When you are learning how to apply eye makeup ensure that you are drawing attention to your eyes and not doing something that will end up taking the focus of attention away. The basic purpose of all makeup is to enhance your overall appearance and this is especially important when it comes to applying eye makeup. Both the skin tone and the color of your eyes will determine the colors of eye shadow that will work best for you. Knowing this makes it very important that you only select eye shadow colors that draw attention to your eyes and complement your skin tone. Women or girls with darker skin tones may find the best eye makeup colors are the bronzes, browns and greens. Finally your eye color should also factor into which eye shadow colors you decide to use.
There is an old saying you may have heard before which is “less is more”. When learning how to apply eye makeup this should be one rule that you never forget. This will help you avoid the very common mistake made by many women and girls who think that applying lots of eye makeup will make them look even more attractive. Yes, you make get the attention that you are seeking, but it will be of a negative variety. Ensure that your makeup does what it is supposed to do, namely enhance your skin tone, eyelashes and eye size instead of diminishing these natural features.