By Sophia Panych, Allure magazine
At the Nashville premiere of Leighton Meester's new movie, Country Strong, the actress wore natural, beautiful makeup to match her relaxed chignon and crocheted gown. The look is incredibly simple: brushed brows, beige shadow, black liquid liner, a hint of mauve blush, and nude lipgloss. With the parade of heavy smoky eyes and bold statement lips that celebrities have been rocking lately, Meester's fresh face is a nice break.
Don't get me wrong; I'm a huge lipstick fanatic, and could never part from my Chanel Quadra Eye Shadow in Smoky Eyes, but here is a great example of how it's not always necessary to layer on the makeup to look gorgeous.
Related: The Best Neutral Makeup
Meester isn't the only one that has taken the lighter route lately: Elizabeth Taylor look-a-like Camilla Belle also appeared at an event over the weekend with a little liner and natural-colored lips to complement her neutral, sparkly gown; Charlotte Casiraghi, daughter of theRead More »from Makeup Ideas: The Prettiest Natural Makeup