How do I apply eyeliner to make my eyes look bigger?
Apply White or Flesh-toned Eyeliner on Your Waterline. It closes up your eye to a great extent and makes it appear smaller. However, if you use black eyeliner under the lower lash line and use a white or flesh-toned eyeliner on the waterline, it will open up the eye and create the illusion of bigger eyes.
How can I make my eyes look wider?
10 Pro Tips to Make Your Eyes Look Instantly Bigger
- Start with skincare.
- Cover up dark circles with under-eye concealer.
- Blend your eyeshadow up to your brow.
- Use brightening eyeshadow shades.
- Brighten your waterline.
- Create smoky eye looks strategically.
- Illuminate the inner corners of the eyes.
- Curl and define your lashes.
What eyeliner is best for small eyes?
It’s a bit of a beauty myth that small eyes shouldn’t use eyeliner. When used in an entire ring around the eye, black liner can exaggerate the smaller shape, but the trick is to use a contrasting white or pearl-coloured liner in the lower waterline and keep the smoky eyeliner to the lower lashes instead.
Does eyeliner make eyes look bigger or smaller?
Eyeliner can make your eyes look bigger or smaller, depending on how you apply it and what shade you choose. A light color opens up your eyes, making them look larger. You can certainly use black eyeliner, just avoid lining the inner rims of your eyes.
Does bottom eyeliner make eyes smaller?
Despite what you may have heard, it’s not the best idea to apply dark eyeliner to your bottom waterline because this can actually shrink the appearance of your eyes. Instead, apply your go-to eyeliner just below your lower lashes to help make your eyes look bigger.
Should you wear eyeliner under your eyes?
Keep eyeliner on the lower lid thin and inconspicuous. The obvious pitfall of bottom eyeliner is that it can create the impression of dark circles beneath your eyes, which no one wants. Adding a dark liner to the inner corner of the eye “closes” the eye and makes it look smaller—that’s what you don’t want.
How can I Make my eyeliner look more symmetrical?
Line the top and bottom lash lines, but thicken or smudge your eyeliner at the lower outer corner to get that symmetry. MAC Global Senior Artist, Ashley Rudder, Pro Tip: “My eyes are wide set, and one of my favorite tips is to draw a micro wing on the inner part of my eye toward my nose.
Does your eyeliner shape make you look bad?
When it comes to eyeliner, there isn’t a shape that is going to make you look bad, but certain tricks accentuate them and can even bring symmetry to asymmetrical eyes. Rita Ora’s makeup artist Kathy Jeung created six looks for six different eye shapes which you can enjoy below in one handy chart!
How can I Make my eyeliner look like leather?
Using a waterproof black liner pencil, create a tiny “V” in the inner corner of your eye. Then, go over the line with a liquid liner, like Ciatè Double Lines Liner” (a waterproof, dual-sided liner with a soft kajal eyeliner on one end and ultra-black liquid liner on the other), and wing it out at the outer corner for a patent-leather look.
How do you wear eyeliner on a monolid eye?
The eyeliner will be mostly on the outer corner of the eye similar to what I would do for an almond shaped eye, but add a wing.” Monolids have concealed creases and lack lid space, which makes applying liner and shadow a little trickier. For eyeliner, it’s best to go bold and thick to define the eyes in a noticeable way.