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Cardi B’s Makeup Routine Involves $10 Foundation, Nose Contouring, and Body Glitter

Cardi B. Photo: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images

Cardi B, the people’s princess, has everything — a movie deal, several record-breaking , and incredible style. She arguably had the best fashion month this season, sitting next to Anna Wintour at Alexander Wang and watching her fiancé Offset smoke front row at Prabal Gurung. Fun! But what does the woman who wears a $550,000 engagement ring put on her face? According to her makeup artist, , two shades of $10 Milani foundation.

La’Pearl broke down Cardi B’s makeup routine for , revealing that she’s a fan of the high-low mix, even in her approach to makeup. While she uses two shades of drugstore foundation from Milani , to be precise), she likes her nose to be “really contoured.” She uses the more high-brow  and  to contour Cardi B’s face and nose.

Other drugstore favorites include in black, which La’Pearl uses to make Cardi B’s signature cat eye. She also uses , and sometimes dusts her face and for “shimmer.” Because the aforementioned ring is not nearly enough shimmer. Well, there you have Cardi B’s makeup routine — go forth and create Cardi cosplay.

Cardi B’s Favorites

Milani Conceal + Perfect 2-in-1 Foundation Concealer
Black Opal True Color Stick Foundation
NYX PROFESSIONAL MAKEUP Slim Lip Pencil
Rimmel ScandalEyes Waterproof
ANASTASIA BEVERLY HILLS Contour Cream Kit

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