The case for metallic eye make-up just got stronger

We've reported on the emergence of glimmering lids before - the key beauty trend to come out of Paris Couture Week, shiny shadow is set to be the look du jour this summer. And with the prettiest palettes dropping into Australian stores in the coming weeks, there's never been a better time to try the trend.


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To keep the look okay for day, sweep golden or ice grey shades across the lids; for high-octane glamour, try a wet eyeshadow application for intense colour payoff. The season's colours are cool: ranging from inky blue, deep charcoal and vivid purple through to silvery and pale gold-tinted neutrals.

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