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Category: Eye Makeup

The Best Eyeshadow Application Tips & Tricks

Putting your eyeshadow on correctly really isn’t difficult at all. It really is just a matter of finding the right technique and look for you and your personal style. Don’t worry if it takes a few tries to get it right. Check out these tips: 1. Always apply a base coat on your eyes just as you do to the rest of your face. Loose power works or you can apply your foundation to the eye area. It gives a nice even palette to work with. 2. Blend, blend, and then blend some more. I can’t stress this enough. Try an experiment. Blend one eye and then just use a brush and apply the other eye. You’ll instantly know what I’m talking about and you’ll never forget to blend again. 3. If you want dramatic eyes, take your eyeshadow brush, dip it into water, and then into the shadow, then apply. It will give you a much deeper, dramatic color. 4. If you have blue eyes, wear purple, violet, taupe, gray, deep blue, and black. Funky colors include fuchsia, turquoise, and silver. 5. If you have green eyes, wear purple, plum, forest green, brown, and khaki. Funky colors include light green, gold, and bright purple. 6. If you have brown eyes, wear champagne, copper, brown, apricot, khaki, and beige. Funky colors include royal blue, tangerine, hand hot pink. 7. Everyone can wear navy, powder blue, and charcoal. Fun colors include silver. 8. Apply a lighter shadow in the...

Some Simple Eye Makeup Tips

Achieving a glowing and expressive pair of eyes on makeup is a must-do for every woman in town. Throwing a bright and warm gaze at anyone is essential in establishing an impression. Eye makeup can help you but it can sometimes be tricky especially if you don’t know how to blend the right colors for a particular look. Eye makeup tips should serve useful especially for beginners and for those who keep on doing the wrong makeup application technique. Here are some easy and simple tips that you can apply if a professional makeup artist is not around. Most eye makeup tips suggest that one should first focus on the lids, which require the use of eye shadows. With the wide variety of colors available in eye shadow, just remember to choose three basic shades namely light, medium, and dark. The light shade is first gently applied specifically in the upper portion of your eyes near the brow bone. The medium shade comes next and applied to color the eye lids. The stroke of your brush should start at the inner corner to the outer edge of the eye lid. When the shades meet near the crease lightly blend it using your fingertip. Finally, the dark shade will be applied to put some contouring and depth on your eyes. From the inner corner, follow the crease to the outer edge of your eyes and gently use your fingertip again to blend and soften the lines. Second, work on your eyeliner at the base...