How to Create Simple, Everyday Eye- Makeup

Here is a set of basic steps on doing a very simple eye look that will take very little time out of your morning regime.

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How to Create Simple,  Everyday Eye- Makeup
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I will be using the three colors in the top right of my palette. For beginners, start with shimmery eyeshadows because they are easier to blend.

I will be using the three colors in the top right of my palette. For beginners, start with shimmery eyeshadows because they are easier to blend.

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I am taking the lightest shade on my ring finger and packing it onto the lid. Use however much you feel is necessary and try not to go above the crease.

I am taking the lightest shade on my ring finger and packing it onto the lid. Use however much you feel is necessary and try not to go above the crease.

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Next, I am taking the medium color and will be packing it onto the outer third of my eyelid for some dimension.

Next, I am taking the medium color and will be packing it onto the outer third of my eyelid for some dimension.

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This is what it should look like after blending. I found it difficult to blend entirely without using a brush, so I cheated and used one.

This is what it should look like after blending. I found it difficult to blend entirely without using a brush, so I cheated and used one.

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Now using the darkest shade, I applied in the deeper part of the crease. For this step it is more important that you use your pinky because it is smaller.

Now using the darkest shade, I applied in the deeper part of the crease. For this step it is more important that you use your pinky because it is smaller.

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This is what it should look like all blended out. Again, I had to use my brush.

This is what it should look like all blended out. Again, I had to use my brush.

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For the following step I will be using Urban Decay's Blackout from the Naked 2 palette with my small angled brush.

For the following step I will be using Urban Decay's Blackout from the Naked 2 palette with my small angled brush.

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Apply this near your lash line for the illusion of thicker eyelashes.

Apply this near your lash line for the illusion of thicker eyelashes.

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I only applied it to the outer portion of my eye to flatter my eye shape.

I only applied it to the outer portion of my eye to flatter my eye shape.

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This step is optional, but I curled my eyelashes.

This step is optional, but I curled my eyelashes.

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Apply mascara. I used Lights, Camera, Lashes by Tarte. This is the finished look. I hope you enjoyed! :)

Apply mascara. I used Lights, Camera, Lashes by Tarte. This is the finished look. I hope you enjoyed! :)

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