Christmas Makeup Looks: the Naughty and the Nice…


Need to find the ultimate makeup looks to suit your Holiday plans? Benefit Cosmetics are here with a Christmas Gift Set guide, tailored to every festivity! Whether it’s soft glowy glam or a bold brow and red lip, we’ve got you covered with our Christmas Gift Sets and other classics.ย  โœจ

So what will it be? Naughty or Nice…


How to: Naughty๐Ÿ’‹

The ultimate party look!

After 2020’s Covid Christmas, 2021 the year of crazy Christmas celebrations! Hereโ€™s our guide to the perfect party look, so you can look good and party hard, without fear of makeup mishaps!

Step 1: PRIME


Start off with POREfessional face primer to give yourself a smooth, long-lasting base! Our POREfessional Primer can be found in several Christmas Gift Sets in both full-size and mini! Kits such as Winter Glamminโ€™, Hot for the Holidays and more!

Need a little more Hydration? Head to our site HERE and try out Holiday Cutie Beauty with POREfessional Hydrate Primer.Winter Glammin Holiday 2021

Step 2: BRONZE


Want to be a bronzed beauty? Dust some warmth into your look with our classic full-size Hoola! Hoola can transform your naughty look from winter woe to winter glow! Find Hoola in our Christmas Gift Sets listed below gorgeous!



Choose your mascara! Why not choose our Badgal BANG! Volumising Mascara for a naughty inspired Christmas look? This ultra-black mascara is sure to give you the killer eye look for any occasion. Or choose Lashes All the Way for a full-size and mini Theyโ€™re Real! Magnet Mascara, for unbelievably long lashes to instantly level-up your look. Don’t miss out on this absolute steal!

TOP TIP: you can layer our mascaras to create an eye look tailored to your own tastes!

Step 4: BROWS!


We all love a BENE-BROW! Our wide range of eyebrow products are fit for all your festivities! Find Precisely, My Brow Pencil in selected gift sets this Christmas, and double the fun with Merry Nโ€™ Precise, featuring a full-size and mini Precisely!

Get the Bene-best brows with Jingle Brows: Use Precisely, My Brow Pencil for natural definition, Gimme Brow+ for texture and High Brow Duo for a multi-purpose brow highlight and cream shadow!

Jingle brows Holiday 2021

Step 5: LIPS!


Benefit knows that Christmas Party = Red Lip! Our Kisses & Wishes Christmas Gift Set includes 4 gorgeous shades: Spiced Red, Ruby, Rosewood and Nude Rose. All our shades are perfect for your celebrations, plus they include hyaluronic acid to keep your lips plump (and extra kissable) on these cold winter nights.

Step 6: SET!


For your naughty inspired makeup look to last all night, set your makeup with our POREfessional Super Setter. With it’s ultra fine mist and 36-hour stay, you won’t have to think twice about your makeup shifting when you’re going out out. Our Super Setter is included in the Christmas Gift Set, Joy to the PORES.


CLICK HERE to shop our Christmas Gift Sets mentioned: Hot for the Holidays, Winter Glamminโ€™, Holiday Cutie Beauty, Jingle Brows, Merry Nโ€™ Precise, Kisses & Wishes and Lashes All the Way.


How to: Nice๐Ÿ˜‡

Soft glow and stay-in!

Sometimes all you need is that soft glam glow, especially when enjoying Christmas festivities from the comfort of your own home. Whether youโ€™re off to get the tree, or even pick up some Christmas essentials (all of the chocolate for me, please!), no matter your Christmas duties, we have a natural holiday glow for you!

Step 1: Prep your skin!


Whether youโ€™re going out or staying in, we want our makeup to stay on! Season of Skincare has all your skin essentials this winter. Apply Total Moisture for a burst of hydration, Itโ€™s Potent Eye Cream to brighten your under-eyes and prep your face with POREfessional Hydrate Primer! Have you tried our Browvo! Conditioning Primer? Donโ€™t forget to prep your brows and give them a boost! Healthy brows = Happy Christmas!

Step 2: BLUSH!


Apply some blush for a soft glam glow! Dandelion is a sweet rosy pink, perfect for brightening your look this Holiday season! Find our Dandelion Finishing Powder in Bright Holiday Beauty and more of our iconic Christmas Gift Sets!

Not sure which blush is fit for your skin tone? Donโ€™t worry gorgeous, try out our Cheektopia Christmas Gift Set, full of minis including Georgia, Dallas, Dandelion and Sugarbomb blushers as well as Hoola matte bronzer! This set is perfect for you to try our range and find your favourite blush!

Cheektopia Set Holiday 2021


Step 3:ย Roller Lash all the way!


Roller Lash is our classic soft glam staple mascara. The key to soft glam is a separating, curling mascara, and this mascara will give you the ultimate curl for 12 hours! Also containing provitamin B5 and serin, ingredients known for their lash-conditioning benefits โ€“ is there a better choice for your nice list inspired holiday look?

Step 4: BROWS!


Try out Gimme Brow+ volumising brow gel for a full fluffy brow! Gimme Brow+ gives texture and comes in 10 gorgeous shades! This product is water-resistant and long-wearing, so is perfect for any festive activities you have planned!

Also, with our Merry n Precise Christmas Gift Set, itโ€™s easy to get natural brows this holiday season! If you’re a lover of the UK’s no.1 brow pencil, Precisely, My Brow Pencil, this set is perfect for you! Use Precisely’s ultra-small tip to create natural hair-like strokes and fill in any sparse areas and create a Benefit Cosmetics staple, fluffy brow. TOP TIP: Tap Precisely, My Brow Pencil on a hard surface to flatten the tips edge, making it easier to create your signature brow look.

Step 5: LIPS!


Soft glam isnโ€™t complete without soft lips! Our California Kissinโ€™ ColorBalms are your perfect quick fix for soft, supple lips this Christmas! Use either our Rosewood or Nude Rose shades to add to your rosy winter glow for your nice-list-worthy makeup look! These lip balms include hyaluronic acid to lock in moisture for up to 8 hours, plus the addition of mango butter means they smell amazing and look gorgeous!

Kisses & Wishes Holiday 2021 Value Sets



CLICK HERE to shop our Christmas Gift Sets mentioned: Season of Skincare, Cheektopia, Bright Holiday Beauty, Jingle Brows, Merry Nโ€™ Precise, Kisses & Wishes and Lashes All the Way.



Which look will you choose?

Happy Holidays! ๐ŸŽ„