BABOR look created by: Angel Merino @mac_daddy
“The key to perfect makeup is great skin. With all of the science blended with the benefits of natural elements, BABOR is a game changer when it comes to creating a perfect canvas for a red carpet event.” – Angel Merino
Angel Merino is a celebrity makeup artist renowned for a portfolio of clientele that includes Ariana Grande, Toni Braxton, Chanel Iman, and many more.
Glowing skin is at the top of the prep list for celebrities during award season. Victoria’s Secret Angel, Chanel Iman Robinson, flashes glam and glowing skin from head to toe with a little help from her friends—and by friends we mean celebrity makeup artist Angel Merino. You’re about to find out how.
Keep scrolling for the go-to skincare products Angel Merino swears by!
STEPS TO CREATING THE PERFECT RED CARPET GLOW
For celebs, skin prepping and priming is key to getting the skin camera ready during awards season. Celebrity makeup artist Angel Merino shares his secret to creating the perfect canvas and Oscars-worthy glow on Chanel Iman, and it is 100% note-worthy.
“Chanel always loves a great glow! I find it super important to have supple rich skin
so any foundation that I apply really absorbs into the skin and BABOR delivers.” – Angel Merino
- BABOR CLEANSING CP Thermal Spray
“I am very big on a great setting spray before any of my makeup applications so for Chanel, I use BABOR CLEANSING CP Thermal Spray. This product is the best to moisten the palette. The thermal element is rich in minerals and supplements providing a great base.” – Angel Merino
A cult-classic must-have for setting any red carpet look, this hydrating mist with 100% moisture calms and refreshes the skin, while locking in makeup to ensure it lasts all night long; $25.
- DOCTOR BABOR’s Glow Booster Bi-Phase Ampoules
“Chanel always loves a great glow, so next I pop DOCTOR BABOR’s Glow Booster Bi-Phase Ampoule and massage it all over her face with my finger tips. This product is amazing, it helps smooth the skin and creates a base glow to start with beneath the makeup. It has Vitamin C & E which really helps to give the skin a natural glow.” – Angel Merino
This bi-phase ampoule leaves the skin feeling smooth and velvety, with a fresh, radiant, and youthful red carpet glow; set of 14 for $109
- DOCTOR BABOR DERMA CELLULAR Ultimate Perfecting Eye Cream
“My final step is apply DOCTOR BABOR DERMA CELLULAR Ultimate Perfecting Eye Cream. This product in particular is key for youthful and fresh bright eyes. With the eyes perfectly primed, it allows the makeup to look seamless and creaseless for the red carpet.” – Angel Merino
A rejuvenating eye cream with immediate results, thanks to its cooling roller ball delivery system that reduces puffiness, bags and dark circles under the eyes; $124.
What are your favorite products to treat your skin with before an event? If you’re seriously obsessed with how Chanel Iman’s skin looked at the Oscars like we are, you now know that you can easily achieve it too. Get glowing with BABOR skincare!