How to do makeup for brown eyes


Having brown eyes does not mean you cannot look radiant and beautiful. Brown eyes are usually underrated but in fact, they are lovely and sexy and have a great potential in the aspect of eye makeup which is why people should not be perplexed on how to do makeup for brown eyes.

This potential is recognized when we compare brown eyes to green eyes and blue eyes. While green eyes and blue eyes have fewer options when it comes to colors that compliment them, brown eyes on the other hand, are considered to be able to be paired with almost any color of liner or shadow. This means girls with brown eyes are lucky, because it’s easy to apply makeup for their eyes.

There are some colors that suit brown eyes than other eye colors. For example pink eye shadow makes browns appear totally sexy and perfect although this largely depends on the person using it as everyone is different.


Tips for doing makeup for brown eyes

Whether you are trying out new makeup, or you are having troubles with your existing repertoire, below are some good tips to make your eyes irresistible:

  • Apply any form of eye primer all over the eye as this helps to keep the eyeshadow in its position.
  • When doing your makeup apply a base coat of color. This can be fun and exciting as there are numerous colors to choose from including deep blue, deep green, purple, light brown and pink. Use one of these colors and apply with a good medium sized brush and stop at the crease line.
  • Use brown crease color as this uplifts the area, it does not matter they type of color base coat color used as all of them compliment the brown crease color. Use a crease brush with the brown color and apply starting at the crease end of the eye and gradually work the color in
  • Make use of a blender brush as this helps a lot to blend both colors in making it look really natural and not funny looking.
  • Probably the most important part of learning how to do makeup for brown eyes is getting your highlight color right as highlight color helps bring everything together make the whole look clean and nice. Use a pointed brush along with a color lighter than your skin, and apply it on your brow bone – and if you desire also at the corner of your eyes.
  • If you also wish you can apply eyeliner, to make your eyes really noticeable though this is optional. You can apply a bit of thick black coloring to the top lid – just above the water line – and if you feel like it, you can also apply it to the bottom of the eye.
  • The final step is to apply your mascara by looking down and placing the brush at the root of your lashes, moving them up and down and side to side. This will enable you to have length and volume. Besides this you can decide to add mascara at the bottom or apply two coats, for an extra powerful effect.