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BEAUTY
HOW-TO:

THE
SMOKEY
EYE

Whether bold in black, softened up in taupe, or shining bright in jewel tones—like Dotti’s emerald twist—the smokey eye is the most versatile and dramatic beauty look for Fall

BEAUTY
HOW-TO:
THE SMOKEY EYE

Whether bold in black, softened up in taupe, or shining bright in jewel tones—like Dotti’s emerald twist—the smokey eye is the most versatile and dramatic beauty look for Fall

STEP 1/
SOFT START

“To start, use a soft, brown pencil to create a base shape and add depth to your eye socket and both top and bottom lash lines. This is a key step as the pencil adds extra hold for the eye shadow and will be your guide. Smooth and blend after you first apply to keep it from being too harsh.”

GIVENCHY

Dual Liner Two-Tone Eyeshadow & Liner - Holiday Limited Edition. $41.

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Holt Renfrew Image of BOBBI BROWN Long-Wear Cream Shadow Stick. $36. Holt Renfrew Image of BOBBI BROWN Long-Wear Cream Shadow Stick. $36.

BOBBI BROWN

Long-Wear Cream Shadow Stick. $36.

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Holt Renfrew Image of CHARLOTTE TILBURY Colour Chameleon Eyeshadow Pencil. $32. Holt Renfrew Image of CHARLOTTE TILBURY Colour Chameleon Eyeshadow Pencil. $32.

CHARLOTTE TILBURY

Colour Chameleon Eyeshadow Pencil. $32.

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STEP 2/
CATCH THE LIGHT

“Add shimmer and balance skin tone by using a gold or bronze cream as a highlighter for the corners of your eyes. I like to apply with my fingers, as the heat of your hands helps the colour blend into the skin.”

TOM FORD

Crème Color for Eyes. $58.

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Holt Renfrew Image of CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN Tape à l'Oeil - Metallic Eye Colour. $65 Holt Renfrew Image of CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN Tape à l'Oeil - Metallic Eye Colour. $65.

CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN

Tape à l'Oeil - Metallic Eye Colour. $65.

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Holt Renfrew Image of CHARLOTTE TILBURY Eyes to Mesmerise Cream Eyeshadow. $36. Holt Renfrew Image of CHARLOTTE TILBURY Eyes to Mesmerise Cream Eyeshadow. $36.

CHARLOTTE TILBURY

Eyes to Mesmerise Cream Eyeshadow. $36.

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STEP 3/
UP IN SMOKE

“Give your look a signature shade by using a coloured cream pencil. Start with the corners of your eyes and lash lines, then layer in the shape by working from the middle of your eyelids outward. Blend with either a brush or your finger to set and define the smokey eye.”

YVES SAINT LAURENT

Couture Kajal Eyeliner. $39.

FIND IN STORE

Holt Renfrew Image of BOBBI BROWN Long-Wear Gel Eyeliner - Limited Edition Camo Luxe Collection. $34. Holt Renfrew Image of BOBBI BROWN Long-Wear Gel Eyeliner - Limited Edition Camo Luxe Collection. $34.

BOBBI BROWN

Long-Wear Gel Eyeliner - Limited Edition Camo Luxe Collection. $34.

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Holt Renfrew Image of TOM FORD Eye Kohl Intense. $45. Holt Renfrew Image of TOM FORD Eye Kohl Intense. $45.

TOM FORD

Eye Kohl Intense. $45.

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STEP 4/
LUMINOUS LASHES

“Always step back and assess your shape and blending before moving on. When you’re happy with it, apply mascara in a similar shade for the perfect polish to this smokey eye.”

YVES SAINT LAURENT

Mascara Vinyl Couture. $39.

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Holt Renfrew Image of SISLEY-PARIS Mascara So Intense. $85. Holt Renfrew Image of SISLEY-PARIS Mascara So Intense. $85.

SISLEY-PARIS

Mascara So Intense. $85.

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Holt Renfrew Image of DIOR Diorshow Mascara. $36. Holt Renfrew Image of DIOR Diorshow Mascara. $36.

DIOR

Diorshow Mascara. $36.

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STEP 5/
WARM UP

“Add a soft touch of colour on the apples of your cheeks to balance and finish the look. By keeping the skin fresh, your eyes are the focus and bring the drama.”

BOBBI BROWN

Pot Rouge for Lips & Cheeks. $40.

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Holt Renfrew Image of LILAH B Divine Duo™ Lip & Cheek. $56 Holt Renfrew Image of LILAH B Divine Duo™ Lip & Cheek. $56

LILAH B

Divine Duo™ Lip & Cheek. $56.

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Holt Renfrew Image of LA MER Lip and Cheek Glow - Limited Edition. $65. Holt Renfrew Image of LA MER Lip and Cheek Glow - Limited Edition. $65.

LA MER

Lip and Cheek Glow - Limited Edition. $65.

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