16/02/2012 12:30 GMT | Updated 22/05/2015 06:12 BST

Red Carpet Beauty The Easy Way

Red Carpet beauty the easy way Illamasqua

Try Illamasqua's newest technique, the "Sophie – I". The Sophie-I smoky eye technique allows you to not only express your individuality, but discover new depth and definition in your eyes. Created using the black Sophie Medium Pencil, the technique is inspired by The Sophie Lancaster Foundation, the charity Illamasqua supports, and £3 from every Sophie Pencil purchased is donated to the Foundation.

Celebrate individuality using the creamy Illamasqua Sophie Medium Pencil (black) to create a beautifully sculpted timeless look that takes the conventional smokey eye to new heights. Write a different story with every look. Using Illamasqua's Sophie Medium Pencil you too can recreate this modern Illamsaqua interpretation of a make-up classic that can take your day look to new dimensions using the skin sketching technique.

Follow the link for a step-by-step guide to easy application:

Finally, complete the Sophie-I look by applying Illamasqua Lipstick in Test with a touch of Illamsaqua Sheer Lipgloss in Artifice, the perfect contrasting lip colour to compliment the intensity of the eye.


Sophie Medium Pencil is £13.00 and £3 goes to the Sophie Lancaster Foundation. To recreate the Sophie-I, go to