Sam Fine, legendary makeup artist to Vanessa Williams, Queen Latifah, Tyra Banks and Iman, launched his debut instructional DVD with help of close friends and longtime clients at the Warren-Tricomi Salon at the Plaza. ESSENCE.com attended this star studded beauty bomb event. Get the scoop on how one man is empowering women of color through makeup artistry. By Qianna Smith
“I’ve known Sam for over a decade and I designed his first book; we have been friends as well as professional colleagues for many years. He really is a makeup icon and I’m proud of him, and now women everywhere can learn from his profound knowledge of beauty,” says “Closet Case” host Llyod Boston, pictured with guest.