Friday, December 31, 2010

New Year's Eve Beauty

Whether you plan to stand amongst the throng in Times Square or make the rounds to bashes throughout your city, or simply want to toast in the New Year in front of a cozy fireplace with that special someone, here are a few finishing beauty touches to consider:

The Eyes

With a touch of Victoria’s Secret Makeup Hypergloss Eye Shimmer ($12) eyes will sparkle like jewels.

Next, VS Makeup Brilliant Glitter Liquid Liner ($10) adds a bold line of glitter and sparkle to lids.

Bat those festive faux lashes honey! Ardell Elegant & Wild Lashes are strip lashes adorned with rhinestones and glitter.

The Lips

M.A.C. Happily Ever After Lip Kit ($22.50) has the perfect party shades—Cheers All Round, To Joy, and Endless Fun, in a tartan compact with the M.A.C. crest.

Victoria’s Secret Holiday Limited Edition Midnight Glamour Deluxe Lip Palette ($16) has shimmering glosses to prepare lips for that special midnight kiss.

The Nails

Dress up your favorite party lacquer with Kiss Paint & Stencil Kit ($2.99) in Silver or Gold. The kit comes with nail art paint, stencil designs and control brush.

Or create your own nail designs with Kiss Rhinestone Accents ($3.49).

China Glaze’s Cheers To You ($13) is a duo nail polish kit containing Midnight Kiss (a dreamy, creamy gold) and Cheers To You (a bold and glitzy silver). The set comes with a China Glaze shot glass to help you toast in the New Year.

Spritz & Sparkle

Dream Angels Heavenly Holiday Limited Edition Shimmer Mist ($25) from Victoria’s Secret, adds a luminous, golden glow to shoulders, legs and décolleté with the sensuous fragrance blend of white musk, sandalwood, vanilla and white peony.

Elizabeth Arden Red Door Shimmer Eau de Parfum Spray ($45) and Shimmer Body Lotion ($29.50) scent the body with a hint of shimmer.