Although many associate colorful eye makeup with the polyester jumpsuits and hairspray of the 1980's, using color on your eyes can help the 'windows to your soul' stand out. However, choosing the right eyeliner color to compliment your eye color can be difficult. We're here to help! We've broken down each eye color with recommendations on the shades that will complement your eyes the most. Scroll down to see 2-product eye makeup looks for your eye color or read this post to learn more about how to choose the right eye makeup for your eye color!
The Best Eyeliner Colors for Brown, Green, Blue, and Gray Eyes
Eyeliner Color for Brown Eyes
Brown-Eyed Girl...You lucky doe-eyed ladies can wear almost any color eyeliner you like. From purples to bronzes, to greens, to blues - the world is your oyster! Try making your eyes stand out by using blue eyeliner. Use Midnight Blue Eye Pencil and smudge using Blue Hour PurePressed Eye Shadow Triple for an extra shot of blue. If blue is not your color, try using purple. Line your eyes with Amethyst Mystikol Powdered Eyeliner and smudge with the shimmery plum shade in Ravishing PurePressed Eye Shadow Triple. Whichever color you choose, finish your look with a healthy coating of PureLash Lash Extender & Conditioner and the jane iredale mascara of your choice.
Eyeliner Color for Green/Hazel Eyes
Behind These Hazel Eyes... The best eyeliner for hazel eyes are colors from the pink and purple families. Try reddish, bronze, rust and mahogany eye shadows.The best eyeliner colors for green eyes are similar to the colors for hazel eyes – purple and pink eyeliners.To bring out the green hues in your eyes try applying an eggplant eyeliner, like ourAmethyst Mystikol. Don't forget to finish off your look with a healthy coating of black mascara!Check out our makeup tutorial for green eyes for more color inspiration.
Eyeliner Color for Blue Eyes
Baby Blues...Our eyeliner tips for blue eyes…opt for golds, bronzes, and warm browns. These shades will make your eyes sparkle. Try layeringDark Topaz Mystikol with ourBrown Sugar PurePressed Eye Shadow Triple. Mix and smudge the powdered eye shadows on top ofDark Topazfor added drama. Bring a thin line of eyeliner onto your lower lash line for a completed look. For more makeup tips for blue eyes, read our blue eye makeup tutorial.
Eyeliner Color for Gray Eyes
Share your #GoodBeautyStories!
If you try out any of these eyeliner tips on your eyes, whatever color they may be, don't forget to share your look with us using the hashtag #TheSkincareMakeup.For even more information on the best makeup for your eye color, check out our blog post about the best eyeshadow for your eye color. Now that you know how to find the perfect eye color for you, check out our post on finding the perfect concealer.