It seems everywhere we turn, we hear the words “Shades of Grey.” Maybe that’s why. when it comes to our natural makeup, we’ve suddenly found ourselves drawn to this color for our eyes and nails. Don’t think you can wear it? You’d be surprised! In shades that range from sheer to smoky, how intense you get with your “grey” is up to you.
DALiiA Ayurvedic Couture Herbal Kohl Eyeliner in Starlight Silver
Put a sparkle in your eyes when you add a pop of silver liner to the inner corners. Perfect for getting that trendy “icy eyes” look that stars like Dianna Agron and Leona Lewis have been rocking. $28 at www.amazon.com.
Butter London Gobsmacked Nail Lacquer
All that glitters isn’t gold – in fact, in this case it’s a rich, vampy charcoal. Heavily pigmented color and a slightly textured finish create a look that is at once modern and sophisticated. $14 at www.butterlondon.com.
Alima Pure Pearluster Eyeshadow in Praline
This shade of grey is a medium dove tone that warms skin with a subtle iridescent sheen. Feeling more adventurous? Wet it for an intense metallic finish that’s perfect for a night on the town. $12.50 at www.alimapure.com.
Vapour Organic Beauty Mesmerize Eye Color in Storm
A wonderful alternative to powder shadows, this luxurious formula glides on smoothly, moisturizing and nourishing the eye area as it beautifies with natural color. Use it alone, or if you’re a drama queen, use it as a base underneath your powder shadow for deeper color. $18 at www.vapourbeauty.com.
Scotch Naturals WaterColors in Stone Fence
Tired of your usual neutrals? Try this light, creamy grey as alternative. Made from a waterbased formula, it dries to a salon quality, glossy finish in three minutes, leaving you free to use your hands as you see fit. $15 at www.beautorium.com.