Does Fashion Fair makeup still exist?
The legacy brand is relaunching with new takes on old classics, new formulations, and a new spokesmodel. We spoke to brand’s global makeup director and legendary makeup artist Sam Fine about what’s new.
What has happened to Fashion Fair Cosmetics?
When Fashion Fair launched in 1973, it was one of the only makeup brands creating cosmetics designed for women of color. But the brand struggled in the years before its parent company, Ebony and Jet magazine publisher Johnson Publishing, went bankrupt in 2019.
Who created Fashion Fair makeup?
EBONY founders Eunice and John Johnson founded Fashion Fair Cosmetics in 1973 with money earned from Johnson Publishing. In a 2020 interview with WGN-TV, their daughter Linda Rice Johnson reminisced about how her father walked into a local department store and negotiated counter space for Fashion Fair.
When did Fashion Fair Mall open?
Beneks Fashion Fair Fast Action Cream works as a lightening cream to mask imperfections and blemishes as well as an inflammatory treatment. As an inflammatory treatment, Fashion Fair is composed of Clobetasol propionate for the treatment of dermatisis/ eczema, Psoriasis and Lichen.
Is Flori Roberts still alive?
Roberts died Nov. 23 at her home in Sarasota, Fla. She was 91 years old.
What was the Ebony Fashion Fair tour?
The Ebony Fashion Fair was a traveling show that would visit up to 30 cities per year over the course of its 51-year lifetime. Black models showcased the looks of designers of color including b. For attendees, it was especially uplifting to see Black women and men represented in such an elegant fashion.
Where is Jet magazine?
Los Angeles, California, U.S. Jet is an American weekly digital magazine focusing on news, culture, and entertainment related to the African-American community. Founded in November 1951 by John H.
Who is Sam Fine?
Sam Fine is the premier makeup artist for African-American models, singers, and actresses. He has appeared in Essence, Ebony, and Black Elegance, and he will be launching his own makeup line in February.