Looking For a Subtle, Sultry Look? Try This Soft Glam Makeup Tutorial

10 Materials
15 Minutes

Today, I’m going to be giving a soft glam makeup tutorial. The glam makeup look is kind of a softer look, with a brown smokey eye. I’ve seen other instances where the eye is achieved with brown eyeliner or even eyeshadow, so I decided to try my hand at that today.

So if you’re interested in how to do soft glam makeup, keep reading!

Tools and materials:

  • Eyeshadow
  • Eyeliner
  • BB cream
  • Concealer
  • Eyelash curler
  • Mascara
  • Contour
  • Blush serum
  • Lipstick
  • Makeup brushes
Applying a transition shade to the crease

1. Apply a transition shade to your crease

I’ve already laid down a base just using a simple concealer and done my brows. So, let’s start by laying down a transition color to contour the crease a bit with a lighter, neutral shade.

Applying eyeshadow to the inner corner

Use that same transition shade on the inner corner crease as well.

Smoking out the lash line

2. Smoke out the lash line

Use a darker shade with a little brush and smoke it around the lash line.

Applying brown eyeliner

3. Apply brown eyeliner to your top waterline

Use a brown eyeliner and smudge it into the top waterline.

Curled lashes with mascara

4. Curl and apply mascara

Curl your eyelashes, then apply mascara.

How to do a brown smoky eye

5. Smudge dark eyeshadow around your bottom lash line

Take that same dark shade and smudge it around your bottom lash line now.

Applying BB cream with a brush

6. Apply BB cream and concealer

Apply a BB cream all over your face for some coverage.

Adding concealer to blemishes

Then spot conceal where necessary.

Applying contour to the cheekbones

7. Contour

Apply contour to add dimension to your face. I’m applying it to my cheeks, under my chin, under my bottom lip, and on the sides of my face.

Applying a blush serum

8. Apply a blush serum

Apply a blush serum, then use the same brush you used for your foundation to blend it out.

Applying a creamy lipstick

9. Apply lipstick

Finally, finish with cream lipstick.

Soft glam makeup tutorial

Soft glam makeup tutorial

Here’s the finished soft glam eye makeup! Let me know down below if you like the look and if you think it’s soft glam! Thanks for joining.

Products used:

  • Concealer Maybelline New York Fit me sand 20
  • Brushes Bh cosmetics
  • Palette Natasha Denona Bronze palette
  • Eyeliner Physicians Formula Shimmer Strips Custom Eye Enhancing Eyeliner Trio Universal Looks Collection in Nude Eyes
  • Eyelash curler Japonesque Power curler
  • Mascara Maybelline rocket volume in black waterproof
  • Lip Colourpop Lippie Stix in Brat Pack
  • Foundation Maybelline Dream Fresh Skin Hydrating BB cream
  • Blush Flower Beauty Blush Bomb Color Drops in Nectar
  • Contour Kat Von D Light Shade Contour palette
Suggested materials:
  • Eyeshadow
  • Eyeliner
  • BB cream
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