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Jeffree Star Responds to Cremated Palette Backlash in New Video - Watch!

Jeffree Star is reacting to backlash.

The 34-year-old Jeffree Star Cosmetics mogul posted a video on Wednesday (May 20) addressing criticism he received for releasing an eyeshadow palette called Cremated, which some felt was insensitive amid the pandemic.

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In the video, Jeffree addressed the makeup developing process and his intention.

“It takes months and months, sometimes a year plus, to make a product. There were some people saying ‘Jeffree, it’s a little weird timing, there’s a lot going on in the world’…for me, this is art, and I never come from a negative place, you guys,” he explained.

“My own father who passed away, and my two dogs who passed away last year were cremated, and it is a tradition in my family. Nothing ever comes from a bad place. If you were thinking that, absolutely not…in no way was this created to be offensive ever,” he went on to say.

He also discussed scheduling, and how he already pushed back the palette by over a month.

“This year is full, which you’ll see later this year…I couldn’t put Cremated anywhere else, and I never want to give my customers a bad experience…I want to end by saying I’m never discredit anyone’s feelings and interpret things how they do. Just know that I only come from a good place.”

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Paris Hilton Guest Stars in the First Episode of James Charles' 'Instant Influencer' YouTube Beauty Competition - Watch!

Paris Hilton is making a special cameo!

The 39-year-old entrepreneur made an appearance as a guest judge on the first episode of James CharlesYouTube series, Instant Influencer, released on Friday (April 24).

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The beauty competition features James seeking out the next beauty superstar.

In the first episode, six artists start the competition and are challenged to sell a product in front of James, Anastasia Beverly Hills president Norvina and Paris.

James recently defended his participation in a controversial beauty challenge.

Watch the first episode of Instant Influencer

Jeffree Star Reveals Why His New Palette Is Canceled - Watch! (Video)

Jeffree Star is celebrating some new releases – and revealing why his next palette is canceled.

The 34-year-old YouTuber and Jeffree Star Cosmetics owner revealed a series of updates in a new video on Sunday (April 19).

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In the video, Jeffree revealed that he has a 4/20-themed collection launching on Monday (April 20), including cannabis-shaped mirrors and apparel. He also revealed he will be giving $2,500 to 10 people and $5,000 to two people via Cash App amid the global health crisis.

He also talked about his brand’s current status.

“I had a huge launch planned for April 24. And no, it was not marijuana-related. It was a whole different vibe,” he explained.

“It was just not the right timing…for a really big collection, it just doesn’t feel right. And, side note, if I wanted to, I couldn’t even put it out with the manufacturing side.”

“A lot of my factories are in America, and some are in Italy…some of the stuff for the next collection has not even been made yet because of the delays,” he revealed.

“Hopefully middle of May I can put it out, end of May, I’m not really sure what is going to happen…all of our launches are delayed.”

He also spoke about his restock with Shane Dawson amid their success with the Conspiracy palette.

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Patrick Starrr Transforms Into Selena Quintanilla to Celebrate MAC's 'La Reina' Collection - Watch! (Video)

Patrick Starrr is making a big transformation into Selena!

The YouTuber and beauty guru posted a new video in celebration of MAC‘s new La Reina collection, out on April 21.

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Selena’s sister, Suzette Quintanilla, called Patrick and asked him to do a video to honor her sister’s 25 year legacy.

“In this collection you definitely get a piece of Selena with you,” Patrick said.

Selena’s home state was given a nod with eyeshadow color named “It’s a Texas Thing,” and Patrick reflected on the the time he ate at her favorite restaurant in Corpus with her sister, Suzette.

He also did her iconic red lip using the “Siempre Selena” color.

The La Reina collection includes four lipsticks, three lip glasses, two pencils, three retro matte liquid lip colors, one extra dimension skin finish, one eyeshadow palette with eight shadows, and a makeup bag that resembles the iconic Selena bra.

To check out all the items, click here!

Watch Patrick Starrr‘s transformation…

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These Fenty Beauty Products by Rihanna Are All on Sale Now at Sephora!

Some of Rihanna‘s Fenty Beauty products are on sale at Sephora!

Right now, several limited edition products and releases from Fenty Beauty are available for a discounted price, including eyeshadow palettes, powder sets and lipsticks.

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Some of the Fenty Beauty products on sale are already out of stock – but there are a few great finds still available!

Plus, there’s a standard shipping offer valid on merchandise purchases made through 11:59 p.m. PT on May 1 on sephora.com with code “FREESHIP.” Get the details!

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