Your party eyes

Tuesday, 4 December 2012

They say the eyes are the windows to the soul, so let them be with these hot eye products. Go bold. And have some fun!

Your party eyes

When you try the Black Up Waterproof Smoky Khol Pencil, you’ll want one in every shade to match all your cocktail dresses this season. Soft on the eye, they glide on smoothly and last for hours. You really can create precise lines, so for newbies at applying liner, it’s a win!

Get in touch with your playful side like Betty Boop with Lancôme’s Hypnôse Star mascara, R315. Take inspiration from Betty and Dorria Watt and make sure you get the intense volume and curl from your lashes that you’re looking for.

But if you don’t have them, fake them! Invest in a pair of fake eyelashes to ‘joosch’ up your look and make a statement. Remember, practice makes perfect though, so give yourself time when applying. Katy Perry Lashes, R79.95, has an awesome range available that will tickle everybody’s fancy.

Late night partying does tend to catch up with us eventually. Those dark rings under our eyes unfortunately give it away. But with Almay Wake Up Under Eye Concealer, R155, you can brighten the eye and reduce puffiness. This creamy concealer with water, cucumber and minerals will help you look well rested.

These are two products that should definitely be on your wish list, and then if Santa’s decided you’ve been a good girl, in your beauty bag. YSL Pure Chromatics Wet/Dry Eye Shadow, R590, and Chanel Harmonie Du Soir Quadra Eye Shadow, R600, will add the perfect shades to your eyes. The four different colours in each pallet allow you to blend or use individually in one compact container.

Black Up and Chanel is available at selected Edgars stores
Lancôme is available at selected Edgars, Red Square, Stuttafords, Woolworths and Truworths stores
Katy Perry Lashes is available at Dis-Chem, Clicks and Foschini stores
Almay is available at selected pharmacies and department stores
YSL is available at selected Edgars, Red Square and Stuttafords stores

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Most reviewed eyeshadows 2012

Written by

Zoe has a bachelor’s degree in motion picture medium. She loves all things beauty and fashion. When she is not writing articles for the latest issue of Clicks Club Card magazine or BeautySouthAfrica.com, she is obsessed with gel nails, lengthening mascaras and healthy glowing skin! Zoe on Google+

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  1. AndreaM

    Wow that under eye concealer is the cutest.

    4 years ago •

  1. Sue1N

    Avon also has a most awesome shimmering and matte eye shadow selection!

    4 years ago •

  1. NaturalDiva

    I love Katy Perry’s range of false lashes. I wore them once for a stage performance and since then, I have become addicted. And I love that there are different types for all occasions :)

    4 years ago •

  1. disastar

    Black|Up sounds nice to use for the smokey look!

    4 years ago •

  1. Miss Kay

    The Katy Perry lashes make your eyes looks so pretty! I usually buy the “Oh Honey” set, and they make quite a big difference without looking too fake or obvious.

    4 years ago •

  1. Abby

    I use my MAC eye shadows when I go out. I love them as they’re bright and blend easily. They are pricey but they are totally worth every cent.

    4 years ago •

  1. Pseudo_kate

    The eyeshadow colours are so pretty. Such a pity that it’s so pricy.

    4 years ago •

  1. Sameera

    Smokey eyes are my absolute favourite

    4 years ago •

  1. Carlene

    Perhaps now would be a good time to ‘retry’ false eyelashes – they do boost a party look (just a little tricky if you’re not used to them).

    4 years ago •

  1. kunene

    I can not manage these one line by myself, I find them hard to put on straight even though the girls at the department store showed me! but put in professionally it was gorgeous….

    4 years ago •

  1. Anne

    I have never used fake lashes before, will be giving the Katy Perry ones a try tho :)

    5 years ago •

  1. Hess

    Will try Katy Perry lashes next, but serious need a lot of practice! Step by step tutorial anyone?

    5 years ago •

  1. SpiceY

    I love eyeliner and I hate the fact that most of them smudge too much…gng to give the black up a try..

    5 years ago •

  1. Pannack

    Would love to try that Almay Concealer, love Almay!

    5 years ago •

  1. Lauren

    thanks – want to try the Almay Wake Up Under Eye Concealer

    5 years ago •

  1. Gleeson

    I’ve used the Katy Perry lashes before, very nice :)

    5 years ago •

  1. Bronwyn

    I am dying to get some Chanel makeup, it is the ultimate luxury. Just a bit expensive though!

    5 years ago •

  1. Dasigadu

    Katy Perry lashes…. Works wonders :)

    5 years ago •

  1. Tasha

    The quads look fantastic – perfect colors and everything is just soooo prety

    5 years ago •

  1. JamieBaby

    Would love katy perry eyelashes!!!! as well as everything else!!

    5 years ago •

  1. Cass1231

    These katy perry lashes are very pretty and very popular for models doing photoshoots and Brides aswell

    5 years ago •

  1. Riekie

    Have to try the Black Up pencil … thanks

    5 years ago •

  1. Angelisha

    These products are surely on my wish list!

    5 years ago •

  1. Cat

    Love Love these……would be a gorgeous Christmas gift

    5 years ago •

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