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Fierce Friday: Get the Look-Alicia Keys’ Smoky Blue Eye

Fierce Friday: Get the Look-Alicia Keys’ Smoky Blue Eye

Alicia Keys stepped out in Paris recently looking tres chic in all black wearing an updo and rocking smoky blue eyes. Her look is perfect for a Fierce Friday Night.

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Get Alicia’s Look in 5 steps:

alicia keys smoky blue eye makeup

1. Glowing Skin

Try: Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer Broad Spetrum SPF 20 Oil Free $44

Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer Oil Free SpF 20

A perfect blend of skincare and makeup that helps control oil-breakthrough and gives skin a sheer hint of color for a healthy, natural glow.

2. Sheer Cheek Color

Try: BECCA Beach Tint in Grapefruit $25

BECCA Beach tint Grapefruit

A créme stain that tints lips and cheeks with a natural wash of color.

3. Groomed Brows

Try: Milani Easy Brow Mechanical Pencil $3.99

Milani Brow Pencil

On one end: Buildable, water-resistant color that lets you fill in and intensify.  On the other end: Aspecially designed brush that neatens and blends. Bonus: The automatic tip means you can skip the sharpening.

4. Blue Smoky Eyes

Start with an eye primer so that shadow stays in place. Then apply blue shadow from lash line to crease on upper lid, winging out toward the temple. Add blue shadow to the lower lash line. Line upper lash line with black liner and the lower lid in the rim with black pencil. Finish with mascara.

Try: Buxom Stick Around™ Eye Primer $20

Buxom Stick Around Eye Primer

A long-lasting eye primer fully committed to crease-free lids.

Try: Smashbox Photo Op Eye Shadow Trio in Skybox $28

Smashbox Photo Op Eye Shadow Trio in Skybox

(Sky- matte soft Blue/ Nocturnal- deep navy with cobalt blue pearl/ Steel- Mid-tone silver blue with silver pearl.)A color-coordinated eye shadow trio.

Try: Tarte the Tarteist Clay Paint Liner $24

tarte tarteist clay paint liner

An innovative, waterproof cream eyeliner with a unique blending tip that is inspired by an artist’spalette.

Try: Laura Mercier Caviar Eye Stick Colour in Tuxedo $28

Laura Mercier Caviar Eye Stick in Tuxedo

An eye pencil with a new technique to enhance the smoky eye look.

Try: Rimmel London Wonder’Lash Mascara $8.49

Rimmel London Wonder'Lash Mascara With Argan Oil

Formula with argan oil smoothens lashes with zero clump, feather-light volume.  Lashes feel conditioned, soft and flexible.

5. Nude Lips

Try: Marc Jacobs Beauty Enamored Hi-Shine Lip Lacquer in Sugar Sugar $28

Marc Jacobs Beauty Enamored Hi-Shine Lip Lacquer in Sugar Sugar

A high-shine lip lacquer in covetable shades with lasting brilliance



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One Response to Fierce Friday: Get the Look-Alicia Keys’ Smoky Blue Eye

  1. Rachel Beltz June 13, 2015 at 8:32 pm

    This eye is to die for… but I couldn’t EVER pull it off like Alicia… like it’s so perfect on her!

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