the youthful beauty tricks behind Kamala Harris’s confident look

In comparison, many other female politicians of recent time, such as Hillary Clinton and Theresa May, would focus on heavier, matte make-up, pillar-box red lipsticks and powdered blusher. Their image is therefore harsher and sterner – which is what makes Harris’s more relaxed approach to make-up so much more appealing. Strength actually lies in a soft and subtle approach now, instead of the traditional bold red lip and fully lined eyes.

“Kamala Harris is a modern politician who understands that you don’t have to trade-off looking professional with taking care of your appearance,” says celebrity make-up artist Ruby Hammer. “She’s got foundation on, but applied in a non-obvious way with a brushing of powder on top – which she’d need under the bright studio last night.” However, although she’s ‘genetically blessed with good skin’, Hammer thinks the strategic use of a subtle base make-up makes her look fresh and youthful. 

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Makeup artist, 30, shares her tricks for mastering the perfect beauty look


By Matilda Rudd For Daily Mail Australia

02:08 05 Oct 2020, updated 02:10 05 Oct 2020

  • Australian makeup artist Nikkia Joy, 30, has shared her top beauty tricks and tips
  • The owner of Nikkia Joy Cosmetics runs a very successful YouTube channel
  • She allows her skincare to sit for 10 to 15 minutes before applying her makeup
  • She also uses primer on her nose area to stop the foundation from ‘cracking’
  • Using a translucent powder under foundation will also help it ‘set’ better 

An Australian makeup artist has shared her foolproof tricks for creating a flawless base using products you already have at home and explained how to conceal a blemish with a darker shade of concealer.

Nikkia Joy, who has almost one million followers on YouTube and is the owner of Nikkia Joy Cosmetics, has spelled out some of her unique rules for makeup wearing – and revealed just

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