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Lilac Makeup Tutorial

You'll Want to Wear This Lilac Makeup Look to Every Single Holiday Party

Lilac Makeup Tutorial
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Scared when you even think about putting purple eye shadow on your face? Same — until celebrity makeup artist Ruby Hammer convinced me otherwise. As soon as we started talking about makeup vibes (and a certain beauty brand that rhymes with "Venti"), I was ready to try the trend.

Inspired by Avon's Winter Edit Go Galactic campaign, it's an uncomplicated look with little experience required to re-create. Not only that, but by making small adjustments to the shade saturation and adding more highlighter, it can be taken from day to night in just a few swipes.

Read on to see how Hammer convinced me lilac doesn't have to be scary, and it can be extremely easy to do at home over the holidays.

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