Trend Report: 3D Eye Art is the New 3D Nail Art


Bold eye-shadow and eyeliner shades just aren’t enough anymore, as celebs and models are switching their 3D nail embellishments for some sparkly 3D adornments along the eye area. This daring makeup trend was first seen on runways last year and it’s now hit the streets. Here’s a little inspo…

The no-makeup trend enhanced with jewelled underlining:

jewelled eye line

jewelled eye line


Makeup artist James Kaliardos, who created these looks for the Rodarte fall 2015 show, said his motivation was to style a look that ‘added something to the eyes without it being lashes or dark and smoky.‘ It’s understated but daring, and it also gives you an excuse to rock minimal makeup.

Related: Blue is The New Black: Why We Love The Turquoise Eyeliner Trend

A jewelled eye line for the evening:

smokey eye with jewels


Solid smoky eyes plus crystals may be a little too much for a night out. Best bet? Create a very light smoky effect on your lids by lining the eyes with a kohl pencil and then blending it right up to the crease with a blending brush. Curl your lashes and follow this up with mascara. Place the jewels along your lower lash line and apply some white eyeliner on your water line to make the whites of your eyes pop.

Or reverse the look like Sofia Richie:

sofia ritchie met gala


Related: Don’t Make This Damaging Eyeliner Mistake

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