It’s electrifying! Neon eyeliner looks that you’ll love

poppyprincesspoppyprincess
Aug. 25, 2020
There was nothing subtle about fashion and makeup in the eighties, and so far, not much has been subtle in 2020! In fact, ever since Stranger Things hit our screens a few years ago, we’ve been enjoying checking out some clever new twists on looks from the eighties era - and like the best tribute bands, the best beauty tributes add their own personality to a look to give it a modern edge.
One of our favorite eighties inspired looks is the neon eyeliner trend - and it’s certainly not a lazy copy and paste of the way that girls were wearing neon eye makeup back in ‘83. We’ve rounded up some of the brightest, best and quirkiest neon looks from Instagram, so that you can be retro AND bang up to date at the same time!

IG@highfashionmakeup

Neon graphic orange? Yes, please! This is such a simple yet striking look from @highfashionmakeup, especially paired with those amazing lashes.

IG@himmercosmetic

This bright neon green from @himmercosmetic is really cute, especially with those adorable freckles! The neon green color looks great on those lower lashes too.

IG@jaidoesit

This has to be one of the most popping neon eye makeup looks we’ve seen so far! Neon eyeliner, neon eyelids, plus stunning lined lips - @jaidoesit looks absolutely awesome. We really love that subtle little touch of gold in the corners of her eyes which highlights and accentuates the overall look perfectly.

IG@grimmfairyfaces

Barely there, fresh dewy minimal makeup...then that amazing graphic neon blue and black liner hits you! Such a clever design from @grimmfairyfaces - we also love the matching neon blue color on the lower lashes. 

IG@beautyvtricks

We think @beautyvtricks looks gorgeous with neon orange eyeliner, lilac lids and coral lips. And we love what you’ve done there with your leopard print nails - another clever nod to an eighties trend!

IGdominiqueallisonx

Rules are definitely there to be broken. Who says that eyeliner can only be used to line the eyes? Not us! We’re so impressed by these quirky neon and pastel graphic looks from @dominiqueallisonx. Our favorite look is number 4 - loving the combination of neon yellow and orange. Which one is yours?

IG@lycheexo

This rainbow neon eye makeup look from @lycheexo has got it all going on. Check out that neon multi-colored winged eyeliner...and a neon rainbow underlying the brows? It’s certainly not subtle, but it’s definitely genius! Loving your work.
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