Fall 2014 Beauty: Green Glitter Shadow At Altuzarra

Altuzarra - Backstage - Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall 2014

Altuzarra, Fall 2014. Photo: Getty Images

If you’ve been toying with the idea of adding color to your eye shadow routine, a little glitter is a genius segue. Case in point: Altuzarra’s fall 2014 show, where MAC makeup artist Tom Pecheux created gorgeous moss green glitter eyes. The results were chic, playful and totally wearable. A little glitter goes a long way, so be sure to start with a tiny amount and add slowly so you don’t over do it. Once you’ve mastered the process, you’ll be rocking glitter eyes day and night.

Get The Look

MAC highlighter 300
MAC Prep + Prime Highlighter, $25

Step 1: Create A Base

Use a foundation highlighter on your eyelids as a base to help keep the glitter shadow in place.

Shiseido Eye Cream 300
Shiseido Shimmering Eye Color In Moss Green, $25

Step 2: Add Shimmer

Dab a small amount of shimmer cream to lids from crease to lash line for a bit of base color.

YSL gold liner 300 copy
Yves Saint Laurent Gold Eye Pencil, $30

Step 3: Illuminate With Liner

Apply gold eyeliner for added sparkle and definition at the inner corners of the eyes.

Obsessive Compulsive Glitter 300
Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Glitter, $25

Step 4: Dust On Glitter

Using a flat brush, apply a small amounts of glitter in layers until you get the desired amount.

Lancome Mascara 300
Lancome Hypnose Volume Mascara, $28

Step 5: Finish With Mascara

Add drama and definition with a few coats of black mascara applied to the upper lashes.

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