Skip Nav
Beauty Influencer Gift Guide
Urban Decay's Wende Zomnir Chooses 10 Beauty Gifts You Absolutely Need in Your Life
Skin Care
8 Common Ingredients Found in Israeli Skin Care Products
Beauty Trends
People Are Confusing Toilet Cleaners For Bath Bombs, Because It Was Inevitable

Bright Eye Makeup Ideas

From Novice to Advanced: 3 Ways to Wear Colorful Eye Makeup

As Spring steadily approaches, it's time to consider brightening up your makeup palette. Whether you're an eye shadow beginner or a seasoned expert, Sephora Pro artist Sheranda Curtis has tips to make your eyes the center of attention. Learn how to take the fear of adding color to your look when you read more.

1. Easy: Even if the nude family is where you feel most comfortable, you can still pull off a spot of color. "Glamorize your neutral eye by using metallic shades instead of matte," Curtis says. "For an even more amped up look, try placing a glitter shade onto the center of the eye for that sought-after wow factor."

2. Intermediate: Add colored mascara to your regimen for a subtle change. "What I love about using a colored mascara is that you can layer them to create the desired color intensity," Curtis says. "For women looking to ease into this trend, you can still use your black mascara and then just apply a few swipes of color on the tips of your lashes." A nontraditional color also makes your natural eye hue more vibrant. Curtis recommends purple for green-eyed girls, and green shades for women with brown eyes.

3. Advanced: For those with more advanced makeup skills, double up on shades for a colorful combination. "When mixing eye shadow colors into one look, be sure to pick shades that work harmoniously with each other," Curtis says. "I love to create a modern smoky eye by layering gold and olive shades together and softly blending them in the outer corner of the eye."

Image Source: Getty
Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Stila Glitter Liquid Eye Shadow
Cruelty-Free Makeup Gifts
Kat Von D Pastel Goth Eye Shadow Palette
Glitter Strobing
Makeup Organization Ideas
Best New Beauty Products of 2016
Best Brow Products According to Makeup Artists

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Beauty
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds