We teach you everything: eye makeup for beginners
Tips for choosing eye shadows, different techniques for applying them, and step-by-step instructions on how to apply them. make-up eyes for all occasions.
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If you already know what concealer differs from concealer and why you need a highlighter, learn how to correctly apply blush and sculpted face, and understand all the intricacies of the ideal face tone, it's time to move on to the next chapter - the make-up of eyes. In this article, we will tell beginners about the basic principles of eye makeup.
Smokey eyes, arrows and colored lashes, sparkles, pastel shades, graphic drawings… Beauty trends are constantly changing, but which eye makeup is right for you?
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Basic tips for those who don't know where to start.
When choosing eye shadow shades, be sure to consider eye color. Red , copper or purple shadows will help green eyes become more expressive ; Peach, brown and golden shades are suitable for blue-eyed girls; For brown eyes, you can choose any color, but shades of green or blue will be the most advantageous, for example, emerald or ultramarine.
Remember the basic terms used when describing various eye makeup techniques. Our scheme will help you: 1 – the inner corner of the eye, 3 – the outer one, 2 – the brow space.
The choice of the shading technique or the shape of the arrow depends on the structural features of your eyelid. For example, if you have round eyes , accentuate the outer part of the eyelid, and if the eyes are not very large, it is better to shade them diagonally.
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on stage initial, when you are not yet very confident in using an eyeliner or brush, you can resort to the help of improvised means. Ordinary masking tape, any plastic card or ordinary napkin will do. They can be used in the process of applying shadows, according to the diagram below.
have to hand a basic set of brushes. For the first time, you only need two: a small, dense, rounded brush with soft bristles, for applying shadows, and a long, looser brush, for shading. You can read more about the different types of makeup brushes here.
- Creamy shadows are suitable for creating monochrome makeup, they can also be used as a base for dry shadows (by the way, it is creamy shadows that are easiest for beginners to use, they can be applied directly with your fingers).
- Dry, loose eyeshadow helps to achieve the brightest and most intense color, but at the same time it requires some dexterity when applying.
- But dry-pressed shadows, on the contrary, are perfectly applied and shaded.
Do not neglect the primer for the eyelids , as it will significantly prolong the durability of the makeup. As a last resort, you can replace the special makeup base with a foundation - apply it to the eyelids with a thin layer.
If you're using an eyeshadow palette, keep in mind that each shade has its own application area. So, the lightest shade, as a rule, is intended for the eyebrow zone, use the darkest one in the outer corner of the eye, and apply the middle one in the crease.
Do not forget: full shading is the key to a beautiful eye makeup.