Tips To Go Bold With Your Makeup
ELLE Singapore|November 2021
If you’re planning to go bold with your makeup, try an intense, dark smoky eye, blown out to sultry perfection
Chelsea Tang

SMOKE OUT

There is something captivating about a dark smoky eye. And no, we’re not simply talking about a chocolate-champagne kind of red-carpet look, but more a strong, stark, ebony flair as seen on the runways of FW’21. At Chanel and Alice + Olivia, fierce eyes took centrestage on the models’ minimally made-up miens, reminiscent of Avril Lavigne’s pop-punk princess days. A simple tweak in the shape of the shadow placement rockets the look from the 2000s to modernity — rather than simply outlining the natural eye shape, a lifted cateye shape is created, and gently blended at the edges.

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