AJ Crimson, a makeup artist and beauty entrepreneur, has died. The prominent beauty and lifestyle guru was one of the entertainment industry’s most trusted individuals. Following his meteoric ascent to prominence, he was the go-to makeup artist for celebrities like as Raven-Symone, Missy Elliot, Christina Milian, Brandy, Fergie, Hillary Duff, and others. Fellow makeup artists verified the 26-year-death old’s before it was confirmed by the renowned Instagram page The Shade Room. According to the popular paparazzi page:
At the time of writing, no information on the cause of death has been made public. His family has yet to issue a remark.
Everything you need to know about AJ Crimson
In 2012, AJ Crimson launched his own cosmetics firm, AJ Crimson Beauty. His first beauty line debuted in 2013, and his first shop opened in Los Angeles in 2017. The California native produced a beauty line for ladies of many races that featured foundation and lip colors, and his broad complexion tone range was also warmly received. He often advertised his company on social media, emphasizing his vegan-friendly and cruelty-free premium goods.
Despite the fact that the firm has a varied consumer base, it specializes in items exclusively for individuals who identify as African American or multi-cultural. Crimson’s brand started with cosmetics and skincare. It has subsequently evolved into aromatherapy. Major fashion publications such as Vogue, Glamor, Marie Claire, Harper’s Bazaar, InStyle, Essence, and others have praised his creative abilities. He was also a well-known personality in the biggest entertainment publications in Japan, Blenda and Luire.
His goods have been used in major motion pictures and television series like Scandal, The View, Girlfriends, American Horror Story, The Hunger Games, and others. His collection is also often utilized in runway events. Before starting his own beauty business, the teen was a self-taught cosmetics artist who established his collection from the comfort of his home. According to his official website, he perfected his beauty methods under the tutelage of the world’s top makeup artists, including Joanne Gair and Mathy Andersen. He has collaborated with major names in the cosmetics world, including Pat McGrath, during Paris Fashion Week.
Crimson’s website also provided his success slogan, which reads:
This AJ Crimson news is devastating.
— Maura Chanz (@maurachanz) March 31, 2022
We lost a legend. RIP AJ Crimson 😢
— Memphismakeupdotcom (@Memphismakeup1) March 31, 2022
“YOU are the center of attention. The co-star is the cosmetics.”
On social media, makeup artists and fans from all around the globe paid homage to AJ Crimson. Several posts have been read: