14 Best Makeup Looks to Apply on Valentine's Day



Welcome to Valentine Makeup! If you're here, you're probably getting ready for something romantic — a night on the town, a virtual getaway with friends, or an intimate evening. You've planned the perfect gift, dinner, and even the scent you love the most. It's time to complete your hair and makeup look on February 14 to add that extra special touch to the day.

But don't worry—we've got you covered. We've scoured the beauty universe to bring you 14 gorgeous Valentine's Day makeup looks taken straight from the masters' portfolios. From pretty pastel pink looks to seductive, smoky eyes, light glam, ethereal vibes, and even glittery metallic lashes, our selection has it all. Among these beautiful styles, you will find the perfect fit for you.

1.    Prom Eye Makeup 

We understand that not everyone looks plump. Here's an option if you want to do something special for Valentine's Day but it defines you! Continue applying makeup as usual, then line your upper lids with a shimmery liner that's either pale pink or violet. It will be beautiful and happy — our favorite combination!

Prom Eye Makeup

2.    Doll Makeup

This pink Valentine's Day makeup tutorial features a full face of pink, with long lashes and glossy lips, for a fuller makeup look. For Valentine's Day, if you want to feel like a girl baddie, this is the tutorial you must try. Compared to many of the other tutorials on this list, this one requires more work, but the results are worth it.

Doll Makeup

3.    Raspberry Makeup 

Valentine's Day is the perfect occasion to let your lips steal the show when it comes to makeup! A traditional red lip is always in style, or you can try a deep pink lipstick (like a deep raspberry shade). Either way, a maroon or red lip color is perfect for Valentine's Day! You can take an example from this picture.

 Raspberry Makeup

4.    Red Hearts on Eyes

Although red is the color of choice for Valentine's Day, when you think of red makeup you may think of tacky, ugly makeup. This myth is debunked in this tutorial. This delicate, dreamy pairing of berry lips and red eyeshadow is so pretty! It looks contemporary and new, not cheesy. His voice is also really calm! Apply some heart stickers on your eyeliner to perfect your makeup for Valentine's Day.

Red Hearts on Eyes

5.    Glamorous Makeup look

If you want to look gorgeous, this is the makeup look to try for your "ultimate night out" on Valentine's Day. This look, which includes shimmery eyeshadow, smoky eyeliner, ultra-glossy nude lips, and glowing skin, isn't for the timid. It will look stunning by candlelight and is alluring and seductive. I also love that this style isn't obviously based on Valentine's Day. You can do this for any upcoming date night once you get the hang of it.

Glamorous Makeup look

6.    Valentine Mix Makeup

Despite the obvious, Valentine's Day night is the perfect opportunity to sport a classic red lip. We are fully and unashamedly embracing this cliché. Applying chapstick or lip primer before applying lipstick is one way to ensure flawless application, especially since it's still the dry winter months.

Valentine Mix Makeup

7.    Cheeky Makeup 

When we think of the month of love, roses, red dresses and yes, pink cheeks too! Choose a pink or sheer red blush or bronzer that matches your natural skin tone to achieve that rosy cheek look. Don't overdo it and try it out before the 14th to make sure the shade is the perfect match for you!

Cheeky Makeup

8.    Peachy Makeup 

Assuming you're looking for something in a better direction for Valentine's Day, look no further than our modern monochrome look featuring the hottest hot pink and peach hues. We've paired it perfectly with soft brows and gorgeous skin. It is rich, delicate and sweet. This look includes the same variety for your eyes, cheeks and lips. Currently, we hear you, a similar type for the whole look? However, trust us, this look offers a look you'll be obsessed with.

Peachy Makeup

9.    Bronze Makeup look

This guide will help you look radiant and bronzed on Valentine's Day. It looks like something a celebrity could wear on the cover of Cosmo with her subtle pink and beige shadows, glossy lips and peachy bronzed cheeks. The good thing is that this style isn't specifically Valentine's Day-themed, so you can wear it over and over again.

Bronze Makeup look

10.    Pink makeup

To achieve Valentine's Day beauty, you definitely don't need to spend a lot of time or apply a lot of makeup! This 10-minute natural makeup tutorial can be completed without the need for foundation. In my opinion, there's no better time to go for a more natural look than now, because no-makeup makeup is so fashionable this year.

Pink makeup

11.    All-Over Blushy Makeup

Is it safe to say you're on fire in worship? Play it up with The Creme Shop's Checkmate Powder Shrub Thirsum range. To start, apply a light blush to the inner corner of the cheeks, then apply a medium shade to the center. Applying a darker shade to the outer corners will seal it.

All-Over Blushy Makeup

12.    Smokey Makeup look

Any smoky eye looks fantastic on Valentine's Day and can add a seductive, edgy, or confidence-boosting glow to your look. When you flaunt this dramatic eye look, you'll feel like the queen that you are. Instead of using traditional charcoal smoky tones, try blending pink or maroon shadows all over your lids to add some seasonal flair.

Smokey Makeup look

13.    Red lip makeup

This glamorous Valentine's Day makeup look is reminiscent of modern-day Marilyn Monroe. While a matte red lip and winged liner is a timeless combination, the look is completely updated with touches like peachy blush, brushed-up brows, and expertly applied highlighter. Plus, its style is so timeless that it goes with any ensemble you can think of. In case you're unsure about your makeup style, it's a complete no-brainer.

 Red lip makeup

14.    Pop of Color

Give your face some extra edge with a pop of color. We love how this Valentine's Day makeup looks with pinks and reds to make the eye look a little more adventurous.

  Pop of Color

Tips for Creating Gorgeous Valentine's Day Makeup Looks

These ideas will help you create a beautiful Valentine's Day makeup look that complements your personal style and makes you feel good about yourself.

1.    Start with skincare: To create a smooth canvas for makeup application, start with a clean and moisturized face.
2.    Primer is key: To make your makeup last longer and provide a flawless base, use a primer.
3.    Choose long-wear formulas: To guarantee that your makeup stays put all day or night, use long-wear formulas, especially for foundation, concealer and lipstick.
4.    Enhance Your Natural Beauty: Instead of completely changing your appearance, think about using makeup to highlight your inherent qualities. Romantic, soft makeup looks quite attractive.
5.    Emphasize lips or eyes: Choose the area you want to draw more attention to: your lips or your eyes. If you opt for a bright lip color, keep your eye makeup softer, and vice versa.
6.    Play with colors: Don't be afraid to experiment with different colors that go well with your skin tone and wardrobe. Valentine's Day is a perfect opportunity to add a touch of romance to your beauty routine.
7.    Blend, Blend, Blend: To prevent harsh edges and achieve a smooth effect, blend your blush and eyeshadow well.
8.    Highlight for radiance: To achieve a beautiful, glowing complexion, apply highlighter to your cheekbones, browbones and bridge of your nose.
9.    Waterproof Products: To avoid smudges, use waterproof mascara and eyeliner if you're anticipating happy tears or spending time outdoors.
10.    Final Touches: Use a setting spray to set your makeup and make sure it stays in place all day or all night.
11.    Practice makes perfect: Practice before trying a new makeup look to perfect your technique and make sure you're happy with the results.
12.    Be confident: Above all, enjoy the process of getting ready for your special day or evening and wear your makeup with confidence.

Wrap up

Whether you're having a movie night with friends or family or a romantic meal with your significant other on Valentine's Day, there's no excuse not to elevate the occasion with stunning makeup. There's a makeup suggestion for you, regardless of how dramatic or subtle you want to go!

Here are 14 gorgeous yet incredibly simple makeup looks you can try for this beautiful holiday! You can wear a low-key peach-hued monochrome dress or go for a romantic yet fresh pretty pink dress. Just remember, regardless of your style, you can never go wrong with these trends.

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