For most girls, the foray into the world of makeup begins with the humble kajal. From modest beginnings we move on to winged eyeliners and smokey eyes. Because, who doesn’t want their eyes to do all the talking ? We certainly do. So we thought we’d make your eye-makeup journey a little easier by curating helpful tips and tricks, video tutorials and fuss-free hacks that don’t require a gazillion brushes and eye-shadows. Go ahead and bookmark this page, thank us later.
1. No eyeshadow smokey eye tutorial – Yes, you read that right ! Absolutely no eye-shadows required. Achieve that classy black smokey eye with your favourite kajal. This has got to be the easiest way to glam up your eyes and make them look sexy and dramatic. And we guarantee that all the products you require for this look are already present in your makeup bag.
2. The Concentric circle method : 3 shades of blue eyeshadow tutorial – Up your eye-makeup game by using 3 shades of the same colour in concentric circles on your lids. Intrigued ? Check out this tutorial which makes use of the colour blue, but you can substitute it with a colour of your choice – purple, brown, green etc. This method gives your final look complexity without you having to work too hard.
They say you should never ask a girl with winged eyeliner, why she’s late. Because everyone knows, getting it right isn’t a piece of cake. If you struggle with yours, watch this video and with some practice you’ll be “winging it” like a pro :)
4. Neutral eyeshadow tutorial – Soft pinks and peachy golds are wearable, understated yet so beautiful. This look makes use of these two divine shades along with brown to give you super pretty and subtle eyes. Warning : If you recreate this look, you will get compliments ;)
5. Simple Bronze smokey eye tutorial – If you’re in the mood to try something other than the classic black smokey eye, try this one with MAC Bronze eye-shadow. With easy to follow step by step pictures – only 4 steps in all ! This looks great on ethnic attire, so if you’re attending an event/wedding then definitely check it out.
Whenever you’re working with deeper hued eye-shadows, make sure you don’t skip the concealer. Darker shades tend to exacerbate dark circles. This video talks you through a basic concealer routine which will also come in handy if you’re doing a smokey eye.
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