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10 Bold and funky makeup looks to try out in 2016

Turn your face into a disco ball with the hot new glitter trend, or go bold with a funky eyeshadow. One thing is for sure — in 2016, there is no shortage of ways to make a statement with your makeup.

Below are some of our favourite attention-grabbing makeup looks for you to try out.

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1. Mask of shadow on the eyes

Fantasy meets high fashion! A mask of shadow on the eyes is a surefire way of standing out from the crowd, and this look has Chanel’s, Max Mara’s and Vivienne Westwood’s stamps of approval, as it featured heavily on designer runways.

2. Glitter eyeshadow

Get a party-approved makeup look by adding glitter to your lids.

3. Unevenly applied eyeshadow

It’s not about the colour but about the application, and forget colouring in the lines this season.

Unevenly applied eyeshadow trend
Image: Antonio de Moraes Barros Filho / Contributor / Getty Images

4. Sequined eyebrows

Wallflowers, beware: This look is definitely not for the fainthearted.

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5. Bold eyeliner

Work that eyeliner to create interesting frames around the eyes.

6. Graphic eyeshadow

Graphic eyeshadow has proven popular on multiple designer runways, and it’s a wonderful way to let your creativity shine.

Graphic eyeshadow trend 2016
Image: Frazer Harrison / Staff

7. Vampire lips

Edward Cullen would approve of these dark, vampy lips.

8. Leprechaun-approved eyes

There’s no leprechaun waiting at the end of this rainbow, just pure awesomeness.

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9. Gold eyeshadow

Add a luxe touch to your makeup routine with a metallic eyeshadow shade.

10. Go blue!

Seen on the runways of Aigner, Nanette Lepore and Diane von Fürstenberg, blue is electric and one of the easiest ways to make a statement.

What do you think of these makeup looks? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.

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