Whether you have a long list of holiday parties on your calendar or you just enjoy feeling the spirit of the season, chances are you’re going to want to make sure your Christmas makeup game is on point. Plus, winter is one of the best times to try out some amazing holiday makeup looks. But, if you’re like me, you’re not exactly a super professional makeup artist. You may — again, like me — even be in desperate need of some holiday makeup tricks to save time during the rush of the holidays.
The winter months can also mean that your bank account might be running a little lower than usual. In between buying presents for friends and family, picking up festive decorations, and dropping dough on all the other last minute expenses that arise, there’s probably not a whole lot left over to be spending on new makeup — but don’t worry! Experts and professional makeup artists (also known as MUAs) from all around the world wide web have shared their best tips for getting the perfect holiday party makeup without having to break the bank. So, cosmetic newbie or seasoned vet, here are some of the ultimate hacks to keep you looking fun, fresh, and festive!