An individual can learn how to apply eye shadow on a variety of websites including Real Simple, Paula's Choice Skincare, YouTube and Maybelline. These sites provide tips, step-by-step instructions and in some cases videos about how to apply eye shadow.
Real Simple has five easy steps for applying eye shadow and a video that demonstrates those steps. It also lists what a person needs to create this look. Paula's Choice Skincare provides general tips for applying eye shadow including color choice, when to apply shadow and how to find the right brush. It also gives instructions for two, three and four color eye designs.