Graduation Makeup Inspo πŸŽ“

For all of you hardworking (or barely getting by πŸ˜‰) high schoolers and college students, graduation is here! You've spent years working towards that diploma, months planning your graduation party, weeks finding the perfect outfit, days finding the most beautiful invitations, hours deciding how you're going to do your hair, and the list goes on! This will be one of the most important days of your lives and your family/friends will certainly be taking tons of photos. So you obviously want to make sure you look your best!

I created this list of some great makeup inspiration that will have you looking incredible in every picture you take that day. And hey, even if you aren't the one graduating, you'll surely still want to try out one of these looks so you can look πŸ”₯πŸ”₯ while you fill up on food at grad parties. πŸ˜‹ So let's get started!

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Photo Friendly Drugstore Makeup

Casey Holmes

Products Used:

Makeup Revolution Ultra Eye Contour Palette

Flower Beauty Shimmer & Shade Eyeshadow Palette - Golden Natural NYX Glitter Glue Essence SuperFine Waterproof Eyeliner Pen - Black

NYX Tres Jolie Gel Pencil Liner - Pitch Black Wet n Wild Lash Renegade Mascara - Blazen Black

Casey created the beautiful, glam look that will photograph nicely. It's a soft, smokey look that will help make your eyes appear larger. Everything she uses is supposed to last all day and is all drugstore products (except for the eyeshadow primer 😢). Click her photo above to watch the full tutorial and click here to check out her Instagram!

Full Coverage Spring Makeup

Kayleigh Noelle

Products Used:

MAC Pro Longwear Paint Pot - Painterly

Makeup Geek Single Eyeshadow - Creme Brulee

Makeup Geek Single Eyeshadow - Chickadee

Makeup Geek Single Eyeshadow - Gold Digger

Makeup Geek Foiled Eyeshadow - Starry Eyed

Makeup Geek Single Eyeshadow - Tuscan Sun

Makeup Geek Single Eyeshadow - Wild West

Makeup Geek Single Eyeshadow - Taboo

Fiona Stiles Ultra Precision Stylo - Odin

Kiss Couture Faux Mink Lashes - Gala

This is a more dramatic, colorful look. It's full coverage so if the stress has been affecting your skin lately and you want your skin to look flawless, this tutorial is for you! She also shows you how to do a braided bun, so if you haven't decided how you want to do your hair, you can kill two birds with one video here. πŸ™ƒ Click her photo above to watch the tutorial and make sure to check out her Instagram -> @kayleighnoellexo

Graduation Makeup

Makaya Troix7

Products Used:

MAC Studio Finish Conceal - NC45 Laura Mercier Translucent Powder Morphe 35F Palette KOKO Lashes - Stella

This look is so stunning! It's very simple and will look so beautiful yet won't be too much. If you want makeup that is noticeable without going overboard, this is definitely the one! Click Makaya's photo above to watch the full tutorial and make sure to check out her Instagram here.

Sweat Proof Long Lasting Makeup


Products Used:

L'Oreal Brow Stylist Definer - Dark Brunette Salon Perfect Brow Pomade - Dark Brown NYX HD Concealer Milani Everyday Eyes Powder Eyeshadow Palette - Earthy Elements Revlon Photo Ready Eye Art - Peach Prism Jesse's Girl Liquid Liner Pen - Black Jordanna Cat Eye Liquid Liner - Black Leather Eylure Vegas Nay Lashes - Grand Glamour

😍😍😍😍 This is sooooo jaw-droppingly gorgeous! It's a peachy-toned eye with a champagne inner corner. This is the tutorial you need to follow if you're wanting to look like a frickn' goddess! Click her photo above to achieve this look. AND check out her Instagram: @juicyyyyjas.

Urban Decay Naked 3 Palette Tutorial + Flawless Dewy Skin

Heidi Hamoud

Products Used:

Urban Decay Naked 3 Palette Urban Decay Single Eyeshadow - Verve Urban Decay Liquid Moondust Eyeshadow - Recharged Lilly Lashes - Olivia Nars Larger Than Life Eyeliner - Rue Bonaparte

How long has it been since you've seen a Naked palette tutorial?! Heidi recently created this girly, glowing look and I am obsessed! It's so simple yet so sexy! She also shows you how to achieve flawless, dewy skin. You're bound to look amazing on your graduation day with this! Here's her Instagram: @heidimakeupartist & make sure to click her photo above to watch this tutorial!

Easy Everyday Makeup

Makeup by Giselle

Products Used:

Physicians Formula Shimmer Strips Extreme Shimmer - Disco Glam

Makeup Geek Foiled Eyeshadow - Grandstand

Makeup Geek Eyeshadow - Cocoa Bear

Wet n Wild Mega Wear Mascara

This is an everyday, soft, glam look that will have people admiring your natural features. Almost all of the products Giselle used were drugstore products, so she really did make it super easy to achieve this look! I think this look will be perfect for any photos you will take on your day. Your skin will look dewy and you won't have any harsh, overpowering shades on your eyes. Go ahead and click her photo above to watch the tutorial and follow her on Instagram here!

Half Cut Crease

Denitslava Makeup

Products Used:

ABH Single Eyeshadow - Birkin

ABH Single Eyeshadow - Burnt Orange Matte

ABH Single Eyeshadow - Blazing

ABH Single Eyeshadow - Fresh

ABH Single Eyeshadow - Fudge MakeupGeek Single Eyeshadow - Creme Brulee

MakeupGeek Single Eyeshadow - Shimma Shimma Maybelline Eye Studio Gel Eyeliner - Blackest Black

Maybelline Fit Me Concealer - 15 Eyeris Beauty Lashes - Athena

Denitslava is so stinkin' adorable! Her videos have really fun editing and she creates gorgeous looks effortlessly. I love this look! It's a tad bit more dramatic than some of the other looks above, but I think it will photograph beautifully. It's a pink-mauve look that will give you some girly, glam instantly! To watch the tutorial, click her photo above and make sure to also follow her Instagram: @denitslava.

Gold Bomb AF Cut Crease

Amys Makeup Box

Products Used:

MAC Pro Longwear Paint Pot - Soft Ochre Makeup Addiction Palette - Meadow

Makeup Addiction Palette - Flaming Love Lit Cosmetics Liquid Metals - Addicted Gold Lit Cosmetics Clearly Liquid Glitter Base Tarte Tarteist Double Take Eyeliner

Maybelline The Falsies Push Up Angel Mascara

Lilly Luxury Link Lashes - Opulence

For all of you that do not care for natural looks and just want to look glamorous AF at your ceremony/grad party, here it is! It's a gold metallic cut crease that will leave the audience blinded from that glow! It's quick, easy, and will have you feeling more than extra that day. Click the photo above to watch the tutorial, make sure to subscribe, and also, give her a follow on Instagram here!

I really hope you all enjoyed this post and give some of these looks a try! Let me know in the comments below if there's a specific post you would like for me to do. No matter what look you decide to try, make sure to enjoy your day! Congrats to all of you and cheers to growing up! πŸŽ“πŸŽ‰

P.S. What do you all think of my new logo? Isn't it adorable?! 😍

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