Brown eyes (which most Filipinas have) are often paired with eye makeup in neutral browns, beiges, and bronzes to emphasize them. If you find yourself stuck in a bit of a beauty rut, we found the simplest trick to help you take your eye makeup looks to the next level: light blue eyeshadow! Thanks to Instagram, we noticed how celebs like Sue Ramirez and Kendall Jenner have been wearing the icy hue on the inner corners of their lids—and we instantly thought, "Why haven't we been doing this all along?"
How Celebs Are Wearing It
Before you say it won't suit you, check out the effect it has on these famous brown-eyed ladies:
See how a softly blended shade of blue on the inner corners of their peepers can make their brown eyes look richer? It makes a huge difference!
If you want to try this makeup trend, these are the perfect eyeshadows to do it with:
Pink Sugar Eye Candy 1
Pink Sugar's travel-friendly palette contains two different hues of blue and a bunch of gorgeous neutrals to allow you to create a multitude of pretty looks.
Eye Candy 1, P699, PINK SUGAR, Pinksugar.com.ph
Teviant Coquette Pencil Eyeliner
This royal blue eyeliner will make it easy to highlight the inner corners of your lids. Just apply a bit and blend it out for a hazy, subtle finish.
Coquette Pencil Eyeliner, P795, TEVIANT, Teviant.com
BYS Banana Rama On-The-Go Eyeshadow Palette
If you love palettes with pops of color, the Banana Rama palette is perfect for you. Packaged in a cute tin, it contains matte and shimmery neutrals, as well as bright yellows, blues, and oranges.
Banana Rama On-The-Go Eyeshadow Palette, P799, BYS, Beautybeat.ph
Jill Stuart Jelly Eye Color in Cinderella Gem
We love how this eyeshadow is named after one of our favorite Disney princesses, and the color exactly matches the dress she wore in the film!
Jelly Eye Color in Cinderella Gem, P1200, JILL STUART, Sephora.ph
ZOEVA Sweet Glamour Eyeshadow Palette
This eyeshadow palette will not only complement your brown peepers, but its pastel colors will help you create a ton of dreamy eye makeup looks.
Sweet Glamour Eyeshadow Palette, P1650, ZOEVA, Sephora.ph
*This story originally appeared on Cosmo.ph. Minor edits have been made by the Preview.ph editors.