Pro tip for applying bold shadow: Apply the shade from your lashline to the crease, then sweep on a pearlescent highlighter on the browbone. It really brightens up the whole eye area!
MAC Pro Longwear Eyeshadow in Plush ($20, maccosmetics.com) is one of fall’s hottest shades. It goes on super-velvety and layers like a dream, so you can customize the finish. Gorge!
“It’s both subdued and a vibrant pop of color. I’d definitely wear it for a night out on the town.” — Thembi, Sponsorship Manager, Live Events
“This purple is absolutely fabulous on the other girls, but I think shades of blue and green are better suited for my complexion.” — Angelique, Integrated Marketing Manager
“So great…you can tone it down for work for a nice day time look, or you can layer on more for a sexy smokey eye at night!” — Stacia
“As the biggest Prince fan ever — with two tattoos to prove it — I fell in love with this shade on sight. It’s rich, long-lasting, and super chic!”
— Tia, Beauty Editor
“I loved the drama of this eyeshadow, and how it contrasts to my skin tone!”
— Yolanda, Senior Editor
“So pretty! I love a color that adds a bit of sexiness as well as fun. A must for anyone that’s not afraid to try something new.” — Shakyna