Published on May 9th, 2013 | by Tom


How To Get The Perfect Smokey Eyes

Smokey eye has been popular for a long time. You may have noticed that it’s a popular trend and it doesn’t seem to lose its status in a short time. To make you keep up to date, here we’ll give you complete steps to get a perfect smokey eye.

Blending is the key success factor to makeup a perfect smokey eye. It’s important to make sure the colors are flawlessly blended. To mix light base colors with rich dark colors matters very much.

First, to prepare you lid with an eyeshadow base, also called “primer”. Sweep the primer lightly across the eye and wait it dry. By doing this, your eyeshadow won’t melt into your eyelid crease and can keep the eyelids oil-free. Next, decide what color you want. If the typical black, gray or brown are your choice, you’re expected to draw the upper lash line with one of those colors above, making the line thicker in the middle of eye. If you choose a purple, deep green of blue eyeliner, you’ll get a jewel-toned eye. Once the line is applied, to smudge the line by your finger and you can get full smudge effect by applying a bit of shadow. As has been said above, pairing lighter base with the darker hue is the key to get a perfect smokey eye, now to sweep a shimmery, light shadow over the lids to your browbone. At here, you’re at the place to get the smokey effect. Use an eyeshadow brush to blend the darker shadow and start sweeping at your lash line, blending up. Make sure the eyeliner is covered by the blend color and stop deep color at crease. Then, use a Q-tip if necessary to doublecheck your work. The last step is to apply mascara. Curl you lashes first to make them look longer, then apply a few coats of mascara to make them thick and dark. After finish this step, look at the mirror, Ahhh, you’ll find you got a perfect smokey eye.


–Huge eyes or huge lips, never both. So, if you have huge eyes like Smokey Eyes, please to keep lips nude.

–Eyeshadows can take the place of pencil eyeliner to be used to draw eyeliner. Take an eyeliner brush, make it wet, dab the wet brush into the dark shadow, then you can apply a deep, precise line which is necessary for smokey eye.


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