Pro Tips: The Best Eye Shadow For Your Eye Color
Everyone is always wondering which eye shadows go with their eye color. It feels like there's really no rhyme or reason, but we decided we'd take a stab at figuring it out by consulting a professional makeup artist. Face painting master Suzy Gerstein gave us some really great ideas.
She's done the makeup of so many cool people and has worked on the sets of all of the cool photoshoots (including Lucky's), which means she really knows her stuff. Whether you're a brown eyed girl or have some nice baby blues, Suzy knows your color. "There are no hard and fast rules for makeup, so even if a shade that isn't in your eye color category appeals to you, try it on," she says. "And if you like it, I say go for it!" Read on for her expert picks.
"For brown eyes, I use Chanel 83 Illusoire—a taupey purple. I love to use this color on Portlandia's Carrie Brownstein to make her dark eyes sparkle on camera."