Brown Smokey Eye Tutorial


Hey everyone!!!

I did this brown smokey eye tutorial today when I was playing MAC espresso eyeshadow. I have tried to make the eye makeup look suitable for both day as well as night.One can always tone down the colour as per their convenience.

brown smokey eye tutorial,

Step1 – I primed my eyes with Urban decay eye primer .You can use home made primer instead and dab some loose powder.


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Step2 – One my crease(between my brow bone and eyelids)  I applied MAC give me sun.

brown smokey eye,

Step3 – Applied Maybelline gel eyeliner( black )all over eyelid.With the help of a fluffy brush blended the colour.Gel eyeliners needs more practice in blending if you feel it is too harsh a colour to blend then you can use black eyeshadow or MAC carbon.


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Step4 – Applied MAC espresso on my eyelid and blended the colour to remove harsh lines.

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Step5 – Applied MAC rice paper as highlighter (you can skip this if its a day look) .I applied MAC expensive pink on my lower lash line and MAC smolder on waterline.Curled my lashes and applied Faces mascara.

Filled my brows with MAC espresso again  and we are done 🙂

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  1. Nope… really rocks as an overall lid shade.and hello tell me the eyshadow that u r wearing in NYx tea rose lipstick fotd post

  2. That looks gorgeous & very doable.. Although for my office I would probably skip the black eyeshadow look – that way it would be a simple neutral brown na 🙂

      • LOL! That’s so sweet.. Today is casual friday, so I had done a similar look today – I used my revlon bronze crayon & applied it all over the lid. Then applied a thick line of lakme dark purple eye liner & smudged it into the brown as I was wearing a purple top.. Unfortunately I cld not reach office only.. spent 2 hors stuck in jam. roads flooded. came back home 🙂

        • its always great to discuss makeup ideas brings so much of knowledge..:) and i think ut going to enjoy the free time today 🙂

          • I agree! I love discussing these things with you!

            I had a wonderful day, spent time with mom, took an afternoon nap, bought tickets for delhi belly for tomo, had coffee & bought two tops 😀

            Plus I just made some toner 😀

  3. Its such a everyday look :yes:

    My warm palette has all the colours that i would need to recreate it 😀 and the subttle shimmer kinda colours are provided by my metal palette :dance: :dance:

  4. I did a green and brown smokey look yesterday to work and my guy was embarassed 🙁 but who cares…i like :dance-leftright: :dance-leftright: :dance-leftright:

  5. hahhaha green and brown …Mitra…u making full use of yur palette. i like it :clap-n-jump: :clap-n-jump: :clap-n-jump:

    • well its just like choosing pizza and burger..give this answer to him..and he is going to ban u from visiting here lolz ::D:D

  6. Hahaha..he still wonders where did my sudden love for makeup come from…Wiseshe is still a secret from him… :suspense:


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