Jennifer Connelly arrived for her appearance on Letterman last night wearing some of the most elegantly pretty makeup I've seen lately. She combined a lightly glittering rose-gold lip with luminized cheeks and a defined eye that was bold without being thick. To get tricks for pulling this off at home, just read more.

Eyes:

  • This look is all about the lashes and lash line, so begin by waterlining the upper and lower rims of your eyes with a waterproof black pencil, pulling it out across the inner corners to make the look more dramatic. Then, draw a medium-thickness line across your top lashline.
  • Follow with several coats of volumizing mascara on both the upper and lower lashes.
  • Sweep a slightly sparkly gold shadow, like Sally Girl Mini Baked Eye Shadow in Gold ($1), between the lash line and crease.

Cheeks and lips: