In the photo below, Naomi Sims, who passed away in 2009 at the age of 61, shows us how to sport sky-colored eye makeup. Sims, who is known as "The First Black Supermodel" paired black mascara and smokey eyeshadow with a bright blue liner (draw on the lower rim of her eyes). The effect? Well, you can see that it's pretty much perfect.
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Art by Raydene Salinas
MAC Pearlglide Intense Eye Liner in Petrol Blue, Tarina Tarantino Eye Dream Hyperliner in Tommy Jet, BareMinerals High Shine Eyecolor, Nars Illuminator in Laguna, Josie Maran Argan Color Stick in Rosy, Clinique Superbalm Moisturizing Gloss in Black Honey,