Michael Ashton, longtime makeup artist to Adele, opened up to The Cut about some of his stage secrets. One which caught our eye involved eyeshadow primer. Eyeshadow primer is intended to prevent powder and cream shadows from pilling and creasing, locking in color up to twelve hours. “Dusting powder on top of concealer can cause creasing,” he explains. “Prepping concealer with a primer first does not.” Ashton regularly dabs the primer underneath the eyes — favoring Marc Jacobs Beauty Under(cover) Perfecting Coconut Eye Primer — prior to applying concealer. Not only does it make the cosmetic last longer, but the coconut oil transforms the concealer’s texture into a creamy confection.
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Sunday night brought out some of the recording industry’s biggest divas for the 59th Grammy Awards at the Los Angeles Staples Center. The red carpet shone with unforgettable looks, including those worn (from left to right) by Katy Perry in Tom Ford, Lady Gaga in Brandon Maxwell, Rihanna in Armani Privé, Adele in Givenchy, and Jennifer Lopez in Ralph & Russo Couture.
She recently admitted to putting on 30lbs and now Lady Gaga has weighed in on the body image debate. In an interview with Stylist magazine the singer speaks out after hitting headlines because of her weight gain and asked why people didn’t target British singer Adele. Speaking to the magazine she said: ‘Adele is bigger than me, how come nobody says anything about it? She’s so wonderful and I think her confidence is something I have to match. She has set the bar very high for a lot of women. Read more.