Shine on! Claire FoyFor the premiere of, hit the red carpet Women TalkingOn Tuesday, September 13, Kelly Cornwell, the actress’ makeup pro, was glowing with a radiant glow. The actress’ makeup pro, Kelly Cornwell, let UseLearn the secrets to a beautiful look.
The inspiration was “Classic Hollywood with a modern twist,” Cornwell confides, sharing that the aim was to make Foy, 38, appear fresh and glowing.
While the duo prepped, they “played a lot of ‘80s music and had a blast,” reveals the glam pro, who has worked with the English actress for about seven years. “It’s always fun getting ready and it gives us time to chat and catch up,” she adds. Beauty is the best bonding experience.
Cornwell began to improve the complexion, which was the foundation of the look. Cornwell used all products from ICONIC London (quite appropriate). The CrownStar) and began by applying Underglow Blurring Primer Base with her fingers. Next, she “gently blended” Super Smoother Blurring Skin Tint in shade Warm Fair “to areas that needed coverage” around t he nose chin and under eyes.
Better together! For multi-dimensional radiant cheeks, the makeup guru blended Sheer Blush in Rose Riot and Sheer Bronze in Sunkissed together before sweeping on apples, “blending upwards.” She then added depth to the hollow of the cheeks, eye sockets and around the hairline with the Multi Sculpting Palette. The cheeks were finished with a light dusting Rose Glow Silk Glow Duo.
To create a bold, neutral smokey eye, she mixed Cayenne Pepper with Cocoa Brown from Multi Icon Eyeshadow Palette. She then swiped Glaze Crayon Quarts on the crease. Inner corners. Two coats of Triple Threat Mascara boosted lashes, while Liquid Brow Silk “kept brows in place to keep them perfect,” the pro says.
The secret to Foy’s sumptuous pout? Cornwell prepared the lips with lip oil. Then, he applied Lip Plumping Gloss In Nearly New.
For the final touch, she spritzed Prep Set Glow to make the look last through the hot lights on the red carpet and to “give a beautiful, dewy finish.”
Foy “loved the finished look,” Cornwell reveals After toasting with a glass of champagne, the A Very British ScandalStar was already at the premiere. Her pro had a lip. Her purse contained the product. “This is a MUST for touch ups!”