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Taraji P. Henson Poses With Her Makeup Artist And It’s Groundbreaking


Pop culture followers are always giving props to artists, actors and celebrities, but they know little about the team working quietly behind the scene to make everything happen. The latest issue of The Hollywood Reporter features Taraji P. Henson with her favorite makeup artist and good friend, Ashunta Sheriff. Continue reading to learn more about Ashunta and the shoot.


Photo Credit: David Needleman


Taraji P. Henson has always been a rare breed of celebrity. Coming from humble beginnings and literally building herself up to become a multi award-winning actress, Taraji P. is certainly a starlet that we all aspire to be like. With a positive attitude like hers, it seems difficult to say anything bad about the gorge star. In this powerful and priceless shoot, we got to see Taraji and the mastermind behind her flawless look, up close. Check out some of the photos from the David Needleman shoot below and watch the 3-minute behind-the-scenes visuals where Taraji twerks on-camera, shares her super powers, and shameleslys gloats about knowing how to do it all.


Ashunta Sheriff is a makeup artist with over 18 years of industry experience. She is one of the originators of combing two foundations in order to even out complexion issues on her clients including redness, broken capillaries, hyper‐ pigmentation, dark circles or discoloration from birth marks. The beaut makeup guru has worked with celebrities such as, Tika Sumpter, Zoe Kravitz, Tatyana Ali and more. With a long list of accolades under her belt, Ashunta continues to use her expertise and create flawless looks for some of our industry favorites.


All Photo Credit(s): David Needleman via The Hollywood Reporter

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