How a Cat-Eye Flick Can Transform Your Makeup – and Your Mood

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Our eyes are the windows to our souls, which is why eye makeup can work wonders at changing both our moods and our emotions. One product that’s perfect for this? Eyeliner. Not only can a cat-eye flick or winged-liner look instantly transform your makeup from blah to beautiful, but the way you wing it can evoke a totally different feeling and vibe.

That’s why Dolce & Gabbana’s new campaign is all about using makeup to express emotions. Starring the Stallone sisters – Sistine and Sofia – it was shot on the streets of Bari in Italy around local folk and shows them flaunting flawless feline flicks that bring their looks to life. Watch the behind-the-scenes video shared exclusively with Savoir Flair above, and read on for top tips and tricks on how to create four different cat-eye looks that evoke four different makeup moods.

Dolce & Gabbana Emotion Eyes Stallone Sisters
Photo: Courtesy of Dolce & Gabbana

The 'Charming Eyes' Look

Dolce & Gabbana Charming Eyes Makeup Look

Step 1: Define the upper lash line.
Step 2: Follow the lower lash line to define the wing.
Step 3: Join the wing and the middle of the eyelid with a thin line.
Step 4: Add mascara.

The 'Passionate Eyes' Look

Dolce & Gabbana Passionate Eyes Makeup Look

Step 1: Define the upper lash line with a thick line.
Step 2: Create a curvy wing.
Step 3: Join the wing and the middle of the eyelid with a bold line.
Step 4: Add mascara.

The 'Sensual Eyes' Look

Dolce & Gabbana Sensual Eyes Makeup Look

Step 1: Define the upper lash line.
Step 2: Stretch the wing as an extension of the upper lash line.
Step 3: Create a second wing starting at the outset of the first one.
Step 4: Add mascara.

The 'Intense Eyes' Look

Dolce & Gabbana Intense Eyes Makeup Look

Step 1: Define the upper lash line.
Step 2: Follow the lower lash line to define the wing.
Step 3: Underline the lower lash line.
Step 4: Add mascara.

Now discover four simple ways to switch up your cat-eye flick.

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