Posted on August 23, 2022 at 11:14 a.m.
If many celebrities regularly share make-up tutorials on their social networks, Penelope Cruz is a discreet beautista. Unlike her sisters, the actress only uses her Instagram account for promotional purposes. However, her beauty features displayed on the red carpets or during her photo shoots are regularly sources of inspiration. Proof of this is with his latest cover for the Spanish magazine “El País Semanal”. On the program: a series of black and white photos where it is still possible to distinguish a make-up trick adopted by many celebrities lately. Like Victoria Beckham, Penélope Cruz uses a white pencil applied to the lower water line of the eye. Results ? The look is refreshed, illuminated but above all enlarged (without surgery). A technique that brings this vintage make-up trend up to date.
The return of the white pencil
If Victoria Beckham never really let go of it, the white pencil no longer has the same success as in the 80s. At that time, it was essential for all beauty treatments. And then, the beautistas swapped it for softer or, on the contrary, more colorful make-up. In short, the white pencil was no longer popular. Like fashion, the world of beauty is an eternal restart. For the past few months, the girls in the wind have confirmed the return of this cult tool. Like Penélope Cruz, the latter use it to enlarge the look but also to “clear up the sometimes red mucous membranes of light eyes”, as Patrick Lorentz, senior make-up artist at Estée Lauder, explained to us. To (re)test!