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Article: Catch Zendaya, DJ Khaled, Jason Derulo, And More As Celebrity Guests On VH1’s “America’s Next Top Model” Premiering 12/12!

4 Dec
Photo Credits: @ANTMVH1 on Twitter

Photo Credits: @ANTMVH1 on Twitter

Ever since VH1 announced that one of everyone’s favorite competition shows will be making its way back onto the network, we all couldn’t contain our excitement, and we definitely practiced our #Smize. The highly-acclaimed show, “America’s Next Top Model” is back with 14 fantastic contestants who will be working hard to be on top and win the title of “America’s Next Top Model.” The show is filled with a lot of exciting things that fans can look forward to and we’re all counting down to the show’s premiere on December 12th at 10:00 PM ET / PT.

To add onto the excitement, VH1 also recently revealed the many celebrity guests who will be joining in on the fun. The remarkable Zendaya, DJ Khaled, Jason Derulo, Tinashe, Amber Rose, French Montana, Chanel Iman, Jasmine Sanders, Director X, and Stacey Mckenzie will all be joining the show and helping “America’s Next Top Model” host Rita Ora and judges Ashley Graham, Drew Elliott, and Law Roach decide who has what it takes to be “America’s Next Top Model.”

The previously announced 14 contestants can be seen here. The winner of “America’s Next Top Model” will receive $100,000 and a commercial with Rimmel London. In addition to that, the winner will also be featured in a Paper Magazine spread and have a one-year talent deal with VH1.

Don’t forget to mark your calendars and tune in to the much-anticipated premiere of “America’s Next Top Model” on VH1 on December 12th at 10:00 PM ET / PT.

Stay connected with VH1 and “America’s Next Top Model” by following @VH1 and @ANTMVH1 on Twitter


Article: “America’s Next Top Model” Makes Its Return To Our TV Screens On VH1 On December 12th! Meet The Contestants Here!

22 Nov
Photo Credits: @ANTMVH1 on Twitter

Photo Credits: @ANTMVH1 on Twitter

You wanna be on top? “America’s Next Top Model” has always been one of our favorite shows ever. It’s a show that we’re totally hooked on and has some of the most creative photo-shoots and it encourages girls to always believe in themselves and radiant their inner and outer beauty. Well, ANTM fans, get ready because we have some outstanding news because “America’s Next Top Model” is making its way back to our TV screens on December 12th at 10:00 PM ET / PT on VH1. The show has a brilliant cast of fabulous models who will be taking on challenges to make their way to the top and become “America’s Next Top Model.”

The winner of this season’s “America’s Next Top Model” has a lot of excitement in store including being awarded with a commercial with Rimmel London, a fashion spread in Paper Magazine, a one year talent deal with VH1, and $100,000.

Profound musician and singing sensation Rita Ora will be hosting the phenomenal, modeling competition show and highly-acclaimed model, Ashley Graham, Paper Magazine Chief Creative Officer Drew Elliott and celebrity stylist and image architect Law Roach will be judging this season’s round of contestants. Tyra Banks and Ken Mok are set to serve the role of executive producers of the show and the queen herself, Ms. Tyra Banks will be making special appearances throughout the season.

Meet the contestants of this season’s “America’s Next Top Model” below and tune in to the premiere of the show on December 12th at 10:00 PM ET / PT on VH1.

Follow @VH1 and @ANTMVH1 on Twitter to join in on the conversation on social media!

Binta Dibba, 25

Seattle, WA



Cherish Waters, 25

Los Angeles, CA



Cody Wells, 26

San Jose, CA



CoryAnne Roberts, 19

Bali, Indonesia



Courtney Nelson, 25

San Francisco, CA



Giah Hardeman, 21

Bryan-College Station, TX



India Gants, 20

Seattle, WA



Justine Biticon, 18

Los Angeles, CA



Krislian Rodriguez, 25

Los Angeles, CA



Kyle McCoy, 23

Darien, CT



Marissa Hopkins, 18

Houston, TX



Paige Mobley, 22

Birmingham, MI



Tash Wells, 26

San Jose, CA



Tatiana Price, 21

Brooklyn, NY


VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: YouTube Sensation PatrickStarrr Interview With Alexisjoyvipaccess At The 2016 NYX FACE Awards!

24 Aug



The wonderful world of makeup is one world we all love to immerse ourselves in, and thanks to YouTube sensation Patrick Simondac, aka PatrickStarrr, we are able to see the power of makeup through so many extraordinary and creative videos. PatrickStarrr is the makeup expert that we all always turn to when we need some extra makeup inspiration. PatrickStarrr creates some of the most awe-inspiring and sensational makeup looks and makes even the most glamorous makeup look so easy to do, even though for us, it’ll take several hours to do. With viral videos like “The Power of Makeup,” “No Mirror Makeup Challenge,” and “Full Coverage Foundation Routine,” amongst many others, we are always left in awe with PatrickStarrr’s incredible talent for makeup. There’s no question as to why fans swarm PatrickStarrr at every event and PatrickStarrr always brings glam, fashion, and fierceness everywhere and anywhere!

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had the greatest honor of covering the renowned and prestigious 2016 NYX FACE Awards and had a phenomenal time interviewing PatrickStarrr at the event. PatrickStarrr dished exclusively to Alexisjoyvipaccess all about a makeup fail that was fixed with a beauty hack, upcoming projects including a collaboration with Bretman Rock and a special meeting with Tyra Banks and so much more only in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE interview. PatrickStarrr even sends out some amazing beauty advice to fans – hear what PatrickStarrr had to say in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE interview below! Thanks for the excellent interview, PatrickStarrr!

