Holiday FOTD: Green and Gold Eyeshadow Makeup Look

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Published on December 06, 2009 with 14 Comments

Forest green paired with gold is always a good combo to wear on the eyes for Christmas. And the best part is? It works for both day and night!

Holiday makeup look with green and gold eyeshadow

Party makeup with green and gold eyeshadow and pink lips

What I Used

* NARS Brightening Serum
* Make Up For Ever HD Invisible Cover Foundation in #120 Soft Sand
* Stila Espresso Eyeshadow
* Lumene Eye Makeup Base
* MAC Humid Eyeshadow
* MAC Gold Dusk Pigment
* MAC Fluidline in Blacktrack
* Fake Lashes in #Sweet 16 from my own line
* CoverGirl LashBlast Length Mascara in Black
* MAC Mineralize Blush in Danity
* L’oreal Infallible Plumping Lipgloss in 106 Plumped Pink

Step by Step How To

1. Prep the skin with NARS Brightening Serum.

2. Buff Make Up For Ever HD Invisible Cover Foundation into the skin with MAC #109 Brush.

3. Using MAC #266 brush, fill in eyebrows with Stila Espresso.

4. Apply Lumene Eye Makeup Base as a primer.

5. Pat MAC Humid onto the eyelid and lower eye.

6. Sweep MAC Gold Dusk under the brow bone and blend onto Humid.

7. Line the eyes with MAC Blacktrack.

8. Apply fake lashes on top and CoverGirl LashBlast Length on lower lashes.

9. Blend MAC Mineralize Blush onto apples.

10. Pucker up with L’oreal Plumped Pink.


There are currently 14 Comments on Holiday FOTD: Green and Gold Eyeshadow Makeup Look. Perhaps you would like to add one of your own?

  1. That is really pretty. I love the combination of golds and greens.

  2. you look flawless here!

  3. Love it! you picked a great combination of colors.

  4. beautiful! love it!

  5. gorgeous!

  6. Thanks everyone!

  7. The green makes your eyes pop! Very nice!

  8. Did you wear any contacts here, Phyllis? it definately made the brown pop!

  9. No I didn’t Christine. My eyes are dark brown but they tend to appear lighter under the flash or when I wear certain colors (gray makes them pop too!)

  10. Omg this is gorgeous! Great look, Phyllis!

  11. i love !!! pretty as always..check out my blog

  12. I really love the combo ! That’s really pretty with brown eyes :)

  13. I know this is an old post, but that is by far, the prettiest green eye shadow look I’ve found on the web. Off to buy Mac Humid, exactly what I was looking for. Thank you!

    • Thanks Helen =)

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