20 Winter Makeup Ideas for Women 2024

Put your best foot forward this season with these amazing winter makeup ideas. With a little bit of fun and creativity, you can give yourself a look that showcases your personality.

From simple everyday looks to sparkling glitters and metallics, to dark lips and eyes, these looks are sure to make others take notice this season. Get inspired by these realistic makeup looks.

1. Simple Shimmers

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This simple and elegant look is perfect for the holidays. If you’re looking for an everyday makeup look that can be worn to the office, as well as during a night out, this is the perfect look for you.

2. Glitter and Snowflakes

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Yes, you can have holiday makeup using different shades of brown! This festive eye look uses brown eyeshadow and gold glitter along with a simple snowflake design. If you love this color combination, give this look a try.

3. Red and Green Eyes

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This eye look is so elegant and festive. The green glitter eyeshadow looks amazing, and they did a great job with the addition of the silver shadow in the inner corner of the eye.

4. New Year’s Makeup

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This look is perfect for the holidays as well as your New Year’s celebration. Put on a pair of your favorite earrings and enjoy a night out with your friends or family.

5. Grinch Eye Makeup

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I’m not sure why, but this look reminds me of the Grinch. If you have red and green eyeshadow and a white liner pencil, you can create this festive look.

6. Glamorous Glitter Look

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This glamorous look would be perfect for any holiday or even New Year’s celebration. The gold eye makeup pairs perfectly with a bold red lip.

7. Purple Shimmer

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Holiday makeup doesn’t mean you have to use reds and greens. This purple makeup look is an alternative to the traditional style. The fun part about having purple eyeshadow is that you get to be creative with your blush and lipstick color.

8. Elegant Winter Makeup

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If you’re looking for a look that’s bold and still perfect for the holidays, this is the look for you. Capture people’s attention when you show up to the holiday dinner with this makeup look.

9. Glowing Highlighter

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A little bit of highlighter can go a long way and can give your skin a dewy and luminous look. Use a highlighter on your cheekbones, nose, and cupid’s bow, and you’ll instantly look more youthful.

10. Winter Blush

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A good blush can add a pop of color to your face, especially during the winter when your skin tends to look sallow. Try using a darker or berry-toned blush to give your winter makeup look some warmth and depth.

11. Bold Red Lips

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Winter is the perfect time to experiment with bold lip colors like deep red, burgundy, or plum. It’s an effortless way to add drama and sophistication to your look.

12. Stunning Winter Glow

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A winter glow is all about looking fresh and radiant. Use a good quality moisturizer and a luminous foundation, and don’t forget to add some highlighter to your cheekbones.

13. Gold and Green Eye Makeup

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Winter doesn’t always have to be about dark colors. Experiment with bright and fun eyeshadows, like pinks, blues, and greens, to add a pop of color to your look.

14. Metallic Eye Shadow

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Metallic eye shadow is perfect for a glamorous and festive winter look. It’s an effortless way to add some drama to your look. This artist has done a wonderful job with her eye makeup.

15. Blue and Orange Eyeshadow

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Add some sparkle to your eye makeup by using blue glittery eye shadow. It’s perfect for the season and can take your winter makeup look to the next level.

16. Purple Smokey Eye

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A purple smokey eye is perfect for a night out or a special occasion and is a winter classic. Use a purple-colored eye shadow or eye pencil to create the look.

17. Classic Red Lipstick

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If you’re looking for a classic winter makeup look, reach for a timeless red lipstick. It’s elegant, bold, and perfect for any occasion.

18. Dramatic Eyelashes

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Thick and dramatic lashes are a winter must-have. Use good quality mascara to achieve the look, or if you want to go all out, get some false lashes.

19. Bold Berry Lips

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Deep purples, berries, and plums make for a playful and wintery lip color, perfect for a night out or a fun day.

20. Winged Eyeliner

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A classic look that can be dressed up or down, the winged eyeliner is perfect for any daytime or nighttime event.

These are only a few examples of how to change up your makeup for the season. There are so many other ways you can incorporate winter colors into your makeup.

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