Watch Gwen Stefani Get a Makeover From YouTube Star, Makeup Artist Patrick Starrr
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The Voice coach Gwen Stefani recently joined forces with YouTube star and makeup artist, Patrick Starrr. Their collaboration video provides a unique and intimate glimpse into Stefani’s life, her journey in the world of music and makeup.
Gwen Stefani on What Inspired Her Makeup Look
The video begins with Starrr preparing to do Stefani’s makeup. Stefani shares her journey into the world of makeup, revealing that her fascination with makeup started from a young age, inspired by her mother’s makeup from the ’60s. She talks about the magic of makeup, how it served as her escape, and how her love for it developed over the years.
Stefani’s transition from being a makeup enthusiast to a pop star is a remarkable journey. She shares her experiences with makeup artists and how she learned from them. Notably, Stefani recounts her first time working with a makeup artist and the impact it had on her career.
“I wanted to work with this guy Hype Williams, he’s a video director and he’s like ‘you have to work with this makeup artist Matthew Anderson’ and I was like ‘okay,'” Stefani said. “After I work with him, it was like, I couldn’t stop and I learned so much from him.”
Stefani then talked about her makeup routine, her preference for doing her own makeup, and the challenges of balancing a busy life as a pop star and a mother. She discusses the evolution of makeup application, from her early days to her experiences in the music industry.
Gwen Stefani Talks About Her Own Makeup Brand
Stefani also delves into the motivation behind creating her own makeup brand. She explains that her makeup line, “GxVE” (Give), is not just a celebrity brand but a personal journey that allowed her to find purpose and creativity after a significant life change. Her brand aims to make makeup more accessible and enjoyable for everyone, promoting self-expression and creativity.
Throughout the video, Stefani also shared her experiences as a songwriter and the evolution of her music. She talks about how music allows her to express herself and connect with her audience. Stefani mentions the song “Used to Love You” and the emotional connection she feels when performing it live.
Near the end of the video, Stefani expresses her gratitude for the support and love she receives from her audience. She reflects on the powerful connection she feels when performing her songs, as her fans join her in singing them. She describes the unique bond that forms between her and her audience through music.