Her Exact Look: Jill Scott’s Curly Bob at “Get On Up” NYC Premiere

On the heels of her "The Beauty &  The Brand" brunch (which I, unfortunately, could not attend), Motions celebrity hairstylist Ursula Stephens created a curly, sexy look for singer Jill Scott for her appearance at the "Get On Up" world premiere in NYC at the Apollo Theater on Monday evening. "We were going for a very … Continue reading Her Exact Look: Jill Scott’s Curly Bob at “Get On Up” NYC Premiere

Her Exact Look: Uzo Aduba’s White House Makeup

Uzo Aduba by Jessica Smalls: Alter Ego Lashes, Black Opal Beauty, Damone Roberts, and MAC Cosmetics Celebrity makeup artist Jessica Smalls did a glam slam on "Orange Is the New Black" star Uzo Aduba. She was unrecognizable in a sleek and smooth lob, highlighted skin and glossy magenta lips. I'd love to see Suzanne (bka Crazy Eyes) take the … Continue reading Her Exact Look: Uzo Aduba’s White House Makeup

Kelly Rowland X-Factor Makeup: Exact Products to Get Her Look

Loved Kelly Rowland X-Factor makeup? Read on! In memoriam, I am doing a tribute to all the hair and makeup looks Kelly Rowland’s glam team created for the chanteuse during the X-Factor three-season run. With makeup by Sheika Daley and hair by Cesar Ramirez and Crystal Oliver, here are 13 of Rowland’s most riveting beauty looks: Koh … Continue reading Kelly Rowland X-Factor Makeup: Exact Products to Get Her Look

Black Celebrity Beauty ID: Sephora Collection

Maybe she's born with it...maybe she's wearing Sephora Collection. Wondering who wears products from the famed Parisian beauty giant? You might just be surprised! The following black female celebrities have worn items from Sephora's in-house collection: Sephora Collection: Keri Hilson in Ultra Shine Lip Gloss in Shiny Perfect Nude Celebrity makeup artist Gaby Ramos Torell … Continue reading Black Celebrity Beauty ID: Sephora Collection

Color Story: Garcelle Beauvais’s Disco Makeup

Celebrity makeup artist Troy Jensen (one of my faves) recently shared his take on Saturday Night Fever by tapping actress Garcelle Beauvais to be his "Disco Muse." Drawing inspiration from 70's goddess Donna Summer, Jensen transformed Beauvais with dramatic black eyes and glossy bold lips. Her makeup palette is as follows: Jensen "blended shades of … Continue reading Color Story: Garcelle Beauvais’s Disco Makeup

Color Story: Rihanna’s Hottest Red Eyeshadow Looks

With crimson ruling as the calling card of the fearless (or freaky, depending on who you ask) on the runways, it's no wonder why we're not owning "Little Red Riding Eyes" this season. Sure, we'll rock the hell out of a crisp, matte Ruby Woo'd pout, but sporting hot flashes as eyeshadow or eyeliner? Leave that … Continue reading Color Story: Rihanna’s Hottest Red Eyeshadow Looks