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Kim Kardashian’s Smoky Eye Makeup Video Lessons

Kim-Kardashian-Makeup-Try-This-At-Home-InstagramWhatever else you may think about her, you asked and she delivered: possibly the most sought after celebrity eye makeup look is that of Kim Kardashian, and apparently Kim knows about the high demand. The socialite and E! starlet posted a series of videos a couple of years ago on achieving her signature smoky eyes. They largely went unnoticed…but I’ve uncovered them for you!

The first vid only includes foundation and blush, which disappointed me a little – the eye makeup is the fun stuff! The video also prominently features Kim without makeup, so if you’re abnormally curious about seeing celebrities with no makeup on like I am, you’ll want to check it out.) The rest are highly educational – an awful lot goes into making that face. (No word yet on what goes into making that booty.)

How To Highlight & Contour Your Face with Makeup

How To Highlight And Contour Your Face with Makeup Alessandra AmbrosioEveryone has something they don’t like about their face. (OK, maybe not Alessandra Ambrosio.) Contouring is an excellent solution. By “contour”, I mean to change the visual impression of the shapes of your features. Many of us unwittingly contour every day: wing-tipped eyeliner creates the illusion of more angled, exotic eyes, bronzer suggests higher cheekbones, etc. Contouring is a daunting process that most makeup neophytes will probably shy away from, but it’s one of the most powerful tools available in makeup. Highlighting pairs neatly with contouring by drawing light and attention to more flattering areas. In this How-to, I’ll discuss how to cast the right light and shadow on your face.

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