Look flat our fabulous with Pride’s pick of bold lips colour.
Make up: Tinu Benson using Dermalogica and MAC Cosmetics
Photography: Abi Oshodi
Hair: Avos Hair
Model: Dani Babycham
Welcome the month in with a bang with a glossy blue pout and soft grey eyes. Get this look by prepping the skin with Smashbox Photo Finish Foundation Primer (£25), which creates the ideal skin canvas by reducing pore sizes, and giving skin a velvety smooth finish. Follow this with black Up Paris Matifying Foundation (£27) and buff in with a foundation brush. On eyes apply Bobbi Brown Eye Shadow in Steel (£17) a dark grey with subtle and eye popping in equal measures. Finally on lips apply Illamasqua Apocalips (£16.50), this teal coloured lipstick has amazing pigment and add a little clear gloss to really packs a punch.
Fresh as a Daisy
Create a pretty barley there make up look by softly defining brows with Urban Decay Brown Box in Brown Super (£19) and then clean around the edges with a liquid concealer. Buff in Clinique All About Shadow Singles in Blushed (£16) over the lid and define with a liquid liner from Maxfactor (£6.99). Add a white pencil to the lower lash line to open eyes. While Sleek Matte Me in Petal (£4.99) will give even two-toned lips a soft pink finish.
A soft berry red with a pink tint is the spring version of the popular deep winter berry look. Start by lining lips with MAC lip liner in Beet (£12) and apply Nars Satin lipstick in Afghan Red (£18.50), bloat with tissue and apply delicately on top.
When the sun is shining, pink is an amazing hue for black women to wear as it radiates health and femininity. Smear a bold pink like MAC Girl About Town (£15) and add some clear gloss for a super shine effect. On cheeks add a single sweep of black Up Paris Blush in 01 (£19) and smudge Rimmel Kohl Liner (£3.99) along the water liner with your finger.