It looks like the smokey eye trend will never die, however, it’s softer and more diffused than ever before. Get the newest makeup tips from the pros…
Smudgy Smokey Eye Tips
Tip 1 : Blend brown and blacks eyeshadows
Pat McGrath who did the makeup at the Diane von Furstenberg Fall Winter 2015-16 fashion show explains : ” blend, blend, blend—until it seems you can’t blend anymore—then keep at it.”
Tip 2 : Use kajal
The emollient, traditionally cone-shaped eyeliner that has Indian and Arabic roots also known as kohl is the best makeup tool to achieve the on-trend, smoldering edgy eye look. The key is to glide it on its side to preserve the form. Apply it along the upper and lower lash and waterlines.
Tip 3 : Use 2 eyeshadows and black pencil for a classic
From the guru of eye makeup, Lisa Eldridge, classic smokey eyes made easy using two eyeshadows, taupe and dark grey and a black pencil. This video has had over 1, 700,000 views and even though it’s not new it is the basis of the look.
SHOP SMOKEY EYES MAKEUP
Image- Harpers Bazaar