How To: Apply Metallic Eye Shadow
What You Need
Follow These Three Easy Steps
Sweep metallic shadow on the lids, staying below the brow bones. (Shown here: Sonia Kashuk Enhance Eye Shadow in Steel, $6, target.com for locations. Other options: Shu Uemura Pressed Eye Shadow IR Brown 810, $20, shuuemura-usa.com. Or Lancome Color Design Eye Shadow in Montage, $16, lancome-usa.com.)
Using a black eye pencil, lightly line the upper and lower rims, focusing on the outer corners.
Dab a lighter metallic shadow on the inner corners. (Shown here: Laura Mercier Foiled Eye Colour in V.I.P. Silver, $22, lauramercier.com. Or try Bobbi Brown Metallic Long-Wear Cream Shadow in Goldstone, $22, bobbibrown.com.) Finish with mascara on the top and bottom lashes.