Consider a makeup palate of rich browns and savory cocoas. Here are five products you need for an effortlessly earthy look.
COFFEE: Depending on your shade, brown lipstick rides the line between goth and mother nature. Skip both and get a glam look by saturating your face in subtle bronzes with, perhaps, a winged-tip eye in a deep black.
TRY: CoverGirl Queen Collection Lipstick in Javalicious
MUD: Contour your crease with a matte shadow in a chocolate tone. Just a gentle sweep instantly adds definition. Use a small eyeshadow brush for the most even application.
TRY: NARS Matte Eyeshadow in Coconut Grove
CHESTNUT: For everyday eyeliner-wearers, the beauty of choosing a dark chestnut staple is that it discreetly emphasizes your eyes without drastically changing your over all look. Just a hint of intrigue.
TRY: Benefit BADgal Waterproof Eyeliner in Espresso
MAHOGANY: Love, love, love a shimmering mahogany gloss punched up by sparkling peach eyes and a creamy rose blush. Brown glosses work wonders over a magenta or red lipstick to create a memorable rust, brick-colored lip.
TRY: Milani Glitzy Glamour Lip Gloss in Charmer
COPPER: A toasted metallic looks like second skin. Ditch the wand and just use your fingers for a more saturated look.
TRY: Bobbi Brown Metallic Eyeshadow in Burnt Sugar