Everything You Need To Know About Fenty Beauty By Rihanna

6 April 2018, 13:27 | Updated: 6 April 2018, 16:00

Fenty Beauty Holiday Collection

Because Rihanna is undoubtably changing the world, one Killawatt at a time.

Rihanna is dominating the cosmetics industry with her ground-breaking make-up brand, Fenty Beauty.

Not content with being a chart-topping singer, actress, fashion designer, philanthropist... (need we go on?!), the Barbadian bombshell is out here fully changing the beauty game.

RiRi has gained worldwide praise for FB, and we've got the lowdown on everything you need to know about the epic brand.


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Does Fenty Beauty test on animals?

No. The Fenty Beauty website states that the brand is cruelty-free and never tests on animals, nor do they allow suppliers or affiliates to conduct animal testing on their behalf. 


Is Fenty Beauty vegan?

Fenty Beauty is not considered a vegan line because a handful of their products may contain ingredients of animal origin, such as beeswax and carmine. 

However, the following products are considered vegan-friendly: 

  • Pro Filt’r Soft Matte Longwear Foundation
  • Match Stix Matte Skinsticks
  • Invisimatte Blotting Powder
  • Gloss Bomb Universal Lip Luminizer
  • Brushes & Tools


How many products are there?

In April 2018, Rihanna launch a new range of products - the 'Body Lava', a radiant gel-based body luminizer which gives skin a "gloriously dewy, high-shine finish", and the 'Fairy Bomb', a glittering puff packed with rose gold shimmer.

Other recent additions to the ever-expanding range include a double whammy of lip products - the Mattemoiselle lipstick and the Stunna Lip Paint - which pack on some serious colour.

During it's debut launch in September 2017, Fenty Beauty released a whole host of brand new products for the face and lips, as well as brushes and tools for application. 

  • Pro Filt'r Instant Retouch Primer
  • Pro Filt'r Soft Matte Longer Foundation
  • Match Stix Skin Sticks
  • Killawatt Highligher (everyone is obsessed with 'Trophy Wife'!)
  • Gloss Bomb Lip Luminizer
  • Invisimatte Blotting Powder & Paper
  • Brushes - Foundation, Highlight, Contour & Concealer
  • Precision Makeup Sponge

THE FAMILY. Drops tonight at midnight PST. www.fentybeauty.com. #fentybeauty by @badgalriri

A post shared by FENTY BEAUTY BY RIHANNA (@fentybeauty) onSep 7, 2017 at 10:06am PDT

The 'Galaxy' Holiday Collection, which dropped in October 2017, introduced eye products to the brand, as well as more lip glosses.

  • Galaxy Eyeshadow Pallette
  • Eclipse Glitter Eyeliner
  • Starlit Hyper-Glitz Lipstick
  • Cosmic Lip Gloss
  • 2-Way Eyeshadow Brush


How many foundation shades are there?

The Pro Filt'r Soft Matte Longwear Foundation is available in a ground-breaking 40 different shades. 

They are categorised into 'Light', 'Medium', 'Tan' and 'Dark' - if you're still unsure, the website has a custom shade finder which allows you to determine the right colour for your skin.

A soft matte, longwear foundation with buildable, medium to full coverage, the Pro Filt'r foundation is described by the website "made for all women to love."


Is Fenty Beauty sold in the UK?

Yes. If you live in the UK or Ireland, you can purchase Fenty Beauty products at Harvey Nichols (remember Rihanna's epic launch in Knightsbridge?) or on HarveyNichols.com

You can also order products online at FentyBeauty.com.

Is Fenty Beauty gluten free?

The website states that Fenty Beauty products are formulated without gluten-derived ingredients; however, due to the manufacturing process, some products may contain traces of gluten.


What do the reviews say?

There are endless reviews of Fenty Beauty products on YouTube, as well as make-up blogging sites like Temptalia and Lipstick Alley.

You can also check out reviews of Fenty Beauty on the official website.

Here are some of the most popular videos:


Does Fenty Beauty have an Instagram account?

Yes. The official Instagram account for Fenty Beauty is @fentybeauty. 

Keep an eye on Rihanna's own Instagram account as well - she often posts updates on @badgalriri.


Who's ready for this?? The #GALAXYCOLLECTION drops #FridayThe13th at NOON EST.

A post shared by FENTY BEAUTY BY RIHANNA (@fentybeauty) onOct 11, 2017 at 10:44am PDT


Killin’ em with that #KILLAWATT @fentybeauty

A post shared by badgalriri (@badgalriri) onSep 18, 2017 at 10:05am PDT


Do Fenty Beauty products contain parabens?

No. Fenty Beauty is paraben-free, as well as phthalate-free.