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Red hot! Just a few of the scarlet lip colors used to create Empire’s “Anika” look!

Talk about a cliffhanger on last night’s season finale on Empire! Gorgeous Grace Gealey, who portrays the scheming “Anika” on the hit show, looked absolutely stunning in a red lace gown and scarlet lip color on last night’s episode. And though we’ll have to wait until Empire’s season 3 premiere to find out what “went down” last night, we just may be able to shed some insider info on the gorgeous ruby lip color worn by Grace in the episode. “It’s definitely a thing,” says Grace about the scarlet lip hues she wears for her onscreen persona. So which red lip colors are in “Anika’s” beauty wardrobe? During Grace’s exclusive photo shoot for Sophisticate’s Black Hair, we did some snooping in the makeup department and found MAC Russian Red and Ruby Woo among the red-hot lip colors used for “Anika’s” beauty arsenal.

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Photo: Grace by Akin Girav/Akin Girav Photography; Hair by Telona Wilson; Makeup by Karen Lynn Accattato/Karen Lynn & Associates; fashion styling by Paolo Nieddu/Matchbook.



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