In case you missed it, colorful eye looks are having a moment right now. In a time where the neutral toned smoky eyes have long reigned supreme, the return of colorful eyeshadow feels fresh and fun. It’s a sign that beauty enthusiasts don’t take themselves too seriously — except for blending. Blending is always serious, and very, very necessary. Colorful eye looks embrace the playful, less wearable side of makeup and we are totally here for it.

With that in mind, we’ve rounded up our favorite tutorials, ahead:

Beauty guru Tymetheinfamous serves a playful yet wearable pink and purple eye look in the tutorial, ahead:

If you’re cut-crease obsessed, try this colorful ombre eye look by Tailormadejane:


The best part about colorful eye makeup? You can play with all the color combinations before you settle on one you really love. Try this bold look by Oh!MGlashes if you want to step outside your comfort zone.


If you love lemonade eyes, try this ombre half cut crease by Katie Michaelis. This sunset eye look is perfect for summer and will instantly brighten up your makeup.


This baby blue and pink makeup look by MakeupbyTiffanyj is a reminder that blending is key to any colorful eyeshadow look — we’re obsessed!



Photo: Chaunté Vaughn

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