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Recreate Janelle Monae’s BET Red Carpet Look

The always flawless Janelle Monae rocked her famous coif, red lip and signature black and white ensemble at the BET Awards this past weekend and we couldn't take our eyes off her. The CoverGirl's bronze eyes and ruby lip looked amazing against her beautiful skin and makeup artist Saisha Beecham is to thank. "Not only am I Janelle Monáe's makeup artist but I am also a huge fan!" said Saisha. "So, I was inspired by the look we did for her album packaging for her BET Awards look. We love to stay true to who she really is and that means natural beauty and showcasing her flawless skin!" Read on to get the full scoop on Janelle's all-CoverGirl look.

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  • Recreate Janelle Monae’s BET Red Carpet Look

    Foundation

    "This foundation always gives her that clean fresh face that we need to keep her looking like herself," said Saisha.
    $7.79
  • Recreate Janelle Monae’s BET Red Carpet Look

    Eyeshadow

    "The most fun part of Janelle's makeup application for me is her eyes! I'm in love with COVERGIRL's new Flamed Out collection. I started by patting Melted Caramel over her entire lid."
    $3.99
  • Recreate Janelle Monae’s BET Red Carpet Look

    Eyeshadow

    "In her crease, I glided on Smoky ShadowBlast in Bronze Fire. I just adore how blendable the Smoky Shadow Blasts are," she added.
    $7.89
  • Recreate Janelle Monae’s BET Red Carpet Look

    Eyeliner

    "I defined the eye with a clean line of Ink It! By Perfect Point Plus Eyeliner in Black Ink across the top lash line and brought it out into a sexy subtle wing."
    $5.99
  • Recreate Janelle Monae’s BET Red Carpet Look

    Mascara

    "For that fire we needed on the eyes, I chose to go with Flamed Out Water Resistant Mascara in Black Blaze," said Saisha. "It gave so much definition to her eyes and really made them pop!"
    $5.99
  • Recreate Janelle Monae’s BET Red Carpet Look

    Lipstick

    "Finally for lips, I applied a layer of Lipslicks Smoochies in Sweet Tweet (255) all over before adding her signature uber red," said Saisha. "The red lips were the perfect complement to her all white ensemble!"
    $8.29