The No-Fail Smoky Eye

Easier than it looks—and truly, there's no quicker way to say "evening."
1. Sweep a base shadow over your lids; this can be a neutral color or something darker, depending.
2. Trace your upper lashline from the innermost part of the eye with dark pencil; smudge with fingers.
3. Go over the line you just made with dark powder shadow, using a brush or sponge; blend out over lid.
4. Dust highlighter or a shimmery, lighter shade of shadow just under your brow.

file

She was so untimid with the Elizabeth Arden pencil ($17, elizabetharden.com) she barely needed mascara.

Photo Credit: Sergio Kurhajec

file

Shadow

A glinty indigo with a velvety finish.

file

Shimmer

Goes on sheer but layers into shimmery darkness.

file

Brushes

Angle your liner perfectly; smudge shadow like a pro.

file

Palette

Stunning gradations of black, gray and white.

file

Pencil

Gorgeous, inky definition.

file

Cream

A double-ended stick of creamy black and white shadow.

file

Powder + Seal

The sealing gel mixed with the shadow creates an unsmudgeable paste.

file

Palette

A liner, luminescent highlighter, plus neutral shadow.

more on luckymag.com

Wedding Beauty Idea: Get Jennifer Aniston's Glowy Skin (With Tips Straight From Her Makeup Artist!)

You too can get skin as gorgeous and glowy as Jennifer Aniston's! Just follow her makeup artist's tried-and-true tips.

Why Not Try All-Over Sparkles This Holiday Season?

You can never go wrong with sequins.

A Layered-Up Look To Keep You Toasty All Weekend

Brunch is no fun when you're covered in goosebumps! Click through for a stylish way to stay warm while enjoying your Saturday.

This Drugstore Buy Will Get Your Feet Smooth And Soft, Stat!

Amope's Pedi Perfect file requires so much less work than a pumice stone, and it's more practical than weekly pedis.

BREAKING: Beyoncé Just Released A Music Video For '7/11'—Watch It Here!

In true Beyoncé fashion, the 33-year-old mega-star just debuted her brand-new music video for her equally brand-new song, "7/11."