Before starting your smoky eye, apply a thin layer of eye makeup primer along the entire under eye area. This creates a smoother texture and also acts as a "glue" to keep your look in place all evening long!

NYE makeup: an upside-down smoky eye

New Year's Eve is fast approaching! This year, we're toning things down a bit and going with something a little more au naturel... but we still can't resist a little sparkle! If you love a glamorous glittery smoky eye, this gold version from the Léonard Fall/Winter 2014/15 runways takes the classic technique and - literally - flips it upside down! So, want to try it? Here's how...

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Color Riche Eye Primer

1 Color Riche Eye Primer

LA COULEUR INFALLIBLE EYESHADOW - Goldmine

2 LA COULEUR INFALLIBLE EYESHADOW...

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VOLUMINOUS® MILLION LASHES™ Mascara - BLACK BROWN

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1 Color Riche Eye Primer

Before starting your smoky eye, apply a thin layer of eye makeup primer along the entire under eye area. This creates a smoother texture and also acts as a "glue" to keep your look in place all evening long!
Color Riche Eye Primer

Color Riche Eye Primer



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2 LA COULEUR INFALLIBLE EYESHADOW - Goldmine

Use a precision brush to apply gold eyeshadow along the bottom lash line, working from the inner corner to the outer. Then, take a clean blending brush and gently smudge the shadow out.
LA COULEUR INFALLIBLE EYESHADOW - Goldmine

LA COULEUR INFALLIBLE EYESHADOW - Goldmine



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Use a brown/gold kohl pencil to line your bottom lashline and smudge that out as well.

4 VOLUMINOUS® MILLION LASHES™ Mascara - BLACK BROWN

To add extra drama, coat your lashes with black-brown mascara and you're ready to go!
VOLUMINOUS® MILLION LASHES™ Mascara - BLACK BROWN

VOLUMINOUS® MILLION LASHES™ Mascara - BLACK BROWN



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