Forget about decking the halls for a merry moment and turn your attention to having the prettiest party season ever! With the holidays buzzing and endless festivities to attend, 'tis the season to go for gorgeous glamour and wow a crowd. While the festive functions fill up your holiday social calendar, rich jewel tones, shimmering silver, sparkles, glistening glitters and candy cane reds begin to invade your cosmetic cases for holiday-ready beauty routines that dazzle and delight. Since the holidays are all about shiny hair, pretty eyes and pops of cheer-spreading color, things celebrities do effortlessly all year round, this year we look to our favorite stars for a lesson on haute, Hollywood-worthy glamour you'll want to wear all winter long.
Make your party pop this season with a touch of tantalizing teal or any other bold color lined directly underneath your eyes, just as Jessica Biel did at the Museum of Modern Art 2013 Film Benefit: A Tribute to Tilda Swinton.
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Unleash your inner sultry seductress with a sexy smoky eye this holiday season and be prepared for heads to turn. A smoldering stare is pretty much de rigeur during holiday party season, so blending shades of brown and smoky grey like Zoe Saldana creates the party perfect evening look.
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Give your lids the magic Midas touch with gilded eyeshadow like Nicole Richie's to add a dose of hot holiday glamour.
Old Hollywood Glamour
Shine like a true starlet this season with Taylor Swift's Old Hollywood glamour look outside the Winter Whites Gala in Aid of Centrepoint at Kensington Palace.
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Achieve that rosy glow even in the winter by applying this blushing shade on your lips, cheeks and lids a la Jennifer Lawrence.
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Radiate all night long with luminous skin that glows for a show-stealing effect like Rihanna's.
Green with Envy
Make everyone at your festive fete this season green with envy, borrowing from Jennifer Lopez's beauty book and donning a shimmering viridescent shade.
Festively finish off your bold beauty look with Katy Perry's wine stained lips and eyes for berry pretty holiday style.
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Touch of Shimmer
For a traditional take on holiday beauty, go classic like Gwyneth Paltrow and stick to a red hot lip combined with just a hint of shimmer along the lash lines.
Tastefully don festive sparkle with metallic copper liner like Jessica Chastain's and amp up your look brilliantly for the party season.
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Line your lids seductively with layers of black along the lash lines to get Heidi Klum's sultry eyes.
'Tis the season to shine and what better way to do so than to add a touch of silver sparkle to your lids like Kelly Osbourne.
Lots of Lashes
Add the final trimming to your holiday beauty look with lots of lashes a la Jessica Alba, for flirty and fabulous show-stealing style.
Bring your eyes to life with a smoldering shade of coppery pink on your lids for Rooney Mara's modern take on the classic smoky eye.
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Flirty & Frosted
For a look that's worthy of a winter wonderland, frost your eyes in a shimmery shade of pastel or winter white to get Dianna Agron's snow queen style.
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Dazzle party-goers with brilliant icy blue shadows for a frosted, winter-ready look during the holiday season.
Set the tone for the evening's festivities with a megawatt magenta lip that makes a grand entrance, a la Darby Stanchfield.
Give off vampy vibes like Selena Gomez with a deep, rich wine-stained pout and sultry eyes.
Ignite your seasonal style with Emmy Rossum's brilliant violet eyes that sparkle and shine during the holidays, for an ultra-glamorous way to wear jewel tones in your festive beauty routine.
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Boldly announce your arrival with a classic red lip this and allow your megawatt smile to be center of attention like Lily Collins.
Step out in style this season with pretty peach holiday-ready makeup that makes a sophisticated statement like Kristen Bell.
Ensure all eyes are on you when you team an unexpected orange hued lip with your party frock and festive ensemble like Alexa Chung.
In the Nude
When making your rounds this holiday season, opt for a nude lip like Allison Williams to play up your eyes and let your festive frock shine.
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