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 provide to grant her want the next night time. If that does not inspire you to shoot your shot, we’re not fairly positive what’s going to.
After years of admiring Jessie from afar, Stephenson-Gill lastly met her idol head to head 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 delicate but undeniably glam. Jessie shared video footage from their make-up session on social media, captioning every put up, “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 ability 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 stated.
“Taking a danger 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 actually paid off — the make-up artist continued, “What a SURREAL feeling to have that recognition by somebody I’ve cherished for therefore lengthy . . . I took the step to make this expertise attainable for myself, however Jess made this HAPPEN. I may by no means specific how grateful I’m for today and the alternatives this may open up for me and my profession transferring ahead.” Jessie commented, “YOU DID THAT BABY GIRL,” and on one other put up added, “Taking a danger will at all times repay. Do not cease dreaming lady. You’re superb.”
Take a look at Stephenson-Gill’s make-up abilities in motion beneath, and make sure you comply with her Instagram, @lsgmakeup.
She was 10 years outdated when my first album got here out @LSGMAKEUP
♬ authentic sound – JessieJ