eyeshadow, Maybelline Dream Mousse Blush in Coffee Cake, Revlon ColorStay Smooth Nude Lipcolor.

Center left: Nars Diablo Lip Lacquer, CoverGirl Turquoise Tempest Eyeshadow, Clé de Peau Refining Pressed Powder LX.

Bottom right: Orgasm Blush, Night Breed Eyeshadow, and Underworld II Eyeshadow (from the Nars Everlasting Love 15th Anniversary Palette).
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