Doja Cat on makeup, her beauty routine and her must-have skin care product
In Bustle’s Beauty Detail, we dive into the beauty kits of our favorite talents for information on the rituals that keep them glowing and the MVPs (most valuable products) they can’t live without. Here, Doja Cat tells Bustle about her new collection with BH Cosmetics, her artistic take on makeup and why she has a certain cleanser out of stock.
Doja Cat used to be a âtrash canâ when it comes to makeup – at least that’s what she says. It’s hard to believe: The 25-year-old singer and songwriter is now a true beauty (and fashion) pro, producing experimental and awe-inspiring make-ups as often as she drops her viral TikTok bangers. Although some merit is due to his makeup artist, Ernesto Casillas, the Planet her The artist is known to create incredible looks on her own, occasionally documenting the application process on her Instagram and generously sharing product details (presumably at the request of her fans).
She struggles to sum up her current beauty aesthetic, which often involves artistic and graphic lids, telling me on the phone that she oscillates between âunpredictable and impenetrable rainbow colorsâ and ordinary cat eyes. âI loved doing the hot and extra makeup, the full baking, the lashes, the big eyeliner,â she says. âBut then I sometimes like to tone it down and not lash. And I’m like, Why do I even wear eyelashes? I change my mind every five seconds. I can’t stick to anything.
Considering her love for eye makeup, it’s no shock that it was an eyeshadow palette that helped Doja Cat go from being an amateur makeup lover to the skilled artist she is now. . “When I was maybe 14, I bought this [palette] with a ton of eye shadow, âshe says. âIt was all the colors of the rainbow and more. I couldn’t do my makeup, but I just kept going; it was the only palette I could experiment with and have fun with.