1920s make-up

Is this the best 20s make-up tutorial on YouTube?

There are plenty of Twenties make-up videos on YouTube, but few are historically accurate. If you're looking for the real deal, with plenty of historical references and details thrown in as extra info, check...
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Winter beauty special: how to get great skin

The fabulous Issidora, a make-up artist to the stars, knows the secret to great, luminous skin, despite the irritations winter weather can bring. Here she shares some top tips on how to look fab the vintage...
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Thirties make-up tutorial

Need help making the best out of your facial features with a little make-up? Then check out this short 1936 make-up video tutorial 'Secrets of Make-up', which shows how to get the best cupids bow lips and...
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Flappers – how to do Twenties make-up

The Roaring Twenties heralded liberation for the fairer sex, from the abandonment of the corset to the celebration of the pillar-box red pout - so if you want to revamp your look, the fresh faces of the...
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Review: Irresistible Me Hair Extensions

Until now I have been a hair extensions snob. For some reason I just couldn't see how I could make them work for me as I like a simple, no-fuss every day look or Sixties styling. Then a friend of mine wore the...
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Vintage style – five blonde icons

Here are five  influential blondes whose golden tresses have found many imitators and even more admirers. Jean Harlow The original platinum blonde, Harlow is recognized as one of the most gifted and...
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Tried and tested: the best red lipsticks!

One of the easiest ways to add a touch of vintage glamour to your makeup is to wear red lipstick. It adds a sense of occasion to the mundane, and can transform you from office worker to Hollywood starlet at...
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Vintage style tip: beauty spots

One of the trademarks of timeless sex appeal is the beauty spot. A true vintage bombshell look doesn't seem complete without it. It's something modern day burlesque queens like Dita von Teese and Immodesty...