Top 10: Beauty Moments of the Week, 3/23/2012

Top 10: Beauty Moments of the Week, 3/23/2012
ESSENCE.COM Mar, 22, 2012

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Where: Narita International Airport in Narita, Japan.


Why: Minaj may be a little out there, but we love her candy pink lips and daring eyelashes nonetheless. Add a touch of pink to your pout with Nicki’s own VIVA GLAM Nicki Lipstick.

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Where: The Greenwich Hotel in New York City.


Why: Solange’s vivid coral lipstick and creamy orange blush make this look perfect for the first week of Spring. One our favorite coral lip shades is Tropica by Black Opal.

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Where: The Giorgio Armani & The Cinema Society screening of Intruders at the Tribeca Grand Hotel.


Why: Roy stepped out in her trademark sharp brows and kohl-rimmed eyes paired with a mauve lip gloss. Swipe on bareMinerals’ Marvelous Moxie Lip Gloss in Maverick for a similar look.

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Where: The Touch premiere at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City.


Why: A matte red lip and subtle black eyeliner are right on trend for this season. One of our top picks for red lips is Stila’s Long-Wear Lip Color in Fiery.

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Where: BET’s Celebration of Gospel at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles.


Why: A glossy pink lip and impossibly sexy lashes make for a stunning daytime look. We love Maybelline’s Expert Lash False Eyelashes for times that call for a massive lash boost.

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Where: The Not Alone Foundation Second Biennial Diamond Awards at Morehouse College’s Ray Charles Performing Arts Center in Atlanta.


Why: McCoy is yet another star who flaunted a red lip this week. Her sculpted brows and glowing cheeks top off the look. Get full, defined brows by filling yours in with MAC’s self-sharpening Brow Pencil.

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Where: BET’s Celebration of Gospel at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles.


Why: We adore Williams’ high-shine pout and contoured bronze and copper eyeshadow. We love Lancome’s Color Design Shadow Palette in Bronze Amour for a graduated bronze eyeshadow look.

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Where: Legendary Damon’s “Studio 54” Birthday Bash hosted by Rémy Martin V at Marquee in New York City.


Why: Sumpter opted for a party-perfect look complete with strong blush, a gold and gray smoky eye and matte mauve lipstick. Create a subtle smoky eye with Urban Decay’s Eye Shadow in Oil Slick.

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Where: Montage Hotel in Los Angeles.


Why: This good girl gone bad made a standout statement in the most decadent red lips of the week. MAC’s Ruby Woo is the ultimate red that will never let you down.

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Where: The Not Alone Foundation’s Second Biennial Diamond Awards at Morehouse College’s Ray Charles Performing Arts Center in Atlanta.


Why: What’s not to love about Bailey’s smoked-out eyes and high-shine lips? Try L’Oreal’s Studio Quad Eye Shadow in Blackened Smokes for a go-there smoky eye of your own.