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Glitter Is Fall/Winter 2016’s Biggest Beauty Trend and Here’s Why

Glitter Is Fall/Winter 2016’s Biggest Beauty Trend and Here’s Why
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Welcome to sparkle town.

Beauty giants for the Fall/Winter 2016 runways in all parts of the world are not shy with expressing their love for glitter. Everyone seems to be in agreement that it's time we bring some shine back into our lives. So as we celebrate the all-matte-everything trend’s gradual exit this year, here’s how the world has started to wear glitter for your perusal:



Sometimes, highlighter is just not enough. That’s probably why Burberry decided to go all out and swipe their new glitter dust all over their models’ cheekbones for a showstopping shine.

Giambattista Valli


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Makeup artist Val Garland gave the girls of Giambattista Valli a literal silver lining. She replaced a typical browbone highlight with silver eyeliner and sculpted the brows with it.


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We're all about the graphic eyeliner at Kenzo, but the hint of glitter on the inner corners made it ten times better.


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Here’s a pop of color for the bold. The French haute couture label Vionnet decided to go easy on the eyes by focusing on an intense inner corner highlight, but they brought in the drama with some glitter lip liner, and shimmery golden eyebrows.

Charlotte Olympia

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What else is there to say about this look? Go bold, or go home.



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Silver is the new black for eyeliner this season. And if you decide to try it, it'll look so good you might cry. Isn't that right, Giulietta?

Pat McGrath’s Glitter Lip

IMAGE Steven Klein for W Mag

Glitter lips are definitely one of the boldest things to attempt to pull off, but you can’t deny how gorgeous they are in editorials. Would you dare try this for a night-out?

Whether you choose to tone down these looks or amp them up, glitter is definitely this season's essential while battling against the gloomy months.

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