Winged eyeshadow is a clever take on winged eyeliner styles that humans have come up with. Winged eye makeup is one of the makeup trends that has stuck around because of the magic it brings out in a look. Have you ever thought about having such a perfect winged eyeshadow look that it lifts you up from the ground and takes you through the clouds? Some cynics might frown at it but we totally believe that an artful eyeshadow wing can do just that.
To spread a little love and magic, we are here to teach you how to do winged eyeshadow. Before that, we will take a step back and introduce you to wing makeup and how it works.
What constitutes a winged eyeshadow? Better yet, what is wing makeup? Any eye makeup look that creates the illusion of having tiny little wings on your eyes comes under winged eye makeup.
The purpose of winged eyeshadow is to accentuate the eyes and it can only be done if the winged eye makeup is defined. So how to make a wing that attracts all the attention? Make it as sharp as possible and make it stand out. You can either use:
Scouts, buckle in because we are about to tell you how to do winged eyeshadow. Learn how to do just an eyeshadow wing and also an eyeshadow with winged eyeliner. Both the styles are easy to nail down and we are confident that any makeup newbie will be able to pull off the wing makeup.
Our favorite winged eyeshadow look is eyeshadow with eyeliner. To do that, follow our tutorial on how to make a wing:
It is quite possible to winged eyeshadow looks with no eyeliner whatsoever and here is how:
What do you need to make winged eyeshadow and all of that?