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A Pro Makeup Artist Transformed Us Into Beauty Icons And Here's Everything He Used On Our Faces

Long live the idols.

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He regularly does the faces of people like Queen Bey, Kim K, and supermodel Joan Smalls. Most recently he gave us full-face beats to channel three of the world's biggest beauty icons from the '50s, '70s, and '90s!!!

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For the '50s, Sir John was inspired by Dorothy Dandridge. He credits the era's beauty trends as the beginning of the 'woke up like this.' Statement brows and red lips were the focal points, while the rest of the look was kept soft and natural.

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Dorothy Dandridge was the first African American woman nominated for the Best Actress Academy Award for her lead role in Carmen Jones.

Shanice is SERVING in this Old Hollywood glam look, and we even threw in a flower to really get in the Dorothy zone! Sir John says to embrace orange-based red lip color, and keep the eyes soft when you want to reflect the era.

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Here's everything Shanice has on her face:

* L’Oréal Paris Brow Stylist Shape & Fill in Dark Brunette. Get it on Amazon for $9.99.

* L’Oréal Paris Infallible Eye Shadow Paints in Cool Ivory and Brown Sugar. Get them on Amazon for $6.74 each.

* L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Lash Paradise in Blackest Black. Get it on Amazon for $8.52.

* L’Oréal Paris Infallible Paints Liquid Eyeliner in Black Party. Get it on Target for $7.99.

* L’Oréal Paris Colour Riche Eyeshadow Monos in Mix-And-Matte. Get it on Amazon for $4.99.

* Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation. Get it on Sephora for $64.

* L’Oréal Paris Colour Riche Matte Lipcolour in Matte-Ly-In-Love and Matte-At-Bat. Get them on Target for $5.99 each.

Unlike the subtlety of the '50s, '70s hair and makeup were all about glamour! Purple eye shadow was a popular choice, especially on the disco scene. Beauty was also reflective of the political and social times, and women wore their natural hair texture as a form of protest. Sir John leaned on the legendary Diana Ross to capture the movement.

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Diana Ross was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Barack Obama in 2016.

Essence worked her angles in purple lids and faux lashes to embody the decade's diva. To really nail the period's glam, the makeup artist says to do more mascara or individual lashes in the center of the lash line so that your eyes appear brighter and bigger.

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Here's everything Essence has on her face:

* L’Oréal Paris Brow Stylist Shape & Fill in Dark Brunette. Get it on Amazon for $9.99.

* L’Oréal Paris Infallible Eye Shadow Paints in Shady Violet. Get it on Amazon for $6.74.

* L’Oréal Paris Colour Riche Eyeshadow Monos in Matte-Ison-Avenue. Get it on Amazon on for $4.99.

* L’Oréal Paris Infallible Paints Blush Kit (as eyeshadow). Get it on Ulta for $16.99.

* L’Oréal Paris Infallible Paints Liquid Eyeliner in Black Party. Get it on Target for $7.99.

* Ardell individual lashes. Get them on Amazon for $8.44.

* L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Lash Paradise in Blackest Black. Get it on Amazon for $8.52.

* Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation. Get it on Sephora for $64.

* L’Oréal Paris Colour Riche Matte Lipcolour in Doesnt-Matte-R. Get it on Target for $5.99.

* Tom Ford Ultra Shine Lip Gloss in Lost Cherry. Get it on Tom Ford for $47.

There was a return to natural beauty in the '90s, even more understated than in previous decades. Makeup was kept very monochromatic with various shades of brown. Sir John says "it was all about embracing the beauty you were born with," and he used Lauryn Hill as his muse.

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Lauryn Hill knocked down the door for women in music as the very first women to ever win five Grammy awards in one night!

To channel the '90s, he says to use the same shade on your lips and eyes, and to go easy on the blush. In her warm nude L. Boogie ~lewk~, Bim is reminding us why the '90s were honestly the best.

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Here's everything Bim has on her face:

* L’Oréal Paris Brow Stylist Shape & Fill in Dark Brunette. Get it on Amazon for $9.99.

* Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation. Get it on Sephora for $64.

* L’Oréal Paris Colour Riche Eyeshadow Monos in Matte-Ison-Avenue. Get it on Amazon on for $4.99.

* L’Oréal Paris Infallible Eye Shadow Paints in Brown Sugar. Get it on Amazon for $6.74.

* L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Lash Paradise in Blackest Black. Get it on Amazon for $8.52.

* L’Oréal Paris Infallible Paints Matte Lipcolour in Cinna-Bomb. Get it Amazon for $7.99.

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