How to Get the Ebony Blue Eyes You're Looking for Using the 120 Palette

Getting the ebony blue, crystal eyes look using makeup can be tricky, but it's also a beautiful look to pull off. Using the 120 Palette (by Manly), it can be simple. Read on to find out how.

Steps

  1. Image titled Get the Ebony Blue Eyes You're Looking for Using the 120 Palette Step 1
    1
    Take out your makeup brush set and take out your eyeshadow. Also take out your eye primer.
  2. Image titled Get the Ebony Blue Eyes You're Looking for Using the 120 Palette Step 2
    2
    Get out your blue eyeshadow and take the darkest blue you can find in your eyeshadow palette (the 120 palette). Take a sponge tip applicator and dip just a tad of the midnight blue on your eyelids. Make sure you cover the crease too.
  3. Image titled Get the Ebony Blue Eyes You're Looking for Using the 120 Palette Step 3
    3
    Take an eyeshadow brush and dip it into some black eyeshadow (the shimmer one) with sparkles in it. You're going to take the black and cover up some of the blue that you have up by your eyebrow.
  4. Image titled Get the Ebony Blue Eyes You're Looking for Using the 120 Palette Step 4
    4
    Take some light blue - a fresh baby blue eyeshadow - and highlight the crease by your eyebrow. Don't cover up the black: just highlight it to make it pop.
  5. Image titled Get the Ebony Blue Eyes You're Looking for Using the 120 Palette Step 5
    5
    Do the same with your other eye.
  6. Image titled Get the Ebony Blue Eyes You're Looking for Using the 120 Palette Step 6
    6
    Take your tip applicator and use just a little bit of mint green (leaf green) on your lids by your bottom eyelashes.
  7. Image titled Get the Ebony Blue Eyes You're Looking for Using the 120 Palette Intro
    7
    Finished.

Tips

  • Don't forget to go underneath your eye with the tip applicator to apply some blue like in the picture at the beginning.

Warnings

  • Don't use too much dark blue, since this is the ebony blue look. Use more black than blue, unless you are a fan of blue.

Things You'll Need

  • A 120 palette or just eyeshadow
  • Brush set (makeup brush set)
  • Eye primer
  • Mirror

Article Info

Categories: Eye Makeup