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How to: Smoky eyes

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Step 2: Go nude

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Step 2: Go nude

Next, Dunaway suggests applying a nude eye shadow over the entire eye.
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Step 4: Start smudging

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Step 4: Start smudging

Now it’s time to use eyeliner. Dunaway recommends first lining your top lash line with a dark eyeliner, then doing the same to the lower lash line. “Take a Q-tip and smudge liner for a smoky effect.”
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Step 5: Blend it

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Step 5: Blend it

“Use your darker eye shadow shade and sweep over the entire lid and into the crease,” Dunaway said. “Don’t forget to blend the color upward and outward.”
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Step 6: Apply highlighter

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Step 6: Apply highlighter

Almost there! Dunaway recommends applying a highlighter under the brow bone and in the tear duct to brighten your eyes.
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Step 7: Line it up

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Step 7: Line it up

Next, Dunaway suggests intensifying the effect by lining your inner lash line.
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Step 8: Curl and coat

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Step 8: Curl and coat

Last step! “Curl lashes and finish with two to three coats of mascara,” Dunaway said. Celebrate your sexy, smoky eyes with a night on the town!
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