Anatomy of the Eye "Makeup Version". 1) LIGHTEST SHADE - Apply as a base on the entire eyelid including the brow bone but avoid going all the way to the eyebrow. 2) MEDIUM SHADE - Sweep over the middle of the eyelid and blur it toward the outer edge of the eye. 3) DARKEST SHADE - Apply along the base of the lashes with a beveled precision applicator. 4) HIGHLIGHTER / ILLUMINATOR SHADE - Apply to the inner corner of the eye and below the eyebrow for a finishing touch.
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How To Apply Mascara Like A Pro - When applying mascara, turn your head to the side, now look at the mirror with just your eye — leave your head turned to the side. Instead of pulling lashes up, you’re pulling them out into that fan effect. If you want to make eyes appear wider, apply mascara to the bottom lashes but make sure you give lashes a light touch. Keeping this tip in mind is key to great eye makeup.
The placement of highlights is very important when trying to create naturally beautiful eye makeup. Your lighter colors (whites, creams, and pearls) should be applied in the inner corners, the middle of the eye, and just under your brow bone. Apply your lightest colors first, and then move on to your darker shades.