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1960’s Fashion – Get the Makeup Look of Wanda Jackson

Wanda Jackson

I’m going to go out and say it, Wanda Jackson is badass. The Queen of Rockabilly is in her 70’s and still rocks out (she’s on tour this year). She has influenced so many creative types throughout the years. I am happy that she finally got the recognition that she deserves (she was FINALLY inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2009). Wanda is still a glamorous stone-cold fox that still wears rhinestones and sports big hair. To me she was always… Continue reading | 4 Comments

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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

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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

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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

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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