No, then you have hooded eyes, that means this post is just for you. Hurray!
My sister has almond shaped eyes with beautiful eyelids and she rocks almost in any form of make-up. However, I have an hooded eye. Isn’t it boring?
Having hooded eyelids means your eyelids either are covered, by skin or bone which provide an appearance of heaviness. This sort of eyes is also called “bedroom eyes”. Just like the rest of your body, eyes also come in all shapes and sizes among it one of these variations is a hooded eye.
The hooded eyes have excess skin folding down from brow bone to lash line that unclear your creases, shrinks your lids and make them look drowsy.
The problem is, a makeup technique for the typical, almond-shape eyes doesn’t always work for hooded eyes. The best key to make your hooded eyes look stunning and amazing is to learn how to select and use hooded eyes makeup tutorial that makes them look wider and awake.
Do you have hooded eyes?
Want to improve it?
Hmm! May be I sound like a commercial! But I’m just excited and surprised so share my experiment which worked!
You won’t believe me but it is very easy!
Open up your drowsy-looking lids with these makeup techniques……..
It is quite better to wear eye makeup with open eyes because it can be difficult to find out the natural crease with closed eyes.
Makeup Tip 2: Apply Eyeshadow Above the Crease
For hooded eyes, there is a need to apply the eye shadow just above where you have marked your crease as contrasting in the natural fold of your lid.
This way the color won’t get lost when you open your eyes.
Makeup Tip 3: Apply Green Shadow
This tutorial is quite simple, as you got to use only little mat green shadow, in the inner part of your eye by leaving the crease untouched. Whereas on the lower line add brown shadow, and blend it well to make more depth. Now draw a thin line with eyeliner for hooded eyes and finish off with mascara.
Cat eyes are simply adorable, and this tutorial you will learn how to get them without any liner. It is just like the magic, which the right amount of eye shadow can do. Follow the steps and get beautiful eye like this.
Makeup Tip 5: Apply Eyeshadow as Straight Line
If you’re a beginner at applying eyeshadow then give a try to this foolproof straight-line technique.
Take a handkerchief and place it on the outer corner of your nose to your eyebrow. Now apply eyeshadow from the center of your eye straight out to the handkerchief.
It’ll give hooded lids the illusion of lifted eyes.
Makeup Tip 6: Invest in Waterproof Mascara
As your lashes are often touching the brow bone, so don’t use a mascara that will smudge. Moreover, long eyelashes open up hooded eyes in instant.
Just use only one shimmery eyeshadow for hooded eyes to make it look more opened and defined. Now apply the plum gold shadow above your natural crease, and then define your eye with the eyeliner and mascara. In this way, you can apply eyeshadow on hooded eyes.
Makeup Tip 8: For a Natural Daytime Look
Sparkle-lovers cheer: For most of the women, a shimmery shadow can be aging, but on hooded eyes, it got the opposite effect. Shiny eye makeup expresses the eye shape more by creating the illusion of light where there is generally darkness.
This is the best example of no makeup look and amazing for daytime look. Use the earth tones from your eye shadow palette, and get the subtle natural look.
Makeup Tip 9: For Old-Hollywood Glamour
Emma Stone’s look fresh because of her simple eye makeup. With her hooded eyes, which are wide already, less is more. Forgoing winged eyeliner and makeup on lower lash line enhances her eye shape without overwhelming it.
Blend a shimmery champagne eye shadow across the eyelid and up towards your brow bone, now take it into the inner corner of the eye. Take a bit along the inner third of your lower lash line to add more light.
Makeup Tip 10: Get Sparkly Glam
How to properly use sparkles for your hooded eyes. Make use of beautiful green color, or whatever you like. It will look awesome for your parties and night makeup.
Makeup Tip 11: Evening Eye Makeup
If you are looking for the evening smoky eye, then here you have the suggestion. Just follow this step by step picture tutorial to get ready for going out!
Makeup Tip 12: Apply Cutting the Crease
Mostly, “cutting” the crease with eyeshadow can transform the hooded lid into this makeup masterpiece
Makeup Tip 13: Apply Bright Eye Shadow
Select a bright color to bring your eyes to the surface. You can even skip the eyeliner and give your best with mascara.
Makeup Tip 14: Apply White Eye Shadow
We all know that white eyeshadow does magic. But when it is combined with brown crease color then it provides a perfect combination for faking bigger and more opened eyes.
Makeup Tip 15: Apply Brown Eye Shadow and Falsies
This is the best and amazing trick, apply the mat brown eyeshadow, on your lid and above your crease, and get false lashes and place them on outer corners of your eyes.
My Personal Natural Remedy for Hooded Eyes
Now that you know the makeup tips forhooded eyes it’s time for the natural remedy. All you need is one egg white!
Egg whites tighten and firm your skin.
By using an egg white for eyelids, you can see the results in few minutes and the results last for almost two days.
Steps For Egg White Remedy
Make sure that your eyelid doesn’t have any makeup and is dry.
Now, take egg white.
Hold your eyelid closed and dip the cotton swab into egg white.
Rub the cotton swab on the crease of your eyelid.
Keep holding your eyelid closed and let the egg white to dry or you can also sit in front of a fan to speed up the dry time.
That’s it! If you didn’t get the better result reapply it a little higher or a little lower.
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