A smokey eye on a night out is a classic, but it can easily turn into looking like "badger eyes" with too much black. Start off your smokey look simple and build it up if you want more intensity. There are many, many ways to do a smokey eye, but here is a basic example. You can apply these principles to other smokey eyes with different colors you choose to do.
|Here is the palette I used for this look. It is NYX Runway Collection in Jazz Night, and is available at Ulta for about $10. I will be referring to these colors by number during this post.|
|Start off with a clean, primed eye.|
|Next add shade 10 all over the lid.|