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If you’re like us, lip gloss is a staple in your makeup bag. Depending on the day or occasion, you might go for a simple clear gloss or something chocolately that glistens against your brown skin. Whatever the event, your lip gloss is always poppin’. And with Sprint rapidly approaching, you’re probably looking for your […]

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Rihanna is assisting the “next wave of content creators” by unveiling the Fenty Beauty TikTok House in Los Angeles, a space they can use to get their ideas off the ground. “We are standing in the official first Fenty Beauty TikTok home,” Rihanna said, Complex reports. “I just wanted to create a platform for the next wave […]

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Forbes has released its World’s Highest-Paid Women in Music of 2019 list 29-year-old Taylor Swifter is the biggest earner, bagging $185 million before taxes between June 2018 and June 2019, according to the magazine. Coming in second is Beyonce with $81 million, which she earned through the On the Run II tour with husband JAY-Z, her Homecoming […]

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You didn’t think Rihanna was going to let us go into the fall without any new Fenty Beauty products did you? While in Vegas at the Sephora Store Leadership Conference, last weekend, the Bad Gal announced the latest addition to her makeup line — the Ultra Fine Brow Pencil & Styler featuring 14 shades dropping […]

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If you thought Fenty Beauty explored all options when it came to being an inclusive brand, think again. The company is being accused of “intentional discrimination” when it comes to the accessibility of their e-commerce website and the visually impaired community. The lawsuit, filed by Beatrix Gutierrez in Los Angeles, California, states that the screen-reading technology, […]

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NEW YORK (AP) — Sephora is closing its U.S. stores for an hour Wednesday morning to host “inclusion workshops” for its 16,000 employees, just over a month after R&B star SZA said she had security called on her while shopping at a store in California. The beauty retailer said the training had been in development […]

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Sza was shopping at a Sephora in Calabasas when an associate she labeled “Sephora Sally” reportedly called security on her because she thought she was stealing. “Lmao Sandy Sephora location 614 Calabasas called security to make sure I wasn’t stealing,” SZA tweeted. “We had a long talk. U have a blessed day Sandy.” https://twitter.com/sza/status/1123409749112807424 https://twitter.com/sza/status/1123412731179126784?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1123412731179126784&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.complex.com%2Fmusic%2F2019%2F05%2Fsza-says-sephora-called-security-on-her-because-they-thought-she-was-stealing […]

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Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty has pulled a highlighter from its collection after many slammed its name as racist and offensive. The controversy began last week when the makeup brand announced that it would be launching a red highlighter called “Geisha Chic,” as part of its latest lineup of Killawatt highlighters. The backlash over “Geisha Chic” lit up […]

One year ago Rihanna released Fenty Beauty with an all-inclusive campaign and 40 shades of foundation. Now, beauty brands don’t dare release new foundation without a wide range of colors.  To honor the bad gal’s incredible influence, Allure magazine placed her on the cover of their October Best of Beauty issue,   Allure included five open letters […]