Try these tricks to brighten up your eyes this holiday season.There's nothing quite like eyeliner to bring out your eyes, but if you don't do it quite right, you could be doing more harm than good. Here are a few tips to get perfect results.
- Want to look more awake? Line your upper eyelid only. Eyeliner on the bottom lid can "drag" the eye down and make it look a bit droopy. By not lining the lower lid, you're also helping to avoid having your eyeliner smudge under the eye during the day, resulting in the dreaded raccoon eyes.
- Liquids and gels provide high impact, budge-proof color that is best for the upper lid. While these types might seem more intimidating to use than a pencil, I promise you, they're a cinch to work with. Many liquid eyeliners nowadays are almost like felt-tipped markers - they're that easy to use. Gels, too, aren't as difficult as they may seem. I recently tried them for the first time during our eyeliner test, and I was pleasantly surprised at how easily they