4 Ways To Wear The Angelic Eye Makeup Trend For The Holidays

Angelic eyes are a special style that has become popular right in time for the holidays. It includes sparkly colors, gold embellishments, and crystal accents. 

Now is the ideal moment to pull out those glittery eyeshadow palettes that have been collecting dust in your makeup cabinet throughout the holiday festivities.

Thanks to famous makeup artist Daniel Martin, we're revealing a few ethereal eye makeup trends ahead. The four wearable, jewelry-inspired looks were created on Bustle's own beauty editors by Martin,

who is recognized for her work on Meghan Markle's wedding day and who frequently works with A-list celebrities like Dakota Johnson and Jessica Alba. For your next Christmas party, take inspiration from the festive dazzle below and trust that your eyes will steal the show. 

Explore the allure of "naked glitter" for a subtle, mesmerizing gaze. Begin with a delicate sweep of white holographic eyeshadow, adding dimension with strategically placed crystal eye gems. Embrace an ethereal charm by forgoing eyeliner, unveiling a soft, wet-like radiance inspired by the mermaid-core aesthetic. 

Angel Tear

Angel Tear

Elevate your gaze with a silvery eye that reveals hidden purples and pearlescent tones. Using Danessa Myricks' palette, blend Invisible and Protected for balance, intensify with a damp brush, and finish with a touch of berry gloss for a luminous glow. 

Pure Prism

Pure Prism

Ditch red for the season's festive shade: gold. Martin creates a party-ready look with a champagne wash using Danessa Myricks' Colorfix Liquid Metals in 24K. Amp up the shine with a mixing medium or glossy highlighter. Skip blush, and finish with a spice-toned satin lip cream over matte brown lipstick 

Gilded Age

Gilded Age

Capture attention with a stunning eye moment using copper cream eyeshadow, like Danessa Myricks Liquid Metal. Elevate with amethyst foil from Danessa Myricks’ Chrome Flakes for a 3D pop. Highlight inner corners with gold. Complete the ’90s-inspired look with Victoria Beckham’s Lip Definer and Lancôme’s clear gloss. 

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