A Femme Fatale Makeup Look That’s Also Summery? Love This!

Pretty Little Liars star Ashley Benson has managed to do the impossible: Find a makeup look that’s somehow both summery and femme fatale-ish. Let’s go over how it all came together, shall we? Oh, you know you want to.

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*The intense smoky eye says “I might be bad news” but then that sweet pink lipstick says “Oh, but wait—I might also be made of happiness and light and puppies.” I looooove this combo! It’s the perfect balance. Sure, a red lip may have been a tad sexier, but it wouldn’t have been so light and warm-weather-friendly. *

But there’s a little something else going on here that’s pretty genius, too. If you get in close-up on her eyes…

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It looks like there might be a touch of navy eyeshadow mixed in the with the black eyeshadow on top—a very subtle way to soften the whole thing. So smart!

So there you go: Black/navy eyes + coral-pink lip = A summery femme fatal look. I know I’ll be trying this soon. Anyone else?

Related: How to Make Black Liquid Eyeliner Look All Fresh and Summery, Courtesy of Krysten Ritter

Photos: WireImage

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