Beauty Buzz: 3 Hot New Fall 2011 Beauty Trends to Try Now
Same ‘ole makeup routine got you down? From eye-catching spidery lashes to heavy-hitting cat-eyes and double flicked liner, the fall 2011 runways were full of fresh new ideas to revamp your hair and makeup for the new season now. We’ve got tons of new quick and easy hairstyles we can’t wait to share—but first—eye spy some seriously stunning new eye makeup trends! Friday night is the perfect time to start experimenting… Read on to find out why we love these looks + how to do them yourself!
(1) GRAPHIC LINER + (2) CAT’S MEOW
WHY WE LOVE IT>> Whether it’s in a double dose—both top lid and bottom or doubly refined—thicker than usual, there is no doubt that a sexy ’60s-inspired cat eye adds seductive definition to the eyes.
GET THE LOOK>> Combine a generous dose of gel liner with an ultra-thin liquid liner pen to achieve that perfect flick. Going for the heavy cat-eye? A soft pencil liner will do the trick.
AS SEEN AT>> Photos, from top left to right: Giorgio Armani Fall 2011 (Pascal Le Segretain/Getty), Alice + Olivia Fall 2011 (John W. Ferguson/Getty), Lanvin Fall 2011 (Pascal Le Segretain/Getty), Alice + Olivia Fall 2011 (John W. Ferguson/Getty).
(3) LASH OUT
WHY WE LOVE IT>> This season, the makeup artists at Gucci and Alberta Ferretti brought us spiked, spidery lashes that are absolutely eye-catching. A great way to draw direct attention to your eyes. (i.e. We especially love this look for date night!) Best part? It’s easy to achieve at home.
GET THE LOOK>> For long, voluminous lashes, layer your mascara on both your upper and lower lashes like there’s no tomorrow. For a more exaggerated look add individual falsies.
AS SEEN AT>> Photos, from top left to right: Gucci Fall 2011 (Tullio M. Puglia/Getty) and Alberta Ferretti Fall 2011 (Tullio M. Puglia/Getty).