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Create a smokey eyed cat look with MAC makeup.
I got a MAC makeover before my birthday party and the lovely makeup artist let me take photos of all the steps so I could share it here.

Posted by Cat Morley from Edinburgh, United Kingdom • Published See Cat Morley's 509 projects »
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  • How to create a cat eye. Cat Eye Makeover - Step 1
    Step 1

    To create the eyes, you'll need some eyeshadow primer like MAC's painterly paintpot; two eyes shadows - a mid browny grey (MAC copperplate) and a dark blackish grey (MAC smut); black kohl eyeliner and black liquid gel eyeliner.

  • How to create a cat eye. Cat Eye Makeover - Step 2
    Step 2

    Start with the browny grey (MAC copperplate) eyeshadow on the lids and blend in to the blackish grey at the edges.

  • How to create a cat eye. Cat Eye Makeover - Step 3
    Step 3

    Then use an eyeliner brush to draw a line around the top of the eye with black gel eyeliner, making a cat eye flick at the edge and taking the liner under the eye a little.

  • How to create a cat eye. Cat Eye Makeover - Step 4
    Step 4

    Blend the line in to your makeup with darker blackish grey eyeshadow (MAC smut), giving it a really smokey look.

  • How to create a cat eye. Cat Eye Makeover - Step 5
    Step 5

    Use a black kohl eyeliner pencil to extend the line under the eye and also enhance the line on top.

  • How to create a cat eye. Cat Eye Makeover - Step 6
    Step 6

    Blend the black kohl eyeliner in to the eyeshadow and draw a line on your inner bottom eye.

  • How to create a cat eye. Cat Eye Makeover - Step 7
    Step 7

    For the rest of the face: fill in your eyebrows with a pencil (MAC Fling Eyebrow Pencil) and put on some coral pink lipstick (MAC Hug Me).

  • How to create a cat eye. Cat Eye Makeover - Step 8
    Step 8

    Put on a few lashing of your favourite eyeliner and you're all done!

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thetigress
thetigress · 2 projects

very pretty! might try with my manly 120 palette!

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katcar~
katcar~ · 27 projects

has anyone ever told you you look kind of like lily cole? i think it's the eyes... :)

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