Sonakshi Sinha is a girl after our own hearts. Besides being a firecracker on social media and a talented performer on screen, Sona is a complete showstopper on the red carpet—in both the style as well as makeup department. Case in point? Her recent appearance on the dance reality show Nach Baliye 8, where she looked every bit the glam goddess in a sequinned grey gown. What really struck home for us though was her beauty look—voluminous hair and bronzed makeup. If you’ve got a fancy do coming up sometime soon and would like to give this look a shot, here’s a quick decode with Lakme...
For the face
 

For the face

To get Sonakshi’s flawless skin, start by dotting the Lakmé Absolute Illuminating Foundation all over your face and neck. Then use a foundation brush to blend it thoroughly. The smooth liquid blends wonderfully into your skin to give it medium coverage and a gorgeous, dewy finish. Use a fluffy brush to dust the Lakmé Absolute White Intense Wet & Dry Compact all over your face and set your base makeup in place.

For the cheeks

Sonakshi Sinha’s sculpted cheekbones were literally the highlight of this makeup look. To try this, dip an angled brush in the darker shade of the Lakmé Absolute Moon-Lit Highlighter and apply it into the hollows of your cheeks. Also brush some around your temples and below your jaw to create a bronzed effect. Dip a winged brush into the lighter shade of the same product and dust it on the top of your cheekbones, bridge of your nose, forehead and the inner areas of your cheeks.

For the eyes
 

For the eyes

Sonakshi Sinha complemented her charcoal gown with a gorgeous grey smokey eye. To try it begin by priming your lids with the Lakmé Absolute Blur Perfect Makeup Primer that’ll prep your lids for the makeup products that are about to follow. Then begin by applying the light silver shade from the Lakmé 9 to 5 Eye Color Quartet in Smokey Glam on the inner section of your eye till the centre of your lid. Also dab it in the inner corner of your lower lid. In the outer half, apply dark grey shade. Blend these two shades use a narrow blending brush. In the crease and below your lower lash line, apply the dark brown shade from the palette. Blend this thoroughly in with the rest of the shades.

Line the upper lash line with the Lakmé Absolute Precision Liquid Liner and finish the eye makeup with two coats of the Lakmé Absolute Flutter Secrets Dramatic Eyes Mascara over your lashes. To get Sona’s defined brows, use the Lakmé Eyebrow Pencil to line the edges of the eyebrows and fill them in.

For the lips

Sonakshi Sinha completes the stellar makeup look with a creamy peach lips to balance her smokey eye.Seal your look with the Lakmé 9 to 5 Primer+ Matte Lipstick in Blush Book over the edges of your lips and fill it in with the neutral peach shade.