In our story on the date night makeup men prefer, the classic combination of a red lip + black cat-eye was the least favorite. So it was pretty funny to turn around and find out that same look is one of the most popular on Pinterest’s beauty boards. To us, it’s proof that ‘guy hot’ and ‘girl hot’ really might mean two different things. The two other looks that were also a hit among pinners? Super-defined lashes with a clear glossy lip and totally natural, barely-there makeup.
For this story, we lowered the minimum repin criteria to 500; the minimum for popular hair pins was 2,000, because hair photos are more popular on Pinterest than, well, almost anything. We also weeded out some of the more outrageous makeup (ones that you’d be hard-pressed to categorize as “beauty” looks), and narrowed it down to the 10 most popular and prettiest makeup pins Pinterest has to offer! Keep scrolling to see them all.
We’re obsessed with literally everything about this stunning makeup, from the pristine black cat-eye liner to the glossy red pout, perfect brows, and gorgeous freckles.
This alluring look from beauty blogger Teni Panosian has garnered over 15,000 repins. The Kardashian-worthy nude-lip, nude-face aesthetic with smoky rose-gold shadow, peach-kissed cheeks, and defined lashes was created by Panosian as a do-it-yourself bridal beauty option. Check out her full tutorial here.
In this image, repinned almost 4,000 times, model Lindsey Wixon shows off highly exaggerated lashes and her natural nude lip—one of spring’s biggest trends.
This pin was quite literally the black sheep of the bunch, and it makes sense why it’s been so popular. Who knew that a deep purple-black lip with white blond hair could look entirely chic and not goth in the least.
There’s just something about a glossy red lip and black cat-eye on a brunette, even if the men don’t think so.
It’s no secret that Lily Collins is a beauty icon, and with these filled-in brows, a killer daytime smoky eye, and natural nude lip, it’s no wonder this pic has been repinned from our own Pinterest page over 2200 times.
Cat-eye + natural nude lip + effortless hair for the win, forever.
Paired with a retro victory roll, a black cat-eye and matte red lip are ladylike and glamorous, as Olivia Palermo understands.
We love this cool, casual, no-makeup makeup look that screams model off duty.
This breathtaking natural makeup was conceived as a natural bridal look and has us fawning over how pretty it is! Check out the tutorial here.