Smokey eye makeup
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The festive season is fast approaching and with that comes a whole host of Christmas parties. From workplace gatherings to family dinners and social shindigs, if there’s one makeup look that can conquer any occasion it’s the classic smokey eye.

Whether you prefer chic greys and black or shimmering bronzes highlighted with a pop of champagne, the key to perfecting the smokey eye is blending and smudging to create a gradient between shades. And to achieve this, you need the right palette. With a range of coordinating shades, specially-designed applicators, and easy-to-follow instructions, they’re the best way to master the timeless beauty look this holiday season. Shop some of our favourites in the gallery below.

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