After making her debut in the blockbuster hit The Best Man, and shooting her way into our hearts after appearing in urban romance classic, Love & Basketball, this week’s beauty crush has been on Hollywood’s radar ever since. Award-winning actress Sanaa Lathan has racked up accolades with a résumé boasting everything from television to theater to film and even animation, showing her comedic side by voicing Donna Tubbs on The Cleveland Show. Though she’s a busy one, the 45 year old always allots time to get glammed up for the red carpet, always emitting a youthful effervescence about her.
her early days on the Hollywood scene, Sanaa has been sporting a bold
lip; an affinity that has stuck with her to this day. From saucy reds
to neon or pale pinks, she loves to keep things interesting without
piling it on.
loves a “less is more” aesthetic when it comes to her makeup too.
Despite the lack of tinted lips at times, a good set of lashes with
highlights in the the tear duct and a touch of blush is just enough.
loves a good middle part. And what woman doesn’t? It’s timeless and
doesn’t usually require more than fifteen minutes to curl, shake and
she loves to kick things up a notch when it comes to her silky hair,
She’s been sporting top knots and up-dos as of late, bringing attention
to her almond shaped eyes.
Long, straight and cascading is good look for her too, wouldn’t you agree?
for the summer? Check! From a head full of curls to box braids on the
red carpet, Sanaa has proven how versatile she can be with her hair,
and how gorgeous natural hairstyles are in any setting.
yes, she’s just as gorgeous sans glam. Flawless skin and healthy hair,
according to her, can come as easy as drinking lots of water, using
organic lotions and body oils, and Kim Kimble haircare products.
to this week’s beauty crush, Sanaa Lathan. Hard-working, naturally
beautiful, and effortlessly stylish are just some of the reasons we
celebrate her. Not to mention, her makeup should be the template for
girls who are over the severely contoured look.
What say you to this week’s pick?