A smokey eye is among of our most adored eye makeup styles. It’s classic, sexy and is suitable for all. The secret to creating a perfectly crafted smokey eyes is correct blend. This is why you must be sure to have two smooth blend brushes prior to creating the look below. If you’re wearing smokey eyes, make sure to keep your lips and cheeks soft. The 21 videos below will help you understand how the steps to achieve the perfect smokey-eye look. Each tutorial comes with step-by step instructions that are simple to follow. Enjoy!
1. BLACK SMOKEY EYE + POP OF GLITTER
Step 1. Start by applying a neutral eyeshadow on your eyelid. The eyeshadow will make blend much easier. Utilizing a fluffy, clean brush, apply dark grey eyeshadow on your brow bone. blend it lightly above the crease. This shade makes the transition between shades of black much more smooth.
Step 2. Apply an eye pencil in black or gel eyeliner on your eyelid. Blend it all out.
Step 3. Utilizing a flat eyeshadow brush, apply dark matte black eyeshadow. Blend it in a little more.
Step 4. Make your look more attractive by adding some glitter to the eyelid’s center.
Step 5. Apply the black eyeliner. With a smaller brush apply a blend of black and grey eyeshadows beneath the waterline. Blend it all together, and then highlight your inner corners.
Step 6. Finalize the look by applying a couple of coats of mascara and false eyelashes.
2. BLUE, BROWN & PURPLE SMOKEY EYE
Step 1. Begin with placing an eyeshadow base, and allow it to dry. This is a must in case you suffer from oily eyelids. Then apply a neutral eyeshadow for your foundation. Select a shade that is close to the tone of your face.
Step 2. Make sure you highlight the eyebrow bone. By using a large brush that is soft apply an eyeshadow of light brown to the crease of your eyes. Apply an eyeshadow of dark brown on the blending brush, and then apply it to the crease. extend it out to the outside corner of your eye. It is possible to use Scotch tape to make an even and sharp edge. Apply brown eyeshadow to your waterlinetoo.
Step 3. Accentuate the inside corner of the eye using sparkling black or silver eyeshadow. Apply an eyeshadow of dark blue to the entire eyelid, and a purple hue to the outer edge on the outside of the eyes.
Step 4. Apply an extremely thin line of eyeliner across the upper part of your lashline, and your preferred false lashes. Draw the waterline using the blue eye pencil.
Step 5. To complete the look Apply some eyeshadow in purple beneath your waterline. Apply mascara over your lower lashes.
3. BLACK & GREEN GLITTER LOOK
Step 1. Put a piece of scotch-tape at the outside of your eye with an angle. In order to make it less stickier, you can place it on the back of your hand several times. This makeup trick can help to make your eye smokey less difficult. With a broad blend brush apply an eyeshadow that is light brown to the crease of your eyes.
Step 2. Utilizing a gentle patting motion apply a matte black eyeshadow to the inside and outer corners of the eyes, lightly lifting it up to the line of the eye. The center of the eyelid unaltered.
Step 3. Make sure to apply a glitter glue in the eyelid’s center and rub the loose pigment over the top.
Step 4. Take the tape off and apply black eyeshadow along the lower line of your lashes. Draw a line on your waterline using the black eye pencil.
Step 5. Apply black liquid eyeliner on your upper eyelash line. Add mascara to lower lashes. Complete the look by applying your favourite falsies.
4. DARK BROWN LOOK
Step 1. Make sure your eyes are primed with an eye primer. Let it dry. Apply a dark brown eyeshadow on the entire lid, then smooth it over your lid.
Step 2. Select an eyeshadow with a light brown shade and apply it to the crease of your face using an eyeshadow blend brush. Blend until you’re satisfied with the appearance.
Step 3. Utilizing a flat shader brush apply an eyeshadow of dark plum onto the lid, and blend it gently into the crease.
Step 4. Make sure to spray your MAC Fix Plus setting spray onto an eyeliner brush that is angled. Dip the brush in the eyeshadow in the purple that you applied from the last step , and make wings. The spray will enhance the eyeshadow, making it more sticky. If you don’t have a setting spray, you could apply water.
