How to do a winged eyeliner
Of all makeup questions I’m asked as a beauty blogger is How to do a winged eyeliner .The cat eyeliner has been a popular makeup style around for decades .which is surprisingly easy to do .
How to do a winged eyeliner ,steps.
- Identify and understand your specific eye shape.
- Use the proper tools and items
- Customize your eye.
Identify your eye shape
There are various types of eye shapes. identifying and understanding you eye shape is the first step to having a slick winged eyeliner.types of eyes
If the crease of you eyelid isn’t visible you’re likely to have hooded eyes.
To make a fawless cat eye create your tip where the lid’s hood starts. This is to make sure that the liner isn’t concealed by your lid . Start from the outside first. Then go inward ,applying your liner in thin strokes and widening as desired.
2.Down turned eye
If the corners of your eyes slope toward your cheek bones ,you have down turned eyes.
Start applying the eyeliner from the inner corner to the outer corner in a thin line (PRO-TIP ,follow the inner corner to the outer corner of your eyebrow to see where the wing stops.pick a pop color ,this is to bring a contrast with your irises.
If you have a very minimal or nonexistent crease ,you ‘re likely to have eye with monolids.
Monolid eye is a perfect canvas to experiment various versions of eye cat make up. For a more out standing style its recommended to use a more thicker liner .this brings an original look by adding layer after layer until you reach your desired width.
If you can see round your iris on the bottom or top you have round eyes.
for round eye use an angled brush and cream eye shadow or liner then draw the liner angle towards the eye’s outer corner apply the liner inwards , Stopping at the center of your lid where your pupil is when looking straight ahead.
5. Almond eye
If your eyes are oval-shaped with narrow corners.you are likely to have almond eyes.
For almond eyes its recommend that you exploit your lid space quite well.Draw your eyeliner from the corner all way across the lash line . then flick it out ,stopping at the tip where your crease starts.
Uses proper tools and items
The eyeliner brush is perfect if you use gel eyeliner.Creating a winged look with a gel eyeliner can be difficult but with this brush ,its an easy task.
A rich pigment gel liner that dries to a long lasting matte finish is the best .A creamy texture makes it easy to paint a perfect cat eye in a few minutes.Go for a quality gel that is crease proof ,smudge-proof and water proof.
3.Thin eyeliner brush
Pointed eyeliner brushes help you draw a precise line that is close to your lashes.Due to its defined end you can draw a thick or a thin line .whoever you want.
4. Angled eyeliner brush
This tool is perfect for your winged eyeliner looks , you can use the bent side of the brush to easily draw a line along your lash line the simply turn at an upward angle to get a wing.
This is an alternative tool from brushes.You can use it to get a perfect flick with the help of the pointed eyeliner.This makes it super easy to design your winged eyeliner.
customize your eye
use an angled eyeliner brush to line your upper lashes.Deep your brush into the eyeliner gel the draw a thin line that hugs the base of your lashline.
Draw a slightly thick line from the inner corner of your eye.the line shadow should start out very thin and get slightly thicker as you continue towards your outermost eyelashes.
Continue by drawing a thin wing that points up and out from the outer corner of your eye .The wing’s tip should angle up towards the end of your eye shadow.Use a cotton swab dipped in H2O to clean up any mistakes and curve a crisp sharp flick.
and that’s How to do a winged eyeliner