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Rihanna’s Make Up Artist Mylah Morales reveals the products used during her photoshoot for Rolling Stone Magazine:
Rihanna’s long time friend and make up artist, Mylah Morales, put her skills to work for Rihanna’s spread in Rolling Stone Magazine. Rihanna snagged the cover of Rolling Stone’s January 2013 Issue. During the exciting unravel of the photos in this spread, we revealed to you the details on each outfit she wore for the shoot. If you missed the Fashion Recap, visit our post (here). Now, we will be highlighting another aspect of this shoot — THE MAKE UP. Without further ado, let’s get into the make up behind Rihanna’s Rolling Stone editorial.
Mylah Morales used a host of healthy make up products that not only made Rihanna’s natural beauty shine through, but protected her skin as well. We will discuss each product used with a brief description of it’s uses and benefits. After reading up on each product you can purchase them from the chart we have set up below.
• Koh Gen Do Macro Vintage Eye Gel ($90.00)
With texture that’s as light as air, this eye gel melts into the skin with ease, rejuvenating and clarifying the skin. Relieving eye-stress and reducing fine lines, it targets those areas that quickly yield to stress and exhaustion resulting in a conditioning and brightening of the eyes.
• Koh Gen Do Oriental Plants Emollient Cream ($123.00)
This is a botanically enriched emollient to nourish and protect the skin from environmental stress. This moisturizer protects the skin from dryness with a rich and nourishing veil. The formula contains vitamin A (carrot extracts) that serves as an emollient as well as 36 botanical extracts that leave the skin feeling smooth and looking radiant.
• NARS Color Glow Foundation ($44.00)
This product is a glowing, satin-finish foundation with sheer and build-able coverage that is suitable for all skin types. This Sheer Glow Foundation enhances, without masking, your overall natural complexion. The weightless formula hydrates the skin while complexion brightening properties improve skin brightness, radiance, and texture, leaving skin with a luminous, sensual glow.
• Clé de Peau Beauté Concealer ($70.00)
A perennial makeup-artist favorite, Clé de Peau Beauté concealer is highly editorialized and continues to win major awards year after year. This product is enhanced with Revitalizing Moisture Complex to lock in moisture and smooth out texture. It blends sublimely to expertly conceal dark circles, spots and imperfections. Along with that, its high-performance powders ensure flawless skin in any light, providing maximum coverage with a smooth, even finish that does not crease.
• NARS Lamu The Multiple ($39.00)
For someone on the go, much like Rihanna, the Multiple is the best product to use. It has a very velvety and transparent texture that make you look great in under 3 minutes! Its unique creamy formula and sheer color blends effortlessly create shimmering contours, accents and dynamic highlights on all skin tones.
• Koh Gen Do Natural Lighting Powder ($42.00)
This ultra-fine pearl powder formula covers pores, balances your skin, and sets the foundation. Maifanshi Natural Lighting Powder camouflages uneven skin-tones. The soft, refined pearls diffuse light to cover pores and balance skin surfaces for a natural, luminescent glow.
• Anastasia Brow Powder ($23.00)
This is a two-shade compact that creates a natural brow. Anastasia’s best-selling Brow Powder Duo is lightweight, and has a sheer to medium coverage formula designed to be smudge-proof and comes with two shades per compact to ensure the perfect brow color.
• NARS Hollywoodland Soft Touch Shadow Pencil ($24.00)
This Soft Touch Shadow Pencil provides smooth, long-wearing eye color with easy application. It can be used for shading the lid, smudging along the lash line, or highlighting the brow bone or inner corner of the eye. It can be easily blended, making it the ideal base for layering with a powder shadow for increased color intensity.
• NARS Sophia Eyeshadow ($24.00)
Matte eyeshadows are great for helping define the eye. This eyeshadow features true color application, it can be applied dry or with a dampened brush for heightened intensity, and is completely multi-functional for shading, lining and brow color.
• Kevyn Aucoin Basic Brown Liner ($24.00)
The Eye Pencil Primatif is formulated with silkening nylon-12 and botanically-derived waxes for soft, easy to apply shades. At one end, you’ll find a velvety, sharp tip for lining the eyelid, lower lid or waterline. At the other end, you’ll find a slightly tapered smudging tip for creating a sexy, smoky look. Snag and skip-free, The Eye Pencil Primatif is the perfect tool for creating awe-worthy eyes.
• Ardell Double Up Lashes 202 ($7.99)
Double Up Lashes have twice the amount lashes for a more dramatic look. Double layer style gives you a fuller, thicker look. These lashes are also reusable. Each lash strip is knotted and feathered by hand to achieve the highest quality.
• Illamasqua Tweak Blush ($28.00)
Illuminate, radiate, and make your face come alive with the color and drama of Illamasqua Powder Blush. Color-intense and highly pigmented, you can use it to shade, brighten, enhance and define the shape of your face. This formulation can provide up to four to five variations of the same shade depending on how lightly or intensely it is applied. You can use it wet for a bolder color pay-off, and it can also double up as an eye shadow. You may also apply using the Blusher Brush for color on the center of the cheeks, or using the angled Blusher Brush for more definition and contouring.
• Bobbi Brown Bronzing Powder ($38.00)
This soft matte, silky-smooth bronzer instantly gives skin the look of a natural tan. Bobbi suggests using Bronzing Powder year round to get a sun-kissed look. Bobbi also recommends applying this product with the Bronzer Brush that is sold separately.
• Tom Ford Blush Nude Lipstick ($49.00)
To Tom Ford, there is no more dramatic accessory than a perfect lip. It is the focus of the face and it has the power to define a woman’s whole look. Each Lip Color is Tom Ford’s modern ideal of an essential makeup shade. Rare and exotic ingredients including soja seed extract, Brazilian murumuru butter and chamomile flower oil create an ultra-creamy texture with an incredibly smooth application. Specially treated color pigments are blended to deliver pure color with just the right balance of luminosity.
• Revlon Nude Attitude Lipstick ($6.99)
The Nude Attitude lipstick features s suede-like cushion and provides maximum color! This product glides across lips without any drag, cakiness or resistance. As an added plus, it does not feel dry upon application.
• NYC Bronzer in Sunny 720 ($2.79)
This product gives you a sun-kissed look year round without the damaging effects of the sun. It glides easily for a sheer effect, adding a tanned look in seconds. This bronzer can be worn alone or over makeup. It is made up of a blend of micronized pigments and silica for smooth application, Kaolin to minimize pores and lines, along with natural mineral powders.
• NYX Desert Rose Blush ($5.00)
NYX’s pressed powder blush delivers sheer, silky color that glides on, blends beautifully and creates a natural glow. The formula is richly pigmented and lasts for hours. This product is also available in a wide variety of colors!
• Rimmel London Scandal Eyes Waterproof Brown Kohl Liner ($4.49)
Scandal Eyes Waterproof Kohl Eyeliner by Rimmer London gives instant color impact with its high intensity pigments. The ultra smooth & creamy formula glides on easily. It is also smudge-proof and waterproof.
• NYX Jumbo Eye-pencil in Iced Mocha ($4.50)
NYX Cosmetics Top-Selling Jumbo Eye Pencil features a creamy, non-crease formula that glides on smoothly and can be used as both an eye shadow and an eye liner. It contains mineral oils and a powder formula. As an added benefit, the pencils don’t dry out eyes.
• Cover Girl Trublend Naturally Luminous Loose Powder ($9.99)
Cover Girl’s Tru Blend is a light, finely milled, loose powder that is enriched with natural minerals. The product features a shaker-top jar for easy application. You can use it alone or over liquid makeup for a natural healthy looking glow!
• Sonia Kashuk Chic Luminosity Highlighter Stick ($10.99)
This multi-tasking radiance booster delivers the ultimate touch of glow to cheeks and eyes. The creamy, pearl-infused formula housed in a portable stick creates an illuminated effect, making it easy to selectively highlight features or add a healthy glow to bare skin. Triglycerides ensure that the stick blends smoothly and adheres perfectly and comfortably to the skin for a long lasting, brilliant shimmer effect.
• L’Oreal True Match Lumi Foundation ($12.95)
Lumi Healthy Luminous Makeup combines 3 powerful ingredients that work to improve your complexion the more you wear them. It contains 40% pure water for all-day hydration, along with antioxidants and Vitamins C and E for improved clarity and skin tone. This product instantly illuminates the skin. After one months’ usage you will find that your skin is not only more luminous, but also clearer and healthier.
Take a look at the products we just discussed below and purchase them as additions to your make-up repertoire by clicking each photo: