20 Chic Ways to Wear Green Makeup for St. Patrick’s Day (and Beyond)

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No matter how much Irish DNA you have, St. Patrick’s Day is the holiday of luck, gold and late night celebrations at the pub. It’s also a time to get creative with a themed beauty look. Rather than go for shamrock face paint this year, we’re getting festive in a less costumey way: via green makeup.

Green makeup may get a bad rap, but it can be beautiful and flattering in all forms. It enhances all skin tones and eye colors, making it worth wearing way beyond March 17. Don’t believe us? These green beauty looks will inspire you to give emerald a try — and not just on St. Patty’s Day.

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