Beautiful Black People with Blue Eyes. Regardless of an ongoing discussion about whether or not dark skin with blue eyes is a genetic anomaly, a completely natural occurrence, contact lenses, or people playing on photoshop, it is completely clear that the people who possess this combination of eye and skin color are amazingly beautiful people.
This striking look is considered rare however, it can be put down to recessive genes where the blue lays dormant or a condition called Waardenburg Syndrome. This is where there are alterations in genes, including color pigments. As brown is a dominant color for eyes, its pigment can be inactive, thus gaining blue eyes. Waardenburg Syndrome Type 1 Heterochromia Iridis is what causes the unusual and absolutely stunning combination of one blue eye and one brown eye. Celebrities such as Kiefer Sutherland, Dan Aykroyd, and Kate Bosworth have this fantastic look.
Images of People with Dark Skin and Blue Eyes
Beauty knows no bounds. All skin colors and eye colors are gorgeous in their own way. But dark skin and blue eyes have a specific appeal to them. And when paired together, they create a one of a kind combination whos beauty no one can deny. Celebrities, including Vanessa Williams and Michael Ealy, have this combination and have been praised and loved for this throughout their careers. Here are 20 beautiful images of people with dark skin and blue eyes.
↓ 20 – Heart Melting Smile
Africa is full of beauty and treasures that no one else in the world can find from anywhere. The people there are full of strength and a kind heart. This kid is one such example. His glassy blue eyes seem like they’re a magical portal to another world! And his gorgeous smile is just so heartwarming! You should also have a look at these Most Beautiful Israeli Women In The World.
↓ 19 – Ocean Deep Eyes
Colored eyes are extremely rare in black people, and many scientists believe that these are a result of a genetic mutation. But many historians believe that these eyes are inherited by these people from their ancient ancestors. No matter what the reason is, they surely look magical.
↓ 18 – Haitian Girl with Magically Beautiful Eyes
Many interesting characteristics are attributed to people with blue eyes. It is said that they are very strong, emotionally, as well as physically. It is also noted that these people are strategically intelligent but have reduced reflexes. This young girl does appear to have both these qualities. You just see her intelligence and strength in her eyes and all over her face! Her young eyes tell stories that many old tongues cannot.
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↓ 17 – Old is Gold!
It is said that the eyes are the gateway to one’s souls. Just looking at this older gentleman’s bright eyes, you can see he has endured many hardships to get where he is today. His eyes tell a story that many tongues are unable to. These stories make him who he is today. If you were to sit down with him, I’m sure he’ll tell the most amazing tales that will change your whole life.
↓ 16 – Eyes as Blue as a Summer Morning Sky
This boy’s smile is so beautiful and happy. But what’s even more attractive are his blue orbs. From his clothes, you can tell he doesn’t like in the best circumstances but his eyes are still filled with hope for the future and what’s to come with it. You can just guess that he will grow up to be a very handsome young man and go on to do great things in life.
↓ 15 – Seductive Beauty
Highlighting your colored eyes is the way to go, but sometimes keeping it natural is also a great idea. For this kind of eye makeup, you can use the eyeshadows from the Naked 2 palette by urban decay. For lipstick, you have two choices, you can go for either nude color or in the darker shade of red for more emphasis on the eye makeup. But if you are going for smokey eye makeup, then switch your red lipstick with a nude one. Use winged eyeliner and a lot of mascara to make your eye color pop. For more beauty inspiration, have a look at these Most Beautiful African Women in World.
↓ 14 – Beauty Knows No Boundaries
This young girl looks bleak yet hopeful. And her eyes portray the same emotions. She looks like she is tired from a long day of work and is now looking for some kind of peace and tranquility. However, her eyes are still as beautiful as ever, despite everything. Her face and her eyes show her soul and the hardships of her life. Her light scarf looks fantastic on her, and the way shes tied it up into a turban seems good with her.
↓ 13 – Dreamy, Isn’t it?
For more emphasis on your eyes, you can match eye makeup with your eye color. For example, if you have blue eyes, you can go for a total of blue eye makeup. For this kind of makeup, go for light blue transition shade and then add a darker shade of blue as the eyelid color. For the lower eyelid, go for sky blue color, and don’t forget to use black kajal pencil on your upper and lower waterline.
↓ 12 – Charming Michael Ealy
Michael Brown, professionally known as Michael Ealy, is an American actor having blue eyes. He started his acting career in the late 1990s, appearing in several off-Broadway stage productions. He is known for his roles in Barbershop, 2 Fast 2 Furious, Takers, Think Like a Man, About Last Night, Think Like a Man Too, The Perfect Guy, and The Intruder. Micheal Ealy is known for his dreamy eyes. Ealy was born in Washington, D.C., and was raised in Silver Spring, Maryland. Ealy went to Springbrook High School and graduated from the University of Maryland in College Park, Maryland, with a degree in English.
