It has been over 50 years since Marilyn Monroe died but up to now, she still remains as one of the most significant icons of the 20th century pop culture. The American actress, singer and model was a well-known sex symbol during the 1950s. Her beauty, style, and sexiness is still being copied up to this day. Long lashes, red lips and bedroom eyes are the foundation for achieving a look like Hollywood’s most famous blond starlet, Marilyn Monroe. In this video, Lauren Curtis recreates the 50’s most glamorous look Marilyn Monroe – Iconic Make-up Inspired.
Marilyn Monroe’s makeup has been the model of Glamour Girl makeup since the 1950s. While Marilyn already had a good hold of cosmetics and glamour in her “Norma Jean” days, her look was polished by the studios, most of all through the genius of her personal makeup artist.
Even though Marilyn Monroe’s life was cut short at the age of 36, her legacy and iconic style lives on. From movies and music to magazines and advertisements, Hollywood still manages to be inspired and influenced by Marilyn’s glamorous life and epic beauty.
Marilyn Monroe‘s unique and breathtaking beauty has been the goal of many a makeup guide since she first appeared. But, looking like Marilyn is a pretty difficult prospect. But thanks to modern technology, by which YouTube and online blogs, it is possible to do Marilyn Monroe inspired look.
Check out this awesome video and Learn how to do Marilyn Monroe – Iconic Make-up Inspired!
Step 1 – Start by applying foundation.
Step 2 – Next apply Translucent Powder all over your face to set the foundation and make it even.
Step 3 – Now apply bronzer and contour.
Step 4- Next apply blush on onto the apples of your cheeks.
Step 5 – Now do your eyebrows.
Step 6 – Apply highlighter, onto your cheekbones.
Step 7 – Apply eye shadow base onto your eyelids.
Step 8 – Now start applying eye shadow.
Step 9 – Next you can now apply eyeliner.
Step 10 -Take a brown shadow and apply onto your lower lash followed by applying a eyeliner in white onto your water line.
Step 11 -Curl your lashes,
Step 12 – Then apply mascara onto your upper on lower lashes.
Step 13 – Apply false eye lashes.
Step 14 – For your lips, line your lips using a lip liner, then apply lipstick Lipstick in Cherry in the inner portion of your lips afterwards.
Step 15 – And now apply lipstick in Red Fever. Then take you nyx matte Lip Cream in Spicy and apply.
Step 16 – Finish off the lips by applying lip gloss.
Step 17 – Make a mole by using eyeliner in black, then fill it up by using liquid eyeliner.
And you’re done, you now have a Marilyn Monroe – Iconic Make-up Inspired!