The barely-there face definitely has its place, but sometimes a girl just feels like cranking up the drama. Nothing says over-the-top glamour like winged eyeshadow! Be inspired by our favorite winged celebs.
Wings of Glory
At the premiere of CBS Films' The Words, Saldana stepped out in a dramatic winged cat-eye with an eye-catching glossy red lip for a one-two beauty punch.
Leila Lopes’ winged smoky eye made for a grand entrance on the red carpet at the “Fela!” Broadway Limited Engagement Opening Night event.
Eyes on the Prize
Alicia Keys' winged cateye is oh-so-sexy and that dark coral lip is perfection. Here, the singer attends the 23rd Annual Producers Guild Awards in Beverly Hills, California.
From the winged, liquid eyeliner to the bright pink lipstick, Carmen Ejogo nailed this entire look when she attended the Los Angeles premiere of Alex Cross in Hollywood.
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Ashanti arrived at the grand re-opening of the 40/40 club wearing a sexy, navy smoky eye with a winged tip.
At the Reuben Foundation Haiti Fundraiser in London, Estelle made a dramatic entrance with a bold winged smoky eye and clear lipgloss.
Eye Yai Yai
Nothing says over-the-top glamour like winged eyeshadow! Keri Hilson looks fierce with this simple to wear beauty look.
The Eyes Have It
Katerina Graham turned heads at a recent event with her sparkly, cat-eye eyeshadow, and an “I Dream of Jeannie” ponytail.
Iman is pure elegance in a dramatic chignon and a swoop of smokey black eyeshadow.
Jennifer Hudson sports a sultry sweep of deep gray eyeshadow.
Ashanti looks trendy and cool in candy pink eyeshadow and a subtly swooped eyeshadow.
Chanel Iman rocks the runway in winged eyeshadow, nude lips and a teased, low ponytail.
Amber Rose accentuates her coffee brown eyes with precise, winged-out eyeshadow. To create the look, dip an angled brush in dark shadow and extended the line just outside the outer corners.
Regina Hall adds drama to her look with bold brows and winged eyeshadow.
Beyonce pairs her over-the-top dramatic eye with a pearly lip and gilded extensions in her hair. Gorge.
Ciara dusts silver sparkle over her coal-black shadow for an extra dose of dazzle.
Eva Marcille accentuates her amber eyes by sweeping her teal blue shadow out at the outer corners.
Letoya Luckett goes for a high glam moment by winging out her deep emerald green eyeshadow.
Up and Away
Estelle opens up her almond-shaped eyes by rocking winged jet black eyeshadow on her upper lids, only.
Nicole Richie adds extra drama to her winged eyeshadow by layering on thick black liquid liner. So ’60s chic!