With the kick-off of New York Fashion Week, the runways are guaranteed to bring high doses of sexy fierceness. One of the major beauty looks that will set runways and fashionistas alike ABLAZE is the anticipated return of the smoky eye.
It’s a simple yet very effective method of bringing any haute look up a notch or two. The fantastic thing about smoky eyes is it enhances the “model” in EVERY woman. Isn’t every woman’s dream to be the standout? Good face is what beauty is all about. Key designers like Michael Kors, Thakoon, Jason Wu, and Yigal Azrouel are serving a delicious helping of smoky eyes in a variety of hues to please a multitude of beauty fanatics.
A smoky eye can be achieved with little to no difficulty. The keys to producing a flawless look are good-quality natural hair or vegan brushes for the eyes, an eye primer to set the shadow on the lids, a set of fake lashes in the length of your choice, and your favorite mascara. Well-groomed brows are a must also! When applying your desired look, don’t forget to BLEND. BLEND, BLEND, BLEND! Did I say BLEND? There’s a plethora of color options, textures, and finishes for creating your perfect smoky eye look. Dare to be bold with metallics, deep plums, greens,golds and bronze or stick with the classics- brown, black or navy.
There is no standard smoky eye look although you can tone down the look for day and work and add the pizazz back for your date night or evening look.
Bring the drama to that eye, simply, by adding a bold lip or tone it down by adding a nude matte or glossy lip. The choice is yours! They say “the eyes are the window to the soul”! If that’s the case, these cool looks from NYFW Fall 2013 will ensure that your “windows” are to die for!