Lifestyle Holidays & Occasions Holiday Beauty Tips By InStyle Editors InStyle Editors Facebook Instagram Twitter Our editors and writers comprise decades of expertise across the beauty, fashion, lifestyle and wellness spaces in print and digital. We prioritize journalistic integrity, factual accuracy, and also having fun with every story we share. InStyle's editorial guidelines Updated on November 11, 2007 @ 10:58PM Pin Share Tweet Email Trending Videos Photo: Tesh Holiday Beauty Tips 01 of 03 Lips That Last Tesh To help a deep shade like burgundy stay put, line and fill in lips with a pencil before blending on lipstick with a lip brush, says Genevieve Herr, our makeup artist for this shoot with Gossip Girl actress, Blake Lively. Try Chanel Rouge Hydrabase lipstick in Vamp, $25; chanel.com and Paula Dorf lip liner in Deco, $18; pauladorf.com. 02 of 03 Soft, Smoky Eyes Tesh Choose a gray pencil instead of black to line and smudge lash lines. "It softens the eyes and makes them look less harsh," says Herr. Try Laura Mercier Kohl eye pencil in Stormy Grey, $19; lauramercier.com and MAC eye shadow in Carbon, $14; maccosmetics.com. 03 of 03 Matte Makeup Tesh Neutral cheeks and lips can brighten the face without stealing the spotlight from a glittery party dress says Herr. Go for matte instead of shimmer. Try Edward Bess Ultra Slick lipstick in Nude Lotus, $27; edwardbess.com and Stila Convertible Color in Gerbera, $22; sephora.com. Try these star beauty looks for your next holiday party.