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August 24, 2011

Summer Makeup How-to: Blue Eyeshadow

This summer, I’ve been channeling one of my beauty heroes, Dolly Parton, with a soft retro look inspired her style in the ’70s. We blondes have a hard time rocking smokey eyes without appearing too “made up,” but this shimmery blue eye is flirty and attention-getting yet still relatively light. I keep the cheeks and lips simple and pink, letting my peepers be the focus. Here’s how I make it happen with (mostly) drugstore products! —Meghan

There you have it! You’re ready for a night on the town!

  • Elizabeth Dehn
    Born and raised in Minnesota by surprisingly low-maintenance parents, beauty writer and lifestyle editor Elizabeth Dehn (aka Bets) spent her awkward years buying Mood lipstick and whipping up DIY face masks before founding Beauty Bets in 2009.
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