Absolutely stunning in a lavender Zac Posen gown at the 2016 SAG Awards, Viola Davis had us in awe over her gorgeous hair and makeup as well as her gown. Who would think that lavender eyeshadow “matching” a lavender gown could be so gorgeous? We think this is a look that could be a perfect date night makeup. Check out the steps and products to get her look below. Of course, we suggest using long-wearing makeup with major glow factor to look as flawless as Viola does.
Get Viola’s Look in 5 steps:
A primer is a necessity for long wearing makeup that stands up to hot lights for hours.
Try: Laura Mercier Foundation Primer – Radiance $34
Worn under foundation, this illuminating primer creates a smooth, flawless canvas for application, allowing foundation to glide on easily and stay fresh and color-true for hours. with a radiant finish.
Flawless skin needs a foundation to mask every imperfection.
Try: BECCA Ultimate Coverage Complexion Crème $44
Conceal imperfections, redness, hyperpigmentation, and uneven texture with this weightless liquid foundation
Don’t be shy with color; add a bold red cheek. Top it with a touch of highlight.
Try: Black|Up Blush NBL 07 $25.50
This blush brings an intense wash of color to cheeks that instantly creates a radiant, healthy-looking glow.
Try: BECCA Shimmering Skin Perfector™ Pressed in Moonstone $38
A creamy powder highlighter that absorbs and reflects light for the ultimate natural glow.
Groom brows and go for major impact with a lavender eyeshadow and lots of black liner.
Try: Smashbox Brow Tech To Go $28
A double-ended applicator that has an angled long-wearing waterproof pencil on one side and a soft-hold gel with a brow brush applicator on the other.
Try: NARS Eyeshadow Duo in Violetta $35
This long-wearing, crease-resistant formula is uniquely paired in dazzling and creative color combinations, expertly coordinated by François Nars.
Try: Marc Jacobs Beauty Highliner Gel Eye Crayon Eyeliner $25
A waterproof gel crayon eyeliner that’s long wearing with intense color payoff.
Try: Huda Beauty Classic False Lashes in Lana #10 $20
A set of durable, faux lashes for all eye styles with unique shapes that accentuate makeup and can be worn up to 15 times.
A glossy maroon lipstick is the finishing touch.
Try: Bite Beauty Luminous Crème Lipstick in Kir Royale $24
A lush, long-lasting, moisture-rich lip color.