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How To Get Gabourey Sidibe's Precious Premiere Makeup

How-To: Gabby Sidibe's Precious Premiere Makeup

Precious is getting all kinds of rave reviews, as is the performance of actress Gabourey Sidibe, who plays the title character. Last night at the film's premiere, she had the most gorgeous semisheer red lip, and her subtle cat eye liner and luminous makeup were classic Hollywood starlet. To get this glam makeup style, just keep reading.



  • For the shadow, a quad like Estee Lauder's Gold Opulence ($35) has all the colors you need. Start by applying cream shimmer shadow from lash line to brow bone.
  • Then apply golden taupe shadow from lash line to crease. Lightly dust a cranberry shadow from the center of your lid to the outer edges.
  • Then, using a damp brush, use a dark charcoal shadow as a liner to create the cat's eye line on your upper lid.
Lips and cheeks:
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ChanelAddict ChanelAddict 6 years
she looks so good!
ChanelAddict ChanelAddict 6 years
she looks so good!
notoriousmar notoriousmar 6 years
I love her! I can't wait for Precious! Thank you for showing us how to get her stunning look!
details2 details2 6 years
she did an amazing job in Precious - it's a really disturbing movie - but she was great. she looks beautiful. :)
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