You've found the perfect party dress, bought your evening bag, even planned your up-do, now all you need is the perfect beauty look to steal the show. Lacking ideas? We've done the hard work for you, and gathered together the best party-perfect make-up from the red carpet for you to pore over. From dramatically deep plum lips, to eye make-up that sparkles and shimmers, your party season prep starts here...
A deep red lip is the perfect companion to a party dress.
Beyonce's trio of metallic shadows and nude lip is uber glamorous.
Match your lipstick to your dress like Ashley Greene.
Pair black eye-liner with a subtle shimmery shadow around the eyes, like Blake Lively.
Bryce Dallas Howard uses deep blue and navy shadow to starting effect.
Wearing your hair up for a big do? Play up your eyes with shimmery grey shadows, like Busy Phillips.
Camilla Belle adds white eye-liner for a bold, graphic look.
Cheryl Cole's glamorous Victoria Beckham gown is complemented by huge false lashes, a pale pink lip, and a shimmery smoky eye.
What to wear with an elegant tuxedo , like Dakota Johnson? A pale brown, glossy shade on the lip, and warming orange around the eyes.
Dianna Agron teams strong brows with bold, brown tones around the eyes.
A lesson in old-Hollywood glamour from Dita Von Teese.
Go girly for a party like Emma Stone, with a shimmery pink shadow and lipstick.
Glittery purple shadow like Evan Rachel Wood's was made for the dancefloor.
Felicity Jones' metallic eyes are bang on trend for autumn/winter.
Channel a seventies disco vibe like Georgia May Jagger with a kaleidoscope of colours around the eye.
Be bold with a slick of turquoise eyeliner, like Gwen Stefani.
Working this season's fetish trend, like Jessica Stam? Opt for a deep burgundy lip and subtle eye make-up.
Wearing a sequin party dress? Make like Jessica Szohr - keep the lips simple, but emphasize the eye with metallic shades.
You can get away with bold lips and eyes for the party season, especially with a classic pillar box red lipstick.
Party season is the perfect time to experiment with bright eye shadow - Katy Perry makes a shimmery blue look chic.
Can't muster the courage to do an entire bold eye? Just add a slick of bright eye-liner to your look, like Kelly Rowland.
We love Kerry Washington silver eyes and beige lip gloss.
Kristen Stewart's purple cat eye is elegant yet seductive.
For an edgier party look, wear a bright pink lipstick like it-girl Mary Charteris.
Michelle William's goes for gold, with warm shades on her eyes and a peach lip.
Nicole Richie's silvery-blue eye shadow is lined with thick kohl for added drama.
Wear a retro flick of black eye liner with a cocktail dress, as shown by Olivia Wilde.
Go all-out with the back eye liner like Rachel McAdams for a glamorous, gothic look.
A deep berry lipstick like Rooney Mara's doesn't need much to stand out - just a coat of mascara and you're party-ready.
Try a shimmery lilac eye like Selita Ebanks with a feminine, strapless frock.