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Expert guide: black eyeliner

Black eyeliner can be daunting - here is our simple guide to perfect liner every time.

STEP oNE APPLY light-reflecting foundation to the face and use a highlighter pen around the eye to conceal blemishes. Then take your black kohl eyeliner (make sure the tip is soft) and draw a fine line, working from the inner eye outwards.

STEP TWo BUILD the line as you grow in confidence, making it slightly thicker on the outer corner of the eye and taking it out to a point, echoing the eye shape. Then, working from the outer eye inwards, take the line under the eye, keeping close to the lashes, right into the inner corner.

STEP THREE USING a black mascara, build up several layers on the upper and lower lashes. Remember, this look is all about the eyes, so the more mascara the better.

STEP FoUR To CooPLETE the look, add a soft blush to the apples of the cheeks and a pale pink lipgloss.

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