Insider Tips: How To Create E-girl Makeup Look Easily

By: Balqis Ariffin / April 28, 2021
Categories : Makeup, Makeup Tips

Big doe eyes, freckles, and vibrant blush, does that sound familiar to you? Yes, we’re talking about the E-girl makeup look that literally makes everyone jump on the bandwagon. Besides, who can ever resist such a cute and captivating look? Do you wish to recreate it by yourself? Well, you can because Beauty Insider has listed the step-by-step guide on how to create E-girl makeup look easily.

What is E-girl Makeup?


Popularised by TikTok and the gram, the E-girl makeup trend has created a mass of followers due to its distinctive and attention-grabbing makeup style. Well, E-girl makeup is all about having that big dolly eyes, bloomy blush, and cute stickers as well as artsy designs. Plus, you can add your own little touch to it by going for emo, punk, soft, or even grunge, depending on your preference.

Step-by-step guide on How to Create an E-girl Makeup Look

1. It’s all about that base

Similar to any makeup step, prep is the secret to flawless-looking makeup. Especially in doing an E-girl makeup, we need to make sure that the base is done beforehand to ensure the makeup stays all day and does not fade by the end of it. Try out these primers that we listed down below.

Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer

Price: $95.00

Where to buy: Sephora

Tarte Poreless Mattifying Primer

Price: $48.00

Where to buy: Sephora

2. Clear complexion 


The first thing that we notice in E-girl makeup is the flawless complexion. Thus, finish up the base by applying the foundation to blur out any blemishes. The main tip is to opt for a lightweight formula to prevent any cakey and obvious application. Plus, make sure to use a beauty blender to ensure a seamless blend. 

BANILA CO Covericious Power Fit Foundation SPF 45 PA++

Price: $57.90

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L’oreal Paris Makeup Infallible 24H Fresh Wear Foundation

Price: $23.03

Where to buy: Watsons

Luxie Complete Sponge Set

Price: $56.00

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3. Blush and glow it up

All over blush, this is what E-girl makeup is about! Don’t be afraid of going over the top with your blusher and apply it to the bridge of the nose as well as the temple of the cheeks. Most importantly, apply a highlighter to the tip of the nose and near the cheekbones in order to make it more pop. The pro tip is that you need to apply enough blusher that gives an impression that you about to catch a cold and need someone to look after you. Just take a look at how Doja Cat applied the blusher all over her face on the attached video for a quick tutorial.

Apart from that, fake freckles are the ultimate symbol of E-girl makeup, and don’t underestimate such a makeup trick, as it helps to deliver a fresh and younger complexion. Plus, we have seen that more people opt for fake freckles as an everyday makeup look. Although there are a few tips and tricks to attain natural-looking freckles, from using a dark brown liner to eyeshadow. There are few products that are created specifically to create fake freckles and we have listed the products below.

Too Faced Sweethearts Blush

Price: $44.00

Where to buy: Sephora

REVLON Powder Blush-On Baby Pink

Price: $19.90

Where to buy: Watsons

Benefit Cosmetics High Beam Face Highlighter

Price: $31.00

Where to buy: Sephora

Freck O.G. Freckle Pen

Price: $40

Where to buy: Carousell

Pseudo Labs PHreckles

Price: $50.43

Where to buy: Pseudo Labs online store

4. Fill the brows 

Brows play a significant role in delivering a perfect makeup look. Simply fill in the sparse area using feathered and light strokes. Then brush the brows with a spoolie to blend it perfectly. This simple technique will ensure more define and shape eyebrows that look on point. 

Urban Decay Brow Beater Eyebrow Pencil

Price: $33.00

Where to buy: Sephora

Silkygirl Hi Definiton Brow Liner

Price: $9.90

Where to buy: Watsons

5. Pop it more

 If you’re looking for the best makeup tip on how to create E-girl makeup, look no further because pink and coral hues are the go-to shades. However, you can even opt for vibrant eyeshadow if you prefer a bolder eye makeup look. You can apply the eyeshadow all over your eyelid and crease using a blending brush. We recommend a shimmery and glittery eyeshadow to attain a cartoonish eye look. 

Sephora Collection Electric Eyeshadow Palette

Price: $22.00

Where to buy: Sephora

Huda Beauty Mercury Retrograde Eyeshadow Palette

Price: $74.20

Where to buy: Sephora

6. Wing it up


In order to further enhance the big doe eyes, you can style them with a cat-eye eyeliner for a more dramatic effect. Besides, it also helps to create an illusion of bigger and brighter eyes. We suggest that you choose an eyeliner that delivers a dramatic look. You can go bold by applying thick eyeliners and make sure to wing it up.

Faith Insist Lamellar Belseeq Eyeliner Pencil

Price: $59.00

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Fenty Beauty Flypencil Longwear Pencil Eyeliner

Price: $33.00

Where to buy: Sephora

7. Artsy or cute designs? 


An E-girl makeup look is definitely not complete without the cute designs on the face. However, the most well-known signature design is the heart. Simply draw a heart using a black eyeliner just below the center of the eye. If you’re feeling artsy, you can choose different designs like love, teardrops, emoji, and even intricate styles.

8. Curl it up

Fuller and longer lashes are the epitome of E-girl makeup look. Plus, it is recommended that you apply falsies to help emphasize your eyes more. Particularly for mascara, opt for a lengthening formula with dramatic effect. We have listed a few options that you can choose from.

Maybelline Hypercurl Waterproof Mascara

Price: $11.60

Where to buy: Watsons

KVD Beauty Go Big Or Go Home Volumizing Mascara

Price: $33.00

Where to buy: Sephora

9. Kissable lips 

The best part about E-girl makeup is that it is versatile and you can customize the look based on your preference. Lipstick is the highlight for every makeup, however for Egirl look, your lips are not so important compared to your eyes. Thus you can simply opt for a lipstick that matches your eyeshadow or even a clear lip gloss. 

Glossier Lip Gloss

Price: $28.00

Where to buy: Shopee

Dior Lip Maximizer

Price: $52.00

Where to buy: Sephora

10. Finish it off


Finish up your look and set it with a makeup setting spray. Do you want to add a little sugar and spice to your look? We suggest you opt for match accessories or even dye your hair with a bold color look for an aesthetically pleasing look. 

Glamglow Glowsetter Makeup Setting Spray

Price: $47.00

Where to buy: Sephora

Urban Decay All Nighter Long-Lasting Makeup Setting Spray

Price: $23.00

Where to buy: Sephora