Angela Bassett goes for full-on glam in shimmery eyeshadow and out-to-there lashes.
Selita Ebanks rocks flawlessly defined, lightly filled-in arches.
Jill Scott’s uber-glossy strawberry pout lit up her entire look.
Tamar Braxton turned heads with her frosted pink statement lip.
After taking in Jennifer Hudson’s performance, half of ESSENCE’s staff ran off to score their own cotton candy pink manicures!
Sheer peach gloss, just-pinched cheeks, battable lashes — Naturi Naughton looked adorable! Would you believe she did her own makeup?
Tika Sumpter looked glorious in pale lavender eyeshadow and a frosty, nude lip.
Evelyn Lozada took years off her look with radiant skin and barely-there, high-shine pink lips.
Macy Gray was so on-trend with her matching ocean blue eyeshadow and nail polish.
Cynthia Bailey looked every inch the supermodel in her smokey eyes and cafe au lait gloss.