Will a fabulous green makeup look bring you good luck this St. Patrick’s Day? Trying colourful and Celtic-inspired beauty products is a fun way to get into the holiday, embracing shimmery green shadows or minty lip balms. With so many gorgeous green products for all stages of a beauty routine, this is the year to try out a St. Patrick inspired look for your weekend’s Celtic party. —Julia Dumbrell
With Aloe, Cucumber and Green Tea, we’ll always love the green Mario Badescu Facial Spray ($11). Before kicking off your beauty routine, use this multipurpose, hydrating, cooling face mist, infused with aloe vera and antioxidant peppermint water to visibly awaken dull-, tired-looking skin.
A beauty must? Prep your face with the Maybelline New York Face Studio Master Prime Makeup ($12). The colour counteracts the look of redness, giving your face an even-toned start with its lightweight and non-oily formula.
We’ve found the St. Patrick’s Palette of our dreams! The Dancing Green Eyeshadow Palette by Essence offers 6 highly pigmented, wearable shades from matte to shimmery textures, with all colours fitting the Celtic holiday perfectly ($5).
The Urban Decay 24/7 Eyeshadow in Lime Green Shimmer is a vibrant shadow that will brighten, enhance and bring you good luck ($28). The velvety-soft formula glides on with minimal fallout and can be applied easily.
New to Sephora just in time for the holiday, try the gorgeous Sky Wash Liquid-to-Powder Sheer Matte Eyeshadow Tint by Glossier in Fresh Green ($23). This product is a buildable, liquid-to-powder matte eyeshadow, offering a long lasting tint of soft, diffused colour.
Made with Vegan pigments, the Mint Green Hy-Power Eye, Cheek & Lip Pigment Paint by Haus Labs by Lady Gaga is a go to for any look ($31). Apply this high-quality bright colour to your face or body and achieve a bold look.
Who wouldn’t want kissable lips for St. Patrick’s Day? The Sugar Mint Rush Freshening Lip Treatment by Fresh is a cutting-edge, 24-hour moisturising lip treatment that delivers an instant and long-lasting burst of cooling minty freshness ($33).
NYX Professional Makeup has a gorgeous line of green products for the holiday. The Smooth Whip Matte Lip Cream finishes any look off perfectly with all-day, smooth wear ($12).
Evo the Collection from Bio Sculpture is an eclectic set of five striking shades, curated by an elite group of talented global nail technicians, that give nails a funky and fashionable edge. Two green selections include Isabel May, the ultimate universal deep dark green with a subtle shimmer that adds a glossy finish, and Miss Betty Rose, an acid lime perfect as a solid bright colour or a striking nail art accent.