Beauty / Society

Is upside down eyeshadow the must-try makeup trend of the season?

By Esteban G Villanueva

Mona Tougaard on the Del Core SS22 runway.

From a ‘simple’ under-eye brightening look to rainbow-hued artistry, makeup artist Naezrah Desir shows us how to get this bold, new look

When it comes to traditional eye makeup, the placement of the shadow is fairly uniform – the pigment is placed on top of the eyelid and, on occasion, or if you’re feeling particularly daring and avant-garde, towards the brow bone or temple. But eyeshadow is getting an upside down update, and it looks like the era of the clean under-eye might be coming to an end.


This alternative new trend is being spearheaded by makeup artist and Tik Tok star Naezrah Desir. Here, Vogue Scandinavia speaks with the rising beauty star, and industry experts, on how to master the trend.