St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner and what better way to celebrate than with your favorite beauty products? From eye shadows to lip glosses and, of course, nail polish, you don’t have to be afraid to rock a bold green shade. We’ve got you covered with some hot hues that are universally flattering and a cool way to show your holiday spirit.
Jamberry‘s St. Patrick’s Day nail wraps will have even the most seasoned of beauty junkies seeing green. Jamberry nail wraps require no nail art skills and no dry time, and last up to 2 weeks when applied properly. Each sheet yields 2-3 manicures or pedicures depending on nail size, and retails for $15 at jamberrynails.com.
Wee Bit Charmed:
Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics offers a cool green nail color, Deven Green – just perfect for St.Patrick’s Day! It’s an almost neon green and like all OCC nail lacquers it is highly pigmented, 5-free, quick drying, and super long lasting. You can find it at Nordstrom.com, $10.
MARS the Salon‘s owner, Hiroko Fujikawa, has created a look that you can even do at home. The design features fun shamrocks, stripes and polka dots.
To re-create the clover design on the pinky finger, for example:
1. Using a thin paint brush and Essie in Shake Your Maker draw four small petals at the bottom and middle of the pinky finger to create two clovers.
2. Using a thin paint brush and Essie Fashion Playground draw two small petals at the side of the nail and top of the nail to create the illusion of the clovers.
3. Using a thin paint brush and Essie The More the Merrier draw two small petals at the other side of the nail and at the top of the nail to create the illusion of clovers.
Ditch the basic black and opt for a bold green on your eyes with Ardency Inn Modster eyeliners in Grass and Jade, $19. Both are available at ardencyinn.com.
Inglot Cosmetics offers a selection of green Freedom System eye shadows, nail enamels, eyeliners, and body pigments in a wide array of gorgeous shades. All available on inglotusa.com.