The dark world of mommy vlogging takes another blow
The dark world of mommy vlogging takes another blow

Holly O'Neill

This Georgian Leopardstown home full of country charm is on sale for €2.7 million
This Georgian Leopardstown home full of country charm is on sale for €2.7 million

Megan Burns

The treatment of the women’s rugby Interpros is sadly indicative of all women’s sports in Ireland
The treatment of the women’s rugby Interpros is sadly indicative of all women’s sports in...

Lauren Heskin

These luxurious modular homes are anything but basic
These luxurious modular homes are anything but basic

IMAGE Interiors & Living

My life as a fashion buyer –the glamour and the grit
My life as a fashion buyer –the glamour and the grit

Abbi Gilbourne

‘The life we are living may not be the one we want’: Meet the career women pivoting because of the pandemic
‘The life we are living may not be the one we want’: Meet the career...

Dearbhail McDonald

Elsa Hosk poses nude with daughter, internet blows up
Elsa Hosk poses nude with daughter, internet blows up

Sarah Finnan

Ikea’s autumn/winter collection has arrived, here are our favourite picks
Ikea’s autumn/winter collection has arrived, here are our favourite picks

Megan Burns

Garth Brooks: No, we are not doing this again
Garth Brooks: No, we are not doing this again

Sarah Finnan

Culture Night is tomorrow, here are some of the events you can still attend
Culture Night is tomorrow, here are some of the events you can still attend

Megan Burns

Image / Beauty

Spring/summer 2018 eye trends: statement eyeshadow


by Holly O'Neill
26th Apr 2018
blank

Make a statement with vibrant pigments and grown-up glitter, or go bold with this season’s new must-wear texture. HOLLY O’NEILL maps SS18’s trending eye looks.

GROWN-UP GLITTER

If one trend was prevalent on the SS18 runways, it was glitter. An obsession with highlighters, strobing, glow drops and a lit-from-within glow has taken a 1990s turn, so look to Stella Jean, Topshop and Emporio Armani and be brave. Try stick-on cosmetic jewels; super-fine, dazzling fallen particles; or holographic accents.

Statement Eyeshadow

Stila Glitter & Glow in Wanderlust, €27

Statement Eyeshadow

VIBRANT PIGMENTS

This summer, match fresh skin with acid bright eyeshadow pigments. Get inspired by the best of SS18’s eye-popping electro-bright eyes, like the washes of pastel pinks at Pam Hogg, the vivid neon- orange eyeliner as seen at Delpozo, or the high impact cobalt blue colour blocks created by Pat McGrath at Marni.

Statement Eyeshadow

Dior High Fidelity Colours & Effects Eyeshadow Palette, €60

Statement Eyeshadow

GLOSSY EYES

Switch up your glossy pout for a slick glossy eye. Yes, it will budge and slip, but grungy, smudged and lived-in is the look you’re going for. Rub away any bleeding gloss, and pat more gloss over eyeshadow that’s gathering in the crease; remember, unfinished and imperfect is how it’s done. Match your wet-look eye with intense shadows, like burgundy or copper, and bonus points if you contrast your textures and pair your glossy eye with a matte mouth.

Yves Saint Laurent Eye Gloss Smudger, €22

This article originally appeared in the March issue of IMAGE. For more summer beauty inspiration, check out IMAGE Magazine. On sale nationwide. 

Also Read

clean beauty
BEAUTY
‘Clean’ is an embarrassingly ignorant marketing term’: the experts weigh in on clean beauty

As consumers buy into it in their droves, Holly O’Neill speaks to the experts to debunk some clean beauty myths....

By Holly O'Neill

wash
BEAUTY
Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis like to not wash regularly

Insight into the daily routines of A-listers never fails to disturb.

By Holly O'Neill

scrub
BEAUTY
18 of the best scalp saviours for shinier, nourished hair

“The length, lustre and health of your hair depend on the scalp,” says Gareth Bromell, the celebrity hairdresser behind H...

By Holly O'Neill

Solar Paint
BEAUTY
Glossier Solar Paint is your cheat for natural sun-kissed skin

At last. Glossier’s most requested product is here - they’ve just launched Solar Paint, a weightless, luminous bronzer crème for instant summer skin.

By Holly O'Neill

Skin Proud
BEAUTY
Skin Proud is Glossier’s new 100% vegan and cruelty-free competitor

Skin Proud is here to help you in your pursuit of plump, dewy, glazed donut skin. If vegan skincare is...

By Sarah Finnan

blank
premium BEAUTY
Meet the top beauty bosses taking skincare to the next level

Rose Mary Roche speaks to the new breed of female-led beauty bosses building their empire with an emotional as well...

By Rose Mary Roche

cream blushers
BEAUTY
Cream blushers are the one product you need for healthy, flushed skin

Blend sunset shades of cream blusher to get flush blush right: think post-run pinky glow.

By Holly O'Neill