As festival season is around the corner, it’s time to find the best summer festival makeup ideas.
When we think about all those festival and rave makeup ideas, we can agree that glitter, bright and fluorescent colors dominate.
The best way to express our personality is through makeup and there is no better time to do that then festivals. Coachella, Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, and Tomorrowland are just some of the festivals thanks to which we saw the best makeup ideas ever.
We collected the most creative festival looks ever and bring them here to you. Enjoy our top 24 choices!
1. Smokey Cut Crease
This colorful makeup idea is pure talent. Colors are insane and everything together works so well. A combination of a few vibrant colors is born for the festivals.
2. Blue Galaxy
Is there a better way to emphasize your eyes than applying blue eyeshadow? Those blue shades are perfect for any festival look.
3. Paradise Eyes
This eye makeup is so energic. It’s because of those bright eyeshadows. When it comes to festival makeup ideas, it’s all about colors. Pick the most remarkable shades from your palette such as blue (as the sky), green (as grass), and yellow (as the sun) and play with them.
4. Black and Gold Sensation
If you aren’t a fan of rainbow colors and you can’t resist black and gold combinations, you don’t have to force it. We often combine black and gold colors for elegant occasions, but who says there are not for festivals? Express your style with this glam makeup idea.
5. Rainbow Explosion
This festival makeup idea is a real rainbow explosion. This beautiful eye makeup with fluffy eyebrows is must-have for any festival, from Coachella to Tomorrowland and many others.
6. Fire Eyes
This eye makeup is on fire! All you need for this makeup look is orange eyeshadow and black eyeliner. You can leave your lips neutral or apply bright colors for a more dramatic look.
7. Warm Tones
This year, makeup world has no rules anymore. You can combine everything with everything. This makeup inspiration is a real proof that pink can works so well with orange.
8. Kiss of the Sun
It’s so easy to achieve this style and it looks so fabulous. It’s a combination of black and yellow eyeliners.
9. The Magical Shine of Blue
This glow makeup look is incredible. All you need is blue glitter and don’t forget, there is never too much glitter for festivals. We recommend you try this Nyx Professional Makeup Face & Body Glitter in blue color. It has more than a thousand reviews and 5 stars so it’s for sure worth the price.
10. Black and Yellow Eyeliner
Sometimes it can be difficult to spend the whole day outside on the hot weather without ruining your makeup. As eyeshadows are very sensitive, waterproof eyeliners could be a better solution. We guess that the black eyeliner is a must-have in every cosmetic bag, but it’s not the same with the yellow one. It has been shown that this NYX Cosmetics Vivid Brights Liner Vivid Halo is one of the best Amazon’s choices when it comes to yellow eyeliners.
11. Dotted Ombré Half Cut Crease
Don’t be afraid of playing with colors. You don’t always have to play safe as others do. Try this impressive makeup look.
12. Pink and Blue Festival Look
This pink and blue festival makeup looks so simple and effective. We have been talking about how powerful bright colors can be but look at these makeup ideas. This eye makeup look is so perfectly formed. It is radiant and impressive eyeshadow ideas. Perfect to emphasize your blue eyes.
13. Playful Purple
This is one more proof that purple works so well with orange. All you need to have is a well-pigmented eyeshadow palette. Don’t worry, we found the best one for you. This NYX Cosmetics Ultimate Shadow Palette Brights is a pro-level palette packed with 16 high-performance eyeshadows in a rainbow of tone-inspired shades.
14. Extra Purple Look
This glam combination of purple and gold eyeshadow is so adorable. Since now, we didn’t even mention false lashes. Look at their impact on the whole makeup look. It’s incredible!
15. Creative Mix
This color combination is so inspiring. You can’t go wrong with this look.
16. Festival Vibes
This breathtaking festival look is full of energy and life. Makeup artist @oliviamollymakeup has so inspirational ideas, we can’t stop scrolling through her Instagram profile.
17. Purple Lash Color
Have you ever been to a drugstore and you couldn’t stop trying all those pretty colorful mascaras? From blue, red, pink, orange, green to yellow, and purple… All of them are incredible. And you stare at them asking yourself “Do I need them? Where will I wear those colorful mascaras?” Well, now you have the answer. They are simply a must-have for festival days. We suggest you try this highly pigmented NYX Professional Makeup Color Mascara. It will emphasize your makeup look.
18. Rare Pearls
If you aren’t a fan of colorful makeup looks and you are more likely to dress elegantly and apply elegant look, you should introduce some festival vibes in your whole look. The best way to do that is by gluing pearls over your face.
19. Orange WOW
If you have been following us for a while, you for sure know that the orange eyeshadow is the best way to emphasize your blue eyes. It’s because the orange is the opposite of the blue on the spectrum. So, all you need for this sexy makeup look is a LOT of oranges.
20. Sunset Eyes
Did you ever try to imagine how would it look if someone put a sunset on their eyelids? This is how!
Fluffy eyebrows and sunset eyeshadow look make a head-turning festival makeup idea.
21. Bikini Inspired Makeup
Makeup artist Monserrat Garcia got inspired by bikini bottom for this brilliant makeup look. It is so inspiring when artistes see ideas for their art in everything that they see. Try this magnificent makeup look while waiting for another festival party.
22. Romantic Festival Look
This gorgeous festival makeup idea is a mixture of warm tones. Profusion Cosmetics Mini Artistry 10 Shade Eyeshadow Palette is one of the cheapest eyeshadow palettes on Amazon. It is also suitable for all skin tones.
23. Dark Rainbow
If you are a fan of black but you want to add a little color, make a rainbow on your eyelids but let your favorite black color prevail. To make your look even more extra, use a black rouge.
24. Aqua Cut Crease
This flawless makeup look is a combination of cut creases and dots.