If you're a lover of cosmetics and/or celebrity style, then I'm sure you've noticed the amazing looks that Rihanna has been sporting in recent years.
Whether is bold lashes, hard-edged cat eyes, futuristic bright colors, purple lips, hot pink eye liner, or a beautiful nude beachy glow she's sporting, celebrity makeup artist, Mylah Morales is responsible.
I'm pleased to present my exclusive interview with this very talented, forward-thinking makeup artist.
Mylah currently works with Rihanna and has also worked with other beautiful, glamorous names in the music industry, such as Jordin Sparks and Leona Lewis. She's created the looks for Gucci and Cover Girl advertising campaigns, as well as editorial shoots for Elle Magazine, People Magazine, Giant Magazine, Entertainment Weekly, Essence Magazine and many more.
The super busy Mylah was nice enough to take some time out of her very schedule (she's frequently crisscrossing the world/country with Rihanna after all!), to talk to me about some of the beauty products she uses on Rihanna, favorite products, and what it really takes to work with one of the biggest music stars in the world! - RLB
-->RLB: How long have you been working with Rihanna.
MM: I have been with Rihanna since day one of her career.
MM: As a Glam team we collaborate as on her look depending on the event video, photo shoot ,red carpet the process takes 2 to 3 hours. While traveling l base her look on the the type of shoot we are doing whether it is Paris fashion week or a Photo shoot in Berlin for her album packaging it varies based on given occasion. We like to play with color or just go really natural...
MM: Paris Fashion week: the looks were based on the type of fashion show she attended and what she was wearing. My must have's for her were:
MM: Favorite look I have given her? There are so many to choose from I love them all! (Take a look at some of Mylah's recent work here in this feature).
MM: Being Rihanna's makeup artist, (and any other artists I work with), It's important for me to be very comfortable with choices I make. I have make them know what to expect and feel safe with my choices - and trust that I will do my best to give make them beautiful!
MM: As a matter of fact I do! There is a Beauty and life style Blog to come, a makeup line and....