IllamasquaIllamasqua's product developer and director, David Horne, boasts 20 years in the beauty biz as a former runway makeup artist. Since Illamasqua is known for its edgy products-dare we even say it has a Tim Burton feel-we thought he'd be the perfect pro to dish out some new beauty looks to try for spring. Here, Horne explains how to recreate his signature speckled cat eye, ways to sculpt your cheekbones, and the nail color you need to try.
ELLE: Tell us about your technique for creating a speckled cat-eye makeup look. Are there any other colors you recommend trying other than black and white (or the reverse)?
David Horne: This was such a eureka moment, making a mistake and an imperfection something beautiful; really a play on Pointillism from the great artists whom I adore, such as [Georges] Seurat. The look is achieved simply by dotting and creating a feather-like liner. It looks beautiful done in Havoc Precision Ink, which is a stunning oxblood tone.
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