8 inspiring beauty ideas to look your best this Valentine’s Day
We’ve rounded up some of the best and most suitable beauty looks to inspire you
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and your hair and make-up look is probably the last thing you want to think about on this special day. Chances are you probably already have all the products needed to create the perfect Valentine’s look. We’ve rounded up some of the best and most suitable beauty looks to inspire you just in time for Valentine’s Day.
For the minimalist
If you’re a minimalistic type and like to keep your make-up look clean and simple, switch up your look by going for a colorful pout. Either go for this beautiful, bold plum shade, a fire red lip or bright pink lips. Keep the rest of your make-up fresh and neutral to keep the focus on your lips.
The Classic look
If you’ve ran out of inspiration for Valentine’s Day, the classic and romantic look is a timeless beauty trend that’s perfectly suitable for V-day. If the look is too neutral for you, you can always go darker on the eyes according to your taste. Since the make-up is pretty simple, you can go wild with accessories. Whether you want to go for big, statement earring, a flower crown or a sparkly choker.
The creative look
This look is great for the make-up junkies who love to play with make-up and be creative with their looks. Valentine’s Day is the perfect occasion to start experimenting with festive colors such as pink, red and purple hues. This look is surprisingly quite wearable during day and night however; make sure to keep the rest your make-up minimal to draw attention to your eyes.
Who says glowy and dewy skin can only be worn throughout summer? V-day is the perfect occasion to start experimenting with your highlighters and to go all out, the more glow, the better. Apply your favorite highlighter to the inner corners of your eyes, bridge of the nose, Cupid’s bow and cheekbones. This effortless glowy look is a beautiful way to look fresh and radiant without using too much color. If you feel like you do need some color simply add a bit of extra blush to your cheeks.
Sweet & flirty
This look is sweet and flirtatious with soft eye make-up, luscious lashes and a peach lip. Peach and orange shades aren’t necessarily the traditional V-day colors but it’s nice to switch it up once in a while. You don’t have to break the bank to achieve this pretty look. If you have a peach eye shadow that you really like, then it can also be used as a blush and even on the lips. To accentuate the eyes more, go for a matte brown eye shadow that has orange undertones in it to stay in the same color range.
Instead of going for the traditional fire red nail polish, this Valentine’s Day try to switch it up. Rosewood and mauve hues have been quite popular colors these past few years in the beauty world. The great thing about this nail trend is that it’s super easy to do at home. All you need to choose is the perfect Rosewood hue that suits your complexion.
Half up bun
If you want to break all the traditional Valentine’s Day rules, go for a half up bun. This hairstyle is the perfect way to switch up from the standard updos or waves. It’s messy, it’s cute and it’s easy to achieve. All you need for this fun and flirty hairstyle are 4 things: a curling iron, flat comb, hairspray and a rubber band. For those with curly hair, you’re super lucky and don’t need the curling iron or flat comb. Simply grab the front section of your hair, wrap it in a messy bun and Voila, you’re done.
Romantic nail art
Valentine’s day might be the perfect occasion to get creative with your nails. There are endless amount of nail arts dedicated to Valentine’s Day and this cute heart shaped nail art is one of them. The nail art is quite simple and straightforward, if you’re not fond of red, you can always go for a different color whether you prefer pink, peach, white or even black. If you like to experiment and be creative, try doing this nail art yourself. Use a toothpick to draw the heart shape and fill it in with your nail polish.