Met Ball 2015 Makeup: Rihanna

Rihanna+China+Through+Looking+Glass+Costume+Q23bjQ10JYJlMylah Morales created Rihanna’s stunning makeup look for last night’s Met Gala. “Our main inspiration for Rihanna’s makeup look came from two particular shoots that played on the  theme of the Gala : a 1958 shoot in Harper’s Bazaar by Richard Avedon featuring his muse the model China Machado, and also the model Fei Fei Sun photographed by Steven Meisel for Vogue Italia, January 2013 issue. I pulled makeup with an Asian-inspired color palette – lots of pinks – and used blush on her eyes and lips. The focus of the look were her very bold brows, and I used both the Diorshow Brow Styler to define and groom as well the new Brow Styler Gel for hold. For her complexion, I used both bronzer and two shades of the liquid foundation to contour and highlight for glowing, beautiful skin in all kinds of light.” Here, the beauty breakdown.

Dior Hydra Life Sérum Sorbet

Dior Dreamskin Perfect Skin Creator

Capture Totale Triple-Correcting Serum Foundation in Rosy Beige #032 & Honey Beige #040

Diorblush Vibrant Color Powder Blush  in Star Fuschia #986

NEW Dior 5 Couleurs Designer Eyeshadow in Nude Pink Design #508  (Launching June 2015 – used shimmery pink shade on apples of cheeks)

Dior Glow Maximizer Light Boosting Primer

Diorskin Nude Air Tan Healthy Glow Sun Powder in Cinnamon #003


Diorshow Art Pen Intense Professional Felt-Tip Eyeliner in Catwalk Black #095

NEW Diorshow Mascara in Pro Black #090 (Launching June 2015)

NEW Dior 5 Couleurs Designer Eyeshadow in Nude Pink Design #508  (Launching June 2015)

Diorblush Vibrant Color Powder Blush in Mimi Bronze #849 (used on eye, in crease)

NEW Diorshow Brow Styler in Universal Dark Brown #002  (New shade, launching June 2015)

NEW Diorshow Brow Styler Gel in Brown #003 (Launching June 2015)


Rouge Dior Contour LipLiner Pencil in Grege #169

Rouge Dior Lipstick in Paname #310

What do you think of this look on Rihanna? And what’s your stance on omelette dress-gate?


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