Makeup artists share their top product picks – as well as their tips for flattering application.
Regardless of the fact that red and pink are two of the most popular eye-shadow shades – tune in to anyawards show and you’re likely to see a heard of celebrities wearing rosy lids – they’re not exactly the easiestof hues to pull off.
Sure, bright-red lipstick and pink blush are considered Makeup 101, but when it comes to the eye area, the wrong hue or a shoddy application technique can leave you with a tired, sickly-looking effect verges on “Walking Dead”vibes.
But as the summer season continues to inspire our makeup kits (think: tinted lip balms and super-dewy highlighters), we can’t help but crave our fix of bright lids.
Ahead, face-painting pros Amy Strozzi and Benjamin Puckey walk us through the most flattering, easy-to-wear pink and red eye shadows – as well as their tips and tricks for fool-proof application.