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Layer Your Shadows For A Truly Eye-Catching Look

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One should never underestimate the power of layering. Just as a cool vest can turn a basic tee into something more impactful, so, too, can using both cream and powder eyeshadows up the color and wow factor of your eye look.

The trick to mixing these two textures successfully is all about the application. Watch the video to see just how to do it — you'll be seriously amazed (and stoked) at just how easy it is to do. Bonus (as if you needed one): Layering can also actually make your shadow stay in place longer, as the powder will set the cream and lock it in place. We love a good win-win scenario.

Styled by Laura Pritchard, Makeup expertise by Theo Kogan, Beauty contribution by Annie Tomlin, Photographed by Amelia Alpaugh, Shot by Jack Pearce, Shot by Kenny Wu, Edited by Chris Beer.