Get the Look: Fall/Winter Beauty Trends
Indigo and blue make-up trends
In this article

Indigo and blue make-up trends

Defining feature
Majestic and bold indigo-blue eyeshadow which captures the eyes.
Get the look
The colours of this make-up trend are subtly contrasted: deep blue on the eyes and nails, with matte red on the lips. Blue eyeshadow is set to be the new black. Its attraction? It brings out the white of the eye and reduces redness. Day or night, this eye make-up harmonizes with a light complexion.
For a natural look, apply a pale eyeshadow all over the eyelid, then outline the lash line with blue eyeliner. Next, apply a light dusting of indigo shadow, smoothing it out towards the brow bone. Sweep a fine line of gold shimmer to the inner sockets and lower lash for added contrast. Finish with several coats of mascara. Either leave lips natural or apply matte red lipstick for a more sophisticated look.
We think...
Reigning blue eyeshadow delivers light and intensity to the eyes. Wear it as a halo around the eye, day or night, with jeans and ballerina pumps. Reserved for assertive, feminine women!
Essential buy
Liberté palette from the Declaring Indigo collection by Lancôme, £35

Photo: Reid van Renesse for Lancôme 2009

Beauty Editor
Rank this page: 

Don't miss...
The best ideas for New Year's Eve worldwide!Celebrity silver foxes: hot men with grey hair
Celebrity Men with GlassesSAG Awards 2014: Stars on the red carpet
Latest… 2017/02/21
Long Hair Goals: 9 Tips To Make Your Hair Grow Faster
Slick to sleek: How to take care of greasy hair
Lowlights vs highlights
PRP injections: The Kim Kardashian blood facial
See all Beauty guides
Video: Fabulous hair - how to get really lovely locks
See all Beauty videos