5 Black Eyeshadows That Deserve a Spot in Your Makeup Collection

May 23, 2022
Jazmine A. Ortiz
By: Jazmine A. Ortiz | Makeup.com by L'Oréal
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Black eyeshadow may seem like an acquired makeup taste, but it’s more versatile than you might think. Yes, you can use it all over lids for a majorly dramatic look, but that’s just one option. For a defined look, blend it in the crease. For a smoked-out style, apply it at the outer corners and blend outwards. And for an easy-to-apply, softer-looking alternative to eyeliner, use a brush to apply black eyeshadow along the upper and lower lash lines. See? No matter what your makeup aesthetic is, black eyeshadow has a place in your stash. Here, we’re rounding up five black eyeshadows that we challenge you to experiment with.

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