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Eye color and make-up 101

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Have you ever wondered if you're wearing the right color make-up to enhance your eye color? Many who wear make-up think that if you have a certain eye color, you shouldn't wear particular colors of eye make-up. See if you agree with what the experts say when it comes to choosing the best make-up for your eye color.


The experts say if you have blue eyes --

You should choose monochromatic eyeshadow shades like silver, grey and navy. Complementary shades also include copper, brown and peach. For a bold eyeliner look, choose shades like a deep, chocolate brown or a jet black. For softer eyeliner choices, go with a gray or navy. A couple of make-up products you may want to consider include:

Lancôme's COLOR DESIGN Sensational Effects Eye Shadow Smooth Hold in the shade Minidress

Giorgio Armani Smooth Silk Eye Pencil in Grey


The experts say if you have green eyes --

You should select monochromatic eyeshadow shades like gold and forest green. Complementary eyeshadows could include purple, pink, rose and mauve. If you prefer a bold eyeliner look, always go with jet black. For a softer, romantic touch, try bronze or brown eyeliner. Products you should consider trying include:

Yves Saint Laurent Ombres 5 Lumieres in Lilac Sky

Lancôme Artliner Precision Point Eyeliner in Golds


For brown eyes, the experts say --

To choose monochromatic eyeshadow shades such as bronze, brown, black and taupe. Complementary eyeshadow shades include violets, lilacs, cobalt blue and emerald green. You can also go bold and bright with eyeliner with colors like jade or eggplant, or if you prefer a softer look, try shades of brown or bronze. Brown-eyed beauties should try these products:

L’Oreal Studio Secrets Professional Eye Shadow Singles in Gilded Bronze

Maybelline Eyestudio Lasting Drama Gel Eyeliner in Eggplant



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