10 Best MAC Eyeshadows for Indian Bridal Makeup
By Contributor: Kritika
Weddings in India are a gala celebration. With numerous functions, food, relatives and all the festivity involved, they are very much a part of our rich culture and tradition. With so much of stress around, atleast you don’t need to worry about your makeup. Whether you are hiring a makeup artist or doing your own makeup on your wedding, you NEED to invest in these pretty MAC eyeshadows. You can use these to create any sort of mehendi, haldi, sangeet, engagement, reception, wedding, dinner, etc look. Presenting the top 10 eye shadows by MAC that are best suited for Indian bridal makeup.
Best Eyeshadows from MAC for Indian Brides:
MAC Expensive Pink: Duochrome Rose Gold Shade
A wedding is incomplete without gold and glitter. Expensive Pink is a vibrant rose gold color. Deep pigmented color is ideal to be used all over lid with almost any colour of outfit. It is creamy and blends perfectly. You can combine this warm rose gold with browns and copper for some added effect! A must have in every bridal trousseau.
MAC Sushi Flower: With Pink/Plum Outfits
Festivities and magenta are quite synonymous. Sushi Flower is a medium toned pink color with s smooth satin effect. Although a single stroke is a little light, but when applied in multiple strokes, the color gets enhanced. The cranberry pink color is ideal for a day function.
MAC Honesty: Gold Bronze for Every Outfit
Honesty is a super shiny bronze eye shadow, which I think is a must have in your make up kit. The deep pigments give flawless color. The sheen with hints of gold makes it look very festive. Since it blends easily you can combine it with a variety of shades and experiment different looks. Must have for brides.
MAC Antiqued: For Bronze Smokey Eyes
Shades of brown complement the Indian skin tone very well! Antiqued is a mix of wood brown and bronze. The color greatly resembles bronze but it isn’t very shiny. The good thing about Antiqued is that you can wear it as a standalone eye shadow as well.
MAC Goldmine: For Summer Brides
Goldmine as the name suggests is a deep gold color. The shimmer particles make it an ideal eye shadow for the festivities of Indian weddings. Match it with your attire or use it as a contrast, this rich yellowish gold color will fetch you many complements. It is smooth and blends easily. All day brides should try this once.
MAC Free to be: For Coral Pink Eye Makeup
Free to be is a pastel pinkish coral color which suits the Indian skin tone very well. Considering coral being the latest season trend, you can combine Free to be with darker shades and create a dramatic look. The matte effect, ingenious blending and the undertones of peach have made Free to be a super hit eye shadow. Again a staple for all those Indian brides who like subtle makeup.
MAC Rule: Orange Shade
Rule is a sandstone orange color with matte effect. It is bright and vibrant and must have for the big fat Indian wedding. The seamless blending would give a rich color in a single stroke. Add a hint of highlighter and you are good to go! Orange is a bit daring for bridal eye makeup but if your outfit has hints of orange then you can consider it.
MAC Sketch: Plum Smokey Bridal Eyes
Sketch is a dark burgundy color. The velvety finish and just a slight hint of sheen make it very alluring. Use multiple strokes for added drama. It can be very well used with golden. The deep chic color and smooth blending make Sketch a hot favorite. This will suit all medium to dark Indian brides.
MAC Star Violet: Plummy Brown Shade
Star Violet is somewhere between pink and plum with a satin sheen to it. The deep pigmented color makes it irresistible and the shiny particles are the added advantage. It becomes opaque in just two strokes and gives an intense color. Again a good pick for bronze eye makeup which goes with everything.
MAC Woodwinked: Every Bride’s Staple Shade
Yet another bronze in the list. Woodwinked is a warm bronze color with a lot of shimmer. The shimmer particles give it a shine thats not OTT. You can use it as an all over lid shade or combine it with darker hues of green and pinks. It blends seamlessly and gives shiny color in just a single stroke. Makeup artists and brides swear by it!
The bride, the bridesmaid, the groom’s sister, the best friend or just a guest at a neighbor’s weeding! These eye shadows by MAC would surely be hit!