Get the look that will lure him under the mistletoe – a smoky eye paired with a perfectly nude lip
Joan Smalls shows us how to rock a smoky eye — whether it’s a smoldering smoke or full-on hot smoked out eye. With the right lipstick and eyeshadow, you can easily emulate these looks. Remember to keep your blush to a minimum –using a nude tone or perhaps bronzer with a touch of highlight on the cheekbone.
B.LOVELY Lipstick Price: $26; Available at www.blushington.com
Blushington’s first ever product launch and collaboration with celebrity makeup artist, Julie Hewett. B.Lovely is a universally flattering blush-nude lipstick that emulates the flush interior of the lounge. The shade is perfect for every kind of woman, whether you’re channeling your inner Brigitte Bardot, Blondie or Beyoncé. Beauty icons of the past and present continue to prove that this long-wear, triple-pigmented shade can be worn in any circulates.
CIRCA Color Absolute Velvet Luxe Lipstick Price: $10.00, Available at Walgreens
Make lips look extra kissable with this non-drying, color-saturated lipstick that leaves a beautiful velvet matte finish that provides medium-to-full coverage. Enriched with Aloe Extract and Jojoba and Sweet Almond Oil to keep lips moist, smooth and full of pure pigment, this lipstick is a must-have for the holidays.
L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Superstar Liner + Mascara Price: $9.99-$10.99 each, Available at drugstores and mass retailers
Looking to achieve the perfect holiday smoky eye look- straight off the red carpet? Look no further than the NEW Superstar Collection from L’Oréal Paris. Consisting of a liquid liner and new dual-ended mascara, the new collection helps create the ultimate show-stopping look.
Urban Decay NAKED Smoky Price: $54, Available at Sephora, Ulta, select Macy’s, Sephora.com, Ulta.com, Macys.com, Beauty.com and UrbanDecay.com
A smoky eye is a seasonal classic, relied upon to take you from holiday party through New Year’s Eve. Another relied upon classic: the NAKED palettes, including the NEW NAKED Smoky. Loaded with all the essentials for a beautiful, neutral smoky eye, NAKED Smoky includes a dozen sultry neutrals – bronzes, grays, browns, taupes and blacks – in easily blendable matte, satin, and sparkly shades for a long-lasting, three-dimensional, come-hither smolder.