Eye pencils have always been a tad problematic for me. The thing is, I have hooded, slightly deep-set eyes, a combination which often causes softer eyeliners to smudge on my lids or migrate downward, creating the dreaded racoon eye. I've all but given up on gel liners--both in pencil and potted form--as they almost always [...]
Category: Hooded Eyes
Glossy, Hooded Eyes | Does It Work?
I've always thought of glossy lids as the epitome of editorial makeup. It is an absurd concept, made even more so by the fact that eye gloss, like lip gloss, has little to no lasting power. It requires upkeep throughout the day. Eye gloss is anything but practical, and that's precisely why I'm fascinated by [...]
How to Wear the 2020 Color of the Year
This year, Pantone named Classic Blue as the Color of the Year. At first, I was a little disappointed. I've come to expect the creative renditions of colors that Pantone comes up with, like Living Coral, Greenery, or Radiant Orchid. Classic Blue seems so usual. But that is perhaps what makes it perfect for this [...]