Easy Smokey Eyeliner Hack Tutorial

Makeup by Bia
by Makeup by Bia
7 Materials
10 Minutes

Do you want to up your makeup game today? Try out this smokey eyeliner tutorial and you’ll be on your way to getting a polished, perfected look.

Tools and materials:

  • Eyeliner tape (or transparent tape)
  • Bronzer
  • Assorted eye makeup brushes
  • Black gel liner
  • Brown eyeshadow
  • Mascara
  • False eyelashes (halves)
Applying tape

1. Mark with tape

Place a strip of tape at your lower lash lines.

2. Apply bronzer on the upper lids

Use an eye makeup brush to apply bronzer on your upper lids.

Applying bronzer

3. Apply black eyeliner gel

Use a brush to apply black eyeliner gel on your upper lash line, pulling it toward the tape.

Apply it to the bottom at the corner, meeting it at the end of the wing, above the tape.

Applying eyeliner

4. Apply brown eyeshadow

Use brown eyeshadow on a small brush to blend in the eyeliner. 

Applying eyeshadow

5. Remove the tape and complete blending

Remove the tape. Then blend everything with the bronzer and add brown eyeshadow against your lower lash line.


6. Make your lashes stand out

Make your lashes pop by applying mascara.

Adding mascara

Add half-lashes too for fullness if you’d like.

Adding lashes

Here’s the final outcome of this smokey eyeliner tutorial:

Smokey eyeliner look

Smokey eyeliner tutorial

If you’ve never mastered the smokey eye look or just need a boost, I hope this tutorial will be useful for you! If so, leave a comment.

Next up, try out a purple smokey eye with me. 

Suggested materials:
  • Eyeliner tape (or transparent tape)
  • Bronzer
  • Assorted eye makeup brushes
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