Eyes are one of the most important features of your face. It will be easy for you to apply eye makeup if you know the colors which are right for you, understand your eye shape and have an idea of the look that you desire to get. Use eye makeup techniques to learn simple steps to get the right eye makeup.
How to choose a right color that suits you?
Choosing the right color depends upon your eye color and skin tone.
For brown eyes use bone, espresso and champagne shades
For hazel or green eyes use brown and shades of taupe.
For blue eyes use navy blue, cream and dark brown shades.
For grey eyes use grey, black and shades of blue.
How to enhance your eye shape?
For wide eyes, apply eyeliner or eye pencil to the both the eyelids to enhance their beauty.
For narrow or small eyes, do not apply black eyeliner or eye pencils to the inner rim of your eye instead apply eyeliner and eye shadow to upper eyelid and highlight the outer half.
How to choose the correct look?
Keep your looks simple during the day. Define your eyes with the help of eyeliner and eye shadow but keep the look subtle.
For evening you can go for the bold look. You can try smoky eye look or dramatic eye look where you can use eyeliner, kohl, various shades of eye shadow and mascara to create a bold look.
For an outdoor trip or weekend, you can try any look, which you are comfortable with. You can apply just black eyeliner and lip gloss or you can apply eye shadow, eyeliner and mascara for a smudged look.
How to apply eye makeup?
Eye makeup techniques are as follows:
Before you start with eye makeup, make sure you shape your eyebrows with the help of tweezers.
Choose a color of eye shadow that suits you and apply the lightest shade of that color to your brow bone.
Apply eyeliner to your upper and lower eyelid with the help of eyeliner brush.
Once the eyeliner has dried apply the medium shade eye shadow to the crease of your eye and blend it.
Apply the darkest shade of eye shadow to the border of the eyelid and gently blend it. Apply single or double coat of mascara and brush off excess mascara to get a clean look.
To get a perfect eye makeup, apply little loose face powder under your eye, as it will catch the eye shadow, which will fall during the application of makeup. This helps keep your face clean and not spoil your face makeup. Once you are done with your eye makeup, brush off the excess powder under your eye.
If you are going with a bold eye makeup, then keep your lip color neutral just apply a lip-gloss to complete the look.
Always use eye makeup remover to remove your makeup so that your eye retains its moisture.
These are eye makeup techniques to know the basics of eye makeup and enhance the beauty of your eyes.