Lupita Nyong’o and her Radiant Skin


People Magazine’s “Most Beautiful” 2014 has just been announced and the winner is … Lupita Nyong’o! Celebrity aesthetician Maria Lekkakos shared her tips on how to how to achieve the look of Lupita’s glowing, flawless skin:

Radiant skin

To achieve natural, radiant skin, it is important to stay true to a skin care routine. This is made easy by using Mary Kay’s Botanical Effects™ product line. This simple, four-step skincare regimen can be personalized to every skin type with the three formulas for Dry, Normal and Oily skin.

o   Botanical Effects™ Cleanse: Using lukewarm water, apply cleanser with fingertips, rotating and massaging, to remove impurities and dirt.

o   Botanical Effects™ Mask: Apply a quarter-size of the Mask to the neck, face and décolleté and massage the face to improve circulation and muscle tone.

o   Botanical Effects™ Freshen: Apply to face and neck with cotton ball, avoiding eye and mouth areas.

o   Botanical Effects™ Hydrate: Use a nickel-size amount and smooth on a clean face, neck and décolleté using upward strokes.

A touch of color

To achieve Lupita’s natural look, coat the lashes with Mary Kay Lash Love Lengthening Mascara in Black for long, dramatic lashes. Lightly dust the face with Mary Kay Translucent Loose Powder to keep shine at bay. Finally, apply Mary Kay NouriShine Plus Lip Gloss in Rock ‘n’ Red to create Lupita’s pop-of-color pout!