Intoxicating. Raw. Next Level. Welcome to the world of a grown woman. Beyonce’s surprise album has sent shockwaves throughout the world. She continues to prove that there are no limits to her talent and that no one can define her. Provocative and vulnerable, this album has quickly reached the top of the charts within days of its release. But what makes this album so different from the others?
Beyonce continues to dig deeper and speaks to the souls of women all over the world, relating to their pain, joy, sexuality, confidence, and more…but it is the visual of each song that truly brings this movement to life. See below for our favorite looks from her new album and some quick tips to help you achieve your own “Beyonce” look.
DRUNK IN LOVE
In a collaboration with her husband, Jay Z, Beyonce personifies sex, passion and love in the video “Drunk In Love.” Her look is sultry, alluring and effortless and truly a reflection of the love and desire she feels inside and shares with her husband. To achieve this look, focus on creating a brown/black smoky eye smudged around the rim of each eye, flawless dewy skin, and a nude lip. The products listed below can help you achieve this bombshell look.
Makeup Forever HD Foundation
MAC Marilyn Monroe Smolder Eyeliner
YSL “Rebel Nudes” Glossy Stain
Possibly one of Beyonce’s most sensual songs, yet her video “Blow” pushed the limit and catapulted her lyrics to a whole other level of musical stimulation. Her look in this video was playful and colorful, and to achieve this look, we’ve picked some of our favorite products from Dior, Makeup Forever and Smashbox. To re-create this vibrant look, focus on lining the eyes with a pop of color, coloring the cheek with a kiss of pink, and painting your pout with your favorite shade of red.
Dior Rouge – Ara Red
Makeup Forever “Aqua”
Smashbox Blush Rush
Beyonce pays homage to icon Madonna’s “Erotica” and “Justify Your Love” in her “Haunted” video. In her short finger wave do, along with her tuxedo suit, Beyonce channels the Material Girl as she strolls through long corridors in a mansion with eerie individuals luring her into each room. Her look – similar to Madonna’s – is a dark lip and dark eyes…reminiscent of a darker era. Use the products below to achieve this “vampy” look.
MAC Dark Deed Venomous Villians
Bobbi Brown Black Pearl Eye Palette
Queen B is naturally beautiful, which is why our favorite look is her all natural and exuding confidence. Beyonce definitely takes care of skin, and it is evident in how she just illuminates radiance in her natural state. Below are some products to help you achieve the same “golden” glow.
MAC “Prep & Prime”
MAC “Lust” Mineralized Skin
Benefit Cosmetics “High Beam”
by Elizabette Quezada
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