How to apply eye makeup. While it may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you’re peering into your makeup pouch, I know it’s where I spend most of my face-time. Shadows, liners, mascaras, and more — it can be so overwhelming, and what if, heaven forbid, you do it wrong? No one wants to leave the house looking like a clown. But I can help! Here are 10 tips on how to apply eye makeup, perfect for beginners or for anyone looking for a brush-up or something new.
1. Know your palette
Consider your skin tone, eye color, and even hair color when choosing a palette. There are a few basic rules to know, for instance that, to bring out green eyes, purples are a good choice, especially if you have a more olive complexion.