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Cynthia Bailey of The Real Housewives of Atlanta attends the 2013 Bravo Upfront wearing dramatic deep teal winged eyeshadow, cinnamon blush and glossy mauve lips.
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Swipe on a few coats of Estée Lauder's Pure Color Stay On Shadow Paint for an emerald eyes look of your own.
$24, available at Nordstrom.
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Jennifer Hudson attended an event for her new book wearing a shimmery silver-gray smoky eye and a big bold lip. The old rule of wearing either a dark eye or a bold lip no longer stands. The new rule? Do what makes you feel fab!
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This silky, shimmery shadow is perfect for creating a subtle smoky eye to rock with a bold, red lip.
$7, available at ULTA.
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At the Emmy Awards, Rashida Jones looked drop-dead gorgeous in a highly defined smoky eye and jet black mascara. Adding sharp, precise lines to your smoky eye gives the traditional beauty look a fresh feel.
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The thin marker-like tip on this liner makes it easy to draw on a super sharp line for a bold, dramatic smoky eye.
$20, available at Nordstrom.
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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. A splash of color such as blue, green or purple is a surefire way to upgrade your go-to smoky eye.
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Try a winged, navy eye with this rich, deep navy shadow with a touch of shimmer.
$20, available at Urban Decay.
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Christina Milian upped the ante on her smoky eye with a graduated light-to-dark eyeshadow look on her upper lids. Creating contour in the outer corner of the eye really adds a dose of drama to this look.
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This compact palette has everything you need to create a perfect, graduated smoky eye.
$49, available at Lancome.
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At Lord and Taylor’s event for Fashions Night Out, Solange Knowles looked amazing in thick, kohl-rimmed eyes. This look gives even more drama since there isn’t any smudginess in the eye area.
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For an intense, opaque color that wont fade or smear, this eyeliner is your best bet.
$20, available at Nordstrom.
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Rachel Roy is famous for perfecting her trademark kohl-rimmed smoky eye look. What makes this look so crave-worthy is that the lines are not too defined but not super smudged either. Pair this eye with a neutral cheek and lip for an even more powerful punch.
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Rachel’s smoky eye became so famous that she created her own custom eye palette so fans could get the exact look at home.
$32, available at Macy’s.
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Tyra Banks remixed her smoky eye by darkening both her upper lid and lower lid. In order to avoid “racoon eyes,” opt for a dark gray shadow instead of black.
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We love this pencil because it can can be used for both defined and slightly smudged looks and it comes in a wide array of colors.
$17, available at Sephora.
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Kerry Washington attened the ESPYS wearing a silvery-gray smoky eye with metallic shimmer. This type of smoky eye is perfect for a night out with the girls or a hot date with your beau. Just be careful not to overdo it with the glitter.
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This palette contains just the right mix of colors to create a gaze-worthy, shimmery smoky eye.
$59, available at Sephora.
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If you’re not ready to go bold in black, try a modified smoky eye using dark brown and bronze shadow instead. Michael Michelle pulled this look off perfectly when she arrived at “The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo” New York premiere.
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Get your metallic shadow fix with this highly pigmented palette that’s sure to create the perfect golden smoky eye.
$6, available at Ulta.
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