Six Ways to Wear MAC Goldmine Eyeshadow

Have you ever stared at the ever-lovely Goldmine eyeshadow wondering what you might pair it with? Here are six fun ways to use one of my favorite eyeshadows:

Paired with Golds and Orangey-Coppers, Goldmine helps to brighten any look.

To Make the Natural Easy, try using Goldmine as a way to add pop and color to subtle, natural shades of beige and brown.

Kick Up Your Look by pairing Goldmine with bright chartreuses and yellows for a very bold, summery eye.

Perfect For Diffusing Color when you’ve used a bold shade like blue, green, or teal. Try blending Goldmine just above the darkest color to help fade the color to your brow bone.

Try Lightening Darker Colors with Goldmine to get a unique color combination. Layering Goldmine over browns often gives you a nice mix of natural and shimmer.

Make Green, Not War by layering Goldmine over your favorite teal or blue shade. It is an easy way to get an amazing gradient of color going.

What’s your favorite way to wear Goldmine eyeshadow?

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OMG! I love it so much! It was one of the first shadows I got, and I use it *all* the time. It’s great as an inner lid color, all over lid color in a hurry, on the lower lash line to open up your peepers… One of my staples!

I have been on the fence about buying Goldmine; I think it would be to gold on me because I am so pale (even though I do rock some bright colors). I think I’m going to have to get it now.

Aww!! I think you could wear it. If you feel it’s too gold, mix it with Nylon or any off-white-gold kind of shade to tone it down.

Definitely agreed- Goldmine is a warm and versatile shade and easy to work with- may they never change the ingredients one bit! It’s shades like Goldmine and Sumptuous Olive that make me love MAC. I like to use it on inner third, Amber Lights on middle third, with something like Coppering or Antiqued or Romp in the crease and on outer third. Perfect.

Thanks for putting this post up! Goldmine is one of my very favourite Mac eyeshadow colours as it goes with so many different colours. Really good to get some more inspiration for using it :o)

Yeah, I use it a lot with coppers, jewel blues, greens, browns, purples. It was one of the colours that really got me into Mac eyeshadows :o) .

I bought Goldmine about 2 years and have only used it twice, namely because I had no clue on how to make this color ‘look right’ on me. Awesome post! I had no idea it could be so versatile and pretty when blended with other shadows. This gives me hope! 🙂 The 4th look is truly beautiful!! <33

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