Not that I advocate sipping gin while doing your makeup, but wouldn’t it make those color palette decisions easier?
This is Pan-Galactic Gargle Blaster on the inner third of my eyelid, Formics on the remaining 2/3 of my eyelid (more or less), and Outlaw on the outer edge, blended into the crease, and as a liner below my lower lashes. Also, Amity as a brow bone highlight.
I hear people refer to yellow-undertone greens as olive, army, and pea soup greens. But those all sound pretty unsavory, especially when we’re talking color for your face.
The straight skinny is olive green shades make a great neutral for a variety of warm and neutral skin tones. It plays well with brass shades, browns, taupe, and plummy hues. And it makes brown and hazel eyes really pop!
I’m a coffee-fueled, hobby-addicted bibliophage who makes cruelty-free mineral eye shadows (inspired by novels). I’m usually in front of a screen (writing, reading, or gaming), but I’ve been known to emerge for geekery, good food, and dark chocolate.