Smokey eyes exude a sense of power. And I absolutely love to acquire that. When it comes to a signature makeup look, smokey eyes is my go to. Of course, the right occasion and technique are quite important for the smokey eye.
Lucky for you, I have already been a walking disaster and learned from my mistakes, and I’m here to tell you how to avoid them as well!
You Will Need
- Gold eyeshadow (Cream and powder textures)
- Dark brown eyeshadow
- Black liner
- Fake lashes
- Eyeshadow brushes
How To Apply Gold Smokey Eye Makeup?
Step 1: Prep, prime and conceal the eyelids. Use a cream gold eyeshadow base. This will make the gold pop out more when you add the powder eyeshadow.
Step 2: Pack on the gold eyeshadow and blend.
Step 3: Take a dark brown eyeshadow and apply it to the outer corner and take it into the crease to create depth.
Step 4: Keep applying the gold to the middle of the lid and the brown in the outer corner till you are happy with the intensity.
Step 5: Apply the gold eyeshadow to the lower lashline. Follow up with black liner on the lower water line.
Step 6: Apply eyeliner to the upper lash line and flick it out.
Step 7: To complete the look, apply fake lashes and finish up with mascara.
This is a great holiday look. It also looks fabulous for weddings.