Monday, June 30, 2008

Yummy411: Alicia Keys Makeup at the BET Awards Show!


Just about all of the celebs that came out for the BET Awards show looked stunning with flawless makeup and awesome wardrobes. One person that I keep on my radar at all times is Alicia Keys. With natural, radiant beauty, makeup on her is easy, I'm sure. However, it's still nice to know what products her makeup artist Ashunta Sheriff used in hopes of being as beautiful as A. Keys!
Ashunta tells us:

"We were channeling Carrie from Sex & the City from head to toe. I wanted clean yet a touch of funk to go with the downtown soho chic look.

Face:
· I used Cover Girl Queen Collection Mineral Bronzer (*more on this to come!*) to enrich her naturally tan skin and the mineral pressed powder to set her makeup.

· Dior Pro Cheeks in Hip Peach

Nails:
· Giorgio Armani Fluid Shine #3

Eyes:
· I added a little dazzle in her eyes with Shu Uemura Luxe Black False lashes with Urban Decay glitter eyeliner in Metal Head for eye poppin' fun

· Cover Girl Volume Exact Mascara in Black because the brush is so amazing it gets each and every lash.

Skin:
· Her body was adorned with Makeup Forever Diamond Cream in Gold"
Thanks Samara!!

13 comments:

Dominican Enigma said...

I always tell people, if you can go to any concert, go to hers. her singing will make you cry. Her voice is sooooooooo beautiful, and so is she!

MakeupByRenRen said...

wow i can't believe she used all that covergirl...hmmm i need to stock up on some of the queen collection for my kit!

Nikki said...

she looks bold and bronzed. i'm really surprised you can achieve that with CoverGirl. that's pretty awesome. cool post! did you try this look? are you going to post pictures? you should :)

yummy411 said...

@ dominican enigma: omg i would love to go to her concert... but she came to my area and wanted to blow beyonce out of the water with the ticket prices =(

@ makeupbyrenren: i'm so excited about the new queen collection!

@ nikki: i haven't tried it, but maybe i can try it soon! i need the products first =)

PBW said...

I read about Dior Pro Cheeks blush in a magazine a few weeks ago. Definitely going to check it out next time I'm in Sephora.

Thanks for the scoop!

Brown Girl Gumbo said...

She looked great!!

I want to try that Dior Pro Cheeks!

Thanks for giving us Alicia's makeup 411! :-)

BabyDoll said...

That make up forever diamond cream is the truth because Alicia's skin is gorgeous and so golden! I want to try some so that I can be bronzed to the gods! LOL! Thanks for letting us in on her secrets Yummy!

Yannize said...

YUMMY! I have been trying to figure out what body bronzer AK uses forever! Thank you...now Im buying out the stock!

yummy411 said...

@ pbw: i know.. i'll have to check out the blushes as well!

@ brown girl gumbo: hey bgg! how's it going? no prob! can you score an interview with ashunta sheriff? ;)

@ baby doll: i can't wait to check it out either!

@ yannize: good stuff! i hope you like it!

(g)ezebel said...

wow. all her stuff used is very affordable!!

Anonymous said...

hey,
can you find out what jennifer hudson have on her face(makeup) at the b.e.t award show?

yummy411 said...

@ (g): yeh i'm excited to try some of the products!

@ anon: i'll look around and see what i can find!

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