Alongside Rebecca Minkoff’s runway milkmaid braids, models sported a rustic, romantic, yet fresh smokey eyed makeup look. Stila Cosmetics created the spring 2014 beauty look to go with the collection, which was a mix of Latin flair and American sportswear. This simple yet gorgeous beauty look will can surely turn heads and make hearts melts. Read on after the break for the complete how to.

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How to: Rebecca Minkoff’s subtle smokey eyes.


It’s always best to prep your skin properly before you work on any makeup look. Start by washing your face well and then apply some moisturizer or a makeup primer. This will keep your skin healthy and helps makeup stay on longer.


Create a flawless base by putting on foundation. You can also use concealer for areas that need extra coverage. Stila Stay All Day Foundation and Concealer were used at Rebecca Minkoff.

Cheeks & Lips.

Add some colour to your cheeks and lips by putting on lip and cheek tint. For a natural glow, apply the colour on the apples of your cheeks and blend it going towards your ears. Stila Convertible Color in Camellia was used for the Rebecca Minkoff show.

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Take some matte brown eyeshadow and apply it all over your upper eyelids. Something in a natural brown shade will look best.

Next, take matte dark brown eyeshadow like “Rain” from Stila’s In the Know palette and using a brush, apply it on your lower lash line. Smudge This gives the look that subtle smokey look.
For the upper eyelashes, line them using a dark brown liquid eye liner. Stila Stay All Day Waterproof Liquid Eye Liner in “Dark Brown” was used for the show.
Finish your eyes by making them “pop” with the help of mascara. Curl your lashes and apply about 2 coats of mascara on the upper and lower lashes.

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Define your eyebrows by filling them in with eyebrow pencil. Stila Stay All Day Waterproof Brow Color is highly recommended.

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