daytime smokey eye


Have you ever tried to do a smokey eye, or been scared to try because you don't want to look like a raccoon? This quick and easy look is a daytime smokey eye you can wear without being too dramatic or raccoon-like, great for office or online video recording day!

Check out the video and follow along here and find more details below.

Products and Tools

The general products you need:

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    Light color matte, and grey eyeshadow
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    Black eyeliner pencil
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    Black Volumizing Mascara
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    Brushes - crease blending brush, dome eyeshadow brush, precision shadow brush
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    Eyelash curler
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    Other products I used, not mentioned in the video - foundation, concealer, blush, loose powder, nude lipsheer

To see the exact brand and get direct links to all the products used in this video check out the Makeup Bag Blueprint pdf download by clicking the green button.

Key Tips:

- Use a grey matte shadow, rather than black or anything shimmer for this look

- Pack the colour the most densely close to the lashline, then blend and diffuse the colour up towards the crease, blending into the transition colour you applied first.

-Keep your lip colour fairly neutral 

-For my foundation routine be sure to check out My Easy Foundation Routine post. 

Thanks so much for checking out the video today. If you got some value, please comment below! Or tag me in your photos if you try this look! 

Melissa Jeske

Find your light and shine it bright!


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