Yesterday at Beauty Bar by Essenza, the BellaNaija Style team got the chance to meet with International Trainer and Makeup Artist for Lancôme and Yves Saint LaurentDavid Coranson-Beaudu.

A Day with Lancôme's International Trainer David Coranson-Beaudu at the Beauty Bar by Essenza

David spoke to us about the Lancôme skincare products available at the Beauty Bar and 3 key products needed to achieve a fabulously fresh face in our hot and humid climate here in Lagos, Nigeria – the Teint Idole Ultra Wear 24hrs foundation, the Matte Shaker liquid lipsticks and Monsieur Big mascara. Lancôme’s got your skin, lips and eyes covered!

The Teint Idole Ultra Wear 24hrs foundation is a matte, full coverage, non-transferable foundation with a velvet finish that lasts up to 24 hours after application. The foundation also comes in 40 different shades for all skin tones in a variety of undertones like blue, red, yellow and others, there’s a shade for everyone!

See videos of our experience below

About the Products

BellaNaija Style shoutout

Chinny, David & Eki

Here’s more about David Coranson-Beaudu

David is an international makeup artist who has worked with top fashion magazines such as Elle Magazine, Destiny, True love magazine and Cosmopolitan. One of the fashion worlds’ top Makeup artist featuring in Fashion Weeks in Paris, London, New York and Make-up shows in New-York and London.

A sought-after Makeup artist who has done makeup for international celebrities such as Princess Esther Kamatari, Tyra Banks, Alicia Keys, actresses Firmine Richard, Babeth, to name a few.
One of his passions is to make what women see as a defect, become an asset of seduction.

“Makeup is not kosher but sublimate. Makeup is an attitude, a discovery of its hidden beauty” – David Coranson-Beaudu


Thank you so much to Beauty Bar by Essenza for this amazing experience!