Let’s take you through some of the most lit makeup trends of 2019! We saw brushed-up brows, monochromatic makeup, glowing skin, rose gold cheeks, glitter accents, blushadow and neon colours *phew* If you’re a makeup ninja (just like me), then you’ve obviously given all these trends a shot! If not, here’s some inspiration for you to try them out before the year ends and new trends start surfacing in 2020!

Let’s admit it! Celebrities have been our major source of makeup-spiration. To give you a quick glimpse of the best makeup looks of 2019 that made heads turn, we’ve got you covered with a top 10 list. Here you go!

best celebrity makeup looks of 2019

Pop colour OTT

Breaking beauty rules, Esha Gupta went all out with bright purple lids combined with a bold, red lipstick. You’ve got to Try this quirky combination if you’re feeling bold and experimental!

best celebrity makeup looks of 2019

Yellow lids

The one trend we’ve seen throughout 2019 is the use of colours in makeup. From yellow, green, pink, blue to grey, name it and we’ve seen it!

If you’re sceptical about trying the colour eyeshadow trend, take a cue from Sonam Kapoor Ahuja and keep the rest of your makeup muted to make the bright eyeshadow pop.

best celebrity makeup looks of 2019

Glitter baby

Glitter and glamour go hand-in-hand, Sonakshi Sinha is proof!

Sona, who is ever ready to experiment with eye makeup, gave us major glitter makeup-spiration in 2019. A hybrid of blue and silver glitter on her lids defined with dramatic falsies is party makeup goals!

best celebrity makeup looks of 2019

Oh-so earthy

Making a statement in earthy makeup tones is none other than Alia Bhatt!

Anyone who keeps a close watch on Alia’s beauty game knows that the actress believes in the less-is-more trend. Oh, and she never forgets to slay!

best celebrity makeup looks of 2019

High on highlighter

Deepika Padukone’s makeup game is either OTT AF or minimalism at its best. There’s no in-between! While the actress dropped some really noteworthy looks in 2019, this one beats them all. Her makeup is high on highlighter and makes her look nothing less than a glowing goddess!

best celebrity makeup looks of 2019

Funk up

While talking about the best makeup of 2019, how can we forget Priyanka Chopra’s Met Gala look from earlier this year? From glittery upper lids to white lower lids, snowflake lashes and striking burgundy lipstick, the diva’s look was all things bold and funky. It definitely needs a special mention!

best celebrity makeup looks of 2019

Unicorn eyes

Taking inspiration from unicorn colours, Kriti Sanon sported a hybrid of purple and pink on her lids in shimmer texture. 2019 made even the safest players vouch for bright hues!

best celebrity makeup looks of 2019

Super glam

Just when we thought that nothing could beat gold when it comes to adding glamour to your makeup, we were stunned by Kriti Kharbanda’s silver glitter lids. She matched her eye makeup with her silver shimmery outfit, and we haven’t seen a better combination yet!

best celebrity makeup looks of 2019

Blushadow goals

Talking about makeup trends, blushadow is something that surfaced from the runways and became an instant red-carpet hit in 2019. We were super stoked to see Aditi Rao Hydari wear blushadow with so much aplomb!

best celebrity makeup looks of 2019


Another trend that we saw throughout this year was actresses matching their eye makeup with the colour of their outfit. Athiya Shetty too hopped onto the bandwagon by sporting green lids that perfectly matched her green outfit.

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