Want to try a more daring look? Learn how to get sultry, smoky eyes in four easy steps.
Tilt your chin up slightly (so you can see the lash line easily), hold the wand at the base and wiggle brush into lashes lightly
from side to side and from root to tip.
We like: Maybelline Volum' Express The Rocket in black, $6 at Walmart
Try hues with a bit of sparkle; they look less heavy than matte formulas.
We like: Black Opal's Eye Kit in Pot of Gold or Silver Platter, $8 at BlackOpalBeauty.com
A smoky eye looks even better with a sensational lip. This mauve gloss looks sophisticated and won't create a sticky mess.
We like: Maybelline High Shine Lip Gloss in Mirrored Mauve, $6 at Target
For a whisper of color, tap excess off brush and use a light hand when applying.
We like: L'Oreal True Match Spiced Plum Blush, $7 at Walmart