CLAIM TO FAME: A highly blendable kohl pencil that lets you achieve stunning, sultry eye makeup
FAST FACTS: Firm yet soft tip provides striking eye-defining shape or smudgy, smoky looks; features a creamy application that minimizes skin tugging and pulling; easy-to-blend long-wearing formula lets you create lasting soft shadows on lids
PERFECT FOR: Sexy glamour
WHAT YOU GET: (1) Kohl Pencil
In Hollywood’s Golden Age, the visionary makeup artist behind the signature looks of Ava Gardner, Jean Harlow, and Marlene Dietrich was a certain Mr. Max Factor. Credited as the man who coined the term “makeup,” Max Factor believed that glamour should be within the reach of all women, not just film stars. Today, women all over the world enjoy the fruits of his labor through his eponymous cosmetics empire. From mascara to foundation, eye shadow to lipstick, and everything in between, Max Factor’s creations allow every girl to be her own makeup artist and make a glamorous beauty statement, every single day.