Makeup For Ever posted on Facebook a variety of looks created with the Technicolor palette.  I was immediately drawn to a peach and bright blue combination that looked like a simple way to venture into colorful eyeshadows.

When I wear blue eyeshadow, I often pair it with a sable blending shade in the crease and espresso eyeliner on my waterline.  But MUFE’s placement of peach over the inner 1/2 of the eyelid and white as a highlight were something I wanted to try for spring.  Not owning the Technicolor shadow palette, I used Urban Decay Shattered for color, Sin as my neutral, and theBalm Sassy to highlight.  I opted to add Urban Decay Glide-On Pencil in Uzi to deepen the lower lashline, waterline, and outer corner of my eyes.

Get the Look Bright Eyes for Spring profile

The look could have been done with a nude cheek and lip such as NARS Madly and NYX London, but I thought pink-coral shades would give it more flair for spring.  Keeping the eye soft really makes this look wearable for day time and the blue can be built up to achieve a more vivid look.

Get the Look Bright Eyes for Spring


  • Primer:  Laura Mericer Foundation Primer
  • Foundation:  Hello Flawless Oxygen Wow in “I’m So Money” Honey
  • Concealer:  Tarte Maracuja Creaseless Concealer in Medium
  • To set:  NARS Light Reflecting Powder, Urban Decay All Nighter Spray
  • Contour:  theBalm Betty-Lou Manizer
  • Cheeks:  Tarte Amazonian Clay Blush in Peaceful


  • Primer:  Too Faced Shadow Insurance
  • Lid and Crease:  Urban Decay Sin (inner 1/2), Shattered (outer 1/2)
  • Brow Bone:  theBalm Sassy (center)
  • Outer Corner:  Urban Decay 24/7 Glide On Pencil in Uzi
  • Lower Lashline:  Urban Decay 24/7 Glide On Pencil in Uzi, Urban Decay Shattered
  • Mascara:  NYX Faux Lashes
  • Brows:  Sonia Kashuk Brow Definer in Taupe and Anastasia Brow Gel in Espresso


  • Color:  NYX Soft Lip Cream in Antwerp

Do you wear bright blue eyeshadow?  What do you pair it with?