How to Apply Eye Shimmer?


Lord of Penmai
Jul 5, 2011
How to Apply Eye Shimmer?

Eye shimmers have been used by women since long to enhance the beauty of their eyes. Women of all age groups use them to enhance the beauty of their eyes.

Shimmers add a feeling of depth in your eyes. It’s not essential to go to a parlour every time you need to apply shimmer on your eyes for a party. You can easily do it at home.

Steps to apply eye shimmer

  • Wash your face properly and apply moisturiser to make the skin smooth.
  • Apply a foundation matching your skin tone and blend it evenly with your skin. This will remove any dark circles surrounding your eyes. You have prepared a base for your eye make-up.
  • First, apply a light layer of 0 eye-shadow primer matching your dress on the eye-lids and beneath the eyes.
  • Apply eye liner near the eye lids. You can use a liquid or a pencil eye liner. It can also be applied on your lower eye lid. Leave it to dry.
  • Now dip the brush in the shimmer, remove the extra shimmer and then, gently apply it on the eye-lids. Apply the shimmer towards outer direction. Do not apply the shimmer on the whole eye lid.
  • Mix the shimmer properly with an applicator or brush. Remove the extra shimmer with a tissue.
  • Liquid or cream eye shimmers are easy to apply compared to powder eye shimmer.
  • Always use a light coloured shimmer to highlight the eyebrow region. It is applied below the eyebrows to enhance their look.
  • Shimmer of a darker colour is applied on rest of the eye lid.
  • You can apply shimmer on eye lashes too. Just dip the mascara brush in the shimmer and apply it on the lashes. It will give a sense of sparkle to your eyes.
Eye shimmers are a perfect way to enhance your eyes and to make you look glamorous and desirable. It lends a gorgeous look to you.

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