The 90s Inspired Trendy Makeup Ideas that You Cannot Miss

The 90s Inspired Trendy Makeup Ideas that You Cannot Miss

Welcome, beauty babes and makeup mavens! Which makeup trend is making a striking space, globally? The 90s Makeup! Today we’re taking a trip back in time to the decade of grunge yet minimalism and effortlessly cool – the magnificent 90s. If you’re a fan of retro vibes, then consider yourself lucky because the makeup trends of the 90s are making a major comeback and are set to steal the heart! Let’s indulge in the world of beauty and uncover some of the most legendary makeup styles from the 90s era that have made a remarkable comeback, ranging from striking bold lips to captivating smoky eyes, and are currently making waves all over the internet.

Classic 90s Bold Lips

Let’s start with a trend that was the epitome of cool-girl chic in the 90s – the bold lips. Think deep, moody shades of berry, wine, and plum that exude an air of mystery and allure. This trend is perfect when you want to add a touch of drama to your makeup look with SÉRY Stay On Liquid Matte Lip Color. This matte liquid lipstick stays up to 12 hours without smudging and transferring, feeling lightweight and comfortable on your lips due to the hydration lent by the goodness of Vitamin E.


Create your look: There’s something undeniably sassy and appealing about bold lips (It’s the perfect way to add glam without going over the top.  Whether you prefer a matte or glossy finish, there are plenty of ways to rock this trend. For a classic 90s look, try Sagria Pout LSO – 15, Deep Cherry LSO-21 and Sweet Plum LSO -22 which gives a matte finish. To really make it pop, pair it with SÉRY Butter Shine Lip Gloss which is enriched with Shea Butter and gives hydrating finish without feeling sticky.

Beautiful Brown Lips

Why stop at only bold lips when you can go even bolder with brown lips? Yes, you heard that right – brown lipstick is back, and it’s better than ever. From warm, caramel tones to rich, chocolate hues, there’s a brown shade for every Indian skin tone in the collection of SÉRY Mattish Lip Color that’s perfect for everyday wear and grand occasions. These cream matte lipsticks are curated uniquely with Jojoba Oil, Vitamin E and Cocoa Butter to moisturise the lips and keep them supple. Whether you want to resonate with your inner 90s supermodel or create a modern, edgy look, the brown lip is sure to grab great attention.


Create your Look: When it comes to the brown lip trend, there are no rules. You can go for a shade So Sery ML-27, for an everyday look, or you can go for a rich shade, Dark Caramel ML-32, statement-making look. Whatever your preference, this trend is all about embracing your inner rebel. This look is perfect for spring and summer when you want to keep your makeup light and fresh.

The Evergreen Smokey Eyes

Of course, no 90s-inspired makeup look would be complete without the iconic smoky eye. This trend is all about creating a sultry, smouldering effect with shades of grey, black, and brown  . It’s perfect for a night out or a special occasion when you want to turn heads and make a lasting impression.

Create your Look: To achieve the perfect smoky eye, take the SÉRY Aurora Eye Shadow – Cosmo Delight that blends seamlessly giving a flawless finish. This 9-in-1 palette has highly pigmented shades with a mix of matte and shimmer that comes encased in paper packaging. Start with a neutral base and gradually build up the intensity with darker shades. Be sure to blend your shades seamlessly for a flawless finish.

The Flushed Cheeks

The 90s was a decade of bold fashion and beauty choices. One of the most popular makeup trends from this era was heavy blush. This trend involved applying a significant amount of blush to the cheeks to create a dramatic and flushed look.

Heavy blush was a popular trend for a few reasons. First, it added a pop of color to the face and helped to create a youthful and fresh appearance. Second, it was a simple way to enhance the cheekbones and give the face a more defined look. Finally, it was an affordable and easy way to update your makeup routine.

Create your look:  Stay on trend by adding the shades of the SÉRY Illu-Matte Blush + Highlighter Duo, as the palette is infused with hyaluronic acid and comprises 4 shade palettes of matte blush and highlighter. To achieve the heavy blush look, start by selecting a blush shade that complements your skin tone. For fair skin, opt for the shade Pink Glow BH-02, or Dazzling Nude Bh-01, while those with medium to dusky skin tones can go for deeper shades like Mauve Sheen Bh-03, or Coral Shine BH-04, if you have a medium skin tone then you can go for any shade among these 4 palettes. Using a fluffy brush, apply the blush to the apples of your cheeks and blend it outwards towards your temples. Pair your heavy blush with a matte lipstick in a complementary shade. You can also add a touch of shimmery eye shadow in neutral tones to create a subtle yet glam look.

So there you have it – some of the most iconic 90s-inspired makeup trends that are making a comeback today. Whether you’re looking to channel your inner grunge goddess or create a bold, glamorous look, these trends are sure to inspire you. So go ahead and experiment with some new makeup looks – after all, the 90s are back, baby!

Nisha Rathi
Author: Nisha Rathi
Nisha Rathi is a Content Writer with an experience in the beauty, fashion & lifestyle industries for more than 3 years. She has a keen interest in makeup and loves to explore new dimensions of it. Apart from writing, she is fond of reading fictional novels and enjoys exploring different types of food.