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Prom Makeup: Navy and Gold Smoky Eyes

By Allison Emm May 14, 2014

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It’s always a good idea to highlight and contour for big events. Flash photos tend to wash out everything, making your face look flat. Highlighting is a great way to bring out your cheekbones and other high points of your face. Take a look at the awkward diagram I’ve provided to see where to highlight, blush, and bronze. Go ahead and highlight now, but we’ll do the blush and bronzer later.

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Allison Emm

Allison Emm is a writer, illustrator, and handmade soap enthusiast hailing from Boulder, CO. She is fond of bookish and ruggedly handsome mountain men, blue spruce trees, birds of prey, starships, and yarn. See more of her high jinks at, and follow her on Twitter @Allison_Emm.

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