Your eye makeup holds the power to take your makeup game up to anotherlevel. But if you are new to the game, eyeshadow application can be a bit intimidating. How do you even decide what colors to go for? Or what kind of brushes you need to have in your vanity? If you try things that you are not quite sure of, you might end up looking ready for a Halloween party rather than for work. Well, worry not! We have put together a foolproof guide to help you apply eyeshadow like a pro. Let’s dive right in!
How To Apply Eyeshadow
Eyeshadow can add a ton of depth and dimension to your eyes. The key to proper eyeshadow application lies in blending the colors well. Once you get the basics right, you can experiment with whatever look you fancy – be it smokey eye, cut crease, or glitter halo!
What You Need
- Eyeshadow primer
- A nude eyeshadow
- Medium brown eyeshadow
- Burgundy eyeshadow
- Fluffy blending eyeshadow brush
- Brown kohl liner
- False eyelashes
Tutorial: Step-By-Step Tutorial With Pictures And Tips
Step 1: Apply Eyeshadow Primer
To start off with a fresh and clean base, the first thing you need to do is apply eyeshadow primer to your lids. Prepping your lids is a must if you want your eye makeup to stay in place and last through the day.
Pro Tip: If you don’t own an eyeshadow primer, apply a concealer that you already own. Top that up with some translucent powder to create your own makeshift eye makeup primer.