Hey everyone! Today I’m gonna show you how to create a bold and bright eye look. Whether you’re headed out for a night on the town or just trying to make a statement, having a dramatic eye look is key. You don’t need top-of-the-line products, but you definitely do need a few basics—so let’s get to it!
Gather Your Necessary Supplies
Before you can get started creating this bold and bright eye look, there are a few things you’ll need to gather. Make sure you have everything ready before starting the actual makeup application.
You’ll want to grab your favorite eyeshadow primer, as it helps create a canvas on which to paint your masterpiece. Then choose two warm-toned eyeshadows for each eye – one light and one dark. You’ll also want to find a shimmery eyeshadow that’ll help make your look pop! A soft-tipped brush is essential to apply the eyeshadows, while a fluffy blending brush will ensure a nice transition between colors. Last but not least – opt for an intense black eyeliner and mascara to finish off the look.
Get Ready to Take on the Bold and Bright Look with This Eye Makeup Tutorial!
Before you get started, you’ll need to prime your eyes. To do this, grab some primer and dab a small amount onto each eyelid. Use your finger to blend it into your skin so that the base is even and smooth. Once you’re done, take a damp makeup brush and use it to apply a thin layer of translucent powder. This will give your colours something to stick to.
If you want to be extra careful, you can also put a bit of concealer or foundation on your lids before applying the powder. This will help your look last longer and make your colour pop.
Now, it’s time to start applying the colours. Grab some bright shadows, such as pinks, purples, blues, and greens. Starting from the inner corner of your eye, apply the lightest colour first, gradually getting darker going outwards. Don’t be afraid to mix and match different shades – it’s all about experimenting and having fun!
Once you’ve put down the base layer of shadow, take a smaller brush and add more depth and dimension with a darker shade. Also try using metallic shades to really get that bold and bright look.
To finish it off, line your eyes with black eyeliner and add several coats of mascara. Finish the look with your favourite lipstick, blush, and highlighter. And don’t forget to highlight the inner corners of your eyes – it instantly brings a twinkle to your gaze!
Application of Color
Now it’s time to get busy and apply some color. Here’s what you’ll need: eye shadow, primer, blending brush, crease brush, angle brush, flat eyeshadow brush. Start by applying the primer – it will help keep the color vibrant for longer. After that’s done, use a blending brush to apply your base color all over the lid. For this bold and bright look, choose a more vivid hue; don’t be afraid to experiment! Next, use an angle brush to create a more evenly blended look. Line the upper lids with a dark color. Then, add some shimmery gold or silver shadows in the inner corner of your eyes.
Use the crease brush to create a “V” shape on the outer corners of your eyes. This will give your look extra dimension. To finish up, take a flat eyeshadow brush and spread out the darker shadow, as well as blend everything together. You can also apply a few coats of eyeliner if desired – it helps to set the look. Now your Bold and Bright Eye Look is complete!
Finishing Touches: Bringing It Home
Alrighty – now to bring this bold and bright eye look home! The final step is adding some finishing touches. To start, you’ll want to take an angled brush and some dark eyeshadow. You’ll use the angle brush to deepen your crease color and create more dimension, so just sweep it back and forth a few times. Then, take your dark eyeshadow, and lightly line your upper lashline. Do this very subtly, as we don’t want it to be too harsh.
Now for some sparkle! Get out your favourite shimmery eyeshadow, and apply some to the inner corner of your eyes. This will add a lovely bit of pizzazz and help open up your peepers. Lastly, add a nice coat of mascara to your lashes. And…voila! You did it! You have just successfully executed a bold and bright eye look.
Well, there you have it – we did it. I just created a bold and bright eye look that’s perfect for special occasions. Now, you’re gonna want to keep in mind that the same steps can be adapted and used to create other looks too. Just mix and match shades and techniques to tailor-fit every get-up.Now, I know it feels like it takes forever to set up, but I promise ya, it’ll be totally worth it. When you step out of your door, you’ll be feeling like an absolute million bucks! Everybody will be asking what you did, so don’t forget to take lots of pics as evidence.
So whenever your makeup needs get a bit dull, never fear. 😉 Just remember the steps to creating this oh-so-stunning look, and you’ll be shining all night long.
Eye Makeup FAQs
How do you make your eyes look brighter?
I’m all about bold and bright eye looks. Here’s my suggestion to get you started:
First of all, pick a bright, intense eyeshadow color that really stands out. Think outside the box when choosing your hue; you don’t have to go for the typical browns and blacks. Neon shades, duo-chromes, shimmers, or pastels can all be used to draw attention to your eyes. Make sure you pick a color that’s flattering for your eye color and skin tone.
Next, apply a white or light cream eyeshadow base to your lid area. This will help bring out the vibrancy of your chosen color and also prevent any creasing. Work your way up to the crease and make sure everything is blended nicely.
To intensify the look even further, use a black or brown kohl eyeliner and line the base of your top and bottom lash lines. This will create a more vivid look and make your eyes really pop.
Finish the look off with a few coats of volumizing mascara and maybe a touch of false lashes or lash extensions if you want. A bit of highlighter on the inner corner of your eyes can also make them look brighter.
And there you have it—a bold and bright eye look that will have people turning heads!
How do you make your eyes look bigger and brighter?
To achieve a bold and bright eye look, start by prepping your eyes with an eye primer. This will help to create a smooth canvas for your makeup and make sure it stays put all day. Next, use a brightening eyeshadow shade like a light pink or cream color in the inner corner of the eye, followed by a light shimmery white in the middle. This will help to make your eyes appear larger and brighter. For a bolder look, use a brighter eyeshadow shade such as gold or blue on the outer corners of the eyes. You can also add a bit of drama by using a slightly darker shade of the same color in the crease. Lastly, finish off with a coat of black or brown mascara for a dramatic, bold look.
To really make your eyes stand out, amp up the brightness with a bit of highlighter. Sweep a light shimmery highlighter just above and below your brow, as well as along the inner corners of your eyes. This will instantly make your eyes appear brighter and open them up. Adding a few coats of colored mascara can also help to add even more drama and make your eyes look bigger. To up the ante, try coming up with creative ways to line your eyes, such as extending the cat-eye out into a star or creating a bold wing. This can help to draw attention to your eyes and make them look bigger and bolder.
How can I make my eyes look seductive naturally?
Well, I’m gonna let you in on a little secret. To create a bold and bright eye look, you gotta go full-on glam.
First step is all about the base. Now, a lot of people might just grab for the heaviest concealer and darkest shadows in their makeup bag, but that won’t give you a luminous, bright-eyed look. If you want to take it up a notch, you need to go for a light-reflecting primer and a highlighter, so your eyes look bigger and brighter. And don’t forget a touch of blush to complete the look.
Second, it’s time to move onto the eyes. My top tip is to choose shades like bronze, navy and champagne to bring out your eye color. Layer, blend and smudge away, starting with the lighter shades, then move onto the darker colors, brightening up the corners with the champagne. Then, finish off with a lick of mascara – black is classic, and will really make your eyes pop.
And finally, don’t forget your eyebrows! Fill them in with a pencil to give them shape and definition. Then, add a final touch of highlighter along the top of your brow bone to make your eye look even brighter and more seductive.
So there you have it: a foolproof way to create a bold and bright eye look that looks totally natural. Now, go forth and flutter those gorgeous lashes!