In order to nail the perfect eye makeup look, it is important to take your eye shape into consideration. Now, applying makeup for upturned eyes can seem like quite a task, but in reality it is very simple — right from a classic cat-eye to intricate eyeshadow looks, pretty much every look can be created on upturned eyes — with the right tips.

Wondering how to apply eyeliner for upturned eyes? You’ve come to the right place. Read on to learn the step-by-step tutorial.

eyeliner for upturned eyes

What are upturned eyes?

Before jumping into a makeup tutorial it's important to first understand what are upturned eyes — it has a natural upward lift at the outer corner of the eyes. Due to this, the lower eyelid appears a little longer than the upper eyelid.

Steps to apply eyeliner to upturned eyes

Step 01: It is important to first create an even base — even if you’re simply applying an eyeliner. Either apply a little bit of primer or concealer to your eyelids to create an even base.

Step 02: Use a felt tip eyeliner to line your upper and lower lash line. Using a felt tip liner like the Lakme Eyeconic Liner Pen Fine Tip - Deep Black draw a thick line at the outer corner of your eyes.

Step 03: Elevate the look by extending your eyeliner on the upper lash line — this creates a soft winged eyeliner look.

Step 04: Apply 2-3 layers of mascara to accentuate your eyes and open up your peepers.

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