↓ 11 – As Clear As Water
Ringlet hair is considered to be the best kind of hair when it comes to dark skin tone and blue eyes; this hairstyle matches flawlessly with dark skin tone and blue colored eyes. For achieving this hairstyle, you can either add ringlets to your hair using a thin curling iron or using no heat method that uses a pencil to get these ringlet waves. You can also use traditional plastic curlers. Her light and natural hair are letting her eyes be the real star. You can wear light lipgloss just like her to enhance your natural beauty. You can also use a ton of highlighter to give your face the same shine like your eyes.
↓ 10 – Pretty Much Alluring
Keeping your hair and makeup natural is the way to go for many women, and if you want to rock a no-makeup makeup look, then add a little jazz to the whole look by wearing clear lipgloss to draw the attention to your lips. For more spice, you can go for black colored turban or scarf around your neck or on your head if you want to. Keep the color of the lips light and close to nude shades for the perfect combo. You can even go makeup-less and embrace the natural tone and texture of your skin as well as the natural look of your eyes and eyebrows.
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↓ 9 – Straight From Heaven
Blue eyes are straightforward to combine in your makeup and be able to rock. For a perfect and dashing eye makeup look, you can combine all the nude colors in your eye makeup palette, mixed with a little bit of sparkle. For example, you can go for a light brown taupe-colored transition shade with a little bit of light sparkly brown for the entire eyelid color. You can try out a short haircut to match your bold eyes and pair it with a lip color that enhances your lips and eyes to let your complete beauty show itself.
↓ 8 – Looks Angelic, No?
Long lashes with beautiful blue eyes just look even more gorgeous. You can enhance them with lots of mascara, and maybe even fake lashes. Keep the look simple and natural to bring out your actual features. It is also said that women with blue eyes can be deceiving and should not be easily trusted. Let us know if you agree with this strange assumption or not.
↓ 7 – Ravishing African Lady
Long lashes look perfect with blue colored eyes. They enhance the beauty of the color even more. For the eye makeup, you can wear shimmery shade on the entire eyelid and then add a light brown or taupe color for the transition color. Try to tight line your lashline using brown color, or even white will do the thing. For the hairstyle, you can wear bouncy medium length waves. A nose ring would also look great with your overall look and make your blue eyes look even more fierce. Using a glossy lip color is always a great choice, as can be seen in the photo below.
↓ 6 – In Love With Her Innocent Face
Look at this beautiful child with the most striking turquoise eyes. Her innocence and resilience are shown through her eyes. You can just tell she will grow up to be an independent and successful woman. She looks like she has strength and toughness in her that most young girls don’t.
↓ 5 – The Boy with the Sapphire Eyes’, Vanessa Bristow
This innocent young boy has the clearest pale eyes. He looks so pure and happy. The expression on his face and in his eyes is of pure joy and lack of malice. His curly hair just adds to his adorable and cute look. His hair and eyes are complements each other entirely.
↓ 4 – Eyeball Grabbing Beauty
You can also let yourself be a little bold, especially if you have bright and glassy blue eyes. Such eyes are very bright in themselves, but pairing them with a short haircut and dark lip color just adds to the beauty they possess. Put on winged eyeliner and use some mascara to enhance the color and shine of your eyes. You can go for a matte look like the girl in the picture below or take some highlighter and make your look dewier.
↓ 3 – Hard to Resist
You should always love your natural self. Including your freckles. You can help enhance your blue yes further with the help of minimal makeup like the girl below. She is rocking her freckles along with a brown lipstick and light eyeshadow. Her makeup is fantastically done, and her eyebrows are looking good! She looks absolutely stunning, mainly due to her gorgeous sapphire eyes. Her natural waves look absolutely beautiful, and it’s a style that you should consider adopting.
↓ 2 – Hey Cutie!
All babies are adorable and bring a ray of sunshine with themselves as soon as they enter any room. Babies’ innocence and cluelessness is not only cute but can also prove as a form of lesson for adults. The way they get happy at small things and tend to be easily entertained is something adults can learn from! And it’s a known fact that babies with blue eyes always tend to be the center of attention anywhere they go.
↓ 1 – Vanessa William’s Unreal Beauty
Vanessa Lynn Williams is an American singer, actress, and fashion designer. She initially gained recognition as the first woman of African-American descent to receive the Miss America title when she was crowned Miss America 1984. In 1988, she released her debut studio album The Right Stuff, whose title single saw moderate success before “Dreamin'” peaked at number 8 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart in the United States in 1989. As an actress, Williams enjoyed success on both stage and screen, receiving an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture for her portrayal of Teri Joseph in the film Soul Food (1997). Williams and her mother Helen co-authored a memoir entitled You Have No Idea, published in April 2012. In the book, Williams discusses her childhood, rise to fame, and personal struggles.