Believe it or not, your eyes are the first thing that most of the people will notice about you at the first glance. So, they have to be perfect when you leave your house, especially for parties and events. Eye makeup can be very straining. Just one wrong stroke, and your entire look is spoilt. If you fret every time its time to put on that mascara, then here are some handy tips for you.
This is how you do your eye makeup like a pro:
1. Eye Shadow
Do not forget to apply a good eye primer before you start with the eye makeup. It will help you get a smooth surface to start the eye makeup.
As eye shadow pallet usually comes with three or more shades consisting of light, dark and medium colors. So, you can use any one that goes well on your eyes and will suit your skin tone. You can also blend them all using each one on the crease, lid and outer V region. Apply the light shade to your lid and the dark one on the outer crease. Use a highlighter to add shimmer if it’s an evening event and you which to add some gloss. Matte finish is for the noon and mornings.
If you want the smokey eye look, you can use intense colors along the lash line. It should fade as it extends toward the brow bone.
2. Eye Liner
When you go about applying the eyeliner which is the most basic among all the eye makeup. It will help you define your eye’s shape. There are two ways in which you can apply your eyeliner. A neat way which clearly defines the eyes or the smudged way which gives a smokey eye look. Make sure to apply the eyeliner as close to the lash line as possible. If you are a beginner, make a dotted line before you join them to complete the line. This will keep you from smudging or going out of the line.
If you have thin lashes, you need mascara to make them look thicker and fuller. Mascara can change the look of your eyes entirely. Begin by curling your lashes with an eyelash curler. When you start applying the mascara, start from the roots of your lashes and wiggle the mascara as you reach the tips. This will voluminize your lashes. If you are not satisfied with one coat, wait till it dries for a minute and apply the second coat.
If you are someone who doesn’t fancy high end makeup, but still want your eyes to look good, then you must begin using kajal. Kohl or kajal can make the dull eyes brighten in an instant. It defines your eyes and gives depth to them. So, invest in a good quality, chemical free kajal that can be used on the waterlines of your eyes. No rules that you must use only balck kohl. You can also use blue, green or brown kohl too.
5. Eye Brows
Your eyes are incomplete without the brows. They give the structure to your face. Well shaped brows can change your entire look. So, find the best salon to do your brows. If you have thin brows, you can use brow pencils to add volume to your eyebrows. Pick a brow shade that suits your hair color and lightly fill in any gaps. Keep it as natural as possible by blending the product properly.
Understand that there are no set of rules for the eye makeup. Play with it to find what suits you the best and stick to the one that you are comfortable in. also, don’t forget to experiment once in a while.