Friday, May 6, 2011

Retro Makeup

It'd finally here! All you ladies who loved Vintage Hairstyling, this is a book for you.
Retro Makeup: Techniques for applying the Vintage Look is a history and application guide for vintage cosmetic styles.



It starts with a brief history on the acceptance of makeup at the beginning of the 20th century and continues to explain in detail the styles, colors and techniques for applying makeup to look like the 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s and 1960s. Included in each decade are step-by-step directions on full makeup styles inspired by famous women such as Josephine Baker in the 1920s, Jean Harlow in the 1930s, Rita Hayworth in the 1940s, Marilyn Monroe in the 1950s, and Twiggy in the 1960s.


Recreate the glamorous looks from the past.