Glow! Claire Foy hit the red carpet at the premiere women talk at the Toronto International Film Festival on Tuesday, September 13, shining with an otherworldly glow. actress makeup artist Kelly Cornwelllet Us in the secrets of a magnificent look.
The inspiration was “Classic Hollywood with a modern twist,” admits Cornwell, revealing that the goal was for the 38-year-old Foy to look fresh and radiant.
While the duo was preparing, they “played a lot of 80s music and had a great time,” says the glamor pro, who has worked with the English actress for about seven years. “It’s always fun to get ready and it gives us time to chat and catch up,” she adds. After all, beauty is the best communication experience!
Cornwell set to work on improving the complexion as the foundation of the look. She used all products from CULTURAL London (quite handy for Crown asterisk) and started by applying Underglow shading base with fingers. Then it is “neatly shaded” Super smooth skin blur shade in Warm Fair for areas in need of coverage around the nose, chin and under the eyes.
Better together! For a multi-dimensional radiance of the cheeks, the makeup guru mixed transparent blush in Rose Riot and pure bronze in Sunkissed together before sweeping up the apples, “blending up”. She then added depth to the cheekbones, eye sockets and hairline. Multi Sculpture Palette. Light powdering Silk shine duo in Rose Glow crowned the cheeks.
To create dramatic neutral smoky eyes, she blended Cayenne Pepper and Cocoa Brown from the Multi Icon Eyeshadow Palette all over and in the crease, then swiped icing pencil in quarters per inner corners. Two coats of Triple Threat Mascara add volume to lashes and Eyebrow liquid silk “kept my brows in place to keep them perfect,” says the pro.
Foy’s pouty secret? Cornwell prepared the lips with lip oil and then tapped them. Lip volume gloss in Almost New.
As a final touch, she applied Prep Set Glow to keep her look under the glare of red carpet lights and “gives a nice, dewy finish.”
Foy “loved the finished look,” says Cornwell. Very British scandal the star went to the premiere. But not before her lip hid it. Product in her purse. “It’s a MUST for retouching!”