Make up for ABC's Scandal: How Sheri Knight brings Olivia Pope to Life

If you haven't watched Scandal  YOU ARE MISSING OUT on a great show!
My co-workers influenced me to watch the show with all their crazy discussions and I decided to check it out for myself. I instantly fell in love with the episodes, the suspense, the drama and the beautiful Kerry Washington. This show is the biggest for a black leading lady.

Kerry Washington's character Olivia Pope wears flawless make-up in her scenes. It is almost so natural that you couldn't even tell if she was wearing a lot of make-up or not. Thanks to make-up artist Sheri Knight. Olivia Pope is a busy professional crisis manager and doesn't have time to glam up, therefore Knight just uses neutral colors to create the character.





To create the glowing skin Olivia Pope has on GIORGIO ARMANI LUMINOUS SILK FOUNDATION for a nice evenly color on the face.



Followed by TARTE CALL OF THE WILD PALETTE for Olivia's eyes.
The lower lid gets 'meow'
 'jungle' for the crease,
black eyeliner on the upper lid,
smudge of brown on lower lash




For Olivia's gorgeous eye lashes KEVYN AUCOIN THE VOLUME MASCARA (black) the mascara stays on all day, it doesn't run and it can be removed with water.


Olivia's cheeks are covered with MAC BLUSH: PINCH ME and...












for her lips CLINIQUE CHUBBY STICK: WHOLE LOTTA HONEY




If you want to follow more of the make-up done for Olivia pope or any other Scandal cast members follow @ScandalMakeup on Twitter

If you are interested in watching the show tune in to ABC on Thursdays 10PM/9C
Season 3 just started last week.

SOURCE: DailyGlow



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