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Makeup Artist Paul Starr is Dead at 48

Beauty Byte: Paul Starr, Top Makeup Artist, is Dead at 48

Sad news: Paul Starr, the influential makeup artist to celebrities like Angelina Jolie, Madonna and Bjork, was found dead at his Los Angeles apartment Tuesday. Starr was the first in-house makeup artist for Estee Lauder, the founding Beauty Editor of Flaunt magazine, and the author of On Beauty: Conversations with Thirty Celebrated Women (which includes original interviews with Lindsay Lohan, Pam Grier, Britney Spears, and Joni Mitchell, among others). He worked with the best designers, directors and photographers in the industry. The cause of death has not been determined.

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freidu freidu 8 years
RIP Paul, You were the BEST and always our BRIGHTEST STARR! Always loving, always positive. You brought so much joy to all of us. You will forever be in our hearts, you will always be missed. We are so heartbroken... but what is keeping us going are all the loving and fun times that we shared together. We love you very much. Your loving Ohana
freidu freidu 8 years
RIP Paul,You were the BEST and always our BRIGHTEST STARR!Always loving, always positive. You brought so much joy to all of us.You will forever be in our hearts, you will always be missed.We are so heartbroken... but what is keeping us going are all theloving and fun times that we shared together.We love you very much.Your loving Ohana
xoxoxx xoxoxx 8 years
oh god, Im seriously like..in tears right now. I adored that man. ;-;
brutalcupcake brutalcupcake 8 years
RIP :(
brutalcupcake brutalcupcake 8 years
RIP :(
Bea88 Bea88 8 years
I just turned 48 today and the first thing I found out was my friend and inspiration Paul Starr has gone home. You were one of a kind Paul. Your spirit was gentle, caring, bold, unassuming yet all with great flair. Even though it has been a very long time since I last saw your deft hand and focused eye at work, your success was no surprise and always made me very happy. You will be missed . . . but heaven just got a little more glamorous. Rest in bliss. Love, Bea
Bea88 Bea88 8 years
I just turned 48 today and the first thing I found out was my friend and inspiration Paul Starr has gone home. You were one of a kind Paul. Your spirit was gentle, caring, bold, unassuming yet all with great flair. Even though it has been a very long time since I last saw your deft hand and focused eye at work, your success was no surprise and always made me very happy. You will be missed . . . but heaven just got a little more glamorous. Rest in bliss. Love, Bea
prettypopj prettypopj 8 years
very sad-a true artist x
prettypopj prettypopj 8 years
very sad-a true artist x
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