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For beauty addicts who are looking forward to embracing Winter 2017’s minimalist beauty trend, glossy eyelids just may be your solution. With their slick, gleaming texture, glossed lids are quickly joining bright eyeshadow shades as the quickest way to rejuvenate your eye makeup. Spotted on the runways at Derek Lam, eye gloss is now transitioning from the catwalks to real life.
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If you’re aiming to embrace this trend, take your beauty cues from the numerous examples on Instagram. For a night out, luminous clear lids can instantly become glamorous with a touch of scarlet lipstick and a flawless complexion. Meanwhile, pairing your glossy lids with luscious lashes and thin black eyeliner is a more wearable look for daytime. Try highlighting your cheeks with pale pink blush and coating your lips with ballet slipper-toned lip gloss for a glowing effect.
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With a pearlescent finish, eye gloss can easily brighten dull winter skin and bright a youthful, healthy look to an otherwise minimalistic visage. In fact, eye gloss can be sported in shades like light pink, taupe and metallic gold, which can easily suit a variety of skin tones.
Will 2017 be the year of glossy lids? While it may be too early to make massive predictions, we are certainly loving the look of these wet-look and subtly shimmering lids. Whether your day brings you to your desk or perhaps to the dance floor, there are countless ways to rock eye gloss this season.