best eye makeup

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Flirty fringe, perfect brows...set your sights on all-time gorgeousness.

1. Maybelline New York EyeStudio Color Tattoo Concentrated Crayon
Feeling especially artful? Try these long-lasting crayons in eye-popping shades. ($7; drugstores)

2. CoverGirl TruNaked Eyeshadow Palette
Luxurious color, silky texture, and eight flattering shades in various finishes—whether you choose the Nudes, Roses or Goldens, this is your essential shadow palette. ($11.50; drugstores)

3. BareMinerals Lash Domination Volumizing Mascara
This mascara comes in two varieties—one for supersizing, the other for lower lashes—delivering coverage you get only with the most intense pigments and specialized brushes. ($19;

4. Clé de Peau Beauté Cream Eye Color Solo
This luscious cream-to-powder formula goes on smoothly and dries instantly with a long-lasting, moisturizing sheen. ($45;

5. Ramy Arch Angel
This gel works like magic to match the shade of your brows. Lightly outline the shape with a pencil, then brush on the gel to fill in sparse or bare patches. ($35;

6. Givenchy Kohl Couture Waterproof Eye Liner
Long-wearing, richly pigmented, satiny formula: What more could you want from an eyeliner pencil? ($26;

7. Sephora Collection I <3 Cushion Glossy Eyeliner
Do you like the glossy finish of liquid eyeliner—and the versatility of liner in a pot? Here's a perfect hybrid: a cushionlike sponge and angled brush that uncompromisingly give you both. ($18;