Beauty trends this season are all about keeping it natural – minimal and effortless.
That’s right! It’s time to move from the heavy caked-up makeup trends of Instagram and embrace what your mama gave you. However, keeping in mind that we didn’t all wake up like this “flawless,” BlackDoctor.org recently sat down with cosmetics mogul Vera Moore and her daughter Consuella Helms Jeune, a licensed esthetician and National Training Director of Vera Moore Cosmetics, who dished a little guidance for those looking to turn heads.
In the ‘70’s, Moore, who was born to working-class family in Queens, New York, became one of the first Black actresses contracted to a soap opera. For over a decade, the singer and theater actress turned soap opera star portrayed nurse Linda Metcalf on NBC’s “Another World.” Immediately, she was faced with a harsh reality — makeup options available to performers of color were slim.