As the saying goes, the eyes are the window to your soul. They are also your most attractive facial feature, and the eyes draw instant attention from onlookers. If you aren't naturally blessed with large, beautiful eyes, don't worry. You can use some simple eye makeup tips to achieve this effect.
Remember though that to have beautiful eyes, they should be clear and healthy. Don't overdo it with eye makeup too often, since you can damage the skin around the eyes and cause eye irritation. It's important to remove heavy eye makeup when you get home to avoid clogged pores and other problems.
Eye Makeup Tips for Smoky Eyes
One of the most important eye makeup techniques is creating smoky eyes. This is actually easier to do than you might think, and is a great way to stun onlookers at your next evening event. Alluring and smoky eyes are a look that will work for just about any facial type or eye size, so you don't have to worry about it looking disastrous with your features. You simply can't go wrong with this technique.
To achieve smoky eyes, you'll need to have eye shadow in different shades of the color palette you have chosen. You'll want to have light, medium, and dark shades available, since the smoky eyes technique and others use shadowing and highlighting effects to achieve the desired look.
Start with a thin line of eyeliner on your upper eyelid, then apply eye shadow in a base shade. Blend well with a brush. Next, apply a darker shade above the eye, fading and blending from the lid to the brow.
Eye Shadow Tips
Applying eye shadow properly isn't always easy, especially if you're not accustomed to wearing eye makeup. Use these eye shadow tips for using eye makeup to suit your features:
These eye makeup tips can keep you looking fabulous, day and night. Just remember to experiment with different color combinations to see what works best for your skin tone, and keep your eyes and skin healthy by reserving heavy eye makeup for special occasions – and removing it properly when you get home.
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