When a young girl reaches her teens and slowly progresses towards adulthood, along with learning about the ways of the world, she also learns about makeup. Learning how to swipe on lipstick and apply kajal are rituals which are considered a rite of passage. As the makeup basics of liner and lip colour take center stage, eye shadow is often overshadowed.

Now, eyeshadow isn’t just a tinge of colour but in fact, a powerful pigment tool that can transform your eye make-up completely. To help you unravel its true potential, we’re showing you how to apply eye shadow.
how to apply eye shadow

Before you begin, gather your brushes and the star of the show, the Lakmé Absolute Illuminating Gold Eye Shadow Palette.

 

Step 1

Step 1

Dip the application brush in the peach shade of the Lakmé Absolute Illuminating Gold Eye Shadow Palette and apply the shade liberally all over the eyelid for a wash of colour.

 

Step 2

Step 2

Next, dip the application brush in the brown shade of the same palette and apply it within the crease of your eye lid. Blend it in thoroughly, making sure to merge the two shades together.

 

Step 3

Step 3

Finally, dip the brush in the gold shade of the palette and dab it onto the inner corner of your eye and over your brow bone.

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You're all set for a lunch date or a cocktail party with your simple yet gorgeous eye makeup look.