Makeup trends for spring 2013 take shape around the clothing trends they accompany. But when it comes to beauty, each new season is also about expanding your horizons, experimenting and trying something new. From the runway trends to the tutorials and how-tos, this is where we’ll constantly update you on all things makeup related for spring.
Fifty shades of blue.
There are so many shades of blue in the colour spectrum: turquoise, cyan, sapphire – just to name a few. But don’t be daunted by the options. The key to spring 2013′s blue eyes is that almost any shade of blue will do provided you use a bright shade – preferably one that can be considered a show stopper and that will make everyone give you a second glance.
As a result, the most popular shade of the colour for spring 2013 is electric blue which comes in eye shadows and eyeliners that you can easily incorporate into any make-up routine. If you’re not a fan of bright colors, there’s no need to fret. Feel free to use darker shades of blue like navy but do remember to let your eyes do the talking. In spring 2013, they should be the facial feature that really stands out. Bold lips, please stand aside.
Eyeliner is one of the best make up inventions of all time: with just one stroke it can make your eye figuratively pop. And for 2013, blue eyeliner is the easiest way to indulge in the blue eye makeup trend, which is why several designers capitalised on it in their spring 2013 showings.
Blue eye shadow.
For a more profound blue eyed look there is always the option of blue eye shadow. Using eye shadow to play to the blue makeup trend allows you to have create a deeper look by blending different shades. You can also build up the blue to make it look more prominent.