Holiday Hair and Makeup Looks So Fab We Almost Didn't Share 'Em
Invite? Accepted. Outfit? Purchased. Beauty look? Undecided. That's why we rounded up our all-time favorite festive hair and makeup looks -- perfect for any occasion this month
Why: This simple updo looks easy enough to pull off without a hairstylist, and I feel like it'll look dramatic on me because I never wear my hair up. I also love the simple makeup that puts the focus on the eyes. -- Meghan Rabbitt, Executive Editor
Get the look: Using a diffuser attachment, blow dry damp hair, letting natural waves and curls form. Add more ringlets by wrapping 2-inch sections around Sultra The Bombshell Curling Iron, $130. Loosely pull hair back and twist into a chignon at nape of the neck and pin in place. Tame flyaways and boost shine with Moroccanoil Luminous Hairspray, $21.
Create a minimal makeup look by smoothing on Giorgio Armani Maestro 2 Foundation, $62. Brighten the eye area by applying Stila Eye Shadow in Kitten, $18, along the lids and in the inner corner. Rim top and bottom lash line using NARS Eyeliner Stylo in Atlantic, $27. Finish by dusting cheeks, chin, and temples with Chanel Soleil Tan de Chanel Bronzer Powder, $50.