makeup instruction

1960’s Fashion – Get the Makeup Look of Claudine Auger

Claudine Auger

OK, I’m so out of practice and I’m trying to get back in the swing of things. Here’s a look inspired by the beautiful Bond Girl, Claudine Auger.

FACE: Under the eyes with a concealer brush, I applied e.l.f. All Over Cover Stick in Apricot Beige. With a kabuki brush, I applied Neutrogena Mineral Sheers Powder Foundation in Classic Ivory. I applied a small amount of Clarins Blush Prodige in Rosewood, a neutral shade, to the cheeks with a blush… Continue reading | 8 Comments

makeup instruction, vintage

1960’s Fashion – Get the Makeup Look of Britt Ekland

Britt Ekland

Oh, Britt Ekland, actress, Bond Girl, singer, and ex-wife of a Stray Cat. I like a women that can tell a story and you know that Britt has stories. I’m not sure about the exact date of this photograph of Britt. I’m going to guess late 60’s, early 70’s. I love this look for summer. You can see her freckles and I love the peach blush and lip color. Here’s what I did to get a similar look to Britt Ekland’s here:

FACE: I’ve already mentioned that you… Continue reading | 4 Comments

makeup instruction, vintage

1970’s Fashion – Get the Makeup Look of Rita Lee

Rita Lee

I love Rita Lee. I love any woman that plays a theremin. Here’s my non-fussy simple early 1970’s makeup look inspired by Rita Lee here:

FACE: Rita’s freckles show through. I applied Lancôme Beinfait Multi-Vital Tinted Moisturizer in Sand for sheer coverage. I need more coverage under the eyes, so I applied Covergirl Simply Ageless Concealer in Corrector with my fingers. I took a fluffy brush and applied Clarins Loose Powder in Beige to the t-zone. On the cheeks… Continue reading | 2 Comments

makeup instruction, vintage

1960’s Fashion – Get the Makeup Look of Mia Farrow

Mia Farrow

Mia Farrow is such a fashion icon and one of those people whose style I can never copy. I’m not gamine enough. But, that’s not going to stop me from attempting this 1960’s makeup look of the beautiful Mia Farrow. Here’s what I did to get a similar look:

FACE: I evened out my complexion with a tinted moisturizer. I used Jouer Luminizing Moisture Tint in Golden and blended with my fingers. I went with a tinted moisturizer for freckles to show through… Continue reading | 2 Comments

makeup instruction, vintage

1950’s Fashion – Get the Makeup Look of Jane Powell

Jane Powell magazine cover

Here’s a 1951 Motion Picture magazine cover of actress Jane Powell. It’s a classic early 1950’s look featuring bold lips and minimal eye makeup. Here’s what I did to get a similar Jane Powell look:

FACE: I applied Guerlain Lingerie de Peau Foundation in Beige Clair with a foundation brush. Using a concealer brush, I applied e.l.f. All Over Cover Stick in Apricot Beige under my eyes and over dark spots. With my fancy shmancy Caron Powder Puff, I applied Caron La