There’s a new floating eyeliner trend taking off on Instagram, and we definitely want to try it! The invisible liner makeup look basically subtracts a traditional eyeliner application from the equation, leaving a cool negative space effect. According to Allure:
The floating eyeliner look was created by makeup artist Stacey McDonald, who used tape to create the negative space. Try it at home by applying tape from the middle of your lashline at the angle you’d like the non-liner to slant. Brush on shadow and carefully remove tape. Ta-da!
Makeup artists and aficionados all over the ‘gram are trying the trend and tagging Stacey as their inspiration. They’re incorporating glitters, monochromatic shadows, and tons of creativity!
We’re sure it won’t be long til this look is everywhere. Check out some beautiful and inventive takes on the style…
This Italian makeup artist is serving some serious greenery with a side of solid gold nail jewelry!
And a version in red…
This beauty is slaying with a dramatic angle and a matching lip.
A tiny blue line cuts through a beautiful bronze for a cool effect.
A sexy nude and neutral look.
Giving us truly outrageous Jem and the Holograms feels.
A vision in purple.
A nice mix of matte and shimmer in contrasting colors.
Strong brows and a lot of lash frame this dramatic look.
Stacey outlined the cut crease for extra sass.
Will you be trying this trend?