Give your eyes a lift
Makeup pros agree that the combination of a lash curler and mascara is the simplest, most surefire eye-opener. Get the curler as close to the lashline as possible for maximum upturn, says makeup artist Kimara Ahnert. Set the curl, and lengthen lashes, with a couple of coats of mascara. To refresh your lashes at the end of the day, try Bobbi Brown's new Extreme Party Mascara (above); it goes on over existing mascara without clumping or flaking.
Try the step-by-step guide to dramatic evening eyes.