The shimmer in blush amps up the glow factor. "If your favorite blush doesn't have shimmer, simply put a loose shimmer powder over your blush," says makeup artist Ashunta Sheriff. But don't overdo it with the shimmer. "Shake excess off the brush before applying it," adds Sheriff. The result will be subtle, and light will hit the cheeks perfectly, as it does on Eva Longoria.
At the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater’s benefit gala, Gabrielle Union showed up in a strapless styled Prada gown in a rich shade of emerald green. A diamond wreath at her neck and black T-strap heels completed her look.