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Easy Holiday Makeup Looks to Try Right Now

Sometimes all you need to get into the spirit is a holiday red lip, glitter liner, or golden eyeshadow palette. W editors share their go-tos.

  • Easy Holiday Makeup Looks to Try Right Now - The Inspiration
  • Easy Holiday Makeup Looks to Try Right Now - Tom Ford Nail Lacquer
  • Easy Holiday Makeup Looks to Try Right Now - Diorific Mat Lipstick in Fabuleuse
  • Easy Holiday Makeup Looks to Try Right Now - Lancome Artliner in Bronze
  • Easy Holiday Makeup Looks to Try Right Now - Make Up Forever Glitter
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  • Easy Holiday Makeup Looks to Try Right Now - OCC Loose Colour Concentrates in Mimosa
  • Easy Holiday Makeup Looks to Try Right Now - Rouge NY
  • Easy Holiday Makeup Looks to Try Right Now - Chosungah 22 Dong Gong Minn Jello Color Eyeshadow Palette
  • Easy Holiday Makeup Looks to Try Right Now - Edward Bess Ultra Slick Lipstick in Blushed Orchid
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  1. 1/12

    The Inspiration:Joan Smalls & Karlie Kloss: Super Modern Supermodels” photographed by Steven Meisel, styled by Edward Enninful; W Magazine July 2012.

  2. 2/12

    “Nothing says holiday like a red nail or lip” - Rickie de Sole, Fashion Market and Accessories Director

    Tom Ford Nail Lacquer in Scarlet Chinois, $35, tomford.com.

  3. 3/12

    “Finding the right red is like finding the perfect apartment—illusive and trying at best. This true red is ultra flattering, and the gorgeous tube makes pulling it out in public, almost obligatory.” - Mia Adorante, Assistant Beauty Editor

    Diorific Mat Lipstick in Fabuleuse, $38, dior.com.

  4. 4/12

    "Just a hint of glitter." - Sarah Leon, Digital Director

    Lancome Artliner in Bronze, $31, bloomingdales.com.

  5. 5/12

    “This year, I’m taking notes from Miley Cyrus in ‘Back in the Lime Light’ and just covering myself in glitter.” - Emilia Petrarch, Associate Digital Editor 

    Make Up Forever Glitter, $40, makeupforever.com.

  6. 6/12

    “Whenever I hit the town, Lauren Remington Platt’s home beauty service gets me ready. A makeup and hair professional comes to your apartment and within an hour I’m holiday party ready.” - Gillian Sagansky, Assistant Writer / Associate to the Editor in Chief

    Book an appointment at vensette.com.

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    “It can be tricky to find a shade for brown skin tones that doesn’t look chalky or ashy. A little bit of this goes a long way.” - Sharlyn Pierre, Researcher

    OCC Loose Colour Concentrates in Mimosa, $14, occmakeup.com.

  9. 9/12

    "For an especially fancy party, I like to hand the makeup over to the experts at Rouge, where I know the smokey eye I request will be perfect." - Jane Larkworthy, Beauty Director

    For appointments, visit roguery.com.

  10. 10/12

    “This glowing eyeshadow palette adds a festive touch, even for those who prefer the natural look.” - Sue Williamson, Digital Editor

    Chosungah 22 Dong Gong Minn Jello Color Eyeshadow Palette, $39, sephora.com.

  11. 11/12

    “Red lipstick looks a bit too harsh on me. I love wearing feminine shade of pink from Edward Bess during the holidays, especially paired with less feminine outfits like a black jumpsuit and blazer instead of a dress.” - Samantha Andriano, Social Media Manager

    Edward Bess Ultra Slick Lipstick in Blushed Orchid, $35, 12/12