All of my favorite Oscar and SAG Red Carpet looks this season had one thing in common: every stunning leading lady was wearing a glam smoky eye look to match her gorgeous gown. I wanted to duplicate that look, but I didn't know what steps for creating the perfect smoky look to watch out for! If you want the look, but aren't quite sure how to get it, keep reading! Here are 15 steps for creating the perfect smoky eye look, it’s easier than you think to get the glam!
1. Try It Ahead of Time
If you plan to wear your hot new smoky eye look to a special event, it’s important to practice ahead of time. This will allow you to perfect your technique and even choose exactly the right color shadows and liners before you feel pressured for #time, right before the big event. Practice makes perfect, after all. You can even add some glitter or go with the matte #look, but practicing it beforehand is always the best idea!