But all that dissipated the minute the title card for the beloved HBO show flickered onto our screens, as fans of the teen drama rejoiced in its return after an extended hiatus. As the characters paraded through a New Year’s Eve party in numerous decorated eye looks, it was like our love for makeup as a form of artistic expression never left.
But not all of us possess the practiced hand that it often takes to recreate such looks, this writer included. The good news? If you’re still trying to master your winged liner, let alone a sculpted diamanté-encrusted cat-eye à la Maddy Perez, there is actually a handy shortcut.