Tutorial : Classic Black Smokey Eyes


Classic black smoky eyes have a timeless quality, a bit like red lips. They can instantly add oomph and glamour to any look which is why they’re a favorite of Hollywood and Bollywood stars for sultry evening dos. Here’s a simple tutorial showing you how to create your own black smoky eyes.


Tutorial  Classic Black Smokey Eyes

Tutorial – Classic Black Smokey Eyes


Tutorial  Classic Black Smokey Eyes

Classic Black Smokey Eyes


[note color=”#FFE4C4″]To see the full step-by-step tutorial, head over to Nykaa.com, an online beauty and wellness store that also features product reviews, a panel of experts, articles, a virtual makeover tool and tutorials from various contributors (including myself). See the full tutorial for Classic Black smokey eyes HERE.

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  1. Nupur
    January 17, 2013 / 3:00 pm

    As always, perfection!!! I totally Love it! 😀

  2. Nafisa
    January 17, 2013 / 3:11 pm

    Ankita, what lippie r u wearing here? Its biyoootiful!

    • Corallista
      January 17, 2013 / 6:19 pm

      Its Lotus Herbals Pure stay Apricot Bliss! I love it 🙂

  3. January 17, 2013 / 3:35 pm

    Thanks for the tutorial ankita..but it’s not opening properly on nykaa.com. Does it require registration ?

  4. January 17, 2013 / 3:36 pm

    Hey Ankita! What lipcolour are you wearing in this pic?

  5. Rashi
    January 17, 2013 / 4:17 pm

    Stunning look Ankita! What blush and lipstick are you wearing here? Also could you please do a tutorial on Tabu’s red saree look at the Golden Globe awards? I’d love to see your interpretation of her makeup. She looked SO classy and elegant!

    • Corallista
      January 17, 2013 / 6:26 pm

      Hi Rashi, I’m wearing Lotus Herbals Purestay Lipstick Apricot Bliss and Illamasqua blush in Lover.

      I’ll see if I can do a tutorial on Tabu’s look 🙂

      • Rashi
        January 18, 2013 / 11:03 am

        Thank you! 🙂

  6. January 17, 2013 / 6:02 pm

    Your smokey always look so beautiful.. Very neatly done. By the way which lip colour is that. looks really nice..

  7. jyoti
    January 17, 2013 / 7:19 pm

    this is gooood 🙂

    the other day i was reading abt nykaa. its so interesting to know tht the founder and owner is kotak finance’s ex MD.
    they dont have discounts though 🙁

  8. malavika
    January 17, 2013 / 10:02 pm

    ankita which is the best alternative black eyeshadow for smokey eyes…its difficult to get sleek products …

  9. January 18, 2013 / 5:30 am

    Hi Ankita, looking beautiful as usual? Aren’t you tired of looking beautiful????? Oh I wish I could get beautiful eyes like you!

  10. January 19, 2013 / 11:52 pm

    Thanks for the tutorial.. I love learning eye makeup tricks

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