Where do you put transition eyeshadow?
Where is the transition shade applied? The transition shade is always applied to the crease area and the area below your brow bone, where two shadows generally meet. This helps to blend your eyeshadow colours from your lid into your brow bone without looking it too stark or unnatural.
Should you put eyeshadow under eye?
Yes, you can put eyeshadow under your eyes without looking like a raccoon. Lining your lower lashes with shadow can create softer definition than you’d get with a typical liner. Harsh lines underneath those pretty peepers can actually make them appear smaller, so shadow makes the perfect alternative.
Why do you need a transition shade?
She explains that without a transition shade, you’re going to have to spend a lot of time blending to create a seamless gradient between your eyeshadow colors. “Transition shades cut down on the amount of blending you have to do.”
How to choose the right eyeshadow for your skin tone?
For example, if your skin is fair, then you might choose a champagne or light beige eyeshadow as a base color and light brown or taupe eyeshadow as your second hue. If you have a darker complexion, then opt for a caramel shade as your base and accent it with a dark copper shade. Swipe your brush lightly through the base color.
Which Eyeshadow should I wear if I have hooded eyes?
A deep brown like Urban Decay Eyeshadow in Thunderbird is a universally flattering choice, no matter your eye color. If you have hooded eyes, your upper lid covers most of your mobile lid when your eyes are open.
How to apply eyeshadow correctly?
Use the lightest shade in your palette or selection, and brush it on over your entire lid using a fluffy eyeshadow brush, all the way up to your brow bone. Next, dip a brush into your medium shade and apply it over your lid.
How to make your eyeshadow look lighter?
Top with one coat of mascara to define your lashes. Eyeshadow powder can cling to your lashes, making them look lighter than normal. To counteract this, swipe on a coat of mascara. Brush the side of the wand against the tube to wipe off any excess mascara, then hold the mascara wand at the base of your lashes and wiggle it slightly.