22 Green Eyeshadow Looks & How To Wear Them

If you’re waiting for a sign to go for green next time you apply your eyeshadow, then this is it. Contrary to popular belief, green eye looks are not just reserved for St Patricks Day and can make green, brown, and blue eyes stand out from the crown in an instant. 

Whether you’ve mastered the art of green eyeshadow looks or you’re just getting started on your green eye journey, we’ve compiled a list of our favourite looks for beginners and experts. From pastel lime shades to emerald green tones, with striking graphic liner or simple smoked out eyes, there are infinite eye-popping options when it comes to green. It might seem like a complicated or hard-to-master choice for some, but it really is easier than it looks to nail a green eyeshadow look.

Still not tempted to add a green eyeshadow palette to basket? Keep scrolling to find 22 green eyeshadow looks you’re sure to be obsessed with, and exactly how to wear them.

1. Green and gold smoky

We can’t get enough of this sultry green and gold smoky eye from @truconbeauty. Reminding us that green eye looks can be just as sophisticated as they can be fun, this green eye is definitely one to recreate. Delve into the Sigma Caramel Apple Eyeshadow Quad to give this look a go for your next date night.

2. Deep emerald

This deep emerald smoky eye by @raluca.makeup is everything. With a shimmering green topper to highlight this dramatic colour, this is the statement eye look we’ve been searching for. To recreate, use the Chroma Flakes from Glisten Cosmetics in shade Goblin. 

3. Lime liner

Make your eyes the star of every show with this lime liner look from @_nkanai. Instantly drawing attention to the eyes, this quick yet super pretty look is one that’s sure to become your summer staple. Try the look out for yourself with the florence by mills Eye Candy Eyeshadow Stick in the shade Sour Apple.

4. Matte khaki

We’re obsessed with this khaki matte moment from @makeupbysophiebaker. Simple yet so effective, this perfectly blended eye look can be worn both day and night. Haul the Jeffree Star Cosmetics Liquid Star Shadow in shade Groovy Dreams to join the green eye hype.

5. Metallic green

A metallic topper can elevate any eye look, and that’s particularly true for this green shimmery eye from @bhavi777. Want to upgrade your green glimmer game? Make this look your own with the e.l.f. Cosmetics Liquid Metallic Eyeshadow in shade Aurora. 

6. Green glam

Get your glam on with this gorgeous green look from @noorbeauty.official. Featuring a variety of green matte and shimmer tones, this eyeshadow is sure to make eyes appear bigger and brighter. Test it out for yourself with the Makeup Revolution Neon Heat Eyeshadow Palette Safari Green.

7. Cut crease green

A pop of green can give any eye look an instant upgrade, and @makeupbygeri is living proof of that. To recreate this striking cut crease look, outline the crease of your eye with the Sample Beauty Single Eyeshadow in the shade Shamrock. 

8. Glitter green

Prepare to dazzle with this shimmering green look from @hellenwillismakeup. To channel your own green soft glam moment, we recommend using the Mac Cosmetics Dazzleshadow Extreme Eyeshadow in the shade Custerfluck. 

9. Matte green

If you’re on the fence about green eyeshadow, this look from @leilanikea is sure to convince you to give it a go. Combining a matte finish with a subtle cool-toned green, this is the look to look out for in 2024. Add the Jeffree Star Cosmetics Artistry Singles in the shade Make it Rain to your makeup collection to recreate. 

10. Bold graphic green

Take things up a notch like @tiarra_oliviaa with a contrasting neon lime and deep forest green look. We are obsessed! P.s. The Glisten Cosmetics Split Liner in Split Peas is perf for recreating this look.

11. Lime green cut crease

A cut crease is always a vibe, but make it green and we are sold. This bright green version by @_jessica_biel is so up our street. Use the By BEAUTY BAY Bright 42 Colour Palette to try at home, you won’t regret it.

12. Green lash and liner

Black lashes? We don’t know her. Guaranteed to make any eye colour pop, a green mascara is a must. @bybrookelle has absolutely nailed this look, and we’re using the Glisten Cosmetics Spectra Lash to replicate it at home.

13. Green and brown smoky

Green and brown smokes is a staple look in our books. A little more interesting and daring than your usual smoky eye, incorporating green into this classic look is a for-sure way to turn heads. Thanks for the inspo @daniellemarriee, we’re obsessed. P.s. the By BEAUTY BAY Earthy 42 Colour Palette is a must-have for a look like this.

14. Subtle graphic green liner

@dramillah understood the assignment with this green graphic liner look. Subtle but super cute, we’re trying it ourselves with the By BEAUTY BAY The Pastels Crayon Eyeliner in Minted

15. Classic smoky green

Hello green, hello @ello4ka_makeup. This green smoky look is a big vibe and we want to get involved. Using the By BEAUTY BAY Bright 42 Colour Palette is a go-to for looks like this.

16. Lime green liner and shadow

This lime green look from @glamgio_nyc is making us green with envy. Using a green shimmery shadow and vibrant wet liner is the perfect combo to recreate this look. We’re opting for the Glisten Cosmetics Split Liner in Camo.

17. Green winged liner

Ditch your basic black liner and go for green next time. @hartyyy is showing us just how it’s done and we are hooked. Use the Made By Mitchell All Smudge No Budge Liner in Charisma to nail this look yourself.

18. Green lower lash line

If you’re not ready to go all-out-green but still want to participate, this look from @kelbellebeauty is for you. Super cute but still a little subtle, this green under eye liner sounds like your kinda vibe. Use the LH Cosmetics Crayon in Zaniah to try it for yourself.

19. Lime and shimmer smoky green

Serving allllll the green vibes, this bright and fun lime green look from @lluviagalindoa is ticking all our boxes. Using the About Face Matte Fluid Eye Paint in Vertigo Flowers is a fool-proof route to a look like this.

20. Smoky green liner

Green liner is a big vibe and @rachelpercy_makeup is providing all the inspo with this look. Obsessed doesn’t even cover it. Try using the By BEAUTY BAY Earthy 9 Colour Palette to try it at home.

21. Forest green ombre

Smoky and cool, this deep forest green look from @ragini_mtssy is just what we needed. PSA: The About-Face Line Artist Longwear Gel Eyeliner in Call Me Crazy is a go-to for recreating this look.

22. Deep graphic green

Go graphic (and green) with an eye catching look like this from @amlmakeup on @vanessawilkinson. We are beyond obsessed. FYI: The Glisten Cosmetics Wet Liner in Keylime is just *chefs kiss* for achieving a look like this.