Monday, 4 November 2013

Subtle Everyday Make-Up for Round Eyes

Hi Everyone! So I was asked to do a work-friendly eye look for round eyes, something to help elongate the shape. I've mainly used the Urban Decay Naked Palette for this, as I'm sure many of you have it so it'll be easy to try yourself :) I dont have particularly round eyes, so you can still wear this look if you dont either, hope you like it!
I began by priming my lid with Urban Decay Primer Potion.
I did a light wash of Brule by Mac all over the lid, if you dont have this, even your face powder would do.
Taking a pointy smudgy brush (professional lingo yea?) and Toasted from the Naked palette, I swept this along the top lashline, almost as though creating a thich liner, and flicked it out softly in the outer corner. This is a beautiful colour, something similar would be Sable by Mac.
On a medium sized blending brush I took a bit of Buck, and softly blended into the outer crease.
Next, to create some depth I lined the upper lashline with Hustle, following the same shape we made with Toasted but make sure the Toasted colour still peeps up from under Hustle. You can use a darker colour if you want more definition, but I wanted to keep this look quite subtle. I also took the hustle under the lower lashes on the outer corner.
For a bright eyed look, I popped a bit of Virgin just in the tearduct and whatever was left on the brush just under the brow. I also ran a little white eyeliner (Gosh) along the waterline, this is totally optional.
Clinique High Impact Mascara.
Other products used; -Bourjois Healthy Mix Foundation #51 -Mac Studiofinish Concealer NW20 -Mac MSF Natural in Light -Nars Laguna Bronzer -Mac Well Dressed Blush -Virgin from Naked palette as highlight.


  1. Your hair is lovely! So glad you are back to tutorials. This one will come in handy!

  2. Love all your make-ups, you have brilliant colouring and technique. Looking forward for the new works.

  3. Thank you :-) will try it tomorrow. Viktoria

    1. You're so welcome, hope it's useful to you!

  4. Thank you Sara :-) will try this look this weekend! Viktoria

  5. Thanks sara luvin the new posts x x

  6. Do you have a Youtube channel? I would love to see your tutorials with these looks x

  7. This is a FANTASTIC LOOK! I've been on the search for an everyday look that's quick yet pretty & ageless. I love how classic you have it in the pictures but there are too many other things that could be done with it. Thank you SOO much! I enjoy your work!


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