Viva Magenta is the Pantone Color of 2023 is taking the fashion world by a bright, bold storm. It’s a nod to the 90s with a fabulous part red, part purple, look at me vibe. According to Pantone, Viva Magenta 18-1750 vibrates with vim and vigor and is a shade expressive of a new signal of strength. This color is brave and fearless and promotes a joyous and optimistic celebration. Long Island Beauty School has a few easy and fun tips to add this mood-lifting shade to your look.

Luscious Lips

The easiest way to try out Viva Magenta is with lipstick! Bring attention to your pout using a matte lipstick or long-lasting lip stain. Keep the rest of your makeup neutral to keep the focus on your bold lip. Another way to incorporate Viva Magenta into a luscious lip is to line your lips with a colored pencil and apply gloss to tie the look together.

Nail it

A manicure in Viva Magenta is sure to stand out in a fashion-forward way. A simple manicure sporting Viva Magenta or a French-inspired manicure with this edgy color is sure to catch the attention of anyone who catches a glimpse of your bold nails! Ask your manicurist to add an artistic design to your ring fingers or go one step further with jewelry-inspired embellishments for a bit of bling.

Eyes on the Prize

Add dramatic touches of Viva Magenta to your eyes. Go subtle with a touch of a shimmer shadow highlighting your lid or go all the way with a graphic eye liner to bring drama to your entire eye. If you’re feeling a bit daring, make a statement with Viva Magenta mascara and tie the entire monochrome look together.

Cheeky and Cute

Viva Magenta is a blend of red, purple, and dark pink shades. Create a deep yet rosey shade for your cheeks. This versatile blush is one that is flattering on most skin tones. Add a light touch to your cheeks and apply a heavier sweep on your cheekbones for added definition and drama.

Hair Yeah!

Leap into the Viva Magenta look and add peek-a-boo highlights in this color to introduce a bolder look to your everyday hairstyle. If you really want to take things up a notch, color your entire hair with this empowering color and stand out in a crowd.

There are so many creative avenues when it comes to cosmetology. The possibilities are truly endless when you tap into the beauty industry. Explore our cosmetology courses at  Long Island Beauty SchoolContact us today to get started today!