Smoky Eye Friday: Aqua and Midnight Blue Smoky Eyes

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Blue Smoky Eyes

I love aquas and deep blues for summer and for my brown eyes. I love how blues look with brown eyes. I live near water, so blue is a color that gives me a sense of calm and serenity too. I was looking through my eyeshadow singles ( I am trying my best to use up my stash and not buy new stuff) and spotted Urban Decay Adore. I decided to build a look around it, since it is so beautiful.

I didn’t want to go for my usual medium warm brown in the crease, and light ecru/gold in the inner corner. I decided to throw in a mint green, and I love how it looks. I should break out of my usual formula for smokey eyes more often, because I love this eye look. I think next time I might even mix in another shade, perhaps something that pops against the blue.

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  • http://www.beautybymissl.com/ beautybymissl

    Very very pretty!

  • Allison @neversaydiebeauty

    Ooh, gorgeous! I can’t do the bright blue but I may have to pick up that Milani Sea Angel!

  • MyBeautyJunction

    I love blue eyeshadow and that bright blue looks great on you!

  • http://www.honeygirlsworld.com/ Honeygirlk

    This is beautiful!

  • http://www.makeuplifelove.com/ jamie @makeuplifelove

    Simply gorgeous!!!!

  • Anastasia

    I really love this look on you, even though I’m personally not brave enough to rock it.

  • erikatheicyone

    That ain’t your mother’s blue eyeshadow look. Simply gorgeous!

  • http://makeupbykim-porter.com/blog Kim Porter

    Love the blue

  • http://www.geniabeme.com/ Eugenia

    I love these eye shadows, I need to get them!

  • http://www.mynewestaddiction.com/ Laura

    i always love seeing blue looks!

  • cindyprimebeauty

    Really striking!

  • MelissaZmakeupjunkieandfangirl

    I love blue and this smoky eye is so pretty :0) I might have to get Milani Sea Angel its such a pretty color and it looks good with that UD blue.

  • http://theplasticdiaries.com Kimmi @ The Plastic Diaries

    Stunning. Stunning. Stunning.

  • BTBAshley

    Love it! I adore colorful makeup and the blue looks fab on you.

  • http://saucyfbaby.tumblr.com/ saucyfbaby

    i’m scared to wear blue eyeshadow because i don’t think it suits me very well , but it looks great on you !

    love that you added sea angel for a nice pop in the inner corner .

    ––– nicole

  • http://www.phyrra.net/ Phyrra

    This is so pretty!

  • http://beautylitfromwithin.blogspot.com Nidia Doherty

    This is a really pretty look! I totally buy those ‘for blue eyes’ palettes because I love the colors with my brown eyes. Rebel!

  • Justina

    This is so gorgeous!

  • Betzy Carmona

    This is beautiful

  • FabZilla_Kath

    Gorgeous eye makeup. Blue compliments your eye color very well.

  • Noelle

    Love this so much!

  • http://www.blushingnoir.com/ Brooke @ Blushing Noir

    I LOVE this! It’s seriously one of my faves ever from you!

  • Aleya Bamdad

    Oooooh that’s pretty.

  • Norah Salazar

    Love this blue!

  • Cosmetic Sanctuary

    Gorgeous bold look!

  • myCosmeticBag

    what a stunning blue

  • http://www.stephanielouiseatb.blogspot.com Stephanie Louise Telford

    Gorgeous! Loving that blue!

  • Shelley Polarbelle

    Very pretty blue!!

  • http://www.painted-ladies.com/ Sheila Arkee

    What a beautiful blue.

    • http://www.cosmeticsaficionado.com/ Cosmetics Aficionado

      I sure love it!