Awards season is well underway, and we’ve been living for the looks coming down the red carpet over the past few weeks. While we can’t join them IRL, that doesn’t stop us from practicing our acceptance speeches in the mirror while rocking a dramatic smoky eye. We hit up our M Crowd Influencers — 6 talented babes who are at the top of their makeup game — and asked them what looks they would rock if they had the chance.
“Awards shows can be tricky because your look is being picked apart and scrutinized. For that reason, I like to keep things pretty classic with tried-and-true looks when I attend them. I don’t think there’s anything more glam than the go-to dramatic smoky eye, which I love creating with the Maybelline Rock Nudes palette. Paired with a nude lipstick that still offers a touch of color, like the YSL Rouge Pur Couture lipstick in Golden Melon, you’re set with a timeless look that’s elegant and edgy.”
About the Author:Tembe Denton-Hurst hails from Brooklyn, NY, but if you ask her, the answer will be much more complicated. She's passionate about YouTube, storytelling and swatching everything she can get her hands on. When the assistant beauty editor isn't brainstorming crazy ideas for makeup.com, she's lurking on Reddit, spending time with her cats Stella and Dakota or asking obvious questions.