Step 5. After that, draw a line on the top of your eyelids using your preferred gel eyeliner black.
Step 6. Apply copper glitter to your eyelids to give your eyes a pop.
Step 7. Utilizing a tiny brush, paint the exact brown hues on the lower eyelash line.
Step 8. Accentuate the inner corner of your eyes with an eyeshadow of gold. Then, finish the look by adding the most popular false eyelashes.
5. BLACK SMOKEY EYE + GOLD GLITTER
Step 1. Apply an eye primer, and let dry. This is a great way to allow your black smokey eyes to last longer.
Step 2. Apply an eye pencil in black to create your base. The eye pencil in the the tutorial NYX “Knight”. Apply black eyeshadow to the lower lash line as well.
Step 3. Make sure to apply a black eyeshadow on the base of black.
Step 4. Choose an eyeshadow that is light brown and blend everything with the large and soft blended brush.
Step 5. If you’re happy with the way you blended you can highlight the brown bone using black or silver eyeshadow. Blend the shades until you don’t see any sharp lines.
Step 6. It’s time to jazz up your lower eyelash line! Put some gold-colored baked eyeshadow on your lower line of lashes using small brushes.
Step 7. Make the color more intense by adding gold glitter. Complete the look by putting on a pair of long , wispy eyelashes.
6. SMOKEY CUT CREASE
Step 1. Like always, you have to cleanse your eyelid. For those who don’t own an eye primer apply a concealer or foundation. They’ll be able to do the job.
Step 2. Select a black eyeshadow, and make a cut crease. Blend it out using the dark brown eyeshadow. Apply an lighter or neutral brown eyeshadow to your mobile lid. Accentuate the inner corner and brown bone using vanilla-colored shades.
Step 3. Make a black winged eyeliner. It is possible to use gel or liquid eyeliner, whichever you prefer. Apply false eyelashes.
Step 4. Make sure you line your waterline with the brown pencil. Blend the lines with an eyeshadow that you’ve created an angled wrinkle. Make the gold glitter wing on the lower lid as well. Add gold glitter to the inside corner.
7. LIGHT BLUE GLITTER LOOK
Step 1. Make use of the primer for your eye. Choose a blue-colored eyeshadow and blend it to the eye’s crease.
Step 2. Apply a blue-ish shimmery eyeshadow on the lid.
Step 3. Yes it’s yet another eyeshadow in blue! This must be the shimmery lighter blue hue. Apply it on the lower line of lash as well as around the inside of your eye. Make use of a smaller size brush for more controlled application.
Step 4. To add some dimension to the appearance by applying black eyeshadow to the outside edge of your eye. Blend the shades.
Step 5. Then, gently rub a blue-colored glitter onto the lid.
Step 6. The process is almost complete! To increase the size of your eyes Apply mascara to the lower and upper eyelashes. Apply a liner to your waterline using an black pencil.
Step 7. Apply false Lashlashes.
8. GREY & PURPLE LOOK
Step 1. Apply a neutral eyeshadow to your base.
Step 2. With a blending tool, apply the pink eyeshadow (or blush) just a little above the line. It will then be your color of transition.
Step 3. Then, you can build this look using purple eyeshadow in the line of the eye.
Step 4. Create some depth using the use of a dark eyeshadow. Apply it on the inner corner and blend it into the line of the eye. The color should be the darkest on the outside corner of your eye.
Step 5. Apply a patting motion to apply a shimmery grey eyeshadow to the lid, avoiding touching the liner.
Step 6. Apply a black, winged eyeliner. Make use of a gel or liquid eyeliner.
Step 7. To make your eyes sparkle make them sparkle, apply glitter glue on the lid, then apply a silver-colored glitter over it.
Step 8. Apply a waterline line using the black pencil. Apply a mixture of purple and black eyeshadows along the lower line of lashes. Then, highlight the inner corner, and then using false eyelashes.
9. BLACK SMOKEY EYELINER
Step 1. Apply a thin layer the eye primer. Then apply your base eyeshadow. Your base shadow should have a neutral color that’s like your complexion. Choose the light brown or peachy eyeshadow using a makeup brush, and blend the shade to the eye’s crease. To enhance the look apply a darker brown shade onto the lid.
Step 2. Line your upper lash line using a black gel liner. Create a large and thick wings. It doesn’t need to be the perfect design!
Step 3. Smoke the liner out using the pencil of a small size and an eyeshadow in black.
Step 4. Utilizing the same brush as the previous step, apply the four eyeshadows on the lower part of your lash line.
Step 5. Make the inner corner more prominent by applying a gold glittery eyeshadow. Finally, apply false lashes.
10. BROWN SMOKEY EYE
Step 1. Begin by highlighting your eyebrow bone.
Step 2. Apply an eyeshadow that is taupe brown. This is the color you will use to transition.
Step 3. Then, apply an eyeshadow that is warm and medium brown and apply it on the eye’s crease.
Step 4. To add dimension and depth to the eyes Apply a red brown eyeshadow on the eye’s crease.
Step 5. Utilizing a deep brown eyeshadow, make the illusion of a soft cut.
Step 6. Utilizing a flat eyeshadow brush, apply a beige-colored eyeshadow that shimmers onto the lid.
Step 7. Apply eyeliner.
Step 8. Smoke out the eyeshadows along the lower eyelash line.
11. BLACK & TEAL SMOKEY LOOK
Step 1. Apply a black glittery base coat to the lid.
Step 2. Blend the base with an eyeshadow that is grey. Blend until you achieve an even, soft smokey look.
Step 3. After that, apply a matte black eyeshadow to the inside and outer edges of your eyelid, but do not apply it to the center of your lid. Apply some of the dark eyeshadow on your lower lash line as well.
Step 4. Utilizing a flat eyeshadow brush, apply an eyeshadow that shimmers with teal to the middle on the eyelid. To bring out the beauty make sure you draw attention to the outer corner of the eye.
Step 5. Draw your waterline with black pencils and then apply false lashes.
12. DARK BROWN + COPPER GLITTER
Step 1. Make use of a bright orange eyeshadow and build it up above your crease towards your inner corner.
Step 2. Then apply an eye pencil of dark brown or eyeshadow to your eyelid and then blend upwards until it blends into the crease.
Step 3. For a look that is sleek and smokey, apply a small , tapered brush as well as an eyeshadow with chocolate brown and mix, blend and and blend!
Step 4. Apply a patting motion to apply an eyeshadow of burgundy brown on the lid.
Step 5. Draw the upper part of your lashline using an eyeliner that is black and create an inner-corner cateye.
Step 6. Apply some copper glitter on your mobile eyelid.
Step 7. Apply false False.
Step 8. Apply the look by putting the brown pencil you used in step 2 across the lower line of lash. Blend it out with the brown shade you picked up from step 3. Apply mascara and then go for a dramatic look with lower false eyelashes.
13. BLACK & SILVER SMOKEY EYE
Step 1. Begin by applying a peachy-colored eyeshadow on your eye’s crease. Apply a soft, fluffy blended brush.
Step 2. Apply a silver eyeshadow in the middle part of your lid.
Step 3. Apply a matte black eyeshadow on the outside corner of the eye.
Step 4. Use the exact shade of paint to the inside corner.
Step 5. With a blending tool, join the corners.
Step 6. Connect your waterline.
Step 7. To make your look more vibrant highlight the middle of the lower eyelash line. Apply the eyeshadow from step 2.
Step 8. Apply an eyeliner along your lower lash line and apply mascara.
Step 9. Complete the look by adding fake lashes that are part of your lower and upper the lash line.
14. BLACK & PURPLE GLITTER LOOK
Step 1. Apply an eye primer as well as the use of a purple eyeshadow for an eyeshadow base.
Step 2. Make the inner corner more prominent using a glittery eyeshadow.
Step 3. Apply a black eyeshadow on the outside of the eye on the lower line of lashes. Apply it along the crease.
Step 4. With a patting motion, apply a purple-colored glitter.
Step 5. Draw your waterline using the black pencil. Complete the look with False lashes and mascara.
15. GOLD GLITTER SMOKEY EYE
Step 1. Begin by applying a beige or ivory eyeshadow to the eyebrow bone. Then, take a light brunette eyeshadow, and blend it a little over the crease with the soft blending brush.
Step 2. Make the color more intense by applying an eyeshadow with a chocolate brown.
Step 3. To give dimension and depth add a dark brown eyeshadow to the crease. Apply the same brush for blending as the previous step.
Step 4. Paint a copper-colored eyeshadow to the lid of the mobile. Make use of a flat eyeshadow brush , and pat it down.
Step 5. Draw the waterline using a pencil or black gel liner and then smudge it with tiny brushes and black eyeshadow. To give your eyes a glitzy look apply a gold glitter eyeshadow on the lid. Complete the look with the use of a winged eyeliner as well as false lashes.
16. BLUE SMOKEY EYE
Step 1. Use an eye primer, and allow it to dry. Then apply an eyeshadow that is neutral which is that is similar to the tone of your skin. This will help more lasting your makeup.
Step 2. Why a black-colored base? Black will reveal the color hidden in the eyeshadow and make it more intense. Eyeshadows can be black using crayon and pencils that are waterproof or gel eyeliner, anything that’s black and durable.
Step 3. Apply the navy eyeshadow on your eyelid.
Step 4. Apply a dark matte eyeshadow on the outside corner of the Eye and then blend!
Step 5. Draw your waterline using the black eye pencil.
Step 6. Apply a little lashline to the lower part of the lash with a tiny brush and some dark eyeshadow.
Step 7. Apply your mascara of choice.
Step 8. Make false eyelashes.
Step 9. Apply an eyeliner on the upper eyeline.
17. SMOKEY EYE FOR BLUE EYES
Step 1. The first step is to highlight the eyebrow bone.
Step 2. With a crease tool, blend a chocolate brown eyeshadow in your crease.
Step 3. Make sure to blend the brown shadow with a peachy eyeshadow using a an blending brush.
Step 4. Apply gold eyeshadow on the lid.
Step 5. Create the look by putting sage green eyeshadow on top of the gold shade that was applied in the previous step.
Step 6. Apply a matte black eyeshadow on the outer corner of the eye for the illusion of depth.
Step 7. Smudge and apply a blend of brown and black eyeshadows on below the lower line of lashes.
Step 8. Add some sparkle to the look by applying a glittery pigment on the eyelid’s center. Add False lashes and mascara.
18. PURPLE SMOKEY EYE
Step 1. Begin by taking a piece of scotch-tape and place it in the same manner as shown above. With a fluffy blending brush apply a medium brown eyeshadow on the line.
Step 2. Then, apply an eyeshadow of reddish brown on the line. Use a smaller blending brush.
Step 3. Utilizing a flat eyeshadow brush, apply a bright purple eyeshadow onto the lid.
Step 4. Blend, blend, blend!
Step 5. Take the tape off as well as highlight the corner of your eye. Apply the eyeshadow in purple to the lower eyeline.
Step 6. Apply falsies as well as winged liner.
Step 7. Apply your mascara of choice to your lower lashes , and draw the waterline.
19. PURPLE & BLACK CUT CREASE
Step 1. Begin with applying a light pink eyeshadow to the entire the crease. Make use of a large and soft blend brush. Apply an eyeshadow of pink on the outside that is the outer wing of your eye.
Step 2. Apply a matte eyeshadow on your entire eyelid.
Step 3. Form a cutcrease with a black matte eyeshadow. This will give depth and dimension to your eye.
Step 4. Make a winged liner with black liquid eyeliner.
Step 5. Draw your waterline using the purple eye pencil. Apply a mix of pink and purple eyeshadows on the lower lash line. Smoke it off using the small, fluffy brush. Apply falsies and mascara.