Check out my VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE interview with the extraordinary and spectacular PatrickStarrr at the 2016 NYX FACE Awards below!

Follow PatrickStarrr on Twitter: @PatrickStarrr

Follow @NYXCosmetics on Twitter and join in on the conversation by using #NYXFACEAwards!

VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: Alexisjoyvipaccess Covers The Spectacular Beautycon LA 2016 – RECAP Here!

10 Jul


Destination: makeup heaven, route: Beautycon LA! The trending topic on every social media platform you could think of was the one and only, renowned event, Beautycon LA, which took place yesterday, July 9, 2016 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, California. Beautycon LA was basically every makeup lovers’ dream come true. With various booths lined up with some of our favorite brands bringing out their new products, to fabulous panels and tons of wonderful opportunities to get up close and personal with your favorite celebrities, beauty gurus, and influencers, Beautycon LA was one of the most outstanding and sensational events ever!

As soon as you arrived at the venue, thousands of excited Beautycon attendees were lined up to have the time of their lives at the event. This year’s Beautycon LA was bigger and better than ever, and what better way to have kicked off this incredible makeup celebration than at an even larger location! A bigger location means a lot more space for all of your favorite brands to have their booths at the event. Brands including NYX Cosmetics, Wildflower cases, Garnier, QVC, Maybelline, Pop Beauty, Pixi, Gardein, Splat, Nike, and more were there to bring extra fun to the event. Radio Disney was also at Beautycon LA.

AwesomenessTV also had a lot of awesome activities for Beautycon attendees to take part in. Attendees were able to audition for AwesomenessTV and even join the AwesomenessTV squad and get some excellent swag to walk away with. Everyone also enjoyed signing the famous AwesomenessTV chalk board during Beautycon LA.

In addition to all of the makeup magnificence that was at the event, another thing that makes every Beautycon oh, so special is all of the amazing special guests that attend the event. In attendance at this year’s Beautycon LA included Tyra Banks (we were ace-ing our smize before Beautycon LA took place!), Ashley Tisdale, Kelly Rowland, Christina Milian, Kandee Johnson, Asia Monet Ray, the Merrell Twins, Jillian Rose Reed, Mia Stammer, Alisha Marie, Kelli Berglund, Sixx Orange, Chloe Lukasiak, Dorothy Wang, Lele Pons, Madisyn Shipman, Karrueche Tran, Sierra Furtado, Jillian Rose Reed, Courtney Love, and many, many more.

Many celebrities, beauty gurus and influencers had a great time participating in the Beautycon LA panels including “How To Be A Bad Bae,” “The Changing Face of Beauty,” and more. Singing sensations Jack and Jack got everyone dancing and singing along to their extraordinary Beautycon LA performance. Other celebrities and influencers had a great time during several meet-and-greet opportunities with their fans.

As you can see, in just one day, Beautycon LA had an immeasurable amount of exciting things happen. Beautycon LA and all Beautycon events bring an overwhelming amount of happiness to all attendees and continues to be such a remarkable, surreal and unforgettable event for everyone to go to. Whether you’re the ultimate makeup queen or wanting to learn more about the makeup world, whether you are going to meet some of your favorite celebrities or to buy the latest makeup products – Beautycon is an event that is perfect for everyone to go to. Beautycon brings together people who share the same love for beauty, fashion and makeup and is a terrific, safe environment for everyone to join together and celebrate what they love most! It’s also a great place to make new friends!

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had the great honor of covering Beautycon LA! Check out some VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE photos below I took from covering the event and also stay tuned here on and for interviews with Lele Pons, Kandee Johnson, Sixx Orange, Brendan Jordan, Chloe Lukasiak, Kelli Berglund, Joseph Andrews, Mia Stammer, Alisha Marie, Asia Monet Ray, Madisyn Shipman, Lexee Smith and Dorothy Wang at Beautycon LA! Every time I cover Beautycon events on both coasts – LA and NYC – I always have the most memorable time and Beautycon is definitely an event that I always look forward to!

Stay tuned with Beautycon to find out when it is coming to a city near you by following @BeautyconTweets on Twitter and by visiting:! Comment below and tell me or tweet me at @alexisjoyvipacc, did you attend Beautycon LA yesterday? Have you ever been to any Beautycon events? I want to know!

Article: Asia Monet Ray Looked Magnificent And So Beautiful At Beautycon LA!

10 Jul
Photo Credits: @AsiaMonetRay on Instagram

Photo Credits: @AsiaMonetRay on Instagram

Oh Asia, how we all adore you! The effervescent and multi-talented Asia Monet Ray had a sensational time as she attended Beautycon LA yesterday, July 9, 2016 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, California. The fabulous Asia Monet Ray looked so beautiful as she rocked a black top, jean shorts, a plaid wrap-around and black boots. Such a great, pink carpet attire!

The radiant Asia Monet Ray wrote along with a photo she shared through her Instagram account, “Such a great time with friends @beautycon #beautyconla#keepingitcomfycasual 💋.”

This was Asia Monet Ray’s very first time at Beautycon and it definitely was a memorable one as this outstanding, young lady even had the incredible opportunity of meeting the one and only Tyra Banks at the event!

Asia Monet Ray also shared the excellent video below from Beautycon as seen through her Instagram account.


Check out more photos below of the spectacular Asia Monet Ray looking so magnificent at Beautycon LA and be sure to stay tuned for our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview from the event coming soon on!

Follow Asia Monet Ray on Twitter and Instagram: @AsiaMonetRay