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Just In: Sephora's Launching a Beauty Class for the Transgender Community


Sephora announced the latest addition toВ its Classes for Confidence series, which is a beauty program to empower those going through transitional stages in life. The very first of its kind, this one is dedicated to Bold Beauty for the Transgender Community. It's curated specifically for nonbinary and transgender individuals who want a more customized beauty routine. The class is all about equipping you with confidence to live your best life. In an effort to promote beauty as a powerful tool of confidence, in June 2018 Sephora is offering 90-minute interactive workshops led by Sephora instructors who come from the same communities.

The classes are curated to help each participant feel comfortable in a personalized beauty and skincare routine to fit their needs. The workshops will involve things like makeup application tips to create the smoothest textures, how to find shades for your skin tone, and specialized skincare.В

"Sephora Stands is dedicated to supporting diversity and inclusion in all of its social impact programming," Corrie Conrad, head of social impact and sustainability for Sephora, said in a press release. "We stand with all members of the LGBTQA community and are committed to providing these individuals with the tools they want to feel confident and beautiful every single day. At Sephora, we believe beauty is yours to define, and ours to celebrate. We are honored to be a beacon of support and a part of each beauty journey through our new class offering.”

Not able to make a class? Don't worry you can catch them on YouTube. Sephora's transgender advisors will be vlogging all of their tips and tricks for LGBTQA community members.Tune in to a class so an expert can guide you on how to find your customized Sephora beauty regimen. Ahead are some of our holy-grail Sephora favorites you can always find in our cart. These are genderless products with glowing reviews.

Getty EstГ©e Lauder Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II $98Shop

This effective nighttime serum is packed with powerful ingredients to smooth wrinkles and fine lines so that you'll wake up with a youthful glow.В

Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer Broad Spectrum $45Shop

Meet the ideal hybrid of makeup and skincare in this lightweight tinted moisturizer that provides loads of vitamins and SPF, along with a light-to-medium coverage.В

Benefit Cosmetics Roller Lash Curling & Lifting Mascara $24Shop

This mascara is a cult favorite forВ a reason-it curls and lifts your lashes like crazy with no clumps included.

Nars Radiant Creamy Concealer $30Shop

Loved by celebrity makeup artists and beauty editors alike, this creamy concealer melts right onto your skin, hides blemishes, and is completely creaseless. Plus, it has an impressive shade range.В

Drunk Elephant Lala Retro Whipped Cream $60Shop

This lightweight moisturizer saves dry skin with its hardworking blend of six African oils and other clean antioxidants that'll leave your pores feeling plumped and hydrated for hours on end.

Fenty Beauty by Rihanna Pro Filt'r Instant Retouch Primer $32Shop

This primer controls oils and stops shine to create the perfect canvas before applying your foundation.В

Urban Decay Naked2 Palette $54Shop

You can't talk about the perfect nude eye shadow without Urban Decay. These shimmery neutrals and matte browns are ideal for all skin tones.В

Josie Maran 100% Pure Argan Oil $48Shop

This 100% organic oil is essentially a glow-up in a bottle to prevent any signs of dullness or stress.В

Ole Henriksen Banana Bright Eye Creme $38Shop

Loved by Byrdie senior editor Hallie, this eye cream is rich in vitamin C and almost instantly brightens underneath your eyes. Darkness, begone!

Keep your eyes locked on Sephora for more details on the first Bold Beauty class for the trans community.