The Fraidy Cat’s Guide to the Perfect Cat Eye
Last week I promised you last minute Halloween make-up tutorials. That’s out the window. Turns out I need more than a week to come up with lighting that doesn’t make me look like I’ve emerged from a nap beneath a highway offramp and truth be told, all I really wanted to tutorial was how to be a kitty cat. And we can still have that discussion. Basically, go grab some waterproof liquid black eyeliner and do this to your face.
With tutorials and felines on the brain I decided instead we could look into how to create the perfect cat eye. I know. I too am a fraidy cat when it comes to bold eyeliner. It feels a little cavalier. Kind of like doing your algebra homework in ink. What if you make a mistake!? What then!?
But! You can do it! Trust me.
By implementing these tips and tricks I’ve learned along the way it really isn’t so bad.
First, you want to pick your angle. Generally picking a 45 degree angle or less from the lateral corner of your eye works best. If you’re going for a more Amy Winehouse my-eyeballs-might-take-flight look, then you can …read more