8 ways to wear grown-up glitter
Think glitter makeup isn't for grown-ups? Think again. Thanks to some of the biggest names in beauty, it's now seriously wearable. Here are eight easy ways to pull if off this New Year's Eve...Shop Makeup
1. Liquid Eyeshadow
The Stila Glitter & Glow eyeshadows pack in pigment, last all night and can be applied in seconds. From deep cranberry to rose gold, this set includes a different shade for every occasion.
Stila Glitter & Glow Eyeshadow Set, £49
While glitter lips might not be the most wearable of trends, this gloss gives a beautiful metallic sheen. For those that like to make a statement, ditch the red and opt for this gold finish.
Urban Decay Hi-fi Shine Ultra Cushion Lipgloss in Goldmine, £16
Lightly feather this gold top coat through the ends of your lashes for the perfect party finish. A metallic touch looks great with any beauty look.
Clarins Christmas Edition Gold Top Coat mascara, £22
4. Pure Pigment
If you're after something a little more versatile then look no further. This Christmas, MAC's renowned glitter and pigment pots come packaged as a pink and gold foursome. Apply wherever you please.
MAC Shiny Pretty Things Glitter & Pigments, £22
5. Nail Varnish
The ultimate classy nail varnish for Christmas has to be YSL La Laque Couture in black. A touch of sparkle on your nails can ease any glitter-phobe into the festive spirit.
YSL La Laque Couture in Holographic Black
6. Powder Eyeshadow
This shadow formula instantly lights up your eyes. Apply lightly for a little shimmer or go heavy-handed for intense glitter. Once limited-edition, the popular shadows now have a permenant place in the Bobbi collection.
Bobbi Brown Sparkle Eyeshadow, £25
7. The Highlighter
Shiseido's iridescent highlighter uses Japanese pearls to create a glowy finish that just verges on glittery. It's impossible not to feel party-ready with a sweep of this across your cheekbones.
Shiseido Aura Dew, £20
8. The Palette
For glitter that packs a punch, try this limited-edition NARS palette from the new Christmas collection. Inspired by '70s punk rock, you can't go wrong with these bold colours during party season.
NARS Provocateur Eyeshadow Palette, £35