5 Easy Ways to Rock Green Makeup for St. Patrick's Day

It's so easy being green.

We’re well into March now, which means that St. Patrick’s Day will be here before we know it. If you’re already planning what cute green outfit you can wear to save yourself from getting pinched tomorrow, you might as well start thinking about your makeup look, too. After all, your beauty game is part of your complete look.

If you’re looking for some inspiration on how to pull off green makeup, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite looks from Influensters. The best part is you can wear them all the other 364 days of the year. If only the same could be said about your shamrock face paint.

Deep Green Eyeshadow with Flirty Lashes by @mybeautybreakdown

Deep Green Eyeshadow with Flirty Lashes

Are you intimidated by bright green shades? This sexy deep green eyeshadow is a close cousin to your tried-and-true black eyeshadow.

What you’ll need:

Makeup Geek Cosmetics Eyeshadow in Envy | MAC Cosmetics Studio Fix Spray | Huda Beauty Liquid Matte Lipstick | Morphe Shadow Brush | NYX Cosmetics HD Foundation


Green Eyeshadow with Stars by @hey_itscristine

Green Eyeshadow with Stars

Shamrocks are great, but gold stars are much more unexpected. Plus, these ones actually help to bring out the bold green eyeshadow.

What you’ll need:

Laura Mercier Candle Glow Soft Luminous Foundation Smashbox Cosmetics Camera Ready BB Cream Eyes Urban Decay Afterglow Blush in Kinky | Too Faced Shadow Insurance | Benefit Cosmetics They're Real! Lengthening Mascara | NYX Cosmetics Tame & Frame Tinted Brow Pomade | Make Up Geek Eyeshadow in Dragonfly | Essence Lip Pencil in The Nude


Electric Green Eyeshadow by @kaybrookie

Electric Green Eyeshadow

It may not be the most traditional green, but when you wear it, it's a guarantee that all eyes will be on you.

What you’ll need:  Laura Mercier Silk Creme Foundation | Becca Cosmetics Highlighter in Champagne Pop | Tarte Cosmetics Amazonian Clay Blush in Dollface | Urban Decay Electric Pressed Pigments Palette | Tarte Cosmetics Tarteist Clay Paint Liner in Black | House of Lashes Lashes in Iconic | Jeffree Star Cosmetics Velour Liquid Lipsticks in Doll Parts and Celebrity Skin


Pastel Green Eyes by @dolledupbyrae

Pastel Green Eyes

Here’s your proof that pastel green doesn’t always have to be wishy-washy. And can we talk about those lashes for a second? Amazing.

What you’ll need: Urban Decay Moondust Palette | NYX Cosmetics Prismatic Eyeshadow in Mermaid | Eylure Lashes | Anastasia Beverly Hills Lip Gloss in Butterscotch | Japonesque Color Velvet Touch Blush in 03 | NARS Laguna Bronzer


Green and White Graphic Eyes by @imkiaa_duhh

Green and White Graphic Eyes

This two-tone eye is retro yet modern and all kinds of good. When you have eye makeup this major, you don’t need to do much with the rest of your face.

What you’ll need: NYX Cosmetics Micro Brow Pencil | NYX Cosmetics Jumbo Eye Pencil in Cucumber | BH Cosmetics 88-Color Eyeshadow Palette | NYX Cosmetics Gel Liner & Smudger in White | Buxom Cosmetics Lash Mascara | L’Oreal Infallible Face Glow Foundation | NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer | NYX Cosmetics Suede Cream Lipstick in Sandstorm


Would you try any of these looks? Let us know your favorite way to use green!

A R. and 101 Influensters liked this
Add a comment (74)
Show more comments