Winter Makeup Guide to Achieve Smokey Eyes and Glossy Lips in 5 Steps

Winter Makeup Guide to Achieve Smokey Eyes and Glossy Lips in 5 Steps

The best way to describe the smokey eye look is sultry, glamorous, and gorgeous. When it comes to enhancing your appearance, a deep, flawlessly blended black smokey eye is unmatched. It’s one of those eye makeup that looks great on the red carpet, on a date, out for drinks, and almost everywhere.  Despite how lovely this eye makeup looks, it can be challenging to master, especially during winter. SÉRY brings you the winter edition of smokey eye makeup that is quick and can be done with the help of a few products.

Step 1: Prep the lids

You want that smokey effect to give an unmatchable payoff. For that, prep the lids by applying a concealer. Take a little amount of SÉRY Hi-cover Super Coverage Concealer to even out the discolouration and unevenness. Apply it on the eyelids and under the eyes to even out the skin tone of those areas. Ensure to blend it well and set a smooth base for rest of the eye makeup.

Step 2: Add a Light Shade

SÉRY Aurora Eye Shadow Palette

Makeup is all about balancing and correcting. In order to balance the smokey eye makeup, it’s always good to give a light neutral shade to balance the color. With a help of a dome-shaped brush, take shade Cabana from SÉRY Aurora Eye Shadow Palette – Cosmo Delight, the shades of this palette are highly pigmented and blends well in a few swipes. The outcome of the smokey eye makeup highly depends on the shape of the eyes. Therefore, apply the eyeshadow till the outer corner of the eye, without letting it smudge any further. Give a little touch of this shade just below the brow bone to complete the look.

Step 3: Add a Darker Shade

Add a Darker Shade

Now comes the point, wherein the complete look will come alive. Start by applying any dark or black eyeshadow. Remember, the key to achieving a detailed look is to blend everything well. Take shade Prussian from the same eye shadow palette, and use light patting strokes to evenly apply matte black shade across the entire lid. Glide the brush to the socket line like a wind wiper, and merge the edges of the black eye makeup in the outer corner. Continue to blend properly so that there are no creases or harsh lines on the eyelids. You can always add more to make the eye look extremely bold and intense. But, since it’s winter, we advise you to keep it as minimal as possible to avoid having those Panda eyes. Also, ensure to swipe the brush on the lower lash line to give those eyes a bigger look.

Step 4: Apply Mascara and Kajal

Eye makeup is incomplete without adding volume and a stroke of Kajal. We know these two products are always there in your bag. So, reach out to SÉRY Lash Laminate Mascara and add 2-3 coats to give a long voluminous look to those lashes. This mascara of SÉRY is infused with Jojoba Oil and Biotin Extracts which are extremely beneficial for the lashes, it a win-win affair, ladies. Now, apply a stroke of black Kajal on the waterline to accentuate the smokey eye makeup. For a dark intense effect use SÉRY Black Pro Ultimate Kajal, it is enriched with the essence of Rosehip Oil which prevents the eyes from inflammation. There you are all ready to slay the winter with smokey eyes!

Step 5: Add a Lip Shade

To complement the exotic smokey eyes, you need to add color to the luscious lips and balance out the whole look. A nude lip color with a coat of lip gloss will elevate the entire look. The color payoff lend by SÉRY Matte Care Lipstick is an ideal pick for this look. Choose any shade and apply one stroke of this highly pigmented lipstick.  You’ll be amazed to see the finish offered by this matte lipstick. Now, take the SÉRY Butter Shine Lip Gloss and swipe it on top of the lipstick, voila! The glossy finish on the lips offered by the Shea Butter infused lip products will keep those lips moisturised and hydrated all day long.

Create a head-turning smokey eye with the Vegan makeup products of SÉRY and get ready for the winter like never before.

Nisha Rathi
Author: Nisha Rathi
Nisha Rathi is a Content Writer with an experience in the beauty, fashion & lifestyle industries for more than 3 years. She has a keen interest in makeup and loves to explore new dimensions of it. Apart from writing, she is fond of reading fictional novels and enjoys exploring different types of food.