Summer eye makeup trends

by SheKnows
Apr 5, 2012 at 2:04 p.m. ET
Instead of adding a full set of false lashes, just apply individual lashes to the outer edge. This creates a flirty, but not overdone, look. Image: istockphoto

1 /9: No makeup look

1/9 :No makeup look

The most popular makeup trend of the summer will certainly be the no makeup look. Even out your skin tone with a little tinted moisturizer. Just line your top lashes and add a touch of neutral eye shadow. This look is from the Tracy Reese Spring/Summer 2012 show at New York Fashion Week. Image credit: WENN

2 /9: Bold brows

2/9 : Bold brows

The fresh-faced look is in, but highlighted by bold brows. Pluck sparingly and add a little brow powder to get this coveted look from the Ralph Lauren Spring/Summer 2012 show at New York Fashion Week. Image credit: WENN

3 /9: Shades of green

3/9 :Shades of green

Get into green this summer, from bright emerald eyeliner to mossy-green powder on your lids. Image: istockphoto

4 /9: Metallic smoky eyes

4/9 :Metallic smoky eyes

Dress up your eyes in smoky metallic shades of bronze and gold, accented with dark, dramatic liner. This look is from the Emilio Pucci Spring/Summer 2012 show at Milan Fashion Week. Image credit: WENN

5 /9: Tropical makeup

5/9 :Tropical makeup

Ocean-blue eye shadow and orange lipstick come together to form a vibrant, tropical makeup look this summer. Image: istockphoto

6 /9: 1920s glam

6/9 : 1920s glam

Certainly the movie Gatsby is having some influence in summer fashion and beauty. Try this glamorous 1920s look with dark -- yet not overpowering -- eyes and a stained lip. Image: istockphoto

7 /9: Dramatic eyeliner

7/9 :Dramatic eyeliner

Dramatic eyeliner is hot this summer, whether you extend the black line for a cat-eye look, or use unusual shades instead -- like red and yellow. Image: istockphoto

8 /9: Pop of color

8/9 :Pop of color

Pick one part of your face and accent it with a bold pop of color, keeping the rest of your makeup subtle and demure. Image: istockphoto

9 /9: Shades of purple

9/9 :Shades of purple

Try to ignore the giant carrot sticking out of her head and look at her eyes. Shades of purple are hot for the summer. A dramatic sweep of violet eye shadow is all the makeup she needs. This look is from the Moschino Cheap & Chic Spring/Summer 2012 show at Fashion Week. Image credit: WENN