Of us with hooded and monolid eyes are rejoicing over a brand new winged eyeliner hack that’s throughout TikTok, and with good cause. Drawing that coveted cat-eye oftentimes poses a problem for many who have restricted eyelid house as a result of the wings generally tend to cover contained in the eyes’ higher creases. With TikTok consumer Joni Sann‘s video, nevertheless, folks with monolids or hooded eyes now have a easy answer to creating that excellent winged eye — one which is likely to be even simpler than the notorious “bat wing” trick.
Sann’s video, which she posted on Tuesday, September 21, at the moment has over 4 million views. She tells Attract that she got here up with the tactic again in highschool after struggling to search out YouTube tutorials particularly for “hooded, almond-shaped eyes, or different tapered eye shapes with deep-set creases.”
As Sann explains within the video, she used to start by drawing the wing instantly from the outer nook of her eye. As an alternative, she now “extends the nook of her eye [first] earlier than drawing in [her] wing,” which means that she creates a downward-sloping line on the outer finish of her eyelid that extends barely past the tip of her eye crease. Then comes the wing. She goes on to elucidate that she attracts the wing “out and up, as an alternative of… you already know, vertical.”
Her eyeliner tricks do not finish there. In the event you’re into lining your inside corners, Sann has a hack for that as properly. Slightly than drawing a horizontal line, she creates a diagonal line, which she says aligns with “the pure angle of [her] inside nook.”
TikTok consumer Momo has additionally taken a liking to Sann’s eyeliner hack. She documented her expertise with a video accompanied by the caption, “THIS IS WHY MY EYELINER NEVER SUITED MY EYES,” indicating that she’s now discovered a way that fits her self-described “mildly-hooded, downturned, almond-shaped eyes.”
Momo says she’s at all times watching eyeliner movies, which is why she thinks TikTok introduced Sann’s video to her consideration. “I struggled rather a lot with eyeliner, making my eyes look unusual and misshapen, and I feel this methodology actually helps intensify the options which might be already there as a result of it follows the pure line of the higher lid,” she explains. She provides that she now solely makes use of Sann’s method when lining her eyes.