Serayah McNeill at Sephora Grand Opening

Serayah McNeill at Sephora Grand Opening on Powell Street in San Francisco (1)Over the weekend Serayah McNeill lent her celebrity to the grand opening of Sephora’s Powell Street store in San Francisco. The twenty-year-old Empire actress was joined by company CEO Calvin McDonald, and hordes of fans who lined up hours in advance for the opportunity to meet the burgeoning superstar.

Serayah called herself a longtime fan of the cosmetics super-store, saying she always feels better about life after a day of beauty shopping. “Call me silly,” she told fans via Twitter, “but I always feel super inspired after I leave Sephora.”

Among some of her favorite Sephora finds, Serayah says she swears by the company’s Cream Lip Stain in Strawberry Kissed. “It’s the perfect red for brown girls.”