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Mermaid Eye Makeup Inspiration You Need to See to Believe

Mermaid Eye Makeup Inspiration You Need to See to Believe

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This summer, we’re all about oceanside glamour. We're talking rich blues, bright greens, deep purples–basically anything inspired by the beauty of the sea! Incorporating punchy pigments into everyday wear has become this season's staple. So, in honor of the official first week of summer, we’re laying out our top five mermaid eye makeup tutorials on YouTube!

Smokey Mermaid

We all know blue is a classic color for summer, but we can't forget ocean green. This smokey eye is giving us major makeup envy.

What you’ll need:

Nars Night Series Eyeliner | Makeup Geek Eyeshadow Pans | Stila Magnificent Metals Cobalt | MAC Pro Longwear Concealer | Velour False Lashes

Everyday Mermaid

Play up your favorite baby pinks with a winged liner for an everyday mermaid eye. Throw in some shimmer for good measure, of course.

What you’ll need:

Maybelline New York Volume Express The Rocket Waterproof Mascara | Makeup Geek Eyeshadow Pans | Maybelline New York Line Stiletto Ultimate Precision Liquid Eyeliner | Tarte Lash Liner | NYX Prismatic Eye Shadow: Girl Talk | Maybelline's Brow Drama Pro Palette Soft Brown

Metallic Mermaid

Metallic is all the rage this summer. Go bold with sparkly, high-pigment shadow.

What you’ll need:

Urban Decay Primer Potion | Makeup Geek Eyeshadow Pans | Lancome Eye Pencil: Pacifique | Jouer Shadow: Dreamer | LA Girl Pencil: Paradise Purple | Ardell Wispie Lashes

Cat Eye Mermaid

If Cleopatra and Ariel were combined into one, she'd wear this eye makeup look.

What you’ll need:

Makeup Geek Eyeshadow Pans | Sephora Collection Turquoise Shadow & Liner | NYX Cosmetics Prismatic Eye Shadow | Rimmel ScandalEyes Retroglam Mascara | Girlactik Star Gloss: Just Nude

Authentic Mermaid

Channel your inner sea goddess with this classic mermaid tutorial full of vibrant blues and metallic scales!

What you’ll need:

NYX Cosmetic Prismatic Eye Shadow | NYX Avant Pop! Surreal My Heart Shadow Palette | Cover FX Illuminating Setting Powder Light | L'Oréal Voluminous Volume Building Mascara | Makeup Geek Gel Liner

Which mermaid look is your favorite? Tell us in the comments below!

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