Dita Von Teese Inspired Make up Look

A Sunday night with no kids and hoping to go out somewhere nice with the other half. I’m hoping a romantic meal but either way I have plenty of time to get ready as the other half is still stuck in work. What better way to relax and get in the mood for a great evening than doing my favourite pin up girl look. Nude eye shadow, black eyeliner with a flick and red lips. This time I went for a Dita Von Teese inspired look with minimum products but maximum results. Here is what I used:

  • Garnier Miracle Skin Perfector BB Cream Sensitive – Light
  • MAC Select Moisturecover – NW15
  • MAC Blot Powder – or any anti shine powder you tend to use.
  • Diego Dalla Palma Snow White Palette – Destiny and Battleground
  • Illamasqua Eye Liner Cake – Mislead
  • Urban Decay 24/7 Glide On Eye Pencil – Yeyo (Use this on the lower lash waterline to open your eyes up making them look bigger)
  • MAC Lip Pencil – Redd
  • MAC Lipstick – Russian Red (Simply the best red ever, I love all my red lipsticks but this is my go to colour.)

 

Marilyn Monroe : 50th Anniversary Look

A little late as I haven’t had the time to put it up, it was the 50th anniversary of the stars death on the 5th August. To commemorate the great star here is a look inspired by her, Pin up style with Red Lips. It’s still a very popular look with the likes of Dita Von Teese and one of my favourites. Take a look:

Face

  • MAC Prep + Prime
  • MAC Studio Fix Foundation – NC15
  • Vivo – Under Eye Concealer Roll-On – Light
  • MAC Powder Blush – Frankly Scarlet
  • Vivo Baked Blush – Rouge Shimmer

 

Eyes

 

Lips

  • MUA Lip Liner – Red Drama
  • MAC Lipstick – Russian Red
  • Vivo Lacquer Shine Lip Gloss – Sunrise