The Ultimate Guide To Festival Makeup – 80+ Inspirational Looks
This year’s Coachella might be over, but summer is just round the corner, and there are lots of festivals, parties and fun events to look forward to (and prepare for). It goes without saying that having the right festival makeup is absolutely essential for those of you set out to make a lasting impression. While picking a cute outfit, suitable accessories and s killer hairstyle will ensure that look your best, having on fleek makeup will help you express your personality and unleash your unique charm!
If you are still wondering what colors to choose, and feel unsure whether to go full on bling or keep it low key, this article is just the thing for you! We have selected over 80 unique and eye-catching makeup styles to dazzle and inspire you. From soft, classical and romantic looks, to shimmering diva body art – we have it all!
When it comes to festival makeup, bright, popping colors are a must
So, what are some of the current trends in festival makeup? Three words: under eye glitter! While most of us are used to putting the accent on our eyelids, festival-savvy fashionistas advise us to do the opposite! Namely – put some neutral eyeshadow on your lids and experiment with bright colors, glitter, and rhinestone stickers under your eyes! Not only will this make you stand out from the crowd, but it will help you improve your makeup-applying skills in the process!
Say yes to glitter in all of its shapes, textures and colors!
Another hot trend are sunset eyes – eye make up blending warm tones, reminiscent of a tropical sunset. These come in a vast number of varieties, ranging from deep orange and purples, to pastel, cotton candy like shades. depending on your preference you can go for a bold, contrasting look, or choose a soft interpretation in pink. In any case, using big, luxurious fake eyelashes is an absolute must for this look! Bonus points if you color coordinate your makeup and hair!
Think pink for a truly memorable look
If you are a free-spirited and romantic soul, chances are you will love our next suggestion! Flower makeup is not only delicate and elegant, but also incredibly fresh and unique. It is perfect for people who want to emphasize their strong connection to the natural world. Ideally, you should use pressed flowers and a tiny bit of non-toxic glitter glue. If you don’t have any on hand, however, you can opt for real flower stickers or temporary tattoos.
Dare to be really different by replacing make up with dried flowers and iridescent star-shaped glitter
If you prefer using lots of different colors, check out this amazing rainbow eyelid tutorial:
Scroll down for more creative, unique, gorgeous and even slightly crazy makeup suggestions! We have a huge variety of styles, so you are bound to find the perfect look. And if you need some hair or outfit tips and inspirations, be sure to check out our fashion section. It’s full of cool ideas, tutorials and more.
And now enjoy our festival makeup gallery!
Neon eyeshadows and lipstick in an unusual electric blue shade – a surprisingly refreshing combination, perfectly suited for darker skin tones
Upgrade the classical smoky eye look but substituting grey eyeshadow for shimmering pink tones:
When done right, less can be more! Go with neutral tones and add a single, vibrant accent, for a truly arresting appearance
Dazzle the festival crowds with this flawless hairstyle and makeup combo:
Eyeshadows in neon colors are very popular at the moment
Channel your inner woodland fairy with this lush, purple and turquoise look!
Fresh flowers and glitter – a dreamy combination for romantic souls
We love this subtle, minimalistic festival makeup idea
A touch of retro glamour
Another minimalistic look we absolutely love
Show your creative side by transforming yourself in a walking piece of art
Bubblegum pink hair with lots of glitter – festival makeup doesn’t get any cuter than that!
Perfect eyeliner in sparkling turquoise
What would you choose – neon pink or eye-popping blue?
Yes, unicorn make up is still very much a thing!
Go for something simple and understated...
…or transform yourself into a living doll
A great suggestion for festival makeup, hair, clothe and accessories:
Here’s how you can create your very own neon stroke eyeshadow
Glitter tears are very popular at the moment
You are never too old for some old school unicorn magic 😉
Kylie rocking some expressive multicolor eye makeup
Above all – don’t shy away from experimenting with different makeup looks, and have fun!
Because there is no such thing as too much body glitter!
Charming boho glamour with a fun vintage twist
Cool ideas for free-spirited souls
Stay wild, star child!
Add a touch of mystic beauty with festival makeup in sparkling gold tones
Cool tribal festival makeup looks