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4 Cool & Quick Ways to Glam up your Eyes

Updated on September 11, 2014

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Are you an eye makeup person, which is the kind of person who mostly prefers doing up her eyes, rather than her entire face when it comes to applying makeup? If you said yes, smart move right there because sultry, attractive eyes can light up and beautify your whole face, so you have half the job done. All you need to do now, is smear on some fruity lip balm or a bight lipstick and voila! You’re ready to hit the road!

However, if you rely so much on the power of your eye makeup to glam up your face, you need to try something different and interesting each day. Find yourself running out of ideas? Well, here are 4 trendy eye makeup ideas to help you play up your beautiful peepers.

Eyeliner Magic:

Eyeliner is like a magic wand because, with a single sweep or flick of it, you can infuse your eyes with sultry intensity and captivating charm. The best part is that there are so many eyeliner styles to try out. Whether it’s the classic Cat eye look or the futuristic double eyeliner look, you can create and carry off a new style everyday!

Here are two articles that’ll really help you in your eyeliner experiments. Read this one to learn how to apply liquid eyeliner like a pro and this, to get creative eyeliner styles to try out.

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Image courtesy: ifashionupdate

Charismatic Eye Makeup:

Smartly applied eye makeup can infuse your eyes with jaw-dropping beauty. Whether it’s brushing on a single eye shadow shade or getting creative with two or three shades, applying eye makeup, although slightly time consuming, is the best way to play up your eyes. For day wear, stick to lighter, fresher hues like lilac, blue or brown shades. For night wear, opt for darker, glitzier options.

Are you in love with the Smokey eye look but find it difficult to create it? Here’s an easy-to-follow tutorial to help you out: Smokey Eye Makeup Tutorial

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Image courtesy: karena.ro

Dual Drama: Kajal + Eyeliner

It has already been established that eyeliner can do wonders for your eyes. Now imagine pairing it with another amazing beauty product – kajal! Both these products effectively glam up your eyes.

To pull off this look, apply kajal on your lower lash line and a vibrant, coloured eyeliner on your upper lash line. Opt for a creative eyeliner style like the winged eye look or the cat eye look.

Dislike shaky, blotchy lines? Here are smart tips to help you get perfect lines and picture perfect eyes: How to Apply Kajal – Easy Tips & Tricks

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Image courtesy: deepfriedstilletos

Bold Bushy Brows:

Think Cara Delevigne or Audrey Hepburn. Bold bushy brows actually have an alluring feminine appeal. However, this doesn’t mean you sport wild, unshaped eyebrows. To pull off this look, you need to sport thick, bushy eyebrows, but you should shape them well. So, stop plucking your eyebrows for at least 6-8 weeks and allow them to grow out. Then, pluck out stray hairs to shape them, but keep the body of your brows thick. Use a comb to groom your eyebrows in a single direction and use an eyebrow pencil to darken and define your brows.

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Image courtesy: pinterest

Well, this is it from my end. Try out a different eye makeup look each day and enjoy the compliments that are sure to come your way!

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      Cherylann Mollan 2 years ago from India

      @ DDE: Thank you for your kind words. Maybe you could try out just a kajal and lip balm. Nothing too over-the-top, just enough product to add sparkle to your eyes and lips. :)

      @FlourishAnyway: True that. Most of the time I do just that, highlight my eyes and smear on some lip balm. Quick, easy and yet, you look presentable enough for photographs! :)

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      FlourishAnyway 2 years ago from USA

      Beautifully done eyes can pull a whole look together.

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      Devika Primić 2 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

      Wow! Great photos! I don't use make up though you have mentioned useful tips here.