The Eyeshadow Collection

Green Eyes To 
Envy

Hello you beautiful people! I hope today finds you well and healthy as always.

Today we are moving forward in our eyeshadow collection posts and we are focusing on green eyes today. If you missed the ‘Blue Eyes’ edition you can check it out here.

I decided with the green eyes to go with a completely different shape so you can experiment too. You can use this style with any colours so you can really go for it. I also decided to add a little glitter here too. It gives it a cool festival vibe which I love. My lovely model for today was my very own sister. So thank you so much, Vicki, for letting me have at your face (lol).

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So I started this look with a nice thick green line of eyeliner along the top lash line. Really simple and I didn’t flick it out or blend it out. Just straight on.

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Next, I used this gorgeous dark green from the MUA ‘Winter Forest’ palette to go on the outer corners of the eyes and across the top of the lid to define the eye. I haven’t blended it out here fully so you can see the shape I started with.

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So for the glitter, you can see I went for a chunkier glitter for this look. The fine dust glitter really had a gorgeous green pop to it so it was perfect to use in this look. I actually stuck this down with a little eyelash glue just so it didn’t move or not getting glitter all over eye nice eyeshadow.

Then you want just check the blending. As I said I didn’t leave that big dark line just there. Just wanted to show the shape I used. I then added a little of green liner on the lower lash line from the outer corner to the middle of the eye and I blended that out as well.

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I finished the look with a trusty white eyeliner and a nice coat of MUA ‘Eye Define’ waterproof mascara and that was it.

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I love how the green eye colour really pops with this shadow. I also love how the because the glitter is larger grains it catches the light so well and is so pretty. If you’re a little worried or nervous to try a glitter look, add a little on the darker section and use the green eyeliner solidly over the eyelid.

I hope you enjoyed this post and if you do give it as try please tag my social media pages as I’d love to see your creations! Do you dare to brave a bit of glitter? Do you have some top tips for glitter? Let us know in the comments below.

Thanks so much for stopping by and thank you once again to my gorgeous sister for being my green eyed model!

Lots of Love,
Tahnee xxx

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27 Comments Add yours

  1. echoesofhervoice says:

    Love this! They glitter makes the color pop up more. I’d like to try it out but I’m afraid it won’t suit me. It looks great on you!

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    1. try a little on the outer corner just to ease into it xx

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  2. Did the glitter really stay, if so hoe did you get it to stay ? I love the look it is so good it fits your eyes.

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    1. Luce says:

      I use eyelash glue xxx

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    2. Yes as Luce said I use a little eyelash glue xx

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  3. Muhammad Ameen Sheikh says:

    Not much of a make up fan but green is my favourite color 😉

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  4. Kelly Iverson says:

    I love this look! Reminds me of a mermaid or something. I have blue eyes and am definitely checking out that article 🙂

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  5. abhinav says:

    After reading all the comments, I feel out of place 🙂 I hope all you ladies look b’ful in this wonderful idea shared by Tanhee. I must say its bold and beautiful

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  6. Globejamun says:

    Oh the eyes look so great. The green with chunkier glitter is awesome . I love the way the which brings out the colour even more . I love make up , and eyes specially but somehow don’t have the patience to do it . I get so frustrated. But ur work is beautiful. Keep it up 🙂

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    1. It’s mine to tbh which is why I don’t mind adding the time in xxx

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  7. Niki says:

    Green and glitter? Count me in! I find it bold and daring and fabulous!

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  8. Sarah says:

    I need you to do my makeup one day! Love the colors and glitter and your instructions are easy to follow. Maybe I’ll try a hand at it myself.

    Sarah
    http://Www.Hitcontinue.eu

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    1. You should I love rocking a new look xx

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  9. J/Kay says:

    I love that emerald green eyeshadow! I have been looking for a similar shade. Great look 🙂

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    1. It was an eyeliner but it is a lovely colour xxxx

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  10. Kirti Arora says:

    Loved the green pop of color and glitters on your sister. You did a great job!
    I recently tried a glitter eye shadow with cat eyes eyeliner but the color is mauve/dark rose. I’m waiting for the pics 🙂 Will share them soon ❤

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    1. That sound gorgeous Kirti xxx

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  11. I love this mermaid makeup look ! Very trendy as well ! Would look amazing as an evening look.

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  12. I’m obsessed with all of the glitter! That’s my FAVE!

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  13. This looks so fabulous. I’m pretty bad at eye shadow application but you make it look fun. This color should work on me as I have combination color eyes – green and blue.

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    1. This look is MADE FOR YOU 😍😍😍

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  14. Lisa K says:

    Oh yes!! I love the mermaid green! I absolutely need to try this. I was waiting for the green eyes post to see what I should do since I’m not the best and knowing how to accentuate eye colour or which to use. Thanks for posting this!!

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    1. Glad I could help Lisa and you’re not alone as I used to struggle to lol xxx

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  15. westcorkfit says:

    Its a tough colour to wear. I feel that it just doesnt suit me – but it looks so pretty on you!

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