Since 2020, an essential accessory has become part of our daily lives: face protection masks, because they help
to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 virus. And with the nose and mouth covered daily, the eyes are the
only part of the face that is exposed and that stands out too much, that is, it is time to pay special attention to them when applying makeup in times when it is necessary to use the face mask. In this post we brought you 8 easy eye makeup tutorials that you can do at home and use at any time.
Moisturize your eyes before doing your makeup
Usually the eyes are a region that goes unnoticed when it comes to care, but did you know that they need specific care with appropriate cosmetics? The eyes show signs of aging before any part of the face, so it is important to take care to prevent wrinkles and keep more hydrated to improve the appearance of makeup. Following the step by step of how to moisturize your eyes.
1– Use specific eye cream: creams that contain vitamins C and E, hyaluronic acid, retinol or collagen nourish the eyelids, make them more elastic and delay the appearance of expression lines.
2– Hydrate: hydration is essential for the face, apply a moisturizer around the entire eye daily before doing the makeup.
3– Use revitalizers for eyes: with rejuvenating action, the revitalizer is great for reducing dark circles and fine lines of expression, it has a refreshing effect that improves the appearance in a few minutes. If you don’t have revitalizing for eyes, another alternative is to use ice cubes to diminish the appearance of dark circles.
After taking care of your eyes properly, it’s time to proceed with other cosmetics to begin your makeup.
You will need: hazelnut illuminating eyeshadow, brown opaque eyeshadow and black eyeliner.
1– Pass the illuminating hazel-colored eyeshadow all over the eyelid and spread it, in the inner corner of the eye with a eyeshadow brush, apply the eyeshadow without spreading to illuminate the look.
2– From the middle of the eyelid to the outer corner, apply the brown eyeshadow and blend with circular movements, apply the same shade slightly below the lower lashes.
3– To finish, take the black eyeliner and make an eyeliner.
You will need: white eyeshadow, brown eyeshadow and black eyeliner.
1– Apply white eyeshadow all over the eyelid, up to the concave.
2– Above the concave, apply the brown eyeshadow and lightly blend to soften.
3– With the black eyeliner, make an outlined cat in the eyes, to finish off the look.
You will need: golden illuminating eyeshadow and burnt pink illuminating eyeshadow.
1– Apply the golden illuminating eyeshadow all over the eyelid and spread it, apply the eyeshadow also below the lower lashes.
2– From the middle of the eyelid to the end of the eyes, apply the burnt pink eyeshadow and below the lower lashes too, mix the two shades of eye shadow gently.
You will need: white eyeshadow, golden eyeshadow, brown eyeshadow and brown eyeliner.
1– With a eyeshadow brush, apply the white eyeshadow in the inner corner of the eye, to brighten the look.
2– Apply the golden eyeshadow all over the eyelid to the concave.
3– Apply brown eyeshadow above the concave, lightly blend it out because the shade of brown should stand out and stay strong in this makeup.
4– Pass the brown eyeliner on the waterline of the eyes.
You will need: white eyeshadow, brown eyeshadow, black eyeliner and gold glitter.
1– Apply white eyeshadow on the eyelid.
2– With a thin eyeshadow brush, apply brown eyeshadow and lightly blend the concave.
3– With the black eyeliner, make a long stroke.
4– Apply the golden glitter below the lower lashes, use a glitter fixer to fix it better and if glitter falls on the face, correct using a concealer.
You will need: creamy white eyeshadow, pink eyeshadow (two different shades), black eyeliner and silver glitter.
1– Pass the creamy white eyeshadow all over the eyelid and spread it.
2– Above the concave, apply a pink shade (darker shade)
3– Under the lower lashes, apply the pink shade (light tone)
4– Make a trace on the eyes with the black eyeliner
5– Make an outline on the concave part, with silver glitter, this moment you should do it gently so as not to smudge, it is ideal that the glitter is already easy to apply, or you can use a very thin brush to make it easier to apply .
You will need: black eyeshadow, white illuminating eyeshadow and dark silver glitter.
1– Apply black eyeshadow all over the eyelid (because it is a very strong shade, apply it gently so as not to fall and make your face dirty). Lightly blur the shadow when it gets close to the concave to soften the color.
2– Apply white illuminating eyeshadow to the inner corner of the eye.
3– Apply silver glitter below the lower lashes, finish the makeup by applying eyelash mask and if you want a more powerful look, use false eyelashes.
You will need: black eyeshadow, brown eyeshadow, gold metallic eyeshadow and black eyeliner.
1– Apply black eyeshadow across the eyelid.
2– With a brush, apply the brown eyeshadow above the concave and gently smudge.
3– Make a thin outline from the beginning of the inner corner of the eye to the end of the eyelid.
4– Finish the makeup, applying the metallic shadow below the lower lashes.
From basic and discreet makeup to bold and glittery, there are makeups for all tastes, times and different occasions, and of course you adapt depending on the shade colors that are your favorites and that most match your skin tone. Makeup allows a lot of versatility when it comes to makeup, just use your creativity.
Do you like simple make-up or do you like make-up with more colors? What’s your favorite?