As we bid adieu to 2023, we can’t help but acknowledge the beauty revolution sparked by TikTok and the ingenious content creators who illuminated the beauty landscape. The clean girl aesthetic, championing a luminous, dewy complexion, took center stage, and now, as we navigate through the new year, it’s time to elevate our beauty game with trends that continue to captivate in 2024.
1. Illuminating Skin: The Glowy, Dewy Obsession
The clean girl aesthetic, celebrated for its emphasis on hydrated and healthy-looking skin, remains a timeless allure. The quest for an effortless radiance continues to drive the popularity of a comprehensive 5 to 10-step skincare routine. Brace yourself for the persistent demand for serums and moisturizers throughout 2024 – after all, one can never indulge in too much hydration.
2. Shimmering Eyes: A Dazzling Affair
In 2023, the beauty scene witnessed an epic clash between nude and shimmering eye shadows. However, the allure of shimmer emerged victorious, dazzling audiences with its brilliance, especially during glitzy spectacles like Beyoncé’s Renaissance tour. Brace yourself for even more imaginative metallics and show-stopping shimmers in the coming year – a testament to the timeless truth that all that glitters is indeed gold.
3. Glossy Lip Tints: A Hailey Bieber Legacy
Hailey Bieber‘s influence left an indelible mark on the beauty landscape in 2023, igniting the craze for glossy, dripping lip tints. With rave reviews fueling the fire, anticipate a surge in tinted glosses featuring an array of colors and flavors, promising to keep your lips glistening with glamour throughout 2024.
4. Lifestyle Makeovers: From TikTok to 2024
TikTok unveiled a plethora of imaginative lifestyle makeovers in 2023, and these trends continue to dominate the beauty landscape in 2024. Balletcore, Mermaidcore, Tomato Girl, Clean Girl, and Cottagecore – each offering a unique blend of aesthetics, fostering engaging content and self-expression inspiration. As we step into 2024, expect the emergence of Jazzcore, Aliencore, and Wizardcore, each contributing its vibrant, joyful aesthetic to the palette of possibilities for crafting individualized makeup looks.
5. Brighter Blushes: The Tomato Girl Influence
Thanks to Tomato Girl, bold blushes injected a healthy flush into makeup routines in 2023. As we progress through 2024, anticipate even brighter and bolder blushes in unexpected shades, where the mantra is clear – when it comes to cheek color, the redder, the better. Bold blushes and an extra touch of glam are non-negotiable elements in the beauty routines of 2024.
6. Eyeshadow Undertones: Exploring Color Harmony
The experimentation with color theory and complementary undertones in eye makeup gained momentum in 2023. This trend opens up a realm of possibilities for stunning eye looks in 2024. Undertones will be celebrated in a fiesta of colors – green eyeshadow with red undertones, blue with subtle bronze undertones, and purple with yellow-golden undertones promise to create regal and captivating eye statements. Brace yourself for tutorials exploring the intricacies of undertone theory to go viral in the coming year.
7. Party Girl Makeup: Dialing Up the Drama
For those seeking drama and excitement in their look, party girl makeup is the ultimate playground. In 2024, anticipate bolder and brighter eyeshadows adorned with unexpected sparkly accents dominating the night scenes. Imagine electric purples, sparkling blues, and shimmering metallics framing the eyes. Graphic liners and face gems will surge in popularity, providing worthy accents to this trend. Eccentric cut-crease liners, colorful wings, and clustered gems around temples and cheeks will channel a Euro club kid vibe, ensuring you make a bold entrance onto the dance floor. Additionally, be prepared for party enthusiasts to intensify their pouts with saturated, glossy lip colors in daring dark wines, shimmering champagnes, and deep plums.
In conclusion, 2024 promises to be another year of beauty evolution, with these trends leading the way into a vibrant and glamorous future.
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