The Art of Latte Makeup

August 3, 2023

Drawing inspiration from the velvety shades of a warm latte, this makeup phenomenon revolves around unleashing your inner bronzed goddess with a radiant, sun-kissed allure. From the glitzy realm of TikTok to the glamorous catwalks of high fashion, Latte Makeup has ignited a frenzy among beauty enthusiasts far and wide. Get ready to dive into a world of creamy hues and radiant glows that'll bring out the very best of your natural beauty.

But what is the latte makeup trend? A sultry and enticing beauty sensation that's exactly what it sounds like – a luscious, bronzed makeup look with a touch of coffee-inspired charm. Embrace the warmth of coffee colors with a velvety bronzer that accentuates your natural glow, a smudged brown eyeliner for that alluring gaze, and a juicy yet neutral-toned lip that'll leave you feeling like a goddess. Say goodbye to those rosy cheeks and hello to a world of bronze and neutral tones that truly flatter your complexion.

How To Recreate the “Latte” Makeup Look


It all starts with a sheer-coverage foundation or skin tint, bringing that radiant canvas to life. But here's the delightful twist – leave your cute little nose bare, allowing those adorable freckles to shine through like little stars! And guess what? If you want more freckles to play with, a freckle pen can totally sprinkle some extra magic after the base is done.

Hourglass, Veil™ Hydrating Skin Tint Foundation, $49.00

NARS, Sheer Glow Foundation, $47.00

Now, for that sun-kissed glow we all crave, it's time to unleash the power of cream bronzer. Sweep it generously on your cheeks for that just-stepped-off-the-beach look. Don't forget to dab a touch of concealer in any areas needing a little extra love, and blend like a pro for that flawless finish.

Glossier, Solar Paint Luminious Gel-Cream Bronzer, $20.00

Westman Atelier, Mini Petite Face Trace Cream Contour Stick, $25.00

Kosas, Revealer Super Creamy + Brightening Concealer and Daytime Eye Cream, $30.00

Seal the deal with a dash of powder bronzer, locking in that latte makeup base with a velvety charm.

PATRICK TA, Major Sculpt Crème Contour & Powder Bronzer Duo,$40.00

Freck Beauty, Freck The Original Freckle, $28.00


For an effortlessly chic everyday latte eye, simply blend your powder bronzer into the crease, line your lash line with smudged brown eyeliner, and you're all set to slay the day!

Tower 28 Beauty, OneLiner Lip Liner + Eyeliner + Cheek Pencil, $15.00

*Hailey's personal fave Liner from Tower 28 Beauty!


Hourglass, Unlocked Instant Extensions Lengthening Mascara, $32.00

But hey, if you're craving that extra touch of glam, we've got you covered! Elevate your latte makeup game by using a darker brown eyeshadow to deepen the crease, applying smudged brown eyeliner along both lash and water lines for added allure, and giving your inner corners a pop of gold eyeshadow to turn up the heat – ooh la la!

stila, Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow, $25.00


Now, let's add the final touch to complete your irresistible latte look – the perfect neutral lip! Get your hands on that go-to nude, caramel-toned, or brown lip liner, and prepare to work your magic. Seal the deal with a glossy finish that adds to the mesmerizing melted effect of this makeup masterpiece.

MAKE UP FOR EVER, Lip Liner-Anywhere Caffeine, $22.00

Gloss Bomb Universal Lip Luminizer, $21.00

Summer Fridays, Lip Butter Balm, $24.00

To take that neutral lip to the next level, apply the excess bronzer and foundation left on your beauty blender and gently pats it over your lips. This little trick creates an even more divine and natural look, setting the stage for that captivating lip liner. Now you're all set to savor the flavor of your latte makeup transformation– it's time to flaunt that sultry, bronzed goddess within you!

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