How to Add Leopard Print Eye Makeup to Your Beauty Routine

Trends come and go, but there's one trend that always seems to stick around: leopard print.

Considered a neutral by the style set, leopard print is a fashion mainstay that can be used to elevate a look, add a pop of print, or even provide a base for mixing prints. We thought we'd incorporated leopard into our looks every way possible, from belts to bags, shoes and clothes—even fuzzy headbands and scarfs. But there was one category that hadn't been coated in our favorite spots: beauty!

Adding leopard print to your beauty look outside of Halloween may sound like a stretch, until you feast your eyes on this breathtaking leopard print eye makeup look on Alex Demie from Euphoria.

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The look was created by incredibly talented 19-year-old celebrity makeup artist Sam Visser, who has captivated supermodels, like Bella Hadid and Kendall Jenner, and designers alike with his grungy, irreverent makeup. We love the softer look he created with Alexa's leopard eye look, using a soft neutral backdrop and two tones of brown to create the leopard spots across the lid.

You can recreate this look with liquid brown eyeliners in brown and black-brown, like these from Clio ($20), and then rim your eyes with black and load up on mascara. Clio

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The leopard print eye trend can also be played up in a totally '80s way, with more intense spots and a bold red lip, as seen on Brvce Anderson.

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To create this look yourself, we suggest practicing the spots on a piece of paper first, then graduating to your actual eyes.


Would you give this bold makeup look a whirl? We would! Another bold look we love? NEON makeup.