Wednesday, January 22, 2014

EOTD: Teal Ombre Cat Eye

OH EM GEE, you guys! I am so stoked! So, I've been lurking the makeup blogging/vlogging/Instagram circuit again since I've been more active on StyleByCat, and I've been so inspired by these super-amazing looks that have been popping up. Artists are sooooooooo creative and talented these days, each one out-doing the next in terms of insanely gorgeous looks! Honestly, I can't even keep up anymore, lol!

Anyhoo, there's this ombre cat eye that I've been seeing a lot of them doing, so I thought I'd give it a try. I'm really rusty with the creative stuff since it doesn't really fit my lifestyle anymore. (I've gone practical. Practical = BORING) Y'all know I love my blue/greens, so I decided to try a teal version. Turned out pretty good!

This was a super-duper fun look to do. I admit, it requires a steady hand and it looked kind of awful when I started it, but with some refining, it turned out pretty awesome!

Here is the eye makeup product list:

  • UD Primer Potion in Eden
  • Maybelline Lasting Drama gel eyeliner
  • UD eyeshadow in Blackout
  • Maybelline Color Tattoo in Edgy Emerald
  • Coastal Scents Original 88 palette (3 teal shades of varying values)
  • Maybelline Full N Soft Waterproof mascara
  • Ardell #120 eyelashes
Yay! On the downside, it doesn't look as impressive with my eyes open. DARN YOU, HOODED MONOLIDS!!! Which means I either have to walk around with my eyes closed, which I wouldn't recommend, or half-open, which simply looks dumb. Lol. Oh well. People can appreciate my makeup when I blink. Haha!

Woo hoo!

Darn, looks like I overdid my eyeliner! XD

Hope you guys enjoyed reading this post as much as I loved writing it. Happy Hump Day, everyone!



  1. This look is so pretty!!! I'm going to have to try to recreate it...but I'm sure it's not going to turn out as good as this. haha

    1. Thanks, girl! Trust me, it looked pretty terrible at first, I started questioning my decision. Lol, but I was patient and took my time refining the lines. Turned out better than I had expected! :)

  2. A shame you can't see it with your eyes open but the look is overall well done! I really like that you did ombre using teal, i'd be to afraid of how bold the color is but it looks great on you.

    1. Yeah, I know! I'm so bummed about that. I think this look would be great with more neutral colors, also, like nudes and bronzes. ;)

  3. You were right! It IS impressive! :D I love teal, and this is amazing!

    1. Thank you! It was so much fun to do! ^_^

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    1. Thank you! I'm glad you like it! <3

  5. GORGEOUSSS!! omg I love itt