How to Get Kim Kardashian's Smoky Eye

RealBeauty.com
Shine-Beauty
January 22, 2013



We looked to our favorite Hollywood starlets for inspiration and collected easy tips from celebrity hair and makeup artist, Julia Papworth. You're welcome!

1. "Start by prepping the eyelids with an eye shadow primer (recommended: Smashbox Photo Finish Lid Primer) to help the shadow last all night. Fill in the brows with brow pencil, as thick brows are the best frames for the smoky eye."


2. "Dust a neutral crème colored shadow (recommended: Brule from MAC) over the entire lid. Then, using a medium shade shadow dust the outer corner of the eye up to the brow bone and blend."


Read more: 33 Prettiest Updos

3. "Using the darkest color, apply shadow under the lower lash line and apply liner (recommended: MAC Fluidline in Blacktrack) to the upper lash line."

4. "Curl your lashes and apply one coat of mascara as a base and then apply false lashes (recommended: MAC #2)."

Read more: Best Makeup of 2012

5. "Make sure to remove any dark shadow that dropped onto your under eye area throughout the application with a makeup sponge."



For more from Real Beauty:

101 Easy Ways to Start Losing Weight

50 Hairstyle DON'Ts and DO's

30 Trendy Nail Polishes Under $10


Reprinted with permission of Hearst Communications, Inc.


What to Read Next

How to Read Your Child's Deleted iPhone Texts

New service makes it easy to monitor your child’s texts (even deleted ones) as well as activity on Snapchat, Instagram and WhatsApp.

Safe ride. Sound savings.

Get to Nissan’s Safety Today Event for great offers on a new Nissan. Shop Now.

VA Mortgage Rates In 2016

VA Rates as Low as 3.25% (3.405% APR) 30 Year Fixed. Exclusive For Veteran & Military Takes 1 Min!

Hilton HHonors™ Card

Apply Today! Earn 50,000 Hilton HHonors™ Bonus Points. Terms Apply.

What On Earth Happened To Marsha Brady!?

These Stars Look Absolutely Nothing Like Before...