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Wednesday night was Marvel Studios’ Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Premiered in Hollywood, CA. The film’s ultra-stylish stars walked the red carpet in stunning fits and gorgeous makeup. The big talk of the night was, of course, Rihanna and her new song “Lift Me Up,” the film’s lead single. The song pays homage to the life and legacy of Chadwick Boseman, who died of colon cancer in August 2020.
But while we wait for Ri to drop her highly anticipated new music on Friday, let’s drool over the cast’s purple carpet looks. Of course, that’s not all, but our top looks of the night, people who showed up and brought their A-game – including Rihanna. Also, they carry all the products you can grab to achieve a similar look at home.
Wright stuns with smoky eyes and nude lips by makeup artist Sheika Daley. She prepped the star’s skin with Solawave Light Wand ($147.99 at Amazon) and skincare, then used Lancôme’s Smokey Chic Eye Palette ($42.50 at Nordstrom) and Monsieur Big Mascara ($22.95 at Nordstrom). Her foundation is Armani Luminous Silk Perfect Glow Flawless Oil-Free Foundation in 13 ($69 at Sephora) and her nude lipstick is MAC Lip Pencil in Cork ($22 at Amazon) with Fenty Beauty Gloss Bomb Universal Lip Luminizer in Fenty Glow ( $20 at Sephora). ).
The Lancôme ambassador, of course, wore all of the Lancôme makeup, applied by her longtime makeup artist, Nick Barose. He used the Holiday Beauty Box Limited Edition Eye & Face Palette ($75 at Nordstrom) to create the metallic eye look inspired by “Vibranium” in the Marvel movies and L’Absolu Rouge Lipstick in French Coeur ($32 at Ulta Beauty) for the terracotta lip.
Did you expect Ri to wear anything other than Fenty Beauty? She dazzled in Fenty Skin and makeup, including best-selling products like Pro Filt’r Soft Matte Longwear Liquid Foundation in 330 ($39 at Sephora), Snap Shadows Mix & Match Eyeshadow Palette in Smoky ($28 at Sephora), and Icon Refillable Lipstick in Pose Queen ($20 at Sephora).
We were thrilled to see Gurira with the yet to be released MAC x Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Collection! Makeup artist Tym Buacharern added other MAC favorites, like MACStack Mascara in Black ($28 at Ulta Beauty) and Lip Liner in Chestnut ($21 at Ulta Beauty).
Makeup artist D’Andre Michael gave Bassett a look that screams “majestic glow and raised skin.” He used all of Pat McGrab Labs makeup, including Skin Fetish: Sublime Perfection Foundation in Medium Deep 23 and 24 ($68 at Sephora), Mothership X: Moonlit Seduction Palette ($128 at Sephora), and LiquiLUSTTM: Legendary Wear Matte Lipstick in Divine Nude ($32). at Sephora).
The raised smoky eye. The pink lip. For stunner Tessa Thompson, things are going like a gangster.
Little Marsai Martin is all grown up and showed it off on the purple carpet with a dramatic cat eye and nude lips.
The teal eyeliner on Tran popped beautifully against her yellow dress.
You can always count on Brunson to turn heads. Her cool-toned smoky eye made her eyes pop.
Haus Labs’ “complexion consultant” Rokael did Thorne’s Glam, and she looked stunning in the brand’s Triclone Skin Tech Foundation in shade 470 Medium Deep Cool ($45 at Sephora). For her eyes, he used Hy-Power Pigment Paint in Deep Amethyst Shimmer ($24 at Sephora) for the lids, Optic Intensity Eco Eyeliner in Amethyst Matte ($22 at Sephora) down to the waterline, and Hy-Power Pigment Paint in Black Onyx Matte ($24 at Sephora) for the smoky lash line.
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