By Khushboo Motihar Last Updated:
So, you are thinking about carrying a bold and sensuous look at your next party or event or a wedding function? Then get ready to floor everyone around you, especially your special one, with your smokey eyes!
These perfectly made-up eyes have a mystifying and enigmatic appeal to them. They give you an aura of smouldering sensual appeal. So, here are some tips which will help you create those beautiful and bold smokey eyes with perfection.
A smokey eye look can be created only with layering of different colours. Some of the commonly used colours include brown, grey and black. You can experiment a little and try out some other colours as well.
Whatever the colour combination maybe, you must include a dark shade, a medium shade and a light one too. Always combine shimmer and matte to get the best results. Always start off with matte and then slowly add the shimmer effect as a finishing touch.
For creating smokey eyes, you will need three kinds of brushes. A large brush for your eyeshadow, a medium one and an angle brush as well. Always remember, never use one brush for two colours. The result would be disastrous and you would end up mixing shades in your makeup kit as well.
Besides brushes and eyeshadow, you also require an eye pencil, preferably black. You will also need an eyelash curler, black mascara, and last but not the least, a foundation that matches your skin tone. Keep a few tissues and wet wipes handy, along with a bowl full of water.
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In case you end up making a mistake, you should wipe away the makeup with a tissue and then splash some water on your eyes. If an eyeshadow accidentally gets into your eye, do not panic. Just splash some clean water and you will be good to go.
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Darker shades look awesome on dusky brides. But, fairer girls should opt for softer colours. Do not hesitate to experiment at home before zeroing in on a look. Try out plum, green and blue shades for the electrifying look. If your makeup smudges a little, use your fingers to clear it out. Using a brush will mess it up even more. Be careful while applying shimmer as it is extremely difficult to camouflage it.
Now you know that creating that hot smokey eye look at home is quite easy and simple. So, get ready to flaunt your wonderfully sensuous and smokey eyes at your next function!
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