Modern makeup: watch the tutorial.


We hear Modern Brides want one thing when it comes to their wedding day makeup: amped-up eyes. Well, the modern woman’s wish is our command.

Not getting married? Not a problem–this look is perfect for a Friday night out (or any other time you want to smolder).

Watch the video, featuring the stunning Devon Windsor, for a step-by-step guide to recreating the look at home.


STEP ONE: Moisturize skin.
STEP TWO: Curl lashes.
STEP THREE: Apply mascara to the top and bottom lashes.
STEP FOUR: Apply eye primer to lids.
STEP FIVE: Dust a nude shadow all over lids.
STEP SIX: Apply black liner along the lash line.
STEP SEVEN: Lightly smudge.
STEP EIGHT: Apply black liner along the waterline.
STEP NINE: Apply foundation and buff well.
STEP TEN: Contour the hollows of the cheeks.
STEP ELEVEN: Dust the apples of cheeks with blush.
STEP TWELVE: Dab illuminator on the eyelids.
STEP THIRTEEN: Dab illuminator above the cheekbones.
STEP FOURTEEN: Dab illuminator into the corner of each eye.
STEP SIXTEEN: Dab illuminator in the cupid’s bow.
STEP SEVENTEEN: Apply a light nude lip color.
STEP EIGHTEEN: Set the T-zone and under eye area with blotting powder.
STEP NINETEEN: Brush brows up and fill in to define.