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
“Sam is the makeup guru to me. His book was the first makeup book I ever bought. I have a darker complexion and finding the right color palettes on me can be challenging, and I love that Sam makes a real effort to show women of color how they can make themselves look and feel beautiful,” says “Project Runway” runner-up winner Korto Momulo.