Although smoky in dark tones is like the classic little black dress, there is nothing like playing with the changes. Look, the emerald shades are fresh and have the advantage of looking perfect on any woman, as it complements the eyes in a different way. The key is to put fear aside: the green color, however pigmented it is, is one of the most versatile that exists.
The secret to this look? Make-up artist Joseph Carrillo tells us that “lighting the brow bone up to the eyelid with a brown shadow” is essential to achieve a sharper look.
So dare! Christmas is the time to dust off that goddess within you.
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Easy, here comes the step by step
1. Begin by applying a brown shadow to the entire eyelid, crease, and brow bone. Test: YSL Eye Shadow in Frasque, 2. Then use a darker shade within the same family to create the smoky effect. Blend well! Try: MAC Cosmetics Eye Shadow on Quarry, 3. Now apply a green cream shadow on your eyelids and as a liner on the lower lashes. Test: NARS Velvet Shadow Stick in Sukhothai, 4. Finally, add shine to the center of your eyelids with your fingers. Try: Bobbi Brown Metallic Eye Shadow in Balsam,