If your St. Patrick’s Day plans include bar hopping across the city, then you need to stock up on some makeup and skincare essentials to help you avoid a dehydrated, sparkly-streaked hang over. Our Irish-green inspired round up will help you get into the spirit, before you binge on alcoholic spirits.
Ultra practical, waterproof and gentle on the skin, this green eye shadow pencil has a wide tip for non-greasy glide-on application with soft and even coverage, lasting up to 16 hours.
Price: $38, Available at b-glowing.com
When in doubt, go neutral! Clinique introduces a collection of eminently wearable, mix-and-matchable hues. This 8-shade eye shadow palette explores the Green color family. Mistake proof combinations exist within the palette. Go matte, go shimmery, and get creative. There are no wrong answers. Wear Everywhere Neutrals eye shadow palette is crease-and fade-resistant and ophthalmologist tested.
Price: $36, Available at Clinique counters nationwide and Clinique.com
Swipe on a lucky shade of a creamy, blendable, and luxurious Olive crème eyeshadow this St. Patrick’s Day. Easy and convenient, this self-sharpening chubby provides smooth & lightweight coverage, with a luminous finish that lasts all day without creasing or fading.
Price: $7.98, Available at Walmart and Walmart.com
Something green to whiten your smile. A toothbrush, floss and breath mint in one convenient, portable ampoule. These Touch Ups contain a whitening formula with increased levels of hydrogen peroxide to keep teeth white and clean. Use up to three times per day after indulging in St. Patty’s day tooth-stainers such as irish coffee, red wine or cigarettes. Just flip, pop, Touch Up™ to polish away discolorations and keep stains from setting into teeth.
Price: $10 for 7-count and $35 for 30-count, Available at GoSmile.com
5. Laura Geller INKcredible Gel Eyeliner Pencil in Emerald City
This gel eyeliner pencil provides waterproof glide-on color that stays put from day to night, delivering powerful, vibrant, multi-dimensional green color. Its super-soft precision tip allows for even application with no skipping or pulling. The highly pigmented formulas stay vibrant all day and the transfer-proof color won’t run or smudge.
Price: $20, Available at LauraGeller.com
Indulge your eyes in green silk. Glide on smooth intensity with this silk inspired liquid pencil. The smudge-proof formula lasts for up to 16-hours of intense green color from dusk until dawn.
Price: $8.99, Available at drugstore.com
As the face of Nails inc, Alexa Chung collaborated to create the perfect polish for a “party on your hands” this St. Patty’s day. This shade blends a mix of green and nude metallic and matte particles for an innovative camouflage effect on the nail.
Price: $15, Available at nailsinc.com
8. Peter Thomas Roth Irish Moor Mud
Get in the Irish mood this St. Patrick’s day! Purify, refine and decongest skin with Irish Moor Mud Purifying Black Mask. Odorless Irish Moor Mud draws out dirt, oil and impurities as it infuses skin with moisture and vitamins. With the highest level of organic content in the world, PTR specifically chose 9,000 year-old black Moor Mud harvested by hand from the Irish countryside. Rich in nutrients, essential minerals and potent anti-oxidants, it protects against skin damage. Black Hijiki Seaweed provides vital nutrition and hydration as volcanic ash revitalizes and detoxifies skin. Activated charcoal has a magnetic effect that draws impurities and toxins from congested pores. Helps minimize the look of pores, fine lines and wrinkles, leaving skin pure, fresh, hydrated and radiant.
Price: $58, Available at PeterThomasRoth.com
On St. Patty’s Day, everything should be green, including the cologne you choose to wear. Polo by Ralph Lauren is a true classic with a rich heritage. And it will be sure to mask any evidence of popping into a pub to celebrate your heritage – with an invigorating blend of wood, leather and tobacco, the Chypre Woody scent conveys a distinctive, enduring character.
Price: $78 (4oz EDT), Available on RalphLauren.com and at select retailers
This enriched cleansing oil is ideal for gently moisturizing and soothing delicate skin while effectively removing makeup and impurities. It’s also the perfect green shade to get into the St. Patrick’s Day mood while cleansing your face. Skin looks and feels clean, soft and supple and is left with a healthy, radiant glow.
Price: $35, Available at SkinLaundry.com and Skin Laundry clinics nationwide
When Irish eyes are smiling…it’s because they’re wearing one of the best eyeshadows in the industry. Urban Decay Eyeshadow in Kush is the perfect swipe of lush, vibrant color for a pop of St. Patty’s green, with soft, amazingly velvety texture; richer, smoother, more uniform pigment distribution and blendability; and longer-lasting, more crease-free wear (that will stay put throughout the day’s festivities…whatever they may be.)
Price: $18, Available at Sephora, ULTA, select Macy’s, Sephora.com, Ulta.com, Macys.com, Beauty.com and UrbanDecay.com