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Makeup Tips for Brown Eyes

Mubasherin Sayed
Girls with brown eyes do not have to restrict themselves to certain shades or colors. They can experiment with a plethora of ideas. Read on for some cool makeup tips for brown eyes.
Women with brown eyes can try all possible shades of eye makeup and play with different colors. The first step of eye makeup is applying an eyeshadow. Choosing an eyeshadow color for brown eyes in not very difficult, as almost all shades go well with them. However, there are certain shades that suit more than others.


One of the best tips is to choose the color of the eyeshadow according to the eye color. You can opt for a deep brown, medium, or light or hazel color.
Girls having dark brown eyes can experiment with many colors, as all shades go well with their eye color. However, they should avoid using dark colors, as they will end up looking over the top.
For Dark Brown Eyes
Girls with this eye color can opt for shades, like mauve, purple, violet, and green. You can also express your earthy side with shades of copper, gold, and bronze.
For Medium Brown Eyes
If you want to look a little funky, then use a mixture of different shades to give your eyes a trendy look.

For Light Brown Eyes

Light brownish eyes are known to create an impact and look very pretty. Use light colors, like yellow as highlighters for your eyes. Don't use dark colors all over your lids. Use it just on the inner part above your lash line, or maybe you can use different dark colors as eyeliners to enhance the look of your eyes. 
Girls with hazel eyes should go for colors slightly darker than their skin tone. These eyes look great with colors, like mauve and champagne. Use shades of pink and brown to highlight your eyes.
For Hazel Eyes


Choosing the right eyeliner is a very important aspect of eye makeup. Girls with dark or medium brown eyes should go for a black or dark brown eyeliner.
Use dark brown eyeliner for the daytime and black eyeliner with black mascara at night. Girls with light brown eyes should avoid the usage of a black eyeliner. They can go for a dark brown one instead. Hazel eyes look good with bronze, violet, or dark brown eyeliner.

Casual Eye Makeup For Brown Eyes

You can go for a classic or sophisticated look during working hours and a trendy look while partying with friends. Check out the different types of looks and how you can achieve them.
The classic look can be achieved by using earthy shades, like brown, taupe, peach, and gold. These shades give you a casual as well as a professional look. Apply a light shade on the entire eyelid.
The Contemporary Classic Look
Then, highlight the inner corner of the eye with the lightest shade and the outer corner with a darker shade. Complete the look with a dark brown or black eyeliner and a black mascara.
For a trendy look, apply a thick eyeliner and smudge it a little. Dark-colored eyeliners go well with brown eyes, especially if you want to sizzle with smoky eyes.
The Trendy Look
Go for shades of gray, dark plum, or navy. Smoky eyes go well with nude lips. Thus, apply a light or nude shade on your lips, and avoid the usage of dark-colored lip colors, like red.
Eyes are a gateway to your soul. So, follow these makeup tips if you have brown colored eyes to make them more expressive and beautiful.