While for many of us, a daily makeup routine involves layers of contouring, mascara, and a smoky eye, for one celeb her morning routine is a little more low-key.
However, singer and superstar Alicia Keys has been rocking a no makeup look for about the past year, and we think that’s fabulous.
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 03: Alicia Keys and Swizz Beats attend the 8th annual Keep A Child Alive Black Ball at the Hammerstein Ballroom on November 3, 2011 in New York City.
is an American rapper and actress from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Now yes, I know you may be thinking: he already had a family. And she made headlines for being entirely herself after penning an essay to Lenny Letter last year in which she said, And this wasn't just a one-time publicity stunt.
What impressed me most about watching them was how they were so intimate with one another in such a big room.She writes: For as long as I can remember, I’ve hidden myself. I definitely started hiding when I got old enough to walk down my NY streets alone.It might have started in school when I realized that I caught on to things a little quicker, and teachers started to show slight favor to me, or use me as an example. I started to notice a drastic difference in how men would relate to me if I had on jeans, or if I had on a skirt, or if my hair was done pretty. I remember feeling that same way when I first started to get recognized as an artist.Alicia Keys, born Alicia Augello-Cook, in Manhattan, New York City, USA on January 25, 1981, is a popular R&B vocalist and pianist.She was born to an Afro father named Craig Cook and a Caucasian mother, Terri Augello.