POPSUGAR Beauty Winter Beauty The Weather Outside May Be Frightful, But You Can Still Look Delightful by Lacey Gattis 29/5/12 21 Shares Like us on Facebook View in slideshow We don't mean to put you a downer on things but we're about as far away as we can possibly get from the halcyon days of short shorts and sunshine. But don't let the upcoming Winter chill get you down. Just because the weather outside is frightful, that doesn't mean your everyday look can't be delightful! These five style ideas from past runways are designed to put you back in a good mood, whether you need a way to defeat hat hair or want makeup that looks polished and cheerful even when you just want to crawl back into bed. Image Source: WireImage, Getty Bright Nails What’s Your Reaction? Thanks for your reaction Don’t forget to share this with your friends! 0 0 0 0 0 0 When you pull your hands out of your mittens, a bright polish job makes the howling weather outside seem long forgotten. Rocket-pop red like the shade at Wes Gordon is especially heartening, and it's one of the easiest ways to get an immediate beauty boost. Try Bloom, OPI and Kit Cosmetics for a great selection of brights. Image Source: Getty 1 / 5 A New Eyeliner Shape What’s Your Reaction? Thanks for your reaction Don’t forget to share this with your friends! 0 0 0 0 0 0 Want to make over your entire look in just a few seconds? Change the way you apply your eyeliner. Different eyeliner shapes accentuate varied contours of your eyes, so looks like the in-crease winged liner at L.A.M.B. significantly alter your features. For more inspiration also look to the Fall 2012 runways where eyeliner was a big beauty trend. Image Source: Getty 2 / 5 A Headband Braid What’s Your Reaction? Thanks for your reaction Don’t forget to share this with your friends! 0 0 0 0 0 0 If you can't figure out what to do with your hair in the morning or always wind up with frizz and static from a hat, a simple headband braid is the perfect solution. This look from Rachel Roy incorporates a scarf for an extra pop of color, which we love. Plus, plait it well and it'll last for a few days. Image Source: Getty 3 / 5 Statement Lipstick What’s Your Reaction? Thanks for your reaction Don’t forget to share this with your friends! 0 0 0 0 0 0 Don't have time for a full face, but wish you could look a bit more polished? Try a bright lipstick like this look from J.Crew. A highly saturated red, pink, or orange instantly brightens your complexion and makes you look more made up — even if you otherwise haven't got a stitch of makeup on. Image Source: Getty 4 / 5 An Unexpected Ponytail What’s Your Reaction? Thanks for your reaction Don’t forget to share this with your friends! 0 0 0 0 0 0 Ponytails are a great way to keep your hair in place and look presentable at the same time, but they can get boring fast. Liven things up with a hair wrap as seen at Donna Karan, or even loop some of your hair around the outside of your ponytail. You can also make a style statement with a ponytail cuff. Image Source: Getty 6 / 5 Read More Winter BeautyWinter 2012Beauty Tips Winter Beauty 11 Ways to Keep Your Lips Nourished This Winter Stop Dry, Split Nails Before They Start This Winter July's Beauty Must-Haves You'll Want to Add to Cart Immediately Simplify Your Makeup Routine With This Cool Eye Shadow Hack POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Get the scoop with our newsletter Enjoy the latest news on the celebs you love. Sign up with prudielou 3 years Just what I needed on this drab day - off to paint my nails a bright shade of tangerine!