By Erica Metzger
As your eyelid skin loses elasticity, it gets a little crepey-slash-droopy. Eyeshadow actually helps: A golden vanilla or peachy beige eyeshadow applied to your lids can give them a little lift. (So what if it's only an illusion? It works.) "Make sure the texture is matte or soft pearl, because anything with shimmer makes criss-cross lines look worse," says Matin Maulawizada, global artistry director of Laura Mercier.
Try: Elizabeth Arden Beautiful Eye Shadow Single in Sandstone, $18.50