Want to spice up your
eyes with colored makeup without fear of an overdone look? In comes colored
mascara. Check out these combos that will look great on your face.
Blue is bold
Blue mascara is a safe
shade that works with all skin and hair colors. It adds a layer of volume that
deepens the eye and brings out the whites. Wear a neutral shadow and an indigo
liner to really highlight this shade. Add a few more blue accessories around
your face, like a scarf or earrings, to draw more attention to your eyes. If
you want to add lip color, pinkish shades or plum would look très cool.
This blue mascara is
great for accenting your long lashes--it won’t make them neon, but simply tips
them with blue.
MAC Zoom Lash Mascara in Blue Charge, $15, macys.com
Stila All-Over Shimmer
Duo in Kitten, $22, ulta.com
Green is glam
Green mascara can look great
on any eyes, but it is especially hot on hazel and green. It brings out the freckles on your face and
the olive tones in your skin, which can make you look tanner! The key to
pulling off this intimidating shade is matching it with oceanic colors. Use
pearlescent pinks and turquoise to highlight the green on your eyes. A brown
eye liner will tie everything together.
This mascara is great
for layering as an accent over your regular mascara. You can first put on black
and then swipe a few times with Punk Lash to get the punched-up tips you’re
Blast Eyeliner in Brown Blaze, $8, ulta.com
Purples are great for
the brown-eyed babe, but also work wonders for hazel, green, and blue eyes.
This trendy color is easily painted on with your favorite dark liner and some
berry shades on the lid. That means reds, pinks and fuchsia lightly blended
with some more neutral tones so that the mascara is the real center of
Want a deeper purple hue
for those romantic summer nights? Pick up Blinc Kiss Me Mascara in purple--
it’s waterproof, smudge proof, and leaves you with beautiful deep hued lashes.
Make Up For Ever
Eyeshadow in Dark Raspberry, $20, sephora.com
BY TESS MORAN ON 6/30/2012 12:00:00 AM
POSTED IN trend, beauty, make-up, eyes, summer, best products