Trendspotting: Autumnal Metallic Makeup

Image via The Beauty Delicacy

Gold, bronze, silver, and jewel tones are glittering on lids, lips, nails, and cheeks this fall. We’re adoring the shimmering spectrum this new trend offers.

Pair the metallic hues with neutral tones, highlighting one facial facet at a time to really make them shine.


Image via Black Hair Media, Preen Me, and spoilt

Go bold and cover your entire lid, or experiment with a subtle shine and a little bit of eyeliner. Enhance the look with cat eyes.


Image via Grazia, Dangerous Lee, and Beauty High

Smooth on lipstick, lip gloss, or lip stain with reflective qualities. For a DIY approach, combine base pigments with Vaseline and apply with a lip brush or Q-tip.


Image via Nail Art Expert

Incorporate metallic shades to dress up just the nail tips, coat the entire nail, or decorate your talons with art.


Image via Anca Condrache Makeup

Image via the beauty look book

Get a shiny sheen and highlight cheekbones with metallic-infused creams, powders, and illuminators.

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  1. MonicaP 09/05/2014 at 11:28 am #

    Gorgeous! I love the first photo .. the makeup is just breathtaking!


  2. Sarita 06/04/2015 at 11:58 am #

    I love all of these looks. But I must say that I did not think those bold metallic colors would be so gorgeous on such a dark complexion, like mine. Thanks to you, I’m going to try some of these looks. They are so stunningly beautiful!!!

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