Lupita Nyong’o has been dishing up on her beauty secrets. The Kenyan actress is constantly a stunner on the red carpet with her outfits and her makeup – it’s no wonder that Magazines want her on their cover while also digging into her beauty tips.
The 12 Years A Slave actress was featured in Glamour Magazine’s beauty pages recently and has now been featured in Essence Magazine”S March 2014 issue in a spread titled “The Perfect Canvas”.
Essence Magazine’s editor-in-chief Vanessa K. Bush states “Lupita is definitely Hollywood’s ‘it’ girl this season! She’s such a flawless beauty, so who better to share tips on how to achieve the hottest spring makeup trends with our readers? ESSENCE is also extremely excited to honor her during our upcoming Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon.”
Lupita On Cutting Her Hair: I didn’t always wear my hair short. In my adolescence I always had long hair and it was relaxed. After the age of 19 I just got really feed up with going to the salon and it taking so much effort to look presentable before you leave the house. So one day I decided to cut it off and my mother was unamused. But she came around.
Lupita Nyong’o also covers the March issue of Essence Magazine alongside Oprah Winfrey, Forrest Whitaker, Michael B. Jordan and more. Check it out here