How to look New Year’s Eve ready

The countdown to New Year’s Eve has begun!

Whether you’re ringing in the new year with food and drinks with friends or keeping it low-key at home, you want to glam it up for the occasion. You owe it to yourself to look sensational to welcome the new year and bid farewell to the old one.

Ensure you look party ready head to toe including your makeup with our guide on how to look your best and keep your makeup lasting past midnight.

Magnetic lashes

There’s no need to worry about your false eyelashes peeling off thanks to Ardell’s brand new magnetic double wispies. With four magnetics placed strategically on the top and bottom lashes, simply place and press and you’re ready to go! Budge-proof lashes all night, hoorah!

Boots, £13.99

Fixing spray

You spend a lot of hard work on your makeup so you want it to last all night. A firm favourite amongst bloggers and celebrities, Urban Decay All Nighter fixing spray ensures your base stays put, your smoky eye doesn’t budge and your statement lip doesn’t smudge. It’s lightweight and oil-free, making it perfect for all skin types.

Debenhams, £23.50


Getting your legs out in a sparkly dress? Don’t forget to make your legs look their best with Sally Hansen’s Airbrush Legs. Simply spray on and you’ve got tanned legs in an instant. Even better, the formula is long-lasting and water resistant to ensure no horrible tan disasters.

Boots, £6.66

12hr lipstick 

No New Year’s Eve is complete without a kiss at midnight. Ensure your lipstick doesn’t transfer or fade with a long-lasting lipstick, like the Maybelline Superstay Matte Ink Liquid. Go for a statement lip that will do all the talking. This formula is an intense chic-matte finish with 12 hour wear, taking you all through the night.

Superdrug, £9.99


Glow bright like the New Year fireworks with a killer radiant sheen with Fenty Beauty’s Killwatt Freestyle Highlighter Duo. Perfect for highlighting the face, eyes, lips and collarbone, keeping you lit beyond sundown.

Harvey Nichols, £26

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