Get Into Celeb MUA Ashunta Sheriff’s 7-Minute Makeup Routine

Ashunta Sheriff
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While social distancing has put a pause on much of the beauty business, we have seen our fave celebrity hairstylists and makeup artists hit the ‘gram to give us all sorts of tips and tricks to slay at home. 

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Among them is Taraji P. Henson’s longtime makeup artist Ashunta Sheriff. The beauty expert, who has also worked her magic on such beauties as Alicia Keys, Yvonne Orji, Zendaya, has been showing us how we can perfect our face beat without spending hours in front of the mirror. 


“People think because I’m a makeup artist, I take hours on end to do my makeup daily,” she tells Hype Hair. “But that’s so far from the truth.”

In fact, she has managed to get the whole process — including foundation, brows and lashes (!) — down to seven minutes, flat. 

It is a testament to both her skills and the products she uses to get her glow on. So, of course, we had to dig into her bag to get the scoop on all of her tried-and-trues.

Press play below to watch her work and click through to the next page to see exactly what she uses.

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About The Author

Stephenetta (isis) Harmon

Stephenetta (isis) Harmon serves as digital media director for Hype Hair and founder/Black beauty directory for Sadiaa Black Beauty guide, the premier directory Black-owned beauty brands.