What makeup trends were popular in the 80s? Blue, Purple, and Pink eyeshadow
Back in the 80s, if you wanted to be cool, you had to have some unusual color for your eyeshadow. Think of blue, pink, and purple. And some girls even combined all of these colors at once. Talk about colorful makeup.
What was the most popular makeup look in the 80s? While electric blue is perhaps the most recognisable of all 80s beauty looks, we mustn’t forget about muted metallics. Retaining all the pigment power of the other 80s makeup trend, the metallic look is a more sultry option perfect for a formal affair.
What was makeup like in the 1980’s? To sum it up, the 80s makeup bag contained a tube of paste-like cover-up, a bottle of heavy foundation, a pressed-powder compact, eye shadow (in a rainbow of luscious colors), a few eyeliner pencils (blue, purple, teal), a couple of blush compacts, an entire mascara collection and a bunch of bright lipsticks in shades
How do you do 80s eye makeup?