Marjorie Harvey’s Exact Steve Harvey Show Makeup

Did you catch Marjorie and Lori Harvey on The Steve Harvey Show today? I just happened to catch the latest episode while getting my gel nails filled. The mom-daughter duo embarked on a 21-day fitness transformation with another mother-daughter team: Ellen and Lana Ector of Gymnastics Fitness. Marjorie opted for a Gucci Resort 2016 Chantilly-Lace Embroidered Dress to … Continue reading Marjorie Harvey’s Exact Steve Harvey Show Makeup

Angela Bassett’s Exact 2014 Emmys Makeup

Late last night, I shot my first email to celebrity makeup artist D'Andre Michael. I followed him months ago after learning he does makeup for Mary J. Blige, Garcelle Beauvais, Queen Latifah and many more of our favorite celebrities. I saw a behind-the-scenes snap of him touching up Angela Bassett on Instagram (@dandremichael) and was compelled to … Continue reading Angela Bassett’s Exact 2014 Emmys Makeup

Her Exact Look: Viola Davis’s 2014 Emmys Makeup

I haven't had a Viola Davis beauty breakdown since 2009 - Get Her Exact Look: Viola Davis's 2009 SAG Awards Makeup - so I was beyond giddy when I scrolled through my newsfeed this morning. Celebrity makeup artist Autumn Moultrie so graciously posted Viola's complete Emmys beauty breakdown. Now, I am about to share the … Continue reading Her Exact Look: Viola Davis’s 2014 Emmys Makeup

Kerry Washington’s Exact 2014 Emmys Makeup

Kerry Washington by Carola Gonzalez: Neutrogena, Kevyn Aucoin and Dior skin.  Kerry's skin is always exalted as "naturally flawless" so I'll continue with the accolades. I'm sure Gonzalez followed a similar regimen in preparing Kerry for this year's Emmys: Prep the skin with Neutrogena Visibly Even Moisturizer to even out her skin tone, apply foundation where needed (Kerry usually wears … Continue reading Kerry Washington’s Exact 2014 Emmys Makeup

Her Vanity: Angela Bassett For Violet Grey

Recently, the incomparable Angela Bassett sat down with "the industry's beauty edit" Violet Grey to slay in lingerie (which was surprisingly not credited in the feature) while revealing her beauty secrets and the art of working the red carpet. Last year, she completely revitalized my Wednesday nights through her portrayal of Marie Laveau on American … Continue reading Her Vanity: Angela Bassett For Violet Grey

Li Bingbing Vampy Lip in Transformers

A Blaq Vixen Beauty exclusive: how to get Li Bingbing vampy lip from Transformers: Age of Extinction There's nothing like a good vampy lip, no? Did you love the blackened burgundy pout Li Bingbing wore in Transformers: Age of Extinction. Her lipstick and her inky-black feathered gaze (the eyeliner is Marc Jacobs Magic Marc'er Precision Pen in Blacquer) inspired … Continue reading Li Bingbing Vampy Lip in Transformers

Her Exact Look: Keri Hilson’s Think Like a Man Too Makeup

Keri Hilson by Gaby Ramos Torrell: Giorgio Armani, Kevyn Aucoin, Make Up For Ever, MAC Cosmetics, Makeup Designory (MUD) and Ardell Lashes Say what you will but Keri Hilson is such a gorgeous woman! For the LA premiere of "Think Like a Man Too," the singer/songwriter tapped her glam squad to beautify her for the … Continue reading Her Exact Look: Keri Hilson’s Think Like a Man Too Makeup