2011: The Year in Smoky Eyes

2011: The Year in Smoky Eyes
ESSENCE.COM Dec, 02, 2011

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At the Teen Choice Awards, the actress smoldered in bold brows, smokey eyes and a pale peachy lip.

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The supermodel balanced her off-kilter upsweep with a dramatic eye and major lashes.

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With her smudged, navy-black liner and major brows, the designer gave great eye at the “Dirty Girl” premiere.

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At the Givenchy fashion show in Paris, the singer was perfectly radiant in smokey eyes and super-glossy, nude lips.

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At the GQ Men of the Year fete, the actress was beyond glam in smokey pewter eyes and a pale, pinky-violet lip.

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At the WEEN awards, singer/songwriter was positively diva-tastic in a smokey silver eye with a pale metallic shimmer on the brown bone. Luscious.

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At Perez Hilton’s ‘One Night in New York City’ event, Mary J. Blige was incredibly glam in metallic silver shadow and a pale, glossy mouth.

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The Dominican beauty put a fresh spin on the smokey eye by using a chocolate brown shadow instead of grey, kohl or black.

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At the Power Women Awards, the supermogul showed who was powerful in smokey eyes and the most divine burgundy-wine lipgloss we ever did see.

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At the amFar Inspiration Gala, Garcelle Beauvais rocked the red carpet in smokey purple eyes and a high-shine caramel gloss.

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The actress added mile-long lashes to her smokey charcoal eye, giving the look an extra sultriness!

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At ESSENCE Music Festival, everyone’s favorite drama-tastic reality star gave major eye in a perfectly blended ebony eyeshadow.

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This summer, Ms. Milian brightened up her soft, smokey eye by pairing it with an electric coral lip. Stunning!

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At the Black Girls Rock Shot Caller dinner, the “Love That Girl” star smoldered in filled-in brows, smokey eyes and a movie star-worthy crimson lip.

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The Victoria’s Secret Angel looked stunning in smokey eyes and nude lips at the ‘Entourage’ Season 8 premiere.

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With her razor-cut bob and bold eyes, the Oscar nominated actress looked better than ever this summer.