Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Hi everyone!

Today I’m doing an eye makeup  tutorial for the Evening party wear makeup look that I wore in my FOTD HERE. The star of this look is the gorgeous MAC eye shadow Smoked Ruby from the Semi Precious collection. Its a blackened burgundy/red eye shadow with a frost finish that makes a great party wear eye especially for warmer/deeper skin tones.

This is the finished look –

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow :Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow :Step by step photo tutorial

 

Read on for the tutorial..

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Products used for this tutorial :

EYES :

  1. MAC Paint pot – Indianwood (Click to read review)
  2. MAC Smolder eye kohl (Click to read review)
  3. Lancome  ombre absolue radiant smoothing eye shadow divine hold ‘F75 Envie de Chocolat’ (taupe brown shade)
  4. MAC Mineralize eye shadow ‘Smoked Ruby’ (from Semi Precious collection)
  5. MAC Naked Pigment (Click to read review)
  6. Maybelline chai latte eye shadow quad (Darkest shade- for brows)
  7. Lancome Hypnose drama instant full body volume mascara
  8. MAC Chromagraphic pencil NC15/NW20 (Click to read review)
  9. Brushes : MAC 217, The Body Shop mineral eyeshadow brush, Faces eye shadow brush, Coastal Scents pointed crease brush

 

Evening party makeup look with MAC Mineralize eye shadow Smoked Ruby - FOTD and Makeup Breakdown

Evening party makeup look with MAC Mineralize eye shadow Smoked Ruby

 

 

Step 1 : Prime eye lids with primer/paint pot

I have used MAC Paint pot -Indianwood

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Step 2 : Apply kohl on upper lash line.

I have used MAC Smolder eye kohl

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Step 3 : Smudge the kohl using a smudging brush

I have used Coastal Scents pointed crease brush for smudging.

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Step 4 : Define crease and outer corner using a taupe-brown eye shadow

I have used Lancome  ombre absolue radiant smoothing eye shadow divine hold ‘F75 Envie de Chocolat’

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Step 5 : Apply Smoked Ruby using a damp brush all over the lid

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Step 6 : Apply Smoked Ruby using a dry fluffy brush(MAC 217) at the crease and blend

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Step 7 : Apply a white/flesh toned pencil on waterline and highlighter on browbone/inner corner

Also apply the same taupe brown shade lightly on the lower lashes for definition.

I have used MAC Chromagraphic pencil on waterline and MAC Naked pigment to highlight

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Step 8 : Clean up an excesses at the outer corner using a moistened Q-tip

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Step 9 : Finish off with mascara concentrating on the outer corner lashes.

I have used Lancome Hynose drama instant full body volume mascara

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Here’s the finished look!

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Photos with flash :

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Completed makeup

 

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

Smokey red eye makeup with MAC Smoked Ruby eye shadow : Step by step photo tutorial

 

Click HERE to see face and lip makeup breakdown of the look.

 

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13 Comments

    • Corallista
      Author
      October 19, 2011 / 9:56 am

      Thanks GG 🙂

  1. October 19, 2011 / 12:11 am

    Loveelyy !! : ) thanks for the tutorial !!

    • Corallista
      Author
      October 19, 2011 / 9:56 am

      You’re welcome Nikita 🙂

  2. October 19, 2011 / 12:48 am

    luks gorgeous!

    • Corallista
      Author
      October 19, 2011 / 9:56 am

      Thank u Sunaa!

    • Corallista
      Author
      October 19, 2011 / 9:57 am

      Thanks Pavani 🙂

  3. October 19, 2011 / 12:15 pm

    Thanks for tutorial. Looks pretty. 🙂

    • Corallista
      Author
      October 19, 2011 / 1:56 pm

      Thanks Eesha 🙂

  4. October 20, 2011 / 11:46 am

    Gorgeous look ankita!

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