This could have gone super wrong, but Angie Harmon's fresh skin and pulled-back hair keep it from going into tacky territory. Also, note how the colors blend seamlessly into one another.
Anna Sui Fall 2012 will forever have a spot on our mental moodboard, and that is because of the two dots Pat McGrath placed directly under each pupil. Here, Zoe Kravitz reimagined the look in subtle black, sans the original cat-eyes. Well done.
*So* fierce, *so* modern. Sir John, Joan Smalls's MUA here, told Style.com all about the eyeshadow equivalent of Dior's New Look: "Above the crease and on the brow bone, there's no shadow—it's clean."
You know how when you're applying mascara and you kind of accidentally, messily tightline? This is that but more controlled. To recreate, Sir John recommends brushing on four (!) coats of L'oréal Paris Miss Manga Mascara on top and bottom lashes; for the confetti, you can either stipple using black eyeliner, or, if you're more daring, carefully tap with the mascara wand.
Basic package: a ring of shimmer around the eye, close to the lash lines. Premium package: a subtle ring of shimmer around the eye but elongated into precise—yet somehow soft—points at the corners. Chiiiic.