In honor of her birthday today, we’re showing you how to adapt Debbie Harry’s iconic smoky eye for summer. Click through for 5 tips to master the Blondie frontwoman’s spot-on glamour.
Our Beauty Muse: Debbie Harry
We will always back a classic grey and black palette, but why not try something new that will get you noticed this weekend?
Debbie Harry. Photo: Getty Images.
Tip 1: Ditch The Black
Ditch black liner and dark, smoky shadows in favor of lighter, summer-friendly hues that are still evening relevant—think chocolate brown, shimmering bronze, deep navy or olive-colored eyeliner.
Marc Jacobs Beauty Highliner Gel Eye Crayon in Midnight Blue
Cream Gel Eyeliner in Bronze
Tip 2: Find The Best Hue For You
Pick a palette that will complement your eye color. Utilize both darker and lighter shadows from your compact to create depth and dramatic contrast.
Le Prisme Eyeshadow Quartet in Blue Collection
NARS Duo Eyeshadow in 413BLKR
Photo Op Cherry Smoke Eyeshadow Palette
Tip 3: Make It Messy
Once you've applied eyeshadow and liner, smudge it up! Blend bottom liner under and around your lash line with darker shadow shades to complete a sultry, Debbie-inspired look
BareMinerals Lasting Line Long Wear Eyeliner in Forever Brandy
Make Up For Ever 216 Medium Precision Blender Brush
Tip 4: Go Bold Or Go Home
Accentuate your smoky eye with a bold, structured brow. This can be achieved with an eyebrow defining pencil.
Tarte Amazonian Clay Waterproof Brow Mousse in Taupe
The Brow Liner in Stromboli
Dolce & Gabbana
Tip 5: Complete The Look
Top off the look with volumizing mascara and a summery lipstick shade.
Kevyn Aucoin Lip Gloss in Nerinese
Long Black Mascara