Sophisticated and more glamorous than ever before, glitter eye make-up is currently being taken seriously, hence its emergent metamorphosis into one of the prettiest statements amoungst spring 2014 beauty trends. As with all things glittery, the key to wearing sparkling eyelids in a grown-up and refined manner is moderation. After all, you do want a dramatic look, but one that comes across fresh and above all modern.

Find the 5 ways to sport glitter make-up this season after the break and remember: go soft on the colors and the mascara if you plan to rock glitter before the sun sets, and keep your lips as natural as possible to put emphasis on the sparkling eyes.

Pearlesque glitter inspired by Jessica Alba

Inspired by Jason Wu’s spring 2014 beauty look, make-up artist Monika Blunder created a sparkling makeup using the softest pearlesque glitter for a very graphic definition of the eyes:

Chanel Haute Couture Spring 2014 Glitter Inspired Makeup

The glittery, cat-eye combo seen at Chanel Haute Couture Spring 2014 is the epitome of toned-down drama. The greatest thing about it is that you can customize the make-up to suit your style:

Jason Wu Spring 2014 Glitter Makeup

Another Jason Wu spring 2014 rendition, the sparkling make-up tutorial created by Olivia is the closest to the soft smoky eye, rose-gold glittery beauty look we saw on the runway:

Soft Purple & Glitter Makeup Tutorial

Naomi’s soft purple and glitter makeup, accompanied by the smoothest cat eyes and black, dramatic lashes is something you would look dazzling wearing for a special night out:

Rockstar Glitter Eyes Makeup Tutorial

Darker and edgier, the midnight-blue glittery smoky eyes are brimming with rockstar attitude. Find all about how to emulate the look, below:

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