BeyonceCelebrity LifestyleMake Up
July 20, 2020

Beyoncé’s Makeup Artist Did a Tutorial, and We’re Going to Look Flawless

If you've ever seen a Beyoncé performance and wondered how her makeup stays on even after the intense dance moves, you've likely been impressed by the work of her makeup…
BeyonceCelebrity LifestyleTutorials
July 20, 2020

EXCLUSIVE: They’re gonna BEY big! Beyonce’s makeup artist reveals the major beauty trends that will dominate 2020

The beauty pro and L’Oréal Paris Celebrity Makeup Artist has revealed the makeup trends that are going to take the world by storm over the coming 12 months - as well…
Make UpSkin CareTutorials
March 20, 2020

Beauty Secrets We Learned From Sir John

As far as we know, there's almost no such thing as effortless beauty. From facial treatments that leave your complexion dewy and luminous to the perfect winged eyeliner, experts reveal…
Make UpSkin CareTutorials
February 27, 2020

Artist in Residency: Sir John reveals a fresh way to wear liner

Upon meeting model Evelyn, Sir John knew he wanted to play up her light hazel eyes. A rich burgundy color would do exactly that, and off he went. “We started…
Make UpSkin CareTutorials
February 20, 2020

Artist in Residency: Sir John’s makeup look for (very) busy women

Modern women—in all of their multi-tasking, packed-schedule glory. “Sometimes women don't have all day to do their glam, or they’re rushing out after work and want to feel like they…
Make UpTutorials
February 6, 2020

Artist in Residency: Makeup maestro Sir John conducts a symphony of color

This is the month of love, and it’s almost too easy to fall in love with Sir John Barnett. There’s the abundant creativity behind his makeup artistry, for one thing.…
Make UpSkin CareTutorials
June 20, 2019

Glass skin with Sir John

You know that beauty rule about wearing a strong eye or a bold lip, but never both at the same time? Time to throw that one out for good. #sorrynotsorry…
BeyonceCelebrity LifestyleMake Up
June 3, 2019

Beyoncé’s Makeup Artist Sir John Is Launching a ‘Lion King’-Inspired Collection

Will we ever get tired of Disney-themed makeup collections? Probably not, especially if its designed by none other than Sir John, the beauty whisperer behind some of Beyonce's most famous…
BeyonceMake UpTutorials
April 30, 2019

Beyonce’s makeup artist, Sir John, reveals his best makeup tricks

Beyoncé is arguably one of the best entertainers of our time, and when she performs, she's usually all glammed up with a fierce makeup look that leaves us with our…
InterviewsMake UpSkin Care
February 28, 2019

Sir John’s Make Up and Skincare Routine

"My grandmother’s brothers were all in the Marines, Navy, or Air Force, and she wanted to commemorate them. So I got Sir John—Sir John Nicholas Barnett. I’ve gone through hell…
BeyonceInterviewsTutorials
February 8, 2019

We met Beyonce’s makeup artist and his makeup tips blew our mind

L’Oréal makeup ambassador and personal makeup artist to none other than Beyoncé, Sir John (the title makes sense seeing as Queen B is veritable royalty) is sought after for his…
Celebrity LifestyleInterviewsTutorials
February 6, 2019

Beyoncé’s makeup artist Sir John reveals top budget beauty tips

When global superstar Beyoncé performs at events such as Coachella and the Super Bowl halftime show, her beauty team have to prepare for anything that may ruin her on-stage look,…
InterviewsMake UpSkin CareTutorials
February 4, 2019

Beyoncé’s make-up artist just revealed the secret to her ‘second skin’ make-up

Beyoncé's make-up artist Sir John is the king of 'second skin' make-up, aka the 'your skin but better' finish that's the secret to Beyoncé's super-glowy, flawless complexion at her public…
InterviewsSkin CareTutorials
February 4, 2019

We Spent An Hour With Beyoncé’s Makeup Artist — & Learned So Much

You know Sir John's name from his status as Beyoncé's go-to makeup artist, but the beauty pro's life wasn't always so star-studded. Before he caught his big break assisting beauty…
Make UpSkin CareTutorials
January 31, 2019

7 Tips For A Perfect Base From Beyoncé’s Make-Up Artist, Sir John

Less than 20 years ago, Sir John was working on a MAC counter in SoHo in New York City. Skip forward a bit and he's working backstage at Milan Fashion…
BeyonceBrand Partnerships
April 22, 2015

Beyoncé’s Makeup Artist Will Soon Sell Affordable Makeup

When Beyoncé needed to create iconic makeup looks for her visual album, she called on her longtime makeup artist Sir John Barnett (yes, this is the name he’s had since…
Celebrity LifestyleInterviewsMake UpNYFW
September 5, 2013

#NYFW Backstage Beauty: Ivana Helsinki Spring 2014

AJ Crimson Beauty sponsored the makeup of yesterday’s Ivana Helsinki fashion show held at Pier 59 Studios at Chelsea Piers, and we were backstage to get the scoop. Natural beauties…