Makeup and a Mantra
Photo: Peter Rosa. Still Lifes: Richard Majchrazak.
—Agapi Stassinopoulos, motivational speaker and author of Wake Up to the Joy of You: 52 Meditations and Practices for a Calmer, Happier Life.
The Pink Smoky Eye: This look has evolved past black and midnight blue. But when you're working with surprising shades, you need a strategic plan. "Start by lining your top and bottom lashes with a lavender shadow," Restrepo says. "The hint of bluish coolness brings out the whites of your eyes instead of unwanted redness." Brush your rosy shadow (something with a hint of shimmer is best) everywhere—from the top lashline to just above the crease, and outward to the tail of your brow, fading the color as you go. Add definition with a generous coating of a volumizing black mascara.
Palladio Beauty Eyeland Vibes Eyeshadow Palette in Horizon, $14; PalladioBeauty.com
Elizabeth Arden Limited Edition Eyeshadow Trio in Center Stage, $48; ElizabethArden.com
Clarins 4-Colour Eyeshadow Palette in Lovely Rose, $44; Clarins.com
Sephora Miniature Palettes, $10; Sephora.com
Pixi Beauty Eye Reflection Shadow Palette in Mixed Metals, $24; Target.com