Karlie Kloss Smoky Eye
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5 Ingredients For The Perfect Smoky Eye

Smoky Eye

The classic smoky is foolproof gorgeousness.  Keep these five products in your arsenal and you’ll be forever able to whip one out in a moment’s notice

Featuring a mix of high pigment matte and luminous shades, this trio makes navigating a smoked-out look a cinch.  Shade your eyelid with the middle colour, define and contour with the darker hue and highlight with the luminous hit.

ModelCo Eye Shadow Trio (1) $26.00 AUD at ModelCo

The no-mascara look may be on-trend right now with it’s 90s grunge aesthetic, but your cocktail-hour eye is begging to be finished up with a high-impact, voluminous, darkest-of-dark swipe.

Almay Intense I-Colour Volumizing Mascara (2) $15.00 AUD via Almay

Fancy brushwork truly makes all the difference.  Retire your fingertips and palette brushes from your eye routine.  Not only for potential anti-bacterial stakes, but also for the ease of blending and ultra long-lasting effects using a shadow applicator brush will bring.

Nutrimetics nc Eyeshadow Blending Brush (3) $6.00 AUD at Nutrimetics

Why use a kohl pencil over a liquid liner?  Answer – a great smoky eye should look mysterious, non-perfectly arranged – the lived-in effect.  A kohl allows for bold intensity that is easily blendable or smudged.

M.A.C. Cosmetics Kohl Power Eye Pencil (4) $32.00 AUD at MAC Cosmetics

Top the entire look off with carefully-groomed brows.  This pencil will give subtle brush strokes for precise shading with a powdery finish.  Comes in blonde and brunette shades for a natural look.

Too Faced Eyebrow Pencil (5) $29.95 AUD through Kit Cosmetics

 

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