2016 is almost over—cheers! This New Years Eve, amp up your makeup look with a pop of glitter on the eyes—or, if you're feeling really brave, try the full face glitter challenge. We won't judge. Here are some of our favorite picks to make your eyes shine brighter than the Ball Drop this year.
1. NYX Cosmetics Pigment in Diamond ($6)
This blue-ish silver color looks heavenly as the centerpiece of a smokey eye. Use with NYX's Glitter Primer ($6) to prevent fallout and keep your look looking fresh throughout the night.
2. MAC Dazzleshadow in I Like 2 Watch ($18)
3. Pressed Glitter Eyeshadow in Iridescent Glitter ($5.05 on Etsy)
Want to step outside of the traditional golds and silvers? Be adventurous with this ethereal purple shade handcrafted by AfiasPressedGlitter of Etsy!
4. Make Up For Ever Artist Shadow in Black Diamond ($21)
Switch up your typical matte black smokey eye with this edgy black glitter option. Try the scotch tape trick for super clean lines every time.
5. Huda Beauty Rose Gold Eyeshadow Palette ($65)
With the perfect mix of super sparkly shades and gorgeous mattes, this trendy rose gold palette stole makeup artists hearts the world over when it launched in September. Popular Youtube Beauty Guru NikkieTutorials swears by this palette, so you know it's pretty amazing.
Happy New Year, collegiettes!