Lupita Nyong’o for Lancome: See All Her Ads Thus Far

For weeks following the Oscars, legions of Lupita fans waited anxiously for news of the starlet to snag a beauty contract (we’ve been waiting to hear if Nyong’o had any major movie roles lined up, but we’ll gladly have our dessert now before the main course). And thanks to WWD, she has a new role: … Continue reading Lupita Nyong’o for Lancome: See All Her Ads Thus Far

Black Celebrity Beauty ID: Lupita Nyong’o’s Clarins Lip Balm

I love when black actresses share their favorite beauty products...and this year, besides learning about her love for face oils, Lupita Nyong'o revealed her go-to lip balm. Shortly after delivering an eloquent, heart-wrenching speech for her Best Supporting Actress win, Nyong'o found herself badgered by none other than Ellen Degeneres. The Oscar host strolled the … Continue reading Black Celebrity Beauty ID: Lupita Nyong’o’s Clarins Lip Balm

Beauty Items on Sale Now From Ardell, OPI & More

Here are some of my most revered beauty items on sale now this week, in collaboration with ShopStyle, Amazon, and other e-tailers: Beauty Items on Sale: Ardell Lashes Color Impact Lash Demi Wispies in Blue Celebrity makeup artist Nick Barose chatted with Harper's Bazaar about the look he created for actress Lupita Nyong'o at last … Continue reading Beauty Items on Sale Now From Ardell, OPI & More

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

Tika Sumpter’s Exact
 Ride Along Premiere Makeup

Celebrity makeup artist Jessica Smalls beautified The Haves and the Have Nots star Tika Sumpter for her latest movie Ride Along. Sumpter plays Angela, Ice Cube’s sister and Kevin Hart’s fiancé in the movie. She is wearing Tata Harper Repairative Moisturizer, Smashbox Photo Finish Primer, Bobbi Brown Stick Foundation, MAC Sculpting Cream in Richly Honed (discontinued), CoverGirl … Continue reading Tika Sumpter’s Exact
 Ride Along Premiere Makeup

Celebrity Nail ID: Beyonce Wears Tiki Tiki Laranga & Bijules Nail Ring

Mr. and Mrs. Carter visited Club Reign to celebrate with colleagues and champagne while "Drunk In Love" blasted in the background this past evening. Celebrity manicurist Lisa Logan shared on Instagram that Beyoncé wore Gelish Soak-Off Gel Polish in Tiki Tiki Laranga, a cream from their summer 2011 Gelish Neon Rio Collection. This color is very similar to … Continue reading Celebrity Nail ID: Beyonce Wears Tiki Tiki Laranga & Bijules Nail Ring