Photos of Makeup for Green Eyes

Gorgeous Green Eyes

Pictures of eye makeup for green eyes can give you inspiration and ideas to make you eyes look their best.

Gorgeous green eyes don't need a lot of makeup to make them stand out; only a small percentage of the population have this eye color.

Show off your great green eyes with a simple eye shadow and some mascara for a simple look, or have fun with more elaborate eye makeup.

Which colors will work best for your green eyes?

Purple Eye Shadow for Green Eyes

Purple is one of the most complimentary eye shadow colors for women with green eyes.

This is because it contrasts the green, which really brings them out.

There is an incredible range of purple shades in today's beauty market place, so experiment to find the shades that work for you.

You may like a rich shimmery purple to contrast light green eyes....

Playful Pale Purple Eye Shadow

Or a pale lavender or lilac for a sweet, playful look.

Purple eye liner is another great way to draw attention to green eyes; shades range from pale shimmer purples to deep grape purples.

Green Eyes and Violet Eye Makeup

Like purple, violet shades are often a great choice for green eyes women.

The red violet eye shadow this green eyed model wears creates a soft, romantic look.

Add Liner for More Impact

Here we see another shade of violet that beautifully compliments the green eyes.

A dark liner is added to create a bolder, sexier look.

Natural Green Eye Makeup Look

Soft peach is another great eye shadow shade for women with green eyes.

A single layer of peach used alone with a coat or two or mascara can be a gorgeous natural look, as shown with this model. Or...

Peach Shadow and Purple Liner

You can also use peach eye shadow to create a more dramatic look.

A darker peach shade, shown here, is combined with a medium purple smudged liner under the eyes and finished with dark mascara to really make the model's green eyes pop.

Brown Eye Makeup for Green Eyes

Brown shades can also compliment green eyes in the form of both shadow and liner.

Both warm golden browns and deeper brown black can draw attention to the eyes.

To achieve the versatile eye makeup look in this photo, used a warm brown eye shadow in the crease and outer corner of the lid, and a black brown liner shade on the top and bottom lash lines. Use a light hand on lower lashes and smudge slightly to keep the look soft. Finish with a coat of black brown mascara.

Taupe Makeup for Green Eyes

Taupe is a versatile shade that can be used on many eye colors.

On green eyes, choose a warm taupe color to compliment eyes best.

A simple warm taupe liner looks natural and gorgeous on this model's green eyes.

Grey Liner and a Hint of Shadow

Although grey eye liner is no typically recommended for women with green eyes, those with cool complexions may be able to pull it off.

The model's green eye makeup look here, a dark grey liner along the lower lash line paired with a hint of nude apricot shadow and a lengthening mascara, proves that sometimes it pays to break the rules.

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Sexy Makeup for Green Eyes

Try different shades and intensities of the eye makeup colors discussed here to add super sexy definition to your green eyes for evening.

In this photo, a deep taupe shadow is paired with black brown liner and purple mascara for a stunning and original look.

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Photos of Makeup for Green Eyes