How to Perfect the Winged Eye Liner

Amelia Llerena at Jesuit's Prom rocking the winged eyeliner.

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Amelia Llerena at Jesuit’s Prom rocking the winged eyeliner.

Carolina Oliva, Editor of Arts and Entertainment

Listen up Ladies! The winged eye liner is a makeup look must have. This trend has overtaken the makeup world and is now in every online tutorial. Starting from the inner corner of the eye, and winging the liner up to the outer lash line this look is meant to make the eyes appear larger.

In order to achieve this perfect look, you must follow these steps exactly. It may take a few tries, but after you get the hang of it you will be able to do winged eye liner in your sleep.

Step- by- step directions for the perfect wing.
Step- by- step directions to form the perfect wing. This wing is breathtakingly perfect. Credit: @buzzfeed / Pinterest

 

This video is a step-by- step process of how to do the perfect wing for beginners. She goes through each steps and explains the simplest ways to achieve this look.

 

Many academy girls have also taken on this makeup trend. Many admit to being “absolutely obsessed” and “can’t get enough” of the winged eyeliner.

Mckenna Davey and twin, Morgan Davey are both rocking the subtle wing.
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Mckenna Davey and twin, Morgan Davey are both rocking the subtle wing.

Mckenna Davey, senior, admits “I am obsessed with my wing. I can’t do my makeup without it now, I started doing it a few months ago and now I am a winged eye liner pro.”

 

Lily Oliva with her winged eyeliner for homecoming court. Credit: Lily Oliva/ Achona Online
Lily Oliva with her winged eyeliner for homecoming court. Credit: Lily Oliva/ Achona Online

Lily Oliva states “I watch youtube videos and all the people I watch started doing it, so I tried it out and I fell in love.”

 

Alejandra Lozano, winged eyeliner done by the Mac makeup counter.
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Alejandra Lozano, winged eyeliner done by the Mac makeup counter.

Alejandra, Senior, states “I loved my makeup look for Jesuit’s Prom, I took one million pictures and I am going to practice to replicate it until it is absolutely perfect.”

Rebecca Parrillo showing off her eyeliner done by Mac.
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Rebecca Parrillo showing off her eyeliner done by Mac.

Rebecca, senior, says “I loved my eyeliner because it made my eyes look bigger and my makeup look more dramatic, I will definitely be winging my liner more often.”