Trends and ‘it’ products come and go but when certain fads from our elementary and high school days become suddenly cool again, we can’t help but jump with excitement. That said, we’re so thrilled that the unicorn makeup obsession has completely swarmed the web and reached a glitter-bombed point of no return. It’s hard to say where this nostalgia-inducing trend bubbled first but we’re glad that it did.
The glorious multi-colours, the holographic shine – unicorn makeup is everything. But it’s not just the face of fantasies or even costume parties as several beauty bloggers are proving that the magical look is super wearable IRL too. Um hi, next date face!
Wanna inject some unicorn enchantment into your makeup routine? We’ve found all the looks that’ll bag you a never-ending stream of compliments.
There’s nothing wrong with making your eyes the focus. The unicorn-themed look packs a powerful punch and looks like it’s really fun, too. After you’ve applied and blended the holographic eyeshadows on the lids, apply a few rhinestones to take this look up a notch.
Lavender is the theme for this monochromatic makeup look and the added sparkle makes it that much better. If you want to get creative and add touches of pink and blue, you most certainly can. The eyes, cheek, and nose are the focus for this lavender-toned makeup look. And if you want to add a little more edge, stick some clear rhinestones and stars on your brow bone and lash line.
The pastel makeup is totally edgy, yes, and the real star of this look is the trendsetting floating white eyeliner. The masterpiece is easy to recreate. This look is perf for folks who don’t want to try something OTT but wanna hop on the trend-wagon. This gram-worthy look is sure to rake in all the compliments.
You might look at this eye makeup look and instantly feel overwhelmed because you wouldn’t know where to start, but don’t worry, we gotchu. All you have to do is contour your eye sockets and the outer crease corner in shades of brown, then use a purple glitter eyeshadow on the centre of your lid and make your eyes pop by using a silver eyeshadow on the inner corner of your eyes.
We love our glossy lids, don’t we? It’s a great way to make our eyes pop with minimal effort. Some of the trendiest hues ruling the world of beauty right now are purple, blue, and pink. For an intensified look, cover your lids in subtle yet stand-out holographic hue and then coat it with your favourite gloss. This is a quick and fun way to indulge in the newly-evolved beauty fad.
No exaggeration, this eyeshadow will leave your eyes looking like they’ve been licked by a unicorn. This 9 in 1 eyeshadow palette is guaranteed to give your eyes an other-worldly look. The bouncy-to-the-touch pigments melt into skin instantly, one swipe delivers a full shot of colours to lids. It has a range of unicorn-approved hues and each shade is ridiculously good.
Not one for the faint-hearted: Here’s a highlighter that’ll beat all other highlighters. It has a multi-dimensional iridescent shade that will leave your cheeks with a mystical glow. Yup, it is highly possible that this purpley-silver-pink highlighting liquid is your soulmate. Who needs a dating app, eh?
Shine bright like a diamond!
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