EMF 2011: Ambush Makeover, Day 3

Our glam squad beauty-fied an audience member!
Welcome to Day Three of ESSENCE Music Festival! To celebrate our last day in New Orleans, we enlisted our celeb glam squad to makeover an unsuspecting festival-goer!

Celeb hairstylist Maisha Teacher and A-list makeup artist Brandy Gomez-Duplessis gave 28-year-old Crystal the red carpet treatment, complete with sparkly black eyeshadow and a tousled, curly updo.

“She has natural hair, so instead of fighting her texture, I added defined curls and cornrows along the sides,” said Teacher. As for Crystal’s sultry eyes, Gomez-Duplessis offered a great stay-put tip for sparkly eyeshadow. “Dab on a bit of clear lipgloss before applying glittery shadow,” she revealed. “It keeps the shimmer from migrating to your cheeks!”