How to Make Your Party Makeup Last All Night Long

As you’re counting down the final hours of the year, do you also feel as if you’re counting down the inevitable demise of your New Year’s Eve beauty look? By 9 p.m., your lipstick has rubbed off on your champagne glass; 10 p.m. you’ve left most of your foundation on the dance floor; and come midnight, you’re rocking raccoon eyes as you gaze into the face of the person you plan to kiss.

Not exactly the best way to kick off the New Year, right?

This year, we’re breaking up with our makeup meltdown tradition with a little help from celebrity makeup artist Mally Roncal. Not only has she worked on the likes of Angelina Jolie, Jennifer Lopez and Beyoncé — and you know Queen Bey never has a single eyelash out of place — but she knows a thing or two about long-lasting beauty products, having created her own line. Read on to discover quick and easy tips for how to apply makeup that lasts all night long and preserve your end-of-the-year beauty look well past the countdown.

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