The A List with Emma Slater

Emma Slater Dancer



Emma Slater is a professional dancer on the hit competition show Dancing with The Stars. Emma started dancing at the age of  four in her hometown, Tamworth, England. She started competing in Latin American and Ballroom at the age of ten.  At the age of 16, Emma joined the cast of Simply Ballroom which toured in the UK, United Arab Emirates and South Africa.  After that she performed four other West End Theatre shows.  In 2007, Emma appeared in the Universal Pictures movie ‘Mamma Mia’ with Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan and Colin Firth. Emma also sang on the soundtrack for the movie. Emma joined season 14 of Dancing with the Stars as a troupe dancer and choreographer Emma progressed to Pro for season 17 with comedian Bill Engvall with whom she reached the finals. Other celebrity partners include actor Billy Dee Williams, NASCAR driver Michael Waltrip, singer Redfoo and Vine star Hayes Grier.  Emma also hosted Dancing with the Stars All Access Live with co-host Gethin Jones.

Today Emma shares some beauty tips with us:


Name: Emma Slater                                             Hometown: Tamworth, England

Dream Job: To Host a television show

Beauty product everyone should own: Murad skin perfecting moisturizer is magic for me.

Beauty tip from mother: with eyebrows, more is more! (I would over shape them so now I cringe when I look back at old photos!)

Recent beauty splurge: I went to Saks Fifth Ave and splurged recently on so much. Kevyn Au Coin make up is SENSATIONAL. I recommend the sensual skin enhancer pots and The Celestial Skin Liquid Lighting which is a gentle highlight. Also Jo Malone Pomegranate Noir is my fav perfume right now so I bought my fix of that!

Don’t leave home without: My Stay all day liquid lipstick from Stila in color Patina!


Beauty inspiration: I like natural. Zendaya is rightfully a beauty inspiration for me, she completely nails the fresh-faced, flawless look but isn’t afraid to edge it up every now & then with a colorful eye or dramatic new hairdo. And her outfits are heavenly!

How I relax: walking for me is so relaxing. I love to people watch and go for sunny day strolls with my new adopted pup Ruby and my Man Friend Sasha.

Always in my fridge: Fruit and loads of it. I think I was a fruit bat in a previous life! Also I collect salad dressing. Heinz beans and eggs for my British breakfasts!

Guilty pleasure: Haagen-Dazs pralines and cream Ice Cream and any murder detective TV series. Bingo!
Beauty product that should be invented: I have hair issues sometimes so I’d like a spray that doesn’t make my hair stringing and adds weightless bounce to my curls without making them static. Kind of a magical comb through volume spray! Or shoes that massage your feet whilst not being a danger in the rain…. Obviously!

Beauty tip for readers: Pop a more vibrant eye shadow color just under your lower lash line to give you a more edgy look. Choose a color that complements your eye color and smoke it out using a bigger blending brush. Great to achieve a confident, sexy look! I use ‘Bitten’ by Make-up Geek or ‘Coppering’ by MAC.


You can follow Emma on Instagram @EmmaSlaterDance 

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