To create this smoky eye at the 2013 Golden Globes, Kerry Washington's makeup artist Carola Gonzalez blended a tawny neutral hue and added another vibrant pop of color. ?In order to achieve the depth of her eye shadow, I wet the brush before picking up the color,? Gonzalez said. ?Then, I applied it to Kerry?s eyelid and blended. It makes the pigment of the shadow more dense, and it appears darker.?
Concentrating the bold hue in just one place is a non-intimidating way for color novices to try out the trend, and we love how the purple emphasizes the deep brown tone of Washington's eyes.Read MoreLess