The singer looked so sophisticated with one side of her strands slicked back for her performance during the Public Inaugural Ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC–do YOU love the look? Sound off below!
Alicia Keys gave a rousing performance in honor of the President and what was equally amazing: her hair and makeup! The star was the picture of grace and elegance with her hair worn back just on one side in an edgy yet elegant style.
Alicia Key’s beauty tips
The singer, told BET, she’s been wearing makeup like lipstick and eyeliner ever since she was in the sixth grade also takes amazing care of his skin.”I mean obviously I think we all are. We live in really dirty cities, naturally you have to wear makeup and you’re working. It’s a lot,” Alicia said. “That’s a lot of wear and tear on your skin. My main thing is keeping it really clean and I try my best to just take everything off it at the end of the night.”
Alicia drinks a ton of water to keep her skin hydrated and aging beautifully. In fact, the singer has a little secret for remembering to drink her 8 ounces: ”I have set an alarm on my iPhone every two hours to drink water ’cause it’s hard! It’s hard to drink water and I realize that if I’m reminding myself to drink then I’m going to drink it better which is obviously better for your body and skin.”
The star’s secret must be working since she looks glowy, gorgeous and so super youthful!
HollywoodLifers, do YOU think Alicia looked more beautiful than ever for her inauguration performance? Sound off below!
– Jennifer Tzeses
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