A smokey eye is the go-to makeup look for women on many occasions. The ease with which it complements almost every outfit makes it the perfect eye makeup look. However, wearing the same old black smokey eye can get boring sometimes. Did you know you can incorporate various colours into your smokey eye look to shake things up a little? Yes really. Scroll down for five colourful smokey eye looks that’ll take your makeup game a notch higher.

 

01. Metallic green smokey eye

01. Metallic green smokey eye

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Using a shimmer or metallic green eyeshadow can completely change your look. Create a subtle smokey eye first, then add a touch of green eyeshadow at the centre of the eyelid and swipe the excess on the lower lash line to get this look. You can wear it with a gorgeous black or green outfit.

BB picks: Lakme Absolute Spotlight Eye Shadow Palette - Stilettos

 

02. Sapphire blue smokey eye

02. Sapphire blue smokey eye

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Here’s another smokey eye that looks better than your classic black one. Sapphire blue shade looks elegant and gorgeous and can be teamed with different outfits for an evening look. You can skip the black eyeshadow and build the colour by applying 2-3 coats of the blue eyeshadow. Don’t forget to wear mascara to open up your peepers and tie the look together.

BB picks: Lakme Absolute Illuminating Eye Shadow Palette - Royal Persia

 

03. Brown smokey eye

03. Brown smokey eye

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Brown is going to be one of the most sought after makeup shades this year. So, if you are trying to break out of your black smokey eye rut, this is a stylish and gorgeous way to do so. All you need are two shades of brown and one shade of black eyeshadow to create the gradient effect.

BB picks: Lakme Absolute Spotlight Eye Shadow Palette - Smokin Glam

 

04. Golden smokey eye

04. Golden smokey eye

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A combination of gold and brown shades can give you the most stunning smokey eye look. This look is perfect for weddings and special occasions. If you’ve always found gold eyeshadow OTT, this is the perfect way to balance it out and make the most of it.

BB picks: Lakme Absolute Infinity Eye Shadow Palette - Soft Nudes

 

05. Red smokey eye

05. Red smokey eye

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The red or maroon smokey eye is the perfect fit for brides. Using a darker shade of red and a hint of black can help you create the most amazing eye makeup look. If you are not a bride and want to try this look, pair it with a nude lipstick to balance out the look.

BB picks: Lakme Absolute Spotlight Eye Shadow Palette - Berry Martini

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