The California native, 37, arrived at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Monday, September 12, carrying a customized black and white Sergio Hudson robe. The figure-hugging frock highlighted her curves and featured a horny cutout on the bodice. Whereas the comic’s outfit might be remembered perpetually, it was her glam, nevertheless, that stood out to Us.
The Little star regarded like a golden dream because of her make-up artist, Joanna Simkin. Her beat featured a shocking spotlight and a dramatic winged liner. “I used to be impressed each by the geometric sample of her costume and by the truth that she is nominated for her closing Insecure season,” Simkin instructed Us Weekly solely. “I wished her to look timeless [but didn’t want] the look to compete with the costume — however slightly improve how sturdy and highly effective she seems and is.”
To do that, the sweetness guru prepped Rae’s pores and skin with Lancer’s Legacy Eye Treatment, to ensure “Issa’s eyes had been conscious for the purple carpet.” Simkin then hydrated the producer’s face with Lancer’s Legacy Youth Treatment, which retails for a whopping $1,000. The moisturizing didn’t cease there, Simkin additionally utilized Lancer’s Omega Hydrating Oil throughout Rae’s physique.
Subsequent, the portray started. Utilizing all e.l.f. Cosmetics merchandise, Simkin began with the model’s C-Bright Putty Primer. “I all the time love Vitamin C-infused primers and this one actually enhanced Issa’s glow whereas gripping her make-up for all-night put on,” she defined, including: “Primer is vital for award reveals.”
Afterward, the glam skilled went in with e.l.f.’s new Halo Glow Liquid Filter, which launched this yr and went viral on TikTok, in shade 8 wealthy. The product gives a shimmery however delicate shine that may be captured on digicam. Simkin then used the road’s Bite-Size Eyeshadow in Truffles, which comes with a budget-friendly $3 price ticket. “The 2 impartial shades contoured Issa’s eyes, whereas the graceful black created a gorgeous smokey and outlined wing.”
As for the way followers can recreate Rae’s have a look at residence, Simkin mentioned: “Be sure to damp your sponge earlier than making use of basis.” She defined that the sponge will assist so that you don’t “absorb an excessive amount of product and the moisture will enable the sponge to bounce on the pores and skin and create a seamless end.”
Simkin added that when working with the Lovebirds star, she goals to boost her pure magnificence. “Her glow is my primary precedence and utilizing merchandise that improve her stunning pores and skin tone and radiance will all the time be the very first thing I feel via as a substitute of shade matching,” she shared.
Rae’s look was finalized with a bone-straight blunt bob that was delivered to life by superstar hairstylist Felicia Leatherwood.
The actress was nominated for Excellent Lead Actress in a Comedy Sequence for her function as Issa in Insecure, however she misplaced to Hacks star Jean Smart. The collection was additionally nominated for Excellent Cinematography for a Single-Digital camera Sequence and Excellent Single-Digital camera Image Enhancing for a Comedy Sequence.
The present first premiered in 2016 and ran for 5 seasons earlier than ending in 2021. The HBO comedy adopted Rae’s character as she navigated friendships, relationships and profession struggles whereas residing in Los Angeles.