Sometimes you wanna get lost in the moment, forget your cares, and blend your eye makeup to your heart’s ? delight…and sometimes you don’t.
Next time you don’t, try using an eyeliner as eyeshadow. You can whip out a quick look in minutes.
It’s usually easier if you use a soft liner because you can scoot it around with a brush, and liners that don’t dry immediately and stay pliable longer will give you more time to blend them out. I’m wearing MAC Costa Riche Eye Kohl in these pics.
Step 1: Get to linin’
Start by lining your lash and water lines with the eyeliner, then apply it your lids and just barely into the crease.
Note: you don’t have to be neat here at all. In fact, if you look in the mirror and see a crazy person starting back at you, you’re doing it right, LOL! ?
Step 2: Buff with a fluffy brush
Buff and smooth out the liner doing tight little circles and sweeping motions with your brush until it looks sufficiently buffed and even. FYI, you can coax it up and out as far as you’d like.
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