When it comes to book cover inspired looks, the right eyeshadows and application techniques can help you create an artistic masterpiece that is sure to turn heads. Here are some top tips for applying eyeshadow to create beautiful book cover inspired looks using bookish makeup from Thriller Book Lover:
Prep the Eyelid: Before you begin to apply any eyeshadow, make sure to prep the eye area. Some beauty professionals recommend using a primer and then applying some concealer to prevent any creasing.
Choose the Right Colors: Our Thriller Book Lover eyeshadow palettes include a wide range of colors to ensure you can create beautiful everyday makeup looks and book cover inspired eyeshadow looks. A diverse palette also ensures you discover colors that will make your eyes pop. An article by Elle recommends the following eyeshadow colors based on your eye color:
- Green Eyes: Try a bold purple color or a shimmery brown
- Blue Eyes: Try light, neutral tones or soft, tonal shades like coral and champagne
- Brown Eyes: Try a silver, pink, gold, or salmon
- Hazel Eyes: Try metallics, pastels, or pink
Blend Well: Makeup experts recommend gently applying lighter shades over your eyelid, making sure to blend thoroughly to accentuate your natural crease, and then apply smaller amounts of darker shades to your outer crease.
After following these tips, you’re now ready to show off your beautiful book cover inspired eyeshadow look!