Aside from encouraging us to embrace our natural beauty, the spring 2014 beauty trends also applauded the idea of a warm season dipped in the boldest of colours, for looks that are clearly meant to morph into full statements. Reimagining the use of blue eyeshadow in new and modern ways, the runways proved that the tricky shade still belongs in our spring and summer repertoire, if approached correctly.
From frosty blues, to cobalt, turquoise and aqua, transitioning from day to night with a little use of imagination, the following make-up looks will leave you longing for more. Find the complete series of tutorials, after the break.
Frosty ‘n’ Flirty – Blue Pastel Makeup Tutorial
Sweet, delicate and made sophisticated by the use of pastel blue eyeshadow, this look is both easy to emulate and extremely wearable if given a chance:
Cobalt Blue Smoky Eye Tutorial
The evenings beg for looks that are both luxurious and intense; here’s where the cobalt blue eyeshadow can easily cast its vibrancy as made irresistible with pearlescent touches:
Marc Jacobs Spring 2014 Inspired Eyeliner
The beauty look at Marc Jacobs spring 2014 presentation was all about a graphic attitude and bold pops of blue. You can now recreate the blue cat eyes in a few easy steps:
Pop of Blue Makeup Tutorial
A pop of colour used in unexpected ways, or unexpected combinations can often lead to a gorgeous make-up look. As proven by Dulce Candy with her smart play on intense blues:
Jewel Blue Makeup Tutorial
Another cobalt blue look for the evening, ready to remind you about all the great things in using such a bold, statement colour. Pretty, fun and vibrant, find the jewel blue makeup tutorial below: