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Chinese New Year Makeup

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This Chinese New Year makeup look was inspired by the year of the Dragon. According to the Chinese Zodiac*, “…the Dragon is the mightiest of the signs. Dragons symbolize such character traits as dominance and ambition. Dragons prefer to live by their own rules and if left on their own, are usually successful. They’re driven, unafraid of challenges, and willing to take risks. They’re passionate in all they do and they do things in grand fashion.” *

chinese new year makeup look 2012

  1. Using the goWarm Eye Steppes, apply Beach PurePressed Eye Shadowto your entire eyelid up to your brow bone using the Deluxe Shader brush.
  2. Apply Sunshine to your eyelid only using the Deluxe Shader brush.
  3. Using the Crease brush, apply Steamyto your crease.
  4. Apply Sandals to the outer corner of your eye using the Eye Shader brush, and blend well.
  5. Moisten your Angle Liner/Brow brush or Eye Liner/Brow brush using either water or a Hydration Spray. Using the brush, line your top and bottom lash lines with Mojito.
  6. Finish your eyes with PureLash Lash Extender and Conditioner and Longest Lash Thickening and Lengthening Mascara in Black Ice.
  7. Using your fingers or the Foundation brush, apply Confidence In Touch Cream Blush to your cheeks.
  8. Line your lips with the Spice Lip Pencil.
  9. Finish your look with Passion Lip Fixation.
I hope you love this bold look as much as I do! If you try our Chinese New Year look we would love to have you upload a picture to our Facebook page
Chelsea Simmons

Chelsea Simmons

Chelsea began her beauty journey in 2010 as a fashion and beauty freelancer at Ladies’ Home Journal magazine. There she had the chance to test and review hundreds of products while quickly falling for the benefits the clean makeup she tried. After leaving the magazine industry, she worked as a publicist for international fragrance and beauty brands until 2016 when she landed at jane iredale. Here, she has discovered liquid eyeliner doesn’t have to burn her eyes, foundation doesn’t have to feel heavy, and that the jane iredale Global Educators truly have the best beauty hacks. Since then, she’s shared her 10+ years of experience with you on The Good Glow Blog.