How To Get Zendaya’s Perfect Summer Smoky Eye

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As the months warm up, so should your smoky eye. Skip the cool blacks and shiny silvers in favor of sunkissed browns and coppers for a smoldering-yet-approachable result. Follow these simple steps to get Zendaya’s summer makeup look.

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Zendaya's Warm-Weather Smoky Eye

Step 1: Eye Shadow

Doing your eye shadow first—especially when working with dark colors or glitter—makes it easy to clean up fallout under the eyes. Use a fluffy shadow brush to blend a rust shade along the crease of the eye. With a precision brush, create a sharp crease with a dark brown shadow, while winging out at the outer corners, then darkening the lower lash line. Lastly, apply a champagne-colored cream shadow on the entire lid and add a highlight in the inner corner.

Step 2: Foundation

Get a healthy glow with a semi-matte foundation that leaves you dewy not greasy. Warm up your complexion with a bronzed-peach blush dusted on the hollows of cheeks and along the jaw and hairlines.

Step 3: Finishing Touches

For a bold look like Zendaya, fill in brows with a powder product in a shade slightly darker than your hair. Rim the entire eye with a creamy black pencil liner and apply lots of mascara. Finally, lacquer your lips with a shimmery nude gloss.