Everyone’s new favorite ‘”it girl” Lupita Nyong’o is simply flawless! Recently the 12 Years a Slave star shared some of her beauty secrets with Essence magazine. Lupita says that she prefers wearing no make up.
I don’t wear makeup when I’m not working on the red carpet
the actress tells Essence. She also revealed that lip balm and kukui oil keeps her skin hydrated.
As for her bold yet flattering short hairstyle, Lupita had the “big chop” after the age of 19. She said she was fed up with salon visits
…one day I decided to cut it off and my mother was unamused. But she came around.
Catch another flick of the beauty below.
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