Ditch the signature red and opt for an orange instead; you’ll still get the perks of a bold lip, but the final look is much, much fresher! We love this Lip2Cheek shade from RMS Beauty.
Take a cue from runway veteran, Joan Smalls, and let your eyes do all of the work. Pair nude skin with luxe lashes topped with a single coat of mascara for a little drama and a’lotta’ gorgeous! Don’t have the funds to get your lashes done professionally? Save a little and opt for cluster lashes instead. We love these Cluster-Holic Mink lashes by Verlour Lashes.
Beauty and fashion woman-in-the-know, Marjorie Harvey knows a thing or two about mastering the look of effeortless chic. Take a cue from her beauty book and highlight the inner corners of your lower lash line with a metallic hue. If silver is too much for you, opt for a more subtle golden or bronze hue. It’s modern, understated, and—with the right shade—office friendly.
The hottest beauty trend of the moment is strobing. If you’re over the contouring trend, or it’s simply too much for you, why not let your skin skin take center stage and add a little glow using your favorite highlighter? Forgoe all other makeup, keep the eyes simple and focus on the high plains of the face— you’ll look effortless and oh so luminous!
Monyetta Shaw pairs nude skin with glossy berry lips for a romantic take on an everyday beauty look.
Follow Justine Skye’s lead and highlight your lower lashline using a cream highlighter or your favorite shadow. For a seamless finish, set with a translucent powder.
A little cream shadow goes a long way. Upgrade your everday beauty look by linigng your lower lash line with one of these gorgeous nude shades. It’s fresh and understated, and totally office friendly.
$8, available at drugstores
If foudnation isn’t your thing, highlighter may be up your alley. A little goes a long way, and your skin looks flawless in just a few steps. Focus on the forehead, cheekbones and the bridge of the nose for an instant glow.
Trade in your usual black mascara for a bold, vibrant hue. We love this “Royale” blue shade from Jay Manuel Beauty.
$26, available at hsn.com
Award-winning actress, Lupita Nyong’o always looks stunning. Follow her lead and perk up your beauty look with the ultimate lip and cheek combo. This berry stain on her lips is equally as gorgeous on her cheeks! We love Baby Doll Kiss & Blush Lips & Cheeks in Rouge Libertine.
$40, available at sephora.com
Tracee Ellis Ross can do no wrong. Everyday beauty gets a flirty upgrade with pink matte lips and subtle pink lids.