April’s birthstone is diamond, which is available in an assortment of colours, although white diamonds–or colorless (or as shut as you possibly can afford to get!)–remind me of probably the most sparkly and extra shifting eyeshadows. There re additionally fancy diamonds, that are coloured diamonds, and people are available in an assortment of colours, although shades of yellow, pink, and blue are extra widespread. I’ve seen a particular uptick in grey diamonds, too. I took inspiration from the glint of diamonds, usually, paired with extra translucent or color-shifting shades together with hues of yellow, pink, blue, and/or grey.
About This Sequence
Every look thought is centered round a “quad” of 4 shades with the expectation that one would possibly deliver within the acceptable forehead bone or further transitional shade based mostly on pores and skin tone. I do know that I have a tendency to make use of extra like 5 or 6 shades in a typical look, however I feel that 4 is a cheerful medium to present a good suggestion of the “core” colour scheme of a glance whereas providing you with the flexibility to lighten/darken as desired. I’ve listed the colours on this order: interior lid, center of lid, outer lid/crease, and crease/above crease or lid.
You would possibly see combos that appear barely repeated however placement will differ (e.g. a halo placement the place the lightest and extra shimmery shade is positioned on the middle) as placement may create a special impact/look! You may also wish to take into account incorporating your favourite matte/shimmer shades (as relevant) to extend the flexibility of sure palettes. Take into account these concepts a leaping off level!