With Christmas and New Year’s right around the corner, who has time to search YouTube for an amazing holiday-look tutorial? Not to worry. Here are five totally doable cruelty-free, clean-makeup looks — whether you’re going for party glam or classic or high-style natural.
One takeaway from all five vloggers is that you’ve got to prime that skin to make your look last all night… oh, and don’t forget the highlighter! Shine on, you crazy diamond.
Alba of SunKissAlba is proving that non-toxic makeup can be some of the most glamorous, with this classic holiday look touched by extra festive sparkle. But before applying a lick of makeup, it’s all about skincare! SunKissAlba did a collaboration with natural skincare giant, DermaE to create Radiant Glow Oil with jojoba, argan and seabuckthorn oils, plus mica for a natural shimmer. View on to find out which product she calls her “most used and loved blush.”
Some of us already know how to apply makeup, and some of us just have a super short attention span. If you fall into one of these categories, you’ll love Hannah Crews. Her quick, 2-minute tutorial starts off with Au Naturale Color Correctors, then goes right into this bronzed holiday makeup look using Savvy Minerals by Young Living.
Michelle of My Dainty Derriere is an Aussie who believes “the definition of beauty is raw, natural and healthy” — but she isn’t shying away from magnetic style either. She shows how to brighten under the eyes and give peepers some pop with a glossy silver eyeshadow. She finishes up the party-ready look with three fun options for lip color!
A professional makeup artist, Canadian redhead Meagan offers a ton of amazing tips — from applying eyeshadow properly to making your makeup last throughout the night to looking great in photos. In this tutorial, she uses makeup from cruelty-free brands, all of which are conventional except for Sagekat green-beauty favorite Nu Evolution’s Camouflage Cream undereye concealer. Find out what happens when she tries a tip for the first time ever — using a little blush color in the eyelid crease to bring the whole look together.
Looking for someone to hang out with while you get product reviews and tips for strobing? Reagan of Indie Beau takes a friendly, light-hearted, self-proclaimed “dorky” approach that’s very relatable and makes applying makeup fun. In this video, she gives a look for the holidays, that’s amped-up natural and not at all heavy. Exactly what you’d expect from someone who knows, “Real beauty is for every person, not just the Instagram Stars!” Bonus: Indie Beau’s holiday makeup look is actually a collab with two more green-beauty vloggers, Naturally Beautiful Girl and A Greener Kind of Life!
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