3 Glamorous And Easy Valentine's Day Makeup Looks To Wow Your Lover

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14 February 2023

It’s officially Valentine’s Day! Be it a fancy dinner, a gals night out or celebrating a big anniversary, a fabulous V-Day makeup look will surely impress your date this evening. That’s also the fun of it, getting dolled up and dressing up all cute for your beau but sometimes it just takes up too much time. 

Well, no fret. Keep scrolling for three easy makeup looks that are inspired for this special day and how to achieve it. Also, these aren’t your average daily look – we are talking about all things glamorous, glittery and gobsmacking at the same time. 

The Pink Cut Crease

Photo Credit: @iwantalexx

What’s Valentine’s Day without pink and red? Don’t believe us, take it from Lizzo’s makeup artist, Alexx Mayo. This look worn by the incomparable songstress during her tour is soft, feminine yet sultry at the same time. 

After applying base makeup, prime your eyelids and use a hot pink eyeshadow to section off the area into half. 

Natasha Denona Retro Eyeshadow Palette

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Next, use a compact eyeshadow brush and dab on a baby pink eyeshadow to the lower half of the eyelid and on the lower lash line as well.

Then, use the first hot pink shade and fill in the second half of the eye – you can choose to stop right below your eyebrow or make it smaller with a cat eye effect for more dimension. If you’re going big, a full volume mascara will definitely come in handy to balance out the look.

Amuse Soft Cream Cheek Blush

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Gucci Rouge à Lèvres Satin Lipstick

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Lastly, add a soft pink blush and a red lip to finish the look. 

The Glazed Donut

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Hailey Bieber’s glazed donut makeup bears repeating because it is simply too good to pass up. It’s simple, effortless and yet stunning, not to mention how obsessed the Internet is with her go-to look. Hence, it’s time to jump on the bandwagon. 

Start with a warm brown eyeshadow over your entire upper eyelid.

Huda Beauty Nude Obsessions Eyeshadow Palette Mini

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Then, use a glittery highlighter on the lower brow bone and the inner corner of the eyes to really make them pop.

Stila Heaven's Dew All Over Glimmer Highlighter

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Bobbie Brown Brightening Blush​ (Limited Edition)

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For blush, grab your best peach blush and apply it from the cheek bones, blending it out close to your hairline. Add a touch on the tip of the nose if the sun kissed look is more your speed. To get that wet effect, use the same dewy or high shine highlighter to over the blush.

NUDESTIX Lip/Cheek Pencil

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Fenty Beauty Gloss Bomb Cream Color Drip Lip Cream

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Last but not least, overdraw your lips with a dark brown lip liner and apply a nude lipstick. Dab on some lip gloss and you’re ready to pucker up.

Gold Rush

Photo Credit: @ashleyparklady

Ashley Park can do no wrong. Her outfits are always on point and so is the accompanying makeup. This golden look at the recent Paris Fashion Week was a sight to behold for its glimmer and its boldness – definitely suited for someone who likes being the centre of attention.

With a fluffy eyeshadow brush, cover the eyelids with a neutral eyeshadow as the base. 

Pat McGrath Labs Mothership VII Eyeshadow Palette - Divine Rose

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Next, pack on gold eyeshadow from the inner corner of the eyes and blend it out only toward the middle of the eyes. Alternatively, use a liquid eyeshadow instead for easier and more vibrant application.

Stila Shimmer & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow

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Using another fluffy brush and highlight the brow bone with the same gold shade. Finish the eye makeup with your favorite black eyeliner in the style that works for the shape of your eyes.

NARS Audacious Lipstick

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Skip blush all together and go straight for a pinkish-nude lip. As a bonus, add a small dab of the gold eyeshadow on the cupid’s bow for an extra boost for your pout. Voila! 

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