Smokey eyeshadow can be tricky to pull off on Asian eyes, since we don’t always have the deep crease or large eyelid space to work with. But there’s a makeup trick for every eye shape, and we’ve found some of the best. Professional makeup artists from around the world show you how to create that glamorous smokey look on a monolid or hooded eye.
The Pixiwoo channel is run by Sam and Nic Chapman, professional pros who also created the cult favourite Real Techniques brush line. In this video they work with a beautiful Asian model, picking colours that complement her naturally golden skin. Bonus beauty tip: they pick wonderful products for the warmer, yellow skin tones that give her an incredibly natural, flawless finish that lasts all day.
Jen from Head to Toe
Jen, one of Youtube’s most popular vloggers, created this makeup for prom, but it works for any big event or date. She was inspired by Jennifer Lawrence’s red carpet appearances when she was promoting Hunger Games and is sexy, sultry Hollywood glam at its finest. Watch how it makes Jen’s eyes look so much bigger! Definitely a makeup look to try.
This beauty video is packed with beauty tips: how to enhance your nose, fill in sparse eyebrows, thicken very sparse lashes, and bring out very small eyes with zero crease. Armed with mad makeup skills and tried and tested liners and shadows, she creates a dramatic smokey eye that the Kardashians would be proud of.