White is the New Black

Flaunting frosty white eye makeup is the latest trend of the season.

Published: 19th February 2014 09:09 AM  |   Last Updated: 19th February 2014 09:10 AM   |  A+A-

Flaunting frosty white eye makeup is the latest trend of the season. The colour forayed from runways to the mainstream makeup and is now doing rounds in film industries across the globe. The shade is for those bold ones who want to sport different looks ranging from the ‘sexy siren’ to ‘subtle princess’, with just a single stroke of the eyeliner.

The unconventional white allows you to experiment with your style and wardrobe, and challenge yourself to be adventurous everyday. For generations, the black kohl has ruled the make-up box of every contemporary Indian woman with its ability to quickly brighten the eyes with minimal fuss, however the white eye liner helps do that and more.

Quite recently, Kareena Kapoor too sported the style wearing Lakme Eyeconic. For those hoping to recreate the dynamic look on themselves, here are a few pointers to keep in mind.

A few quick tips

Tip 1: Highlight the inner corner

Use white eyeliner to highlight the inside corners of your eyes. Starting from the corner, fan out about a centimeter on the top and bottom lid. This will make your eyes brighter and very captivating..

Tips 2: Layers of colour

Produce a white line of your top lid twice as thick as you would normally apply a black kajal. Next, apply black or brown liner on top of it with a line about half as thick. This will create a double eyeliner look that makes your eyes stand out with a little drama.

Tips 3: Highlight your brow bone

Accentuate your eyes by highlighting your eyebrow bone. This can be done with simple sweeps underneath the brow then smudging it along the brow bone.

Tip 4: Underline the eyes

You can make your eyes look bigger as well by drawing a line under your eye and smudging it slightly. By adding a dramatic colour on top, you will draw attention to both the upper eye colour and your eye

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