Jessie J simply made one superfan’s dream come true. Throughout a live performance on July 26 in London, the “I Need Love” singer noticed a cardboard signal that learn, “Make my life . . . let me glam you,” held up within the entrance row by 22-year-old make-up artist Lucy Stephenson-Gill. Upon seeing the poster, which featured photographic proof of Stephenson-Gill’s expertise, Jessie paused her present to have a dialog with the man Brit and in the end supply to grant her want the next night time. If that does not inspire you to shoot your shot, we’re not fairly positive what is going to.
After years of admiring Jessie from afar, Stephenson-Gill lastly met her idol nose to nose on July 27 and did her make-up earlier than one other efficiency in London. She sculpted Jessie’s eyebrows to perfection and gave her a smoky brown eye, peach blush, and impartial lip that was refined but undeniably glam. Jessie shared video footage from their make-up session on social media, captioning every submit, “She was 10 when my first album got here out,” with a teary-eyed emoji. Followers flocked to the feedback with messages like, “i like how u give again to assist younger creatives!,” and, “That is what it is all about.”
Reflecting on the accomplishment days later, Stephenson-Gill penned a prolonged Instagram caption about her appreciation for Jessie and the facility of manifestation. “To have had the chance to glam, not solely such an icon within the music trade, however my absolute *idol* — phrases cannot even describe the sensation,” she mentioned.
“Taking a threat will at all times repay. Do not cease dreaming lady.”
After explaining the “overwhelming feeling” that moved her to convey an indication to the live performance — a transfer she hardly ever does, however one which definitely paid off — the make-up artist continued, “What a SURREAL feeling to have that recognition by somebody I’ve beloved for therefore lengthy . . . I took the step to make this expertise potential for myself, however Jess made this HAPPEN. I may by no means specific how grateful I’m for today and the alternatives this can open up for me and my profession shifting ahead.” Jessie commented, “YOU DID THAT BABY GIRL,” and on one other submit added, “Taking a threat will at all times repay. Do not cease dreaming lady. You might be superb.”
Take a look at Stephenson-Gill’s make-up abilities in motion beneath, and make sure to comply with her Instagram, @lsgmakeup.
She was 10 years outdated when my first album got here out @LSGMAKEUP
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