Glitter Eyeshadow Is Making A Comeback

Photo: Mike Coppola/Getty Images.
If the word "glitter" brings back memories of messy arts-and-crafts projects or middle school sleepovers, it's time to rethink your misconceptions. On the runways this season, the sparkly stuff got a sophisticated, sexy, and grown-up makeover — specifically when it comes to the eyes — and we can't get enough of it. Makeup artists at Alice + Olivia's spring 2016 show swept thin layers of antique, gold-colored shimmer (try L'Oréal Infallible Eyeshadow in Eternal Sunshine) over the lids for a gilded effect. Click through to see more sparkly inspiration.
Advertisement

More from Beauty

Watch

R29 Original Series

Watch Now
Documentary
Five love stories behind diverse, multicultural marriages.
Watch Now
Lifestyle
Life experiments, 5 days at a time.
Watch Now
Fashion
The style of subculture.
Watch Now
Beauty
Viral trends, tried and tested.
Watch Now
Documentary
From vibrators to lipstick, learn how your favorite products are made.
Watch Now
Documentary
Extraordinary, one-of-a-kind individuals
Watch Now
Documentary
The latest stories to watch.
Watch Now
Lifestyle
Inside the homes of millennial women — & what they paid for them
Watch Now
Comedy
Let's talk about sex, baby.
Watch Now
Documentary
Female artisans around the world
Watch Now
Politics
Made by and for smart, opinionated women.
Watch Now
Film
We helped 12 female directors claim their power.