Eye MakeUp Tips - Tips for Beautiful, Gorgeous Eyes

Eye Makeup Tips, Eye Shadow Application

Eyeliner Tips - Eyeliner Tips Every Woman Should Know

The proper application of eyeliner can do wonders for the eyes and the face. There pencil eyeliners and liquid eyeliners and you could choose whichever fist your mood or preference. Eyeliners are also now available in a variety of shades other than the most common black and brown.


Eyeliner Tips


Basically, eyeliner tips are practical and easy to remember. To apply eyeliner, pull the corner of your eye gently. Draw a straight line on the upper lash starting from the inside corner outwards. Angle the pencil toward your lashes so your hand does not get tired.

The following are some eyeliner tips on how to achieve various looks and eye-shape illusions. If you have close-set eyes, line the outer third of your upper lids with dark tones like black or gray. Use a cotton swab or a sponge to smudge gently. Put liner of a lighter shade to the inner eye to make it look more open.

If you have small eyes and would like to make them look bigger, apply liner thinnest from the corner of your eye, gradually drawing the line heavier as you stroke outwards. Try using light-colored eyeliners for lining the lower lashes. There are eyeliners available in silver, gold, and white.


Eyeliner tips for deep-set eyes advise the application of pale and light colors along the upper lashes. You could also try shimmery colors. Afterwards, apply gray, taupe, and other neutral shades to the lower lash line.

Other eyeliner tips you could try include dusting loose powder or sheer on the surface of your lids so the eyeliner will stick longer. Curl your lashes before applying eyeliner to avoid smudging. Using a small brush, you could try using eyeshadow on top of the eyeliner or as a liner itself. This produces a smoky look.

Brush Your Way to Dramatic Eyes

Dramatic eye makeup looks best at night and goes perfectly well with formal gowns and dresses. Dramatic eye makeup brings out the color of your eyes and make your peepers look more expressive. Dramatic eyes were popular in the 60s but today, smoky eyes are commonly seen on our favorite celebrities in movies and awards nights.

Read on for dramatic eye makeup tips that you could use the next time you go out on a date or attend a special evening function. We recommend that you take some time to experiment with different colors first, especially if you have not worn makeup before, and just enjoy the learning process.

Dramatic Eye Makeup Tips

The most basic of all dramatic eye makeup tips is to pencil your eyebrows with shadow of a heavier shade than their natural tone. Next is to maintain your eyebrows in a symmetrical shape, following your natural arch.

  • Make your eyes look dramatic and large by applying light shades of eyeshadow covering the whole area between the eyelash line and the eyebrow. Then apply a darker shadow on the eyelid crease area.
  • For a more vibrant look, dramatic eye makeup tips suggest applying a medium shade of shadow on top of a darker shade. Blend well into the eyebrow bone.
  • Eyeliner, either pencil or liquid, and mascara are essentials in achieving dramatic eyes. Apply black liner to the upper lashes and pencil a thinner line in the eye's inner corner.
  • There are also dramatic eye makeup tips for Asian women. Black eyeliners and mascara could achieve the desired effect. Pencil along the lash lines and extend the line a little past the end of your eyes